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Hiv And Ways To Get It

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can i get hiv this way? (please help, will donate 40 dollars)

Hi Doctor, I was cuddling with this guy in the shower, and he started rubbing his penis against mine... and within 2 mins he ejaculated on me before i even know it! I am pretty worried, since his semen might have caught on my penis (there is a...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Your HIV-acquisition risk is negligible to nonexistent. It would be extremely unlikely that a sufficient amount of fresh HIV-tainted spunk Read more »

can you transmit hiv in others ways

i have been diagonosed as a possible elite controller i have been postive for 8 yr with an... Read more »

Can I get hiv this way?

Okay so a couple weeks ago. I was peeing at a friends house, and a little bit got on the toilet... Read more »
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What Do You Think Is the Best Way to Fight HIV/AIDS Stigma?

...lives. In fact, because of the ways it creeps into and clouds judgment on other aspects of the epidemic, many who are living with HIV/AIDS and/or working in the field believe that stigma is the greatest barrier to fighting HIV/AIDS. So how do we... Read more »
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"I Talk Because": A Better Way to Do HIV/AIDS Awareness Ads

...campaign " I Talk Because ... ." The concept is simple. Anyone can shoot and upload a video sharing why he or she talks about HIV/AIDS. Think "It Gets Better," but with HIV instead. "I Talk Because ..." was started in 2009 by New York City... Read more »
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HIV Frontlines: In Newark, N.J., an HIV/AIDS Advocate Finds New Ways to Reach LGBT African Americans

...and what we learned was that there was no organization, or nobody in the state of New Jersey that was actually addressing the HIV/AIDS epidemic for African-American men, black men, especially gay black men. You said even in 1998, 1999? Yeah,... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Country Leaders Gather in Lisbon to Discuss Ways to Tackle HIV/AIDS

...eight-nation Lusophone Community of Portuguese Language Countries (CPLP) gathered together last week to discuss ways to fight HIV/AIDS, the Portugal News Online reports. As part of the conference, the CPLP was to "sign a memorandum of... Read more »
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Related to HIV in any way?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...any part of my body (generally my limbs). As this is well past the timing for ARS, is there any way this could be related to HIV infection? Even if I was experiencing late ARS, has anyone ever heard of this as a symptom? Cheers. Read more »

Has anyone gotten HIV this way?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
... Has anyone ever gotten HIV from a doctor visit? I realize the case in florida with the dentist is one such instance, but any others? I know I sound crazy Read more »

Can I catch HIV infection this way?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...the presence of mind to discard it? I can't understand. Now I have to live with the thought that I may have exposed myself to HIV infection. I mean, the toilet paper which came into contact with the seat actually also came into contact with my... Read more »

Can I catch HIV this way?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I am really worried about an incident that happened 10 months ago and am freaking out over whether I could have caught HIV infection. I was using a public bathroom and by accident the crotch of my underwear touched the toilet seat. I didn't think Read more »