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HIV Contraction?

I recently had a date with this awesome guy, whom i knew was HIV positive, I wrote a research paper on HIV and AIDS a week before so I thought I knew the risks. At the end of the date we kissed and I ended up going down on him, one lick on his... ;)...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...buddy goodnight and ended up with his tallywhacker playing tonsil hockey in your mouth? WOW. That must have been some kiss.Your HIV-acquisition risk is negligible at best. Oral sex is considered to have only a very low risk for HIV transmission.... 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 »

HIV contraction

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Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Lawsuit Prompts U.S. State Department to Strengthen Protections of HIV-Positive Contract Workers

...reprinted from kff.org with permission from the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. You can view the entire Kaiser Daily U.S. HIV/AIDS Report , search the archives, and sign up for email delivery. © Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. All... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

KCET's "Life and Times" Examines How Black, Latino Women in Los Angeles County Are Contracting HIV From Former Prison Inmates

...death among black and Latino women in their 20s and 30s in Los Angeles County, Calif., in part because many of them contract HIV from partners who have been released from prison. Women traditionally have not been seen as part of a group at high... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hawaii: HIV Contract Awarded to East-West Center

...Family Health International has awarded Honolulu's East-West Center a $98,000 contract to provide technical support for Vietnam's HIV national estimates and projections for 2007. The FHI contract also extends an ongoing analysis and advocacy... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Infants Born to HIV-Positive Women With Herpes More Likely to Contract HIV, Study Says

... Infants born to HIV-positive women diagnosed with genital herpes during pregnancy are more likely to contract HIV, according to a study published Read more »
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HIV contraction possible in this scenario?

Posted by Melissa_Rowan, 1 Reply
...wiped my nose with my shirt , my nose in which was sore and raw from a cold. Theoretically if the blood on my shirt was from an HIV+ person and I did wipe my sore and raw nose, is transmission possible? (I didn't have a bloody nose or anything) ... Read more »

Penis Glans and the risk of contracting HIV

Posted by dopey33, 3 Replies
...penis. I immediately washed my penis with warm water and dry it up. I am concern because online it talks about how you can get HIV if any contaminated fluids goes as far as touching the glans. Please confirm if this is true or not. I have no... Read more »

Likelihood of contracting HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...things even worse by possibly getting this girl pregnant). I saw my doctor, and she said it's less likely for a guy to contract HIV from a girl -- in other words, not nearly as likely as it is for a girl to contract HIV from a guy via vaginal... Read more »

My 7 yr anxiety of contracting HIV

Posted by XManifest, 1 Reply
...Hi there, I have a had a fear of AIDS for the past 6 years. So bad that I could not study for my final exams. this fear is not due to unprotected casual sex or needles, Read more »