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Risk Of HIV Transmission From Giving Handjob

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Handjob & nipple sucking - HIV risk

Dear Doc, Today I visited a strip club , I tried sucking her nipple once or twice , I took it in my mouth , now I am scared to Death. I asked her if she is lactating(giving milk) for which she laughed & said she don't have any baby for...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

Rocky Mountain CARES
HiHIV transmission occurs through a direct exchange of body fluid, semen, vaginal fluid or blood. Breast milk is a risk for mother to child due to the high volume the baby consumes.So nipple sucking is not a risk. I'm not sure about the... Read more »

handjob risk

Hello. I've recently become curious as to what it would be like to see and feel another... Read more »

STD from giving a handjob?

I recently was getting a massage. Turns out she was a transexual. I gave her a handjob. No other... Read more »
Articles
CDC National Prevention Information Network

Computerized Counseling Reduces HIV-1 Viral Load, Sexual Transmission Risk

This article was reported by Medical Xpress . Medical Xpress reported on a study of computerized counseling to help HIV-positive individuals achieve suppressed viral load through adherence to their antiretroviral therapy (ART) regimen and to... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Studies Examine Reducing Risk of Vertical HIV Transmission While Breastfeeding, Effect of Herpes Treatments on Transmission

HIV-positive women who are breastfeeding can reduce the risk of vertical HIV transmission if they take the antiretroviral drug nevirapine for up to six months after giving birth, according to five CDC - and NIH -funded studies conducted in Africa... Read more »
HIV i-Base

Minimal Risk of Sexual HIV Transmission for Heterosexual Couples When the HIV-Positive Partner Has an Undetectable Viral Load

A systematic review of publications reporting on rates of HIV transmission between heterosexual couples, where the HIV positive partner has an undetectable viral load on ART, revealed minimum risk of transmission. Michelle Letchumanan, on behalf... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: New East Bay Program Gives HIV Prevention Pill to High-Risk Youths

A new program will provide the drug Truvada to more than 100 East Bay youth along with safe-sex counseling and other sexual health services to prevent HIV transmission. In 2012, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Truvada to help prevent... Read more »
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Lapdance handjob is this a risk ?

Posted by scaredagain, 6 Replies
A few days ago I ended up going to a Lapdance bar with friends while working in the USA. After much beer and coaxing from my friends I ended up getting a private dance from one of the dancers a Venezuelan girl. I ended up getting a handjob, which... Read more »

Handjob Dangers?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
The day after Christmas I went to a massage parlor. Had a table bath, a (bad) massage, and a handjob to completion. I understand that the risks are considered quite low for this type of activity, but I found out that the place also does full-service... Read more »

hiv risk from unprotected oral (giving MSM)

Posted by anxious66, 5 Replies
Hi guys, just wanted to know

I gave a guy i know head who said he was 'clean'. he didn't ejaculate and i'm pretty sure there was no precum. the whole thing lasted under a minute.

now about a week later, i am worried i have developed ars symptoms.... Read more »

Transmission Risk?

Posted by grcboy77, 1 Reply
Hi,

Recently I rubbed a girl of unknown HIV status through her jeans. It felt a little damp. About 5 minutes later I thoughtlessly picked a pimple which bled. What is my HIV risk? Read more »