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How Long Do I Wait To Get Tested After Kissing Sore In Mouth

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kissing (MOUTH TO MOUTH CHAMPAGNE, SAKE, AND SHOTS, 2010)

i went to a strip bar 6 weeks ago and was with a girl who twice gushed champagne in my mouth ....very small qty went straight inside ....not in my mouth for a second also and even kissed for less than three seconds ...no wet kissing in either case...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...risk of secondhand shots administered mouth-to-mouth. If HIV were that easy to transmit, it would have wiped out the planet long ago. The theoretical chances of Sake Spitter being HIV positive and having open, bleeding wounds in her mouth, such... Read more »

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open mouth kiss

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...kissing was safe, but a woman at CDC said my mouth is just like my vagina (how'd she know?) and that this risk is REAL. local testing site said no need to test based on no risk. anyone? what's your take on french kissing? something i've done, no... Read more »

i am that "lucky"?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...internet,so yeah, she could say whatever.So ,after kissing i think it was 4 days after, i got sore throat which lasted way too long.Later on i was diagnosed that i have tonsilitis.I also had swollen lymph nodes on my neck and i think my armpits... Read more »

Kiss of death?

Posted by Anonymous
...Recently I french kissed an HIV+ guy for a long time ( I didn't know he was positive). I am really worried now, because I have a bad habit of chewing on the inside of my cheeks Read more »

Kiss of death?

Posted by Anonymous
...Recently I french kissed an HIV+ guy for a long time ( I didn't know he was positive). I am really worried now, because I have a bad habit of chewing on the inside of my cheeks Read more »