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Itchy Testicles After Hole In Condom Sign Of HIV AIDS

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Condom holes (HOLES IN CONDOMS, 2011)

Hi Dr,Congratulations on your success and achievements in society.What do you think of the published letter to the Washington Times by C. Michael Roland, head of the Polymer Properties Section at the Naval Research laboratory in Washington, D.C. and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Uomy,Holes in condoms?? Here we go again! I have not seen Mr. Roland's letter or his research; however, the condoms-have-holes story tends to pop up Read more »

HIV and condoms

Hello Dr. Bob! I was curious as to what the risks were of contracting HIV while using a condom. I'm... 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 »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

AIDS Drug Assistance Program Activists Schedule "Crisis" Summit to Find Solutions for Budget Hole

...being strained by a range of factors including the recession, funding cuts, higher numbers of patients resulting from expanded testing efforts, and federal guidelines recommending earlier initiation of drug therapy. Also, thanks to the efficacy... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Zambia Rejects Batch of Holed Condoms

... The Zambia Bureau of Standards (ZABS) on Monday halted sales of two brands of condoms -- "Evolution" and "Hot" -- after testing revealed holes in them. "The two brands of condoms have been withdrawn for failing to meet the critical electrical... Read more »
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hole in condom; need advice

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...intercourse but unlikely...the hole probably lined up with the head of my penis. No scratches or bruises were on my penis. I just tested for STD's and all returned negative. I would like to know what kind of risk I am in as the insertive... Read more »

waiting is so hard

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...hiv, hep B, syphillis, etc. But waiting is so hard. I'm so scared of having HIV. I keep worrying that the groin pain/swelling/itching, etc. is related to HIV. I keep telling myself that HIV is hard to catch and that even if the condom broke one... Read more »

READ THIS..CONDOM HOLES???

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...smallest pores in condoms and that the virus can pass through condom membranes. Have you heard this or is it just another rumor? Thanks in advance. Your friend may have heard that -- it's a rumor that's been flying around... 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 »