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Spoon in the butt

Dr, Bob,Let me first say what you do is fantastic. I used the handle of a spoon as a dildo, while using it I got a cut around the anus which bled a little. I forgot to wash the handle before I used it. It didn't look dirty though. The spoon was in a...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...you were hellbent to sit on kitchen utensils, I guess we should be glad you didn't pick a cheese grater.Your HIV-acquisition risk, even with the cut, is nonexistent. Neither worry nor HIV testing is warranted.Donation information for The Robert... Read more »

Donation - - - Please Answer SIR!

Well Dr. Bob, I have not been on here to ask a question in over 5 years. But foolishly I was at a... Read more »

Butt rubbing

Hello,A guy was going to take me an erotic pic. On of the pics he got close to me from behind. His... Read more »
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HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part II: Treatments for Fat Loss

...lipoatrophy. People who have not developed lipoatrophy should avoid taking Zerit orRetrovir, if possible, to reduce the risk of developing the condition. Fat Loss in the Face While lipoatrophy can occur in the arms, legs, and butt,... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Understanding Genital Herpes

...skin-to-skin contact, for example. The virus is spread rarely, if at all, by objects such as a toilet seat or hot tub. Reduce Your Risk of Spreading Herpes People with herpes should follow a few simple steps to avoid spreading the infection to... Read more »
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Oral Sex: What's the Real Risk for HIV?

...activity, people have reportedlybecome infected with HIV in this way. A number of studies have tried todetermine the exact level of risk of oral sex, but it can be difficult to getaccurate information from study participants. Since oral sex is... Read more »
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Older Women: At Risk for HIV Infection

...don't have sex, many senior women aresexually active and some are injection-drug users. Older women can actually beat greater risk for HIV infection then younger women with the same behaviorsbecause they have thinner vaginal walls and other... Read more »
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risk factor and window period questions

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...and haven't been able to sleep very well. I messed around with a confirmed HIV positive person. I rubbed my penis along his butt, touching his anus, but there wasn't any penetration at all. Also, I tested negative 7 weeks after this incident.... Read more »

No penetration = no HIV?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...flew up on my back, too and ejaculate oozed down between my butt cheeks and down my leg. Sorry to be so graphic but am I at risk for HIV infection? He doesn't know his status. Read more »

Blood Donation - Should I? Can I?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...want to. Since my last test (where I tested negative) the only "sex" I have had was having a man "grind" himself against by butt and some touching with his hand near my vagina. The rest was just feeling and kissing. Can I donate blood tomorrow... Read more »

I am freaking out, shivering continuosly

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...buttocks, rubbing penis on her back well above waist. i am freaking out about possibilities of herpes . i know whatever is low risk for hep B or hiv. pls respond. i cant take this anymore, its just 5 weeks since the incident and i need to wait... Read more »