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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Role of STD Detection and Treatment in HIV Prevention

What is the link between STDs and HIV infection? How can STD treatment slow the spread of HIV infection? What are the implications for HIV prevention? Where can I get more information? References Testing and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) can be an effective tool in preventing the spread of HIV , the virus that causes AIDS. An understanding of the relationship between STDs and HIV infection can help in the...
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HIV Transmission via Toilet Seat/Toilet Paper

Hello, I recently went for an STD test at a free STD clinic in Downtown NYC. Pardon my somewhat graphic description, but I used the bathroom (which was not very clean at all) to do my business (#2). I used the toilet paper available to clean myself...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

Test Positive Aware Network
Hi there:The answer to your question is none. Zero. There is no risk of transmission from a situation like this. HIV does not live well outside of the body. Within a minutes time, the virus will start to die, leaving it unable to infect someone. In... Read more »

HIV infection through toilet paper

Dear Dr. WohlI am from Singapore. I have a housemate who recently invited an HIV positive friend to stay in our flat for a week and its unavoidable that we have to share toilet in the process. I am not sure if I have some paranoia but recently, my...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
There is no way this could be a risk. HIV is not transmitted by casual contact and as long as you do not have sex with your houseguest or share needles with him/her, you have nothing to fear.DW... Read more »

Infected via toilet paper?

Dear dr Frascino,Maybe this is the stupidest question you have ever had, but anyway: I was in an erotic cinema and I used a sheet of toilet paper after I had masturbated to wipe off the end of my penis. Now I am worried that the person before me...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi David,The "stupidest question" I've ever had? No, not by a long shot. Speaking of long shots, no worries about the "Charmin" cleanup after popping your cork at the movies. HIV is not transmitted via toilet paper.Donation... Read more »

Can I get infected by cutting my hand by a paper in a hospital?

Hello Dear ExpertI am really stressful, so I hope you can help me. Today I went to a surgery clinic. After vising the doctor, I went to the reception and fixed my next appointment, then I receive a print for it. But when I was trying to put the...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

Rocky Mountain CARES
HiThe quick answer is no you cannot get HIV this way.If there were to be HIV positive blood present it would have to be in a significant amount and it would have just been put there as HIV dies once it is outside of the body and therefore becomes... Read more »
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sexually transmitted infections

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BBC NEWS:Online dating for people with sexually transmitted infection

Posted by Hellen, 1 Reply

Dating can often be fraught with uncertainty and self-consciousness. For those with incurable sexually transmitted infections (STIs), are tailored websites the answer for people nervous of telling potential partners about their condition?

The past...

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HIV and Sexually Transmitted Disease in Women

Posted by adoniadennis, 1 Reply
Some of the most common warning signs with STD's in women would be the constant feeling of the flu, as many STD's lower one's immune system, making them much more susceptible to illness. Another would be the appearance of lesions, rashes, or even... Read more »

Two q&a for the paper guy

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Dear Paper Guy, i have this two q&a, answered by Dr. Gallant about your obssesion:


Where do you put "fingering" on HIV transmission risk categories? HIV can be passed on by inserting fingers into vagina?Thanks for your wonderful answers

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