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How Long Do I Wait To Get Tested After Sex With Sex Worker

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Encounter with Sex Worker followed by PEP

Hi Dr. Bob,I know you get inundated with these types of questions all the time. I've read answers to other people's seemingly paranoid responses to comparatively low risk situations. BUT it does help to have an MD respond to your specific...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Such an Idiot,I'll just make a few comments:1. Sex workers, I mean "Asian masseuses," generally know way more about STD prevention than their "I'm such an idiot" clients. After all it's Read more »

Sex with HIV+ sex worker

Dr. Bob,I'm a 32 yr old married man and father of a beautiful 2 yr old little angel. Recently, I... Read more »

Oral sex with sex worker and a cut lip

Dear Dr. Frascino,I am going nutz thinking about whether I have contracted hiv. To be brief, here... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Prevalence of HIV and Other Sexually Transmitted Infections, and Risk Behaviors in Unregistered Sex Workers in Dakar, Senegal

...population), but the government has long been concerned with the control of sexually transmitted infections (STI) among female sex workers. Since 1969, the government has officially tolerated prostitution among women over 21 who register and... Read more »
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Helping Individual Prostitutes Survive: On the Van -- Part One

... HIPS volunteer Meredith Zoltick offers "tools" and emotional support for sex workers. Photo: DC HIV/AIDS Examiner. This article is a three part journal entry of sorts. A first hand glimpse at how a small-scale Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Sex Workers in Pakistan Give Recommendations on HIV Prevention to Health Officials

...officials are concerned that a concentrated epidemic of the virus among injection drug users could carry over to commercial sex workers and other high risk groups in the country, IRIN/ PlusNews reports. To address the issue, the National AIDS... Read more »
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Helping Individual Prostitutes Survive: At Home Base

... Survival with support. Photo: hips.org . This final installment of the series explains why and how HIPS supports sex workers when the world has turned their backs on them. Why would someone purposely put himself or herself in harm's... Read more »
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What foolish and senseless behavior. Please Help!

Posted by brainshom, 1 Reply
...in the neighborhood and had a one night stand with a girl whom I later found out was/is a prostitute. Had I known she was a sex worker, I would not have slept with her. My risk was protected vaginal sex. What is really freaking me out is that I... Read more »

PLEASE HELP EX BF Had sex with a SEX WORKER

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Someone please answer my questions- my EX bf had sex with a sex worker in Spain when he was on a cruise to Bahrain he's in the navy... this was back in Nov - we got together around May and had sex Read more »

Exposure with a sex worker

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...A little over two months ago I had sex with a sex worker at a massage parlor and the condom broke. I have had no other potential exposures before or since. Ever since then I have been Read more »

Penetrative vaginal sex with prostitutes

Posted by Sexy25, 4 Replies
...I regularly visit prostitutes but always use condoms every time I fuck them. I have had no condom failure ever. At times I use two condoms just to be sure! Read more »