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Itchy Balls After Condom Broke Sign Of HIV AIDS

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HIV and condoms

Hello Dr. Bob! I was curious as to what the risks were of contracting HIV while using a condom. I'm a female who has recently become involved in a sexual relationship with a new boyfriend. He told me he doesn't have any STD's, but I have always been...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...effective in the "real world" because they frequently are not used properly and rarely they break. In some real-world (real-bedroom?) studies, condom efficacy is in the range of 85% to 90%, again primarily due to improper condom technique. See... Read more »

Allergic to Latex (CONDOMS, USING CONDOMS, LAMBSKIN CONDOMS)

I am allergic to Latex which seems to be the only type of condom that protect.Is this true? Are... Read more »

Using condoms

Hi Dr Bob,I really like your forum. By the way my fiancee is positive and I'm negative. We have sex... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New York City Health Department to Buy 2 Million Female Condoms to Help Curb HIV/AIDS

...York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene recently approved a $2 million contract to make more than two million female condoms available in health clinics and organizations citywide to help curb the spread of HIV, the New York Daily... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Editorials, Opinion Pieces Respond to Pope's Statement on Condoms, HIV/AIDS

...partners are HIV carriers, and whose lives could be spared by condoms that, with proper use, could protect them from infection?" ( Toronto Star , 3/19). Opinion Pieces Roland Martin, CNN.com : Although the Roman Catholic Church has "long... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Jamaica to Launch New Female Condom as Part of HIV/AIDS Prevention Efforts

... Jamaica's National Family Planning Board in the next few weeks plans to launch a new female condom in an effort to provide women with increased control over HIV/AIDS prevention methods, the Jamaica Gleaner reports. According Read more »
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Anyone caught hiv from expired condom?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...symptoms were real - months later developed rash that really itched badly at night. Afraid to test. Does my incident sound protected? Read more »

HIV FROM CONDOMS AFER FACT?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...pulls the condom off and you play around for around 10 minutes he puts his penis in you for a couple of seconds (about 2 inches)? Read more »

Does any one got HIV using a condom???

Posted by Leonadi, 3 Replies
...with a girl i just knew is positive. I always swear a condom. Does anyone here got the virus even when used a properly condom???? For last 3 months, after i knew this, i have my tongue totally yellow/white and have a terrible bad taste, mostly in... Read more »

hiv,condoms,std's...ect

Posted by sadface, 2 Replies
...First question, should you have your partner tested for Hiv even though you are going to use condoms? Can a Std as Herpes be transmitted even if a condom is on and there are no sores present? And what about warts? Can you be protected Read more »