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Hiv Risk And Hot Tub

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Risk in hot tubs again

Hi, rick! Sorry to trouble you again, but reading some of the recent questions about the survival of HIV outside the body, I ask you permission to think that you might be neglecting the significancy of the research carried out by the CDC-USA....
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Hi. Thank you for your question. If you re-read the questions regardingsurvival of HIV outside the body ("How long does HIV survive outside thebody?", and "Can I get HIV from handling rented adult video tapes?"), youwill note... Read more »

Anal fissure, hot tub and HIV

Hi there,My name is Damien and I recently went to a sauna. I stayed in the hot tub (which, by the... Read more »

Hot Tub Escapades

Dear Dr. Frascino,About 5 years ago I did some very dumb things with a high risk female. Soon... Read more »

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Day 1 of the Women's HIV/AIDS Advocacy and Leadership Summit: HIV Itself May Be a "Hot Mess," but the Women Living With It Are Not

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Hot Tubs

Posted by nez, 3 Replies
Hello people I have tested Negative a few times now and tonight I went to a Hot Tub where gay men go to have sex I was there alone and now I am scared that I could have put myself at risk again.
I asked the owners of the Hot Tubs if I could get HIV... Read more »

Ryan Kull said / hot tubs and saunas

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Ryan said to sit on a towel when in the sauna so this would mean that HIV can be spread from sitting on it or having it on your body.

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shower stalls and hot tbs

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Has there been a study to see if people have gotten infected from shower stalls or hot tubs ?

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Hot Damn!!!

Posted by AIDS2HIV, 7 Replies
Its hotter than powder burns on a Dick Cheney Huntin' Trip....Holy sm0kes* Read more »