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Very Scared about HIV

Posted by gentinthesouth, 1 Reply
Hello, I am really very scared! Can anyone tell me if i can get HIV these ways? I don't know what to do.

1st of all No one has ever cummed in my mouth or anus and no one has ever bled in my mouth or anus,

1. Being a top in anal sex using a condom?
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Scared about HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hello, I am a self-proclaimed worrier about HIV but I cannot stop thinking of the possibility of having HIV. 6 weeks ago I had sex with a pro and ever since I have been worrying about HIV. I have read enormous amounts of info and I know it was... Read more »

I'm scared I got HIV?

Posted by Lissa, 1 Reply
I met and had sexual intercourse with a carnie twice, I also gave him oral sex once. We didn't use a condom both times, and he pulled out each time. It was until I talked to his baby momma that I found out he shoots dope, and shares needles with... Read more »

Scared you might have HIV? Read This!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I thought I would post my story in case it helps someone. I have some medical problems and symptoms. My sore throat is chronic and I have had it for (off and on) about a year now. Recently I have had night sweats, oral thrush, headaches, loss of... Read more »

very scared of hiv or any sti

Posted by chandyram, 2 Replies

dear sir/mam
i had a sex with a csw in thailand.on july 10 2012 .initially we both had shower with out touching each other. then she put condom on my penis and given some soft oral sex on my condom covered penis for less tha a minute.and i sucked her... Read more »
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scared of hiv

Dr. Gallant first I would like to thank you from what I can see from this page you are a wonderful person. To the point abouttwo years ago my wife and I gave blood and her test came back inconclusive for hiv myne was fine she was tested for...
Joel Gallant, M.D.

Response from Joel Gallant, M.D.

Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine
If your wife's test was inconclusive or indeterminate two years ago and is stillthe same, then your wife is NEGATIVE!!! If a test is indeterminate because it has been drawn in the "window period" of seroconversion, then it will turn... Read more »

scared of hiv results

hi im a 23 year old female i have just been tested for hiv it took me months to go to a clinic and get tested for it im so scared waiting for the results i feel as if im going out my mind its all i can think about and to top it of i got to wait 2...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,My advice is to stop having unprotected sex and then you won't have to worry.As for blood type O negative, no, that is not true. HIV is a virus; it doesn't care what blood type you happen to be, just as it doesn't care if... Read more »

I am Scared Of HIV/AIDS

Hey there, i know this may sound very silly and dumb, but i am a very paranoid person. I worry about everything. I seem to be obsessed with HIV and AIDS. I isolotate myself as i am so afraid of getting the virus. If someone even pokes me in the back...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
For just a moment, let's ignore what the fear is about and concentrate on the destructive power of the fear itself. If you had an unmanageable fear of doorknobs or celery, what would you do? You'd get help, right? Because doorknobs and... Read more »

Scared of HIV medication

Thank you for considering my question. I have been hiv+ for 7 years, and have faired well until this past year, my t-cells were 370 today, it was in the 600's 3months ago. My doctor prescribed me combvir 60mgbid, and sustiva 600mg at bedtime....
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
It is understandable to be apprehensive about taking powerful medications such as these. But remember, the effects of these drugs, including the adverse effects, are well understood.Some common adverse effects of Combivir include anemia,neuropathy... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Ukraine: Health Scare Haunts HIV/AIDS Patients

Advocates and patients allege Ukraine's Interior Ministry is cracking down on drug substitution therapy, a World Health Organization, and UN-backed method of treating opioid addiction. The country adopted drug substitution programs in 2004 as way to... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Australia: Patients to Be Tested After Hospital HIV Scare

Officials at Bundaberg Hospital in southern Queensland are recommending blood tests for 274 people treated between Nov. 6 and 13 at the facility's dental clinic. Authorities discovered that one batch of dental instruments cleaned on Nov. 6 was not... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Peru's Blood Banks Under Scrutiny Following HIV Scare

On Thursday, Peru's Health Minister Carlos Vallejos said Peru's 240 blood banks would undergo more exhaustive evaluations than had been previously conducted. He noted that evaluations since the start of the year had led to the closing of 30 blood... Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

Scared Straight: High HIV Rates Among Black NYC Women Frighten a Health Reporter

My longtime lover and I were driving through Harlem when we passed a billboard that made me want to slam on the brakes and pull the car over. On it were two women -- one Black and one Latina -- their pretty, youthful faces in lights. But under their... Read more »