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Hiv through earrings

Posted by Gianerick, 1 Reply
My friend gave me a pair of earrings , he told me he put them on the day before and that he desinfect them , i cleaned them with water only and put them on , problem is i dont know if he has hiv and i dont believe him either about desinfect them... Read more »

Needle prick jokes at school !

Posted by Gianerick, 1 Reply
Hey i have posted here two times before , first for hiv through earrings and someone told me i was ok and that i didnt have nothing !

Then i posted about fingering a girl called ( hand sex) and they told me that fingering is no hiv risk from that ! Read more »

Christmas for us Pozer's

Posted by Survivor, 9 Replies
Sooooo..... Whats on your agenda for Christmas? Are going have one?? Or are you all tied up in hiv/aids crap??

Well, for me and William...
We put up our Christmas tree and decorated the house very nicely and tastefully.. Will has all these... Read more »

I'm so scared.

Posted by Anonymous
My results are due in Monday. I called the doctor's office today to see if maybe by some chance they were in today (today is the fifth day since the test)....but I woke up this morning with a horrible pain behind my left ear....now the earring hole... Read more »

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Puncturing Toe with Earring in Swimming Pool

Is there any risk of HIV or Hepatitis by stepping on and puncturing my toe in a swimming pool with someone elses earring? I did have to pull the earring out and there was some bleeding as it went in quite far. Thank you....
Erik Glenn, M.A.

Response from Erik Glenn, M.A.

Chicago Black Gay Mens Caucus
Thanks for your question,For HIV, there is absolutely no risk (the contact needs to be directly with the person living with HIV, which was not the case).For Hepatitis, the water in the swimming pool would most probably wash away blood left on the... Read more »

can AIDs be transmitted through sharing earrings?

can AIDs be transmitted through sharing earrings, i only did it once, just curious...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
No. Please direct future HIV related questions to the HIV forum.... Read more »

Safe Cleansing of Earrings

Hi,I recently purchased a secondhand pair of pierced earrings. I have not worn them yet and, to be on the safe side, I have boiled them in water and cleaned them with antiseptic. Is this sufficient to ensure minimum risk of HIV or Hep C and does...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
I would not consider this a risk. Earrings pass through well-healed (epithelialized) holes in the skin that do not pose a risk.... Read more »

Semen-ized Earrings That Haunt Me

I searched through all the questions I could find involving piercings, and nothing quite matched what I am worried about.I had an encounter, we used a condom but semen ended up all over my chest. Im not entirely sure about the splash power of semen,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Haunted Earring Gal,The splash and bounce power of spunk is directly related to the power of the single-barreled pump-action yogurt rifle and just how "loaded" it was before firing off. Nonetheless, your worries are completely... Read more »
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