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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Online Social Networking Technologies, HIV Knowledge, and Sexual Risk and Testing Behaviors Among Homeless Youth

The authors noted that HIV and other sexually transmitted infections "disproportionately affect homeless youth," with estimates of HIV prevalence in this population ranging from 2 percent to 11 percent, a risk two to 10 times higher than among other... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

OraQuick In-Home Rapid HIV Test Available Online

The OraQuick Rapid HIV test (OraQuick), developed by OraSure Technologies, has recently become available for purchase online at a cost of $39.99. The test can detect signs of the HIV virus in saliva. Also, OraQuick will soon be found on drugstore.... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New Online Initiative Promotes Safer Sex, HIV Testing Among Canadian Youth

A new online initiative called One Life is targeting sexually active Canadians 18 to 30 years old and urging them to practice safer sex and undergo HIV testing, the Toronto Star reports. Launched Monday, the campaign, which includes the musical... Read more »
Ask the Experts

ORAsure Online

Hi Dr. Bob,You are a wonderful man. I'm a worried well going on symptoms - shock horror! - and even though everyone says I'll be fine - I had unprotected vaginal sex with a woman of unknown status. The chances are she was negative, but you...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,I don't know what country you are writing from, but OraSure/OraQuick is not available for home testing in the U.S. I would suggest you check with AIDS service organizations locally to find out what types of HIV tests (home tests,... Read more »

Dear Doc, save me - 5 types of exposure that are killing me...also let me know how i can donate online and anonymously.

Dear Doc,The other day, I was with a sex worker. Initially, she slipped on 2 condoms on my penis and started giving me a blowjob . Once i got the erection, she guided my penis into her vagina - and after a few strokes, I lost hardness, removed the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Andy,Based on concerns one through four, are you at significant risk for acquiring HIV? No. I would consider your risk negligible. Regarding concern five, using double latex condoms might increase the risk of condom failure (breakage), due to... Read more »

Thank You! How can I make a donation online.

I just got my 6 month ELISA test result back and it is negative. WOOHOO!(Ive been waiting so long to say that). I wanted to thank you for all the support and information you provided me with over the course of this anxious period. You really helped...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,WOO-HOO and congratulations! Excellent news!Thanks for your thanks and your desire to make a donation to my foundation. Yes, we accept all major credit cards and have recently added PayPal to our donation options. Donation information is... Read more »

online support

Years ago I was in a buddy system for people with aids. Is there a similar online buddy support system that you're aware of?...
Michael Shernoff, M.S.W.

Response from Michael Shernoff, M.S.W.

Psychotherapist and Author
Not that I am aware of, though that does not mean that one does not exist, only that I don't know about it. Sorry not to be of more help.Michael Shernoff, MSW... Read more »
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Online testing centers

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Does anyone have any experience with the online testing centers i.e. advancedtestingcenter.com, ehivtest.com, etc. Does anyone know if they're reliable? Apparently they give HIV test results over the phone. I'm not sure if this is a good idea. ... Read more »

hiv online test

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Does anyone know how to order an hiv 'o' subgroup test online. My symptoms sre persisting despite a -ve 6 months anonymous elisa. I just one to rule out hiv, and move on to other diagnosis. This test is indicated for me as i had exposure is an west... Read more »

Online HIV+/AIDS Research Project

Posted by victoriajones, 2 Replies
CompuRx is currently enrolling HIV+/AIDS diagnosed patients to participate in a very important online research effort. A $10 honoraria will be offered to those who enroll, qualify and participate in the brief (approximate 10 minute) survey. Enroll... Read more »

Online HIV+/AIDS Research Project

Posted by victoriajones
CompuRx is currently enrolling HIV+/AIDS diagnosed patients to participate in a very important online research effort. A $10 honoraria will be offered to those who enroll, qualify and participate in the brief (approximate 10 minute) survey. Enroll... Read more »