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Protected Anal Sex Do I Need To Get Tested For HIV

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First sex in my life

Hi Dr Bob (You should win the Nobel Prize) I am a young man who starts involving real sex. Two days ago, I performed anal sex with a man of HIV unknown status.(No oral sex, kissing) It was the first penetrate sex in my life and He did not put his...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,1.If the latex condom was used properly and did not break, your risk of acquiring HIV is essentially nonexistent. HIV can not permeate intact latex. No way. No how.2.As I mentioned above, assuming the condom was Read more »

% of MSM HIV transmission from protected anal sex magnetic couple

Hey Dr. BobThanks for all your great work! I'm in a magnetic relationship, and I was just curious... Read more »
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HIV Testing 101

...activities? Pick one from the pulldown menu or click here and find out! Select a sexual activity Pick an activity Anal Sex (In general) Anal Sex (Insertive) Anal Sex (Receptive) Anal/Vaginal Intercouse (Unprotected) Bestiality ... Read more »
The Well Project

Questions and Answers: Microbicides Against HIV

...lubricated condoms. Since N-9 condoms may cause irritation, they should not be used. Products with N-9 should NEVER be used for anal sex. Taking Care of Yourself Until microbicides are available, the best way to protect yourself and your... Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

Female Condoms Prevent HIV, So Why Aren't They Marketed to Gay and Bi Men?

...articulating their feelings about it. Gordon encourages them to speak candidly about their practices, which for many include anal sex. Recently Gordon decided to conduct an informal experiment. Actually, more of an "I wonder what would happen... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

HIV Health Checklist

...Gonorrhea urine test for men; urine tests or vaginal swabs for women; throat and/or anal swabs in people having oral and/or anal sex Chlamydia urine test or vaginal swab Hepatitis tests (See fact sheet 506 ): Tests look for hepatitis... Read more »
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Should I be Worried?

Posted by whatwillhappen, 1 Reply
...My story is that for the past 2 years I hooked up with about 10 guys and had a number of protected anal sex and unprotected oral sex. I did not know any of their status. And early this year About 8 weeks after my last ecounter, I started Read more »

PLEASE I need some Answers!

Posted by dudeoflife, 2 Replies
...I had unprotected anal sex (I was the recipient) twice, once in July and once in December. I had protected sex early in January and became EXTREMELY worried Read more »

Penetrating partner

Posted by MIKE7777, 1 Reply
...I'm 18 years old, 3 days ago i had sex with a women who was 35, anal sex, it was unprotected for about 2-3 minutes, then i pulled out and put a condom on, which then the sex lasted for about 5 minutes, Read more »

Anel sex

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...if i give my girl friend anel sex would she get pregent form anel sex if she has aids would i get that Read more »