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Hiv Infected Items

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Is it possible to get HIV from something like this? (INAPPROPRIATE ITEMS SHOVED UP THE BUTT, 2011)

Hi, I did something stupid and I've been wondering could this be serious. I put an old thootbrush and also a tube similar to those of sun umbrellas in my anus I was alone and I was being stupid. I did it a couple of times and than one or two...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi.Dude, you stuck a toothbrush up your butt? How many times have I told you that's not the best way to reach those back molars? As for "a tube similar to a sun umbrella," WOWZA! I have absolutely no idea what you're talking... Read more »

Unsealed items

Can items such as soap and makeup that is not sealed in a store be contaminated with aids if... Read more »


I tried putting a small shampoo bottle up my ass. it is only a small travel size bottle. it got... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

NPR Interviews Co-Founders of Company Selling Traditional Beadwork Items to Raise Funds for HIV/AIDS Programs

NPR's "News & Notes with Ed Gordon " on Thursday included an interview with Mathapelo Ngaka and Barbara Jackson, co-founders of Monkeybiz , a company selling traditional beadwork projects, including some addressing the issue of HIV/AIDS, to... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Florida: Some Items in the House Budget Passed Thursday

The state House on Thursday passed a $65 billion spending plan for next year, a reduction of about $5 billion from this year's budget. Among other cuts, the proposed budget would eliminate the pediatric AIDS network that helps 1,100 children with... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Fears About HIV Transmission in Families With an HIV-Infected Parent: A Qualitative Analysis

Advances in antiretroviral treatment to prevent mother-to-child HIV transmission have made it possible for more HIV-positive parents to have children. But few studies have examined transmission fears that might remain for these families and how they... Read more »
Brown Medical School

Infection Control in the Correctional Setting

Introduction Infection Control Program and Infection Control Committee Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Blood Borne Pathogen (BBP) Exposures Post-Exposure Prophylaxis Isolation Concepts Culinary Services and Food Handlers Laundry ... Read more »
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Key facts about HIV/AIDS - Note Last Item

Posted by ScotCharles, 1 Reply
Key facts about HIV/AIDS
Reuters NewMedia - August 10, 2006
The world's largest international AIDS conference opens in Toronto, on Sunday, 25 years after the epidemic... Read more »

hiv from infected chicken burger...?

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
alright dont make fun of me for asking, but since you can get hiv from oral sex by swallowing semen, what if somebody ejaculated into one of your sandwiches at mcdonalds or any other fast food restaurant? would it be possible to get infected here... Read more »

Possible HIV infection?

Posted by nicole1992, 5 Replies
I had unprotected oral sex on February 9th and I've been worrying myself sick of the risk of possible HIV infection. I know the risks of HIV infection from oral sex is low, but I have some dental issues, like cavities (and a tooth that needs to be... Read more »

Possible Hiv infected but no antibodies produced?

Posted by chris8178, 2 Replies
Could you tell me is it possilble to have hiv with out having antibodies produced post 6 months?

I had unprotected anal sex about 7 months ago and been having some major health (oral) issues.

I have seen a lot of doctors; 3 ents; 2 general docs; 1... Read more »