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Prostitutes And Hiv

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Scared about acquiring HIV from prostitute

1. I am the dumbest person alive 2. I made one mistake that I am never going to do again for the rest of my life, and I am also going to regret it until the day I diehere is the story (as brief as I can make it). I am a heterosexual male in his mid...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Your HIV-acquisition risk is low. Your guilty conscience and feeling that you deserve to be punished for your lapse in judgment are your Read more »

Previous article on Prostitutes with an HIV Positive client

Hey Doc, I read an article in POZ a few months ago concerning a trial where about 100 prostitutes... Read more »

Are registered prostitutes HIV free?

Some people say the chances are relatively lower to contract HIV disease if they engage sex... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Indonesia: One in Four Bali Prostitutes HIV-Positive

...number of cases to hover around 7,000, as many cases were unreported," he said. Twenty-five percent of Bali's estimated 8,800 sex workers are believed to be HIV-infected, up from 23 percent last year. More than 1 million tourists visit Bali each... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Ghanian Police Round Up Prostitutes as HIV Spreads Alarmingly

...of prostitutes in Ghana's capital Accra and its outskirts. The campaign is aimed at cleaning up Accra's streets and fighting HIV/AIDS. Officials in the Ghana AIDS Commission (GAC) told AFP that the number of Ghanaians currently infected with HIV... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Vietnam: More than Half of Hanoi Prostitutes HIV-Positive: Government Survey

...suggested. In the commercial capital's Thu Duc Women's Education Center, the survey found that 24 percent of prostitutes were HIV-positive compared to 21 percent at the 05 Center in the northern port city of Haiphong. Across Vietnam's big cities,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Indian Sex Workers Say Anti-Prostitution Law Will Hurt Efforts to Combat HIV Spread

... On Tuesday, Indian sex workers criticized a proposed law that would crack down on brothel owners and clients and would give police more latitude in raiding Read more »
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Does this Study count if a condom was used (help)

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Past history of other STDs clearly correlates with HIV incidence. In a study of men who had other STDs and who used sex workers, every man who seroconverted had a genital ulcer of some kind related to the STD. The authors concluded that men with... Read more »

hand job by prostitute

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...I received a hand job from a prostitute. Can I get HIV/STD's from this. I am in an exclusive relationship, we don't wear condoms, do I need to be tested before my girlfriend and I Read more »

For those worried about "Protected Sex"

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...If U R visiting this forum on a regular basis and U have had protected sex with a prostitute (female or male), vaginal or anal, please please please be confident that CONDOMS do work. Do U think that the concept of magnetic Read more »

low chances but sings are showing I'm HIV+

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
2 weeks ago I had sex with a sex trader and there was a low risk of infection because of fingering (most of you know the story) because I bite my nails.. this 2nd week and I'm having neck pain and sore throath.. I think I'm infected :( Read more »