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protected sex with a high HIV risk category person

Hi Doctor,I had 2 instances of protected sex with a sex worker in first week of Jan 2013.Act One:a) Used condom, it did not fail and as far as I understand, was properly used - it was worn down until the bottom of penis with 3-4 cms of penis...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

Test Positive Aware Network
Hi there:I do not think you need to be concerned. Protected vaginal sex and unprotected oral sex are not high-risk activities. Touching the condom with your bare hands did not put you at risk.I do not think you need to test for this incident.In... Read more »

Protected insertive oral Baby oil used HIV Risk

Hi Doctor Thanks for the great work and informative website. I have a question that I could not... Read more »

Protected Sex with HIV+ Person

Dear Doctor:I am (very very) concerned about something that recently happened to me. On November... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Study Examines "Elite" Group of HIV-Positive People Who Appear "Protected" From Developing AIDS

An international contingent of nearly 500 researchers and physicians are taking part in the International HIV Controllers Study, which is examining "the phenomenon," in which certain people living with HIV seem "somehow protected from AIDS," the ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Developing Countries Pledge to Empower Women, Protect Them From Poverty, Disease, Including HIV/AIDS

Wealthy and developing countries in Asia, Africa and Latin America on Tuesday at the Non-Aligned Movement Ministerial Meeting on the Advancement of Women in Putrajaya, Malaysia, pledged to "rescue women" from poverty, disease and war, as well as... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Investigational Vaccine Shows Modest Potential for Protecting Against HIV Infection

For the first time, scientists say an investigational vaccine has modest potential for protecting people against HIV infection, the Associated Press reports. "The vaccine -- a combination of two previously unsuccessful vaccines -- cut the risk of... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Arizona: HIV Test Helps Mothers Protect Newborns

On Monday, Phoenix is marking National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day with a series of educational events and quick, confidential HIV screening. In 14 years in medicine, Phoenix Children's Hospital's Dr. Janice Piatt says she has met "so... Read more »
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RNA 9 days, Protected anal. New question.

Posted by nin1992, 1 Reply
So yeah, looking back on my other thread, the question was kinda hard to answer. Asked a few doctors and they all said the Hep B vaccine wouldn't affect the hiv testing but I'm just curious, at 9 days, how accurate is my testing using the RNA PCR? I... Read more »

Protected Blowjob+Handjob

Posted by indian_guy, 1 Reply
I am a male who engaged in following sexual activities with a female prostitute in notorious red light area (serving lot of customers one after the other) - bed seemed untidy - is that a worry?:
(i) Handjob without protection.
(ii) Protected blow job... Read more »

tip of penis entered vagina w/o

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I'm really concerned about something I did.. can someone please help.

I went to Thailand last month where I engaged in stupid activites. I went to a body massage establishment. Anyways, during the course of the body massage the tip of my penis enter... Read more »

Vaginal Intercourse Protected/Unprotected

Posted by Anonymous
Dear Friends,

Please help me with this one. I am supplying complete details :

I went to Mumbai city, India and had sex with a prostitute. First I asked her to suck my penies. During this act of oral sex I was not wearing any condoms. I did not... Read more »