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Odds Of Contracting HIV Receiving Head

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Balanitis 8 Months after an Unsafe Sex Encounter with an HIV+?

Last November I accidentally had unsafe sex with a HIV+ man, and he ejaculated inside me once. I had my RT PCR blood test this January; it did not detect any virus. And in February I did antibody test; the result was negative. After one month,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...transmit or acquire via any kind of oral sex. However, there have been well-documented cases of getting HIV from sucking ("giving head"). The message here is that "low risk" does not mean "no risk!" Bleeding gums, gum disease and sores in the... Read more »

Headed to the looney bin:)

Dr.Bob,First and foremost I will be sending a donation to your wonderful organization. Your work is... Read more »

Barber's Nick on head. Little Bleeding

Hey Dr. Bob, I received your card and CD for the donation i had made. Thanks. But i never got the... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

World Bank Announces New Head for its HIV/AIDS Program

...Bank on Thursday named David Wilson, a Zimbabwean national who has written extensively about AIDS in the developing world, to head the poverty-fighting institution's global HIV/AIDS program," Reuters reports. With funding going increasingly... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Former Inmate's Suit Against Broward Sheriff's Office and Armor Correctional Health Over Denial of AIDS Drugs Heads for Federal Court

...in custody because he might not have adhered to treatment once released. If Gold rejects the defense argument, the suit will head for a jury trial next month. The Broward jail system takes in some 68,000 inmates each year, of whom about 3... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...in 2006. Heterosexual sex is the most common mode of transmissionamong women in the US. Nearly three quarters of HIV+ women contracted the virusthrough sex with an HIV+ man. Heterosexual sex is also the main source of HIVtransmission for women... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among Hispanics/Latinos

...drugs or alcohol. The presence of certain sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) can significantly increase one's chances of contracting HIV infection. A person who has both HIV infection and certain STDs has a greater chance of infecting others... Read more »
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Can I move on??

Posted by jcalex71
...and tested a month ago and the results came back negative! The "symptoms" still persist although not a much (may all be in my head). My question today is regarding the Western Blot. As I mentioned I tested negative via the Western Blot, but I... Read more »

My 7 yr anxiety of contracting HIV

Posted by XManifest, 1 Reply
...then in public through my bad skin. I dont feel an AIDS test will help me because this fear comes from within and I will fear contracting it again afetr the test,even when I hear its negative. I know most say, what are the chances. but WHAT IF a... Read more »

My bf has HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...My boyfriend has HIV. I have been reading up and trying to find out everything I can about it so that I know what to expect with it all. Me and him Read more »

uhoh, I think I'm in trouble

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...finishing I noticed that the top part of the condom had rolled down about half-ways but the lower half of my penis (including the head) was still protected. I also noticed I had some of her vaginal fluids on the part of my penis that wasn't... Read more »