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Is Oral Sex Form Sex Worker Safe

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Plan Of Action After Encounter With Sex Worker?

Dear Dr Bob,I thank you for continuously putting things in perspective for all of us worried minds. Sorry in advance for this lengthy post but I have a number of questions and would greatly appreciate if you could assess my situation.I have been in...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...screen and checkup. I would also recommend you get vaccinated for hepatitis A and B and spend some time reviewing the wealth of information in the archives of this forum and on its related links.Your fingernail scratch is not a risk for STDs/HIV... Read more »

Negligible risks & extenuating circumstances for oral

Thanks for the tremendous comfort you bring to so many of us. This "frequent" question is more... Read more »

Oral sex and night sweats

On August 24, I had protected sex with a sex worker from a massage parlor. However, I briefly... Read more »
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Risk Reduction in Action: A Man's Story of Sex Work (as Told to His Counselor)

...From the risks he was engaging in, he said, he could have been exposed to HIV many times. It was then he confessed to being a sex worker. While developing the test and waiting for the results, I talked to Hunk about his experiences, his... Read more »
The Well Project

Oral Sex: What's the Real Risk for HIV?

... Table of Contents Studies on the Risks of Oral Sex Tips for Safer Oral Sex Taking Care of Yourself The chances of HIV being transmitted from an HIV+ person to an HIV-negativeperson Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Canada: Van Patrol Helps Vancouver Sex Workers Access Drug Treatment -- Study

... An outreach targeting female sex workers in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside is making inroads, a new study finds. Prostitutes who interact with the mobile van's staff Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Safer Sex Guidelines

...lubricants like Vaseline, oils, or creams can damage condoms and other latex barriers. Be sure to use water-based lubricants. Oral sex has some risk of transmitting HIV, especially if sexual fluids get in the mouth and if there are bleeding... Read more »
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ORAL SEX FROM A PROSTITUTE

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...HEY GUYS. IVE NOTICED A LOT OF QUESTIONS GETTING ANSWERED AND I WAS WONDERING IF YOU CAN HELP ME OUT TOO. I GOT HEAD FROM A PROSTITUTE THIS PAST FRIDAY AND IM REALLY SCARED. I CUMMED IN HER MOUTH AND I CAME HOME MY BALLS STARTED TO HURT. MAYBE... Read more »

Oral On Sex worker

Posted by Anonymous
... I had protected sex with a sex worker, but I was dumb enough to give the girl oral for a couple minutes. I am freaking out big time. I have read that the chances of Read more »

Prostitutes and Lamb skin Condoms Oral sex

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hey.....question if I were to recieve oral sex from a sex worker, with a lambskin condom on, is that considered a big risk. I am asking because what ifs are dominating my mind, and I am not Read more »

Those who receive oral sex

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
It's virtually impossible to get HIV from someone giving you head. Have never heard of a case of someone getting HIV through saliva, even through a bite. Please get on with your lives. There are those of us who have actually been exposed to semen... Read more »