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

...anus). Dental dams are squares made from latex. Put some water-based lube on oneside of the dental dam or a condom that has been cut open. Then stretch the damor condom over the vagina or anus with the lubed side facing down. This givesyou a thin barrier between your mouth and the vagina or anus. (Some people useplastic food wrap as a barrier. While plastic wrap has been shown to preventthe transmission of herpes infections,...
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I'm HIV+ and an infant bit my face, risky for the infant? (HUMAN BITE, 2010)

Hello Dr. Bob,Although I am well educated on HIV risk and transmission, a recent incident has me very concerned. A little history, I was diagnosed HIV+ over two years ago (11/2007), and started medication in January of this year (Atripla). ...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Concerned HIV+ Uncle,I agree with the information you found in the literature. The risk of acquiring HIV from the little nip your litter nipper Read more »

FACE-SITTING ..... (FACE SITTING 2009)

Bet you never had a question like this before! Is face-sitting a risk for HIV???Zeke
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...foundation's Web site at www.concertedeffort.org. They are warmly appreciated. Be well. Stay well. Happy Holidays. Dr. Bob Does gay men facesitting transmit venereal disease (FACESITTING) Oct 10, 2007 Dear doc, Last night I let a man prostitute... Read more »

PEP and sore neck/ars (PEP AND THE NEED FOR HIV SPECIALIST 2008)

Hi Dr. BobI just finnished PEP (zodivudine, lamivudine, crixivan) a week ago. After taking PEP I had a couple side effects, tingling in the fingers, a tiny bit in the neck and toes an exhaustion. After a while I stated to have a lot of pain in...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...PEP (Kaletra and Truvada) after a potential exposure (4 days ago) and noticed yesterday for a time (and again today) that my face is quite warm and I feel flushed. I have had the usual loose stool, stomach-related side-effects of the meds but I'm... Read more »

Dominatrix - sex toy risk (FACE SITTING 2008)

Dr. Bob, The work you do is appreciated. I will be giving you a big donation at concerted effort. I had an incident 9.5 weeks ago with 2 dominatrixes. One of them placed a vibrator up my rectum (I do not know if it was clean nor do I know if a...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...foundation's Web site at www.concertedeffort.org. They are warmly appreciated.Be well. Stay well. Happy Holidays.Dr. Bob Does gay men facesitting transmit venereal disease (FACESITTING)Oct 10, 2007 Dear doc, Last night I let a man prostitute... Read more »
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IRIS: A Concern for People Starting HIV Therapy

...test for whom is more likely to develop IRIS and more specific answers for knowing when it may happen. It's wise for those who face first line therapy to understand your risks, especially if your immune system is severely damaged. Reporting your... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Herpes Simplex (Cold Sores and Genital Herpes)

...no warning. Herpes can be active without symptoms or visible signs. Herpes simplex virus 1 (HSV1) is the common cause of cold sores (oral herpes) around the mouth. HSV2 normally causes genital herpes. However, through sexual activity, HSV1 can... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Molluscum

...contact. It often spreads through sexual activity. Molluscum can infect any part of the skin, but it is especially common on the face or in the groin and pubic areas. It can be spread from existing lesions to other parts of the body or to other... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Intelence (TMC125, Etravirine)

...right away: Hives or sores in your mouth, or your skin blisters and peels Trouble swallowing or breathing Swelling of your face, eyes, lips, tongue, or throat Fever, yellowing of the skin or whites of the eyes, dark urine, or pain on the... Read more »
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Cold sores /hiv infection

Posted by bug, 2 Replies
...sex with a prostitute and was so drunk(and stupid) i couldn't think of any possible dangers. The prostitute had several cold sores on her body. We had unprotected oral sex (lasted less than a minute) and 2 times protected vaginal sex. Next day i... Read more »

lip sores unprotected oral hiv risk

Posted by smkl, 1 Reply
...protected frottage with her. Also, I did not wash my penis after the oral - and immediately put on the condom I dont know her hiv/std status- so I am worried and wanted to ask the foll: 1) Is HIV transmission possible in this case-(I did not... Read more »

Blood on hands= HIV?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...sores on my hands. The bathroom didnt have soap but I washed it repeatedly with water until the blood was gone. Do you think I faced exposure? Read more »

Maybe it is not HIV

Posted by chrisbadmushroom, 3 Replies
...have gradually lost some of the fatigue but now deal many infections (thrush,EBV,psoriasis,low testosterone,low b-12, mouth sores,ect) these are real symptoms. I have been dealing with this (virus) for over 2 years without success. I believe this... Read more »