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Is Giving A Bj Safe

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AIDS InfoNet

Safer Sex Guidelines

How Does HIV Spread During Sex? Unsafe Activities Safer Activities Safe Activities What if Both People Are Already Infected? Know What You're Doing Set Your Limits The Bottom Line How Does HIV Spread During Sex? To spread HIV during sex, HIV infection in blood or sexual fluids must be transmitted to someone. Sexual fluids come from a man's penis or from a woman's vagina, before, during, or after orgasm. HIV can be...
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BJ and swallowed

Hello Dr Bob!I'm 22 YO and I'm writing from Venezuela... I've been reading this forum for more than one year.My question is... Through this year... I performed oral sex to 3 friends... they cummed in my mouth and I swallowed on the three separated...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Venezuelan Dude,The HIV-acquisition risk for unprotected receptive oral sex is low, but not nonexistent. See below.Dr. Boboral sex (TRANSMISSION VIA ORAL SEX, 2011) Jan 14, 2011my boyfriend is HIV positive and I am not, he tells me that... Read more »

am i at risk? Please help so I can get some rest...

hey there.. I worked in the massage business for 2 months and always always used a condomn..i got out of it worry is when I would used 2 get them hard and put the condomn on then give a worried that if they had any precum on their...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,It's refreshing to hear from someone on the other end of the rub-and-tug business rather than the usual clueless, guilt-ridden, married clients getting a happy ending rubdown! Your worries (like so many of the clients') are unwarranted. The... Read more »

Insertive Oral Sex, Is PEP warranted?

Dr. Bob, Thank you for taking the time to answer my question. I formerly had a partner who smoked meth and cheated on me behind my back (I am a gay male) and caught HIV. Since that time, and going through all of the tests (which were negative, Thank...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi Worried in CA,Your story is another poignant reminder of how meth can ruin relationships, health and both present and future happiness.Addressing your specific questions:1.PEP is generally not recommended for unprotected insertive oral sex unless... Read more »

Confused about the swiss study

I discussed with my doctor about the swiss study which claims that in a monogamous serodiscordant and straight relationship with the infected partner on treatment and with an undetectable viral load the use of a condom is no more imperative. He...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,I totally disagree with your doctor. I have discussed the "Swiss Study" repeatedly in this forum. My assessment has not changed. Unprotected sex between magnetic couples remains a risk for HIV transmission, even when the HIV plasma viral load has... Read more »
The Well Project

Domestic Violence and HIV

Table of Contents What Is Domestic Violence? Women, HIV and Domestic Violence Disclosing Safely Minimizing Risk Leaving a Violent Relationship Domestic violence can happen to anyone. Tragically, one in four women will be... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Vaccinations and HIV

What Are Vaccinations? What's Different for People With HIV? Which Vaccinations Are Recommended? HIV-Positive Travelers What Are Vaccinations? Vaccinations, or immunizations, are treatments that build up your body's defenses against... Read more »
The Well Project

How to Read a Package Insert

Table of Contents What's in the Package Insert How Should I Use the Package Insert? When you are considering or starting a new HIV medicine, your doctor will discuss some basic information with you. When you get the prescription... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? Warning Signs of an HIV Fraud Common Sense About Unproven Treatments Questions You Should Ask Take Your Time; Check It Out The Bottom Line What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? HIV fraud is the promotion,... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
have you heard of anyone getting HIV by oral sex. some people i have been with are very talentive, and had manage to go very deep. i was wondering if you can get HIV by having someone blow you real hard, to a point that that the person can irritate... Read more »

Very worried

Posted by w0rr1ed, 1 Reply
I recently had and received a bj - I didn't know the person involved. The penile insertion was for a short time and there was no cum in the mount. I am worried sick since this is the first time I have done something like this - what are the chances... Read more »


Posted by gray, 5 Replies
Here's my recently tested positive quandary - What does one do about notifying previous sexual partners with whom you had so-called safe sex? I'm pretty sure I was exposed to HIV 15 months ago. Since then I've had very few sexual encounters - 3... Read more »


Posted by notanonymous, 2 Replies
please respond to my follow-up question under "please help chptr 2" thanks! just in case you wouldn't see it. wink. Read more »