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How Soon After Having Unprotected Sex Should You Get Tested For Hiv

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unprotected sex

can iget tested for hiv next day after having unprotected sex?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Sure, you can get tested for HIV the day after having unsafe sex. However, the results won't tell you anything, so why bother? HIV-antibody tests taken prior to the three-month mark are not Read more »

hiv and herpes

Dear Dr. BobI guess many folks are getting herpes (oral and genital) out of unprotected sex. I have... Read more »

high risk sex: am i hiv positive i have not been tested?

hi there, i have been very sexually active over the years since i was 17 and i am showing up signs... Read more »
Articles
New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Health Department Highlights Health Risks of Unprotected Anal Sex Among Heterosexual Women in New York City

...311 or visit nyc.gov/condoms for more information. Unless they're in mutually monogamous relationships, people who have had unprotected sex should get tested for HIV and other STIs at least once a year. Free, confidential screening is... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Australia: HIV-Positive and They Don't Know it

...those with unrecognized infections. We strongly urge sexually active gay men in Melbourne to seek testing now if they have had unprotected sex since their last HIV test or have not been tested in the past six months." Back to other news for... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

United States, Canada: Rural, Urban Singles Are Very Much Alike When It Comes to Sex

...new study finds very little difference between rural and urban singles in terms of the number of sex partners, frequency of unprotected sex, and testing for HIV and other STDs. "The first task for health educators in rural areas is to get the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Indiana: "You Need to Be Informed"; Saturday Evening's Event Raised Awareness of HIV and AIDS

...Muncie, we need to be educated about this. I wanted to come to this so that I can reach out to other people." People who have had unprotected sex as well as those who have injected drugs should be tested for HIV, said Bob Jones, administrator... Read more »
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For the love of God,please read this.anyone.

Posted by TrueOptimist, 2 Replies
...go away,i feel like my muscles are heavy and i feel weak,im feeling nauseated,my lymph nodes are swollen.I have been having unprotected sex with someone who just tested hiv positive,we both just found out.I am so scared,im so scared,i dont know... Read more »

I Need to Put My Mind at Rest, Please Help!

Posted by Anxious222, 1 Reply
...has HIV. After investigating symptoms of HIV/AIDS now I'm concerned. I got sick about two months after possible exposure (unprotected sex) and I was tested for HIV along with a host of other things and it was negative and I had two additional... Read more »

Please help

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I had anial sex with a guy i met in a nightclub and now my freinds are telling me he has aids whit should i do can anyone help juliebosma@xtra.co.nz Julie Read more »

testing

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...back in december i tested for HIV using the home access test, it came back negetive. about a month ago, i got a yeast infection, which lead to a urinary tract Read more »