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Hiv And Prostitution In The Us

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Scared about acquiring HIV from prostitute

1. I am the dumbest person alive 2. I made one mistake that I am never going to do again for the rest of my life, and I am also going to regret it until the day I diehere is the story (as brief as I can make it). I am a heterosexual male in his mid...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Your HIV-acquisition risk is low. Your guilty conscience and feeling that you deserve to be punished for your lapse in judgment are your Read more »

Risk of HIV contraction after protected sex with prostitute

Hi,I recently went to a massage parlour in macau and one thing led to another and had protected sex... Read more »

Previous article on Prostitutes with an HIV Positive client

Hey Doc, I read an article in POZ a few months ago concerning a trial where about 100 prostitutes... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Utah: Senate Panel Approves HIV Prostitution Bill

...bill that would make it a third-degree felony for persons who know they are HIV-positive to work as prostitutes or to solicit sex workers. Utah already tests arrested sex workers and their customers for HIV and informs them of their results. SB... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Maryland: Targeting Link Between HIV, Prostitution and Addiction

...health. Dr. William Blattner, co-director of the Baltimore City Commission on HIV/AIDS, plans to raise the issue of city sex workers at the group's next meeting on Dec. 14. He suggested some "tough questions" need to be asked about the city's... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

More Vietnamese Men Get HIV From Prostitutes

... By the end of 2005, an estimated 58,000 Vietnamese will have become infected with HIV after having sex with an HIV-positive prostitute, up from 25,000 in late 2000, Vietnam's Health Ministry said today. The number Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Tennessee: Senate Passes Measure Requiring HIV Tests for Prostitution Convicts

... On Tuesday, the Senate Judiciary Committee passed a measure that would require HIV testing for persons convicted of promoting prostitution. Its companion bill received House approval by a 92-3 vote last month. Read more »
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Does this Study count if a condom was used (help)

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Past history of other STDs clearly correlates with HIV incidence. In a study of men who had other STDs and who used sex workers, every man who seroconverted had a genital ulcer of some kind related to the STD. The authors concluded that men with... Read more »

Penetrative vaginal sex with prostitutes

Posted by Sexy25, 4 Replies
...addicted to sex with prostitutes but would like to stop the habit. No symptoms what so ever Qns: 1. What is my probability of being HIV positive 2.What can I do to stop the habit 3. Are condoms safe with prostitutes? Please advise me. Am... Read more »

hand job by prostitute

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...I received a hand job from a prostitute. Can I get HIV/STD's from this. I am in an exclusive relationship, we don't wear condoms, do I need to be tested before my girlfriend and I Read more »

Worried- Dutchman, Chiquilla, Others- Help!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Four and a half years ago (November 1999), I had a protected encounter with a sex worker. After sex, I noticed blood on my condom. However, I quickly washed up and forgot about it to proceed with my life. Two months Read more »