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Foreplay with HIV person

Posted by travis, 2 Replies
Hi. What's the risks of havinf a foreplay with a HIV positive person? By foreplay, I mean no sex, blowjob or cunnilingus. Just mutual masturbation and little kissing.


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how safe is safe sex?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies




I've read on reliable websites (webmd.com) that using a latex condom is 98-100 effective in preventing HIV infection. Has anyone ever been infected with HIV after having protected sex where there was no break or slips in the condom? Is it safe to... Read more »

How Safe Is Safe?

Posted by dancin_man, 4 Replies
I am newly diagnosed gay male who is trying to navigate his way through dealing with this process. Obviously testing positive brings up a whole array of issues dealing with sex, and I wanted to use this forum to raise my issues/questions, and get... Read more »

Any Expert Advice - Please-Very Concerned

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Its been a year and I have had no symptoms at all. I had an encounter with a female, we had foreplay with her stroking my penis. We then had protected sex most of the time except for a few moments. I know it is very hard to contract HIV from a... Read more »

What exactly is safe sex?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
What exactly is safe sex? Is it practicing oral sex? And what is mutual masturbation? I've heard that its when you masturbate yourself in front of your parter but it seems to not make any sense. I thought that you were suppose to touch your partner... Read more »
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touching foreplay

Can my mate get hiv from finger stimulation or foreplay...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

Rocky Mountain CARES
HIThis is one of the safest ways to have sexual intimacies without intercourse. I cannot tell from your question if you are positive so I will go off the assumption that you are and as long as there are no open sores and a direct exchange of body... Read more »

anal foreplay

Dear doctor,I may sound paranoid, but I thought it would be better to ask and expert than to come up with assumptions and conclusions on my own.I'm a gay guy. A couple of days ago, I met a guy whom I went out with and things got physical as the...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

Rocky Mountain CARES
HiFrom what you have described your risk of HIV transmission is very small. Also I wouldn't make assumptions, you didn't see the condom expiration date and at least he had a condom. Saliva doesn't contain HIV. There has to be a direct... Read more »

CAVERJECT USE AND ORAL SEX/FOREPLAY

HEY DOC FRASCINO..HOW ARE YOU?..GOOD I HOPE.I AM A 38 YR OLD MALE STRIPPER FROM NYC..AND USE CAVERJECT IMPULSE INJECTIONS FOR LONG DURATION OF ERECTION,DURING STRIP SESSIONS..ALSO FOR WEKENED ERECTION FROM TAKING ANTIDEPRESSANTS..MY PROBLEM IS THAT...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hey there NYC Stripper-Guy,Now you're giving away trade secrets of how you guys stay so boned up at Gaiety. (Did I hear that place closed down?)Regarding your HIV risk, I would categorize it as extremely low. The estimated per-act risk for... Read more »

Nipple foreplay and he bit too hard causing bleeding: HIV risk for me??

I was having foreplay with my new boyfriend. He is in the military and is clean but is due for his bi-annual std testings this week. I am recently divorced and completely disease free. He was sucking and biting my nipples and bit too hard causing a...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

Test Positive Aware Network
Hi there:You could have caught Syphilis. The primary symptom of Syphilis is a small, painless bump called a chancre. In addition to appearing in and around the vagina and rectum, the chancre can appear in the mouth, and transmission can happen when... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Australia: Safe Sex Ads to Return to Bus Shelters

Ads advocating protected sex are set to return to Brisbane bus stops after being removed following complaints. The ads depict a fully dressed same-sex couple grasping a wrapped condom. The Australian Christian Lobby (ACL) accused the "Rip and... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Ask the HIV Specialist: How Safe Is Safe?

Helen C. Koenig, M.D., M.P.H. Q: I am in a relationship with an HIV-positive man with an undetectable viral load. I am negative. We refrain from oral and anal sex. Last night while masturbating some of his semen got on my hand and I had an... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Japan: Online Novel Teaches Young Brazilians Safe Sex

Communicating safe sex messages to young Brazilians living in Japan is the goal of a new project by the Tokyo-based nonprofit Assistance Service for Brazilians in Japan (ASBJ). In May, ASBJ began posting online a Portuguese translation of the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Ohio: Sexy Ads Promote Safe-Sex Behavior

The "Take Care Down There" campaign in Columbus is using unabashedly sexy ads to promote safe sex for young gay men. Billboards depict fit, shirtless guys with arrows pointing beneath their waistlines. Columbus Public Health (CPH) Prevention... Read more »