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Hiv Transmission Hotlines

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Ask the Experts

Does Saliva Really Kill HIV? CDC hotline is confusing me! PLEASE PLEASE DR. BOB

Dr. Bob:ive read many of your postings which have been extremely helpful and educational.i was struck by two postings that discussed exposure to pre-cum when performing oral sex, and that there are chemicals in saliva that can kill hiv. now i know...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,My claims about extremely low HIV transmission risk are based on the results of recently reported scientific epidemiological studies. Yes, we know there are components in saliva that tend to inhibit HIV, but we do not yet clearly understand the... Read more »

Different Stories from Doctor and HIV Hotline

Dear Mr. Kull,Last April I performed oral sex on a female prostitute. The risk I thought was low... Read more »

What services can a hotline provide?

I am doing a report and I need to find hotline numbers about AIDS and what services they provide.... Read more »
Articles
Rick Sowadsky, M.S.P.H.

What Services Can an HIV/AIDS Hotline Provide?

Want to talk to someone about HIV/AIDS prevention or treatment? A hotline is a great way to go. Some hotlines provide information about HIV transmission, symptoms, testing, etc. Others provide treatment information or list the latest clinical... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

PRI's "The World" Profiles U.S.-Trained Ethiopian Resident Running "Novel" HIV/AIDS Hotline

"The World " -- a co-production of BBC World Service , PRI and WGBH Boston -- on Monday profiled Sofnias Nega, a U.S.-trained Ethiopian who runs an HIV/AIDS telephone hotline in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Although such hotlines are "commonplace" in... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Ethiopians Clamor to Call Country's First Toll-Free AIDS Hotline

A new toll-free hotline set up to provide Ethiopians with HIV/AIDS information has been flooded with calls since it began last week, officials said today. The service, known as Wegen AIDS Talkline, is accessible by telephone at number 952 with no... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

At Your Service: About the AIDS Hotline

The California AIDS Hotline, a program of the San Francisco AIDS Foundation, provides information about HIV and AIDS, emotional support, and referrals in English, Spanish, and Filipino dialects to all residents of California. It is staffed by more... Read more »
Connect With Others

Hotline says risk but web says no risk...thoughts?

Posted by Dex, 2 Replies
Made out with a girl a few times when I had canker sores. Called a testing center/hotline to check my risk. They said...

"there have been a 'few' reported cases of HIV transmission because they were specific circumstances e.g. known HIV partner and... Read more »

this is wut they told me at hotline!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I got my phone and decided to call the hotline to see wut they had to say about my case. To those not familiar with my case i told them about going to a strip club, kissing a sex worker, and waking up with a sore on my lip, supposing she bit me.... Read more »

HIV hotlines

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Can someone tell me why hotline counselors are the scariest people on the planet. I called the nyc hotline and told the lady that I recieved oral sex with a condom from a prostitute and she said I participated in a high risk activity. Stupid risk... Read more »

NYS HIV/AIDS Hotlines

Posted by Anonymous
If someone want to hear about the three month window period can call NYS HIV/AIDS HOTLINES and they can explain the window and why you can trust your test at 3 month and maybe give you all a number how many that are positive at 3 month(The CDC study) Read more »