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Open Wound Scared To Death

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Dr. Bob, very worried. Saliva came in touch with open wound,

Dr. Bob, An escort was licking my face, later i realised that i had a cut on my face. She could be HIV positive, if she is HIV positive and since her saliva comes into contact with my blood, am i at risk of getting HIV?Let me know. Thanks. I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Nope. Saliva does not transmit HIV. (See below. I'll reprint some basic information about HIV transmission.)Thanks for your tax-deductible donation to The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation (www.concertedeffort.org).Stay well.Dr. BobDr.... Read more »

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scared to death please help

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
i'm 20 years old and i had my first sexual relation one and half month ago i used condoms but it did not cover the end of the base it covered more than half of the penus but it was not till the end of the base i'm worried from hiv. can u please tell... Read more »

Please help!! Scared to death!!

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Hi guys,
This is my situation. First, I am stuck in Tokyo,and dont know anyone here , and dont know the language either. Please help me , I am worried to death,shivering almost continuosly. This was my exposure - fingering a sex worker, followed by... Read more »

Scared To Death Of Death

Posted by DaveyBoy, 6 Replies
Being HIV positive has its woes for sure. When I first found out I had HIV (early 90s), all I could think was poor me, I cannot deal with this, what can I do, what do I care to do? I got so depressed and confused. Things got worse and I wound up... Read more »

I'm SCARED to DEATH!

Posted by oscar, 2 Replies
I was out with couple of friends tonight.
We were having a chat..and suddenly a spit from mouth a "high-risk" friend came into my mouth.

There was an open injury (bleeding) in my mouth so when his spit came into my mouth, I'm scared it may have... Read more »