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Hiv Risk Mouth To Mouth Resuscitation

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Trauma Resuscitation Differing opinions

Dr. Bob,I recently wrote to you in a message titled "Trauma Resuscitation". Due to some questioning, my colleagues and I called the national healthcare workers PEP hotline (this was before you were able to address my question). One specialist said...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...projectile vomiting and some of it landed in my mouth and eyes. There was no way I could have avoided this. I do not think there is a risk of HIV transmission, however, the hospital put me on Viread and Combivir as a precaution. The patient was... Read more »

HIV risk-unusual transmission?? (MOUTH TO MOUTH CHAMPAGNE, SAKE, AND SHOTS, 2010))

Two months ago I was at a party where a man grabbed me and transferred champagne from his mouth to... Read more »

Trauma resuscitation

While part of a trauma resuscitation, I was splashed by an HIV+ patient. I was gowned, gloved, and... Read more »
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10 Tips for the Media on How to Stop Screwing Up HIV/AIDS Coverage

...condom use when in an abusive relationship. She said she would do what it took to not get "beat on" and that meant keeping her mouth shut about using protection. While feminism in the U.S. has made many strides , there are many who have been... Read more »
The Well Project

Oral Sex: What's the Real Risk for HIV?

...activity, people have reportedlybecome infected with HIV in this way. A number of studies have tried todetermine the exact level of risk of oral sex, but it can be difficult to getaccurate information from study participants. Since oral sex is... Read more »
The Well Project

Older Women: At Risk for HIV Infection

...don't have sex, many senior women aresexually active and some are injection-drug users. Older women can actually beat greater risk for HIV infection then younger women with the same behaviorsbecause they have thinner vaginal walls and other... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Safer Injection Guidelines That Can Reduce Health Risks Including Getting Infected With HIV or Hep

...bleach is in contact with what's being cleaned for at least 2 minutes. This is different from the usual guidelines for killing HIV. The Hepatitis viruses are hardier than HIV, and therefore more difficult to destroy. It has not been proven that... Read more »
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OPEN MOUTH KISSING NIGHTMARE?

Posted by AussieDude, 4 Replies
...Can u get HIV from open mouth Kissing..If I have done Open mouth kissing with a Girl for 5 mins regularly.. With Clothes on.. I mean JUST KISSING.. PLease Read more »

Burning mouth

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...After an exposure i have my mouth burning all the time, i have kissed a girl with aid lots of time, since that exposure lots of things appeared in my mouth Read more »

Tooth cavity and Oral

Posted by worriedsic, 1 Reply
...post about the ARS symptoms. I wanted to add that I know I had a cavity at the time, so I am not sure how that would affect my risk. If anyone knows... please chime in, because googling isnt helping me. Thanks, worriedsic Read more »

Risk of mouth to mouth tranmission during threesom

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...with the other guy. Probably 2 to five minutes after. i don't believe the guy ejaculated. what are my risks of this open mouth kiss. scared and confused. Any input would help. Thank you. Read more »