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Safe Sex Covers More Than HIV, Right?

Hi Doc,I had an episode of unprotected oral (recieved a blowjob).The doctor prescribed me 2 grams Azithromycin 1 day after the encounter followed by 400 gms Cefixime the following day (i.e. 2 days after). He said this was a prophylaxis (?) against...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi T.V.,Is this correct? No, I would not recommend such empiric treatment for "an episode of unprotected oral." Yes, the dose of azithromycin would treat a confirmed case of Chlamydia and yes, cefixime can be used to treat resistant strains of... Read more »

No HIV - right to AIDS

My doctor is so busy that he doesn't take the little things serious. I feel like going off my... Read more »

Prevention equals condoms. Period. Right? (HIV PREVENTION SPECTRUM 2009)

Dr. B,HIV prevention isn't all that complicated. Just use condoms. End of story. Right?Zeb Read more »
Articles
Human Rights Watch

Macedonia: Group Wins HIV and Rights Award

... University students hold red ribbons during an HIV/AIDS awareness rally on World AIDS day in Chengdu, Sichuan province on December 1, 2009. © 2009 Reuters. Vienna -- Healthy Read more »
Lambda Legal

15 Presidential Steps for HIV Rights

...immigration, and federal incarceration and detention. The resulting document -- "Critical Civil Rights Issues for People Living With HIV/AIDS in the United States: A To-Do List for the New U.S. Administration's First 100 Days" -- identifies... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

HIV Rights for Teens

...person has the right to an anonymous HIV test. You can get an anonymous test at most public health clinics. [Check with the AIDS legal council nearest you for the laws in your state.] However, if you go to your regular doctor for an HIV test, the... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

How to Guarantee Women's and Girls' Sexual and Reproductive Rights in the HIV/AIDS Response?

...Presentation by Wanda Nowicka Moderator Mabel Bianco Women's and Girls' Sexual and Reproductive Rights in the Context of the HIV/AIDS Response in Asia Presented by Vincent Crisostomo Challenges for Guaranteeing Universal Access to... Read more »
Connect With Others

HIV will die within 20 mins out of body, right?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I heard that HIV in blood or semen cannot survive for more than 20 minutes if it exposes to air and remains on a surface, e.g. table, in a cup. Read more »

Nutrition and HIV: Loosing rights to choose

Posted by bradford, 1 Reply
...for HIV and AIDS, instead I chose vitamin supplements as a means to boost my immune system and stay healthy. I did not take HIV/AIDS medications for 13 years, out of the 20 years I have been infected! It wasnt until 1997, I first realized the... Read more »

HIV chat rooms?

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...Does anyone know of any chatrooms for teens/young adults with HIV? Any other resources? Read more »

What made you finally get tested?

Posted by FeelsGood2BMe, 1 Reply
...For me it was a rumor that an ex-boyfriend gave his new partner HIV. Up until that point, I'm embarrassed to say that I had only been tested ONCE previously in my entire life. That scare hit so Read more »