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Hiv Risk And Hot Tub

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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 way, is not hot at all and very small) for about 20 minutes and got out only to find out that people had sex there. I was told by a guy that he once...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Damien,Your HIV-acquisition risk from soaking in a "not hot at all" hot tub that had been spunked up by horned-up hotties before you got in is nonexistent.Regarding your anal fissure, you should have that Read more »

BIG BEAR OR BUST!

You're my only way for a relaxing vacation :)O.k so Ive been having HIV anxiety. We are leaving to... Read more »

Hot tubs, whirlpool baths

I am an HIV POZ male living with my wife who is Negative and sometimes grandchildren who are... Read more »
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Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, July 6, 2009

...is quick and anonymous -- click here to get started ! STRANGE BUT TRUE   Can You Get HIV From a Hot Tub? I was given a handjob in a hot Jacuzzi tub, and I ejaculated in the tub. However, I noticed that about five... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

How HIV Is Spread

...Transmitted Insect Bites Casual Contact/Sharing Food or Dishes Donating Blood Swimming Pools and Hot Tubs Pets/Animals Contact With Saliva, Tears, Sweat, Feces or Urine HIV Survival... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Understanding Genital Herpes

...sex or close skin-to-skin contact, for example. The virus is spread rarely, if at all, by objects such as a toilet seat or hot tub. Reduce Your Risk of Spreading Herpes People with herpes should follow a few simple steps to avoid spreading the... Read more »
The Body

Life, Love, Sex, HIV and Other Unscheduled Events

...delay disclosure until mutual trust was established with a partner? Well, that would depend on what state or country the hot hot tub of hotties was located. In Iowa, an HIVer who had an undetectable viral load was sentenced to 25 years in prison... Read more »
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need some answers

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...getting infected from vaginal intercourse from one time exposure? With someone's status unknown and not sure of ejaculation in a hot tub. Read more »

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 Read more »

I need some help :(

Posted by nervouswreck, 2 Replies
...know that some people have it and do not know, so I am kind of in the dark on this one. The sexual encounter took place in a hot tub (if that matters please let me know, I've read that the virus is very fragile.) Lasted only a very brief time,... Read more »

You scared...READ THIS!!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...urine, sweat, tears * shared food * casual contact (kissing, hugging, etc...) * toilet seats * swimming pools, hot tubs * someone who is HIV- TESTING AND DIAGNOSIS OF HIV If you get symptoms of an initial HIV infection they... Read more »