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Purple Spots After Condom Popped Worried I Have HIV

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Very Worried about vaseline and a condom!!!

Hi Doctor,So I have recently learned that vaseline can compromise the integrity of a male condom from reading this website. i now feel like an idiot as i had receptive anal sex with a condom but a healthy amount of vaseline. would i have noticed...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Worried in Miami,That oil-based products like Vaseline are incompatible with latex condoms is something that should be taught in all science-based sex education classes. Not having basic facts such as these can result Read more »

condom break, am worried extreamly

dear doctoram very worried and passing my hard time. its really hard to pass even a second.i had... Read more »

Condom breakage has gotten me Worried

DocI live in Thailand, and have regularly visited massage parlors here and engaged in sexual... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

China's Counterfeit Condoms Have Health Officials Worried

... The Los Angeles Times examines how an increase in counterfeit condoms in China has health officials fearing the worst -- the products "may in fact spread infectious diseases, tarnishing the axiom Read more »
The Body

High Anxiety: AIDS Anxiety in the Worried-Wells and Worried-Sicks, Part Two

...demonstrates an AIDS-related panic attack as well as the anxiety that can be brought on by an HIV/AIDS diagnosis and disclosure worries. HELP ... I don't know what's happening to me Aug 20, 2010 Whether genetically, biologically or... Read more »
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High Anxiety: AIDS Anxiety in the Worried-Wells and Worried-Sicks, Part One

... Read Part Two of this blog entry, posted on Sept. 23, 2010. Fear of an Epidemic Resulting in an Epidemic of Fear: The Worried-Wells Imagine being so frightened of contracting an illness that you begin believing God is sending you bad omens... Read more »
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Broken Condom New HIV strain or What? WORRIED

Posted by ademalu, 1 Reply
...Well here is my situation had exposure in mid may 2009 with Commercial Sex Worker (CSW) condom broke ,had rapid test in June and August 2009 all came out negative. had Elisa (elecsys) test for HIV 1 and 2 endsept 2009 Read more »

Worried out of my mind! Please Help!

Posted by TC123, 2 Replies
... Also, since day 8, I have had a small purple / red discoloration around my right knee. Very faint. Can't tell if it is a bruise.. The heat sensation and muscle / joint pains around arms and legs are the only symptoms that remain after day 10.... Read more »

Had sex without a condom and I am very worried.

Posted by latin12, 3 Replies
...in such destructive behavior and in this situation I let my guard down. Again he was inside of me for a few seconds without a condom so I just want to know if I'm postive or not. I'm really scared and this is my first time telling anyone about... Read more »

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Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...hi. i'm 20 years old and i had my first sexual relation one and month ago. i used condoms, but i'm worried because the condom did not cover the end of the base the condom covered more than half of the penus but not Read more »