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Hiv Hetero Couples Advice

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Hetero Unprotected Vaginal - Terrified of HIV

Dr. Bob, I am terrified and I'll be brief. Me- 29yo healthy US maleIncident - Visited massage parlour in montreal and performed unprotected oral on french canadian female "masseuse". Started protected vaginal but condom broke and was...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,1.The HIV statistic you quote for unprotected insertive penile-vaginal sex is an estimate and presumes your partner is confirmed to be HIV positive. Your estimated per-act statistical risk would be less, as we don't know the status of... Read more »

Hetero-Contact

Dr. Frascino,I am writing in the hopes that you can clarify what I consider to be a massive... Read more »

Hetero Pos Son, 24, Despairs of ever having Love in his life

Dear Dr. Bob:My son is straight and has gone 4+ years without sexual expression and now is feeling... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

WHO Releases Guidance on Couples Testing, Counseling, Including ART for Discordant Couples

The WHO on Wednesday released its new 54-page "Guidance on couples HIV testing and counselling, including antiretroviral therapy (ART) for treatment and prevention in serodiscordant couples: Recommendations for a public health approach ," according... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

WHO Guidelines Encourage Couples HIV Testing and Counselling and Use of Antiretroviral Treatment for Prevention

In Canada, an estimated 83% of new HIV infections in 2008 occurred through sexual transmission, either among men who have sex with men (47%) or heterosexual men and women (36%). Among both groups a large number of these sexual HIV transmissions... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New York: School AIDS Efforts Assailed

Concerned that students are having problems accessing health advice and condoms at New York City high schools, the Community HIV/AIDS Mobilization Project (CHAMP) yesterday launched a "Find the Condom in Your Schools" campaign. The nonprofit wants... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New HIV Cases Among Married Couples in Thailand Increasing, Survey Says

The percentage of new HIV cases recorded among married couples in Thailand has increased from 38.7% of new diagnoses in 2005 to 40% of new diagnoses in 2006, according to a recent survey by Thailand's Department of Disease Control , Thailand's ... Read more »
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support groups for heteros

Posted by BrianInNJ, 1 Reply
I just found out I am HIV+ about 3 weeks ago. I am a straight male and wanted to know if there are other people out there in my same position. I have seen lots of support groups for gay men but not for straight men. If anyone knows of groups that... Read more »

Hetero-risk ????

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
My husband and I have been married for five years and have both tested negative long after any possible exposures. About five months ago a female friend we have known around 8 years came over and we decided to have a 3some. It basically turned... Read more »

Maintaining a Hetero Neg/POS relationship

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
We just recently found out my partner (male) has been infected - I am negative - My fears are huge and my knowledge is limited but growing daily.

How safe can sex be? How to keep a clean enviroment? What about preparing meals? What about children's... Read more »

any support for hetero guys?

Posted by idontjudge, 6 Replies
hi, I'm new at the body and was browsing through when I noticed that the focus seemed to be on gay guys and women. Don't get me wrong, I have found wonderful support from these groups but I wonder if there are any straight guys with this? p.s.... Read more »