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safe sex rimming

Hello, I am slightly concerned I ve met this really nice guy who like to rim me, he as a goatie which is short. and after rimming me he rubbed his cock over my anus not entering is but trying to, i tightly held my hole closed so he couldnt he poke...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Rob,Even with your partner's stubble causing some irritation, your HIV-acquisition risk remains essentially nonexistent. (See below.)Dr. Bobsorry (RIMMING 2008)Jul 26, 2008 Dear Dr. Bob, Please help.I went to a massage girl, and she did anal... Read more »

Rimming?

I know you have told many people to check out the archives, and I have... I had a random sexual... Read more »

Rimming Question

I received rimming from my partner. What are the chances of getting STD such as gonorrhea, syphilis... Read more »
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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 depends on the type of contact. HIV is most easily... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Transmission

Table of Contents How HIV Spreads Methods of Transmission Re-Using and Sharing Needles Unprotected/Unsafe Sex Mother-to-Child Transmission Rare Types of Transmission How HIV Is, and Is Not, Transmitted How HIV Spreads Many... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

How is HIV passed from one person to another? Which body fluids transmit HIV? How well does HIV survive outside the body? Can I get HIV from anal sex? Can I get HIV from vaginal sex? Can I get HIV from oral sex? How can I... Read more »
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... Read more »
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Question about oral sex...

Posted by pozargie, 5 Replies
1st of all SORRY for this question... I feel rather embarrassed to ask.... I just wondering how risky can ORAL ANAL SEX..be... in others words for all of you to understand "a black kiss" Is it risky for the "giver" as well as for the "receiver"??... Read more »

i thought i was safe with hiv+ guy...but freaked

Posted by ggd, 1 Reply
am really freaked out because i feel like lately there has been a lot of conflicting information in general on HIV and HIV risks. The obvious is around anal / vaginal sex and perhaps oral sex. But i am confused about the new focus open mouth kissing... Read more »

Risk of Rimming

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hello, all...Does anyone know of any cases of hiv transmission due to rimming? It seems to be the case that there are none. My exposure was being rimmed by a sex worker.. no other contact except a hand job....and I am worried... Read more »

Could be a risk?

Posted by LostAlone, 2 Replies
Hi all. I want to share this with you, because after 8 weeks I'm with sore throat (6weeks with it!) I though I was been safe... but... I'm male, been with a sex worker (male) 8 weeks ago (yes, I feel guilty for that too). He rimmed me and then... Read more »