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How Long Do I Wait To Get Tested After Deep Kissing

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kissing with bad gums

Hey Mr. Frascino. I am donating when I get back to the States for Thanksgiving and can more easily pay with USD. I am currently out of the country and stressing out with my recent downturn in health. You can say I am already tense about the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello JM,Kissing, even with bad gums, is not considered a risk for HIV transmission. Just remember the lyrics to the old song: "You must remember Read more »

$50 Testing Q&A

I had an incident 2 1/2 - 3 years ago (not sure if it was 2 1/2 years or 3 years ago) It was... Read more »

Oral Surgery Increased Oral Sex & Kiss Exposure

Hi Dr Bob:I hope you are doing well. I won't sugar coat it but simply get to the stupid facts. ... Read more »
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The Well Project

HIV Transmission

...fluids in any context. Don't worry too much about rare cases. For instance, there is one documented case of transmission from deep or "French" kissing -- in two people who had terrible dental problems. However, the odds of getting HIV from... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...fountain, a door knob, dishes, drinking glasses, food, or pets. HIV is not an airborne or food-borne virus, and it does not live long outside the body. Although contact with blood and other body substances can occur in households, transmission... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

What Is AIDS?

...HIV being transmitted by tears or saliva, but it is possible to be infected with HIV through oral sex or in rare cases through deep kissing, especially if you have open sores in your mouth or bleeding gums. For more information, see the following... Read more »
Project Inform

Tesamorelin and Excess Deep Belly Fat

...Design Side Effects Study Results Project Inform's Perspective Introduction Studied as a way to reduce excess deep belly fat, the synthetic human growth hormone releasing factor called tesamorelin may be approved by the FDA in... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...stupid that I regret. I let a female who I met at a club a few weeks ago perform oral sex on me unprotected. we also did some deep kissing. the reason I am worried is that even though Ive heard there is a very small risk and that there arent any... Read more »

My friend is freaking out...

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...guess she's a bit OCD. I'm hoping some of you good people will write in, maybe your info can help her relax. Sorry for the long post and thanks in advance. Read more »

i am that "lucky"?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...i.Ok my story is,that i had my first kiss by a girl i dont know.I was in a bar and she kissed me.Ok, it lasted for a minute(deep kissing).I cant remember, if i had any cuts or sores or whatever in my mouth,neither i dont know about her.She says... Read more »

Deep Kissing

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I dont realy know how to explain, ive been deep kissing a girl in advanced hiv status, since that exposure that someone said theres now risk i have been with candidiasis, angular Read more »