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Risks From Insertive Oral Sex

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Insertive Oral Sex Risk

Recently, I had insertive oral sex with a lady in the UK. I never reallyworried about this as she told me that she was not thetype to "sleep around". 5 weeks plus a couple of days after this I developeda cold, with associated diarrhea. I wouldn't...
Cal Cohen, M.D., M.S.

Response from Cal Cohen, M.D., M.S.

Harvard Medical School
...Insertive oral sex is a pretty low risk activity. The symptoms you describeare also not very typical of the acute retroviral syndrome. I'm a big Read more »

unprotected-insertive oral sex at risk for hpv syphilis hepatitis herpes?

Thank you for your informative asnwers to our questions. My question is: I recently received... Read more »

Is HIV transmitted by receiving oral sex?

Im a sea man and accidentally i came to receive oral sex from an African call in sea man's club. It... Read more »
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The Well Project

Oral Sex: What's the Real Risk for HIV?

... Table of Contents Studies on the Risks of Oral Sex Tips for Safer Oral Sex Taking Care of Yourself The chances of HIV being transmitted from an HIV+ person to an HIV-negativeperson Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

What You Should Know about Oral Sex

... Oral Sex Is Not Risk Free Like all sexual activity, oral sex carries some risk of HIV transmission when one partner is known to be infected Read more »
Terri Wilder

Thoughts About Women and Oral Sex After Visiting the NYC Sex Museum

...make a sex toy out of a bar of soap ... or your cell phone? As I was walking through the museum, I saw lots of references to oral sex. There was information on oral sex between animals, oral sex between humans and even a Japanese anime video in... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Florida: Teens, Church Hold Different Views of Oral Sex

... At two religious youth conferences in June, one in Boca Raton and the other in Miramar, the topic of oral sex featured prominently. A 2007 study published in the Journal of Adolescent Health found 70 percent of 14- to 19-year-olds do Read more »
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Insertive ORAL sex - RISK?!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...is it true that there are no risks for insertive oral sex? all of this talk about hiv infections through oral sex, have been receptive oral sex right? meaning the person whose mouth is Read more »

insertive oral sex and vih

Posted by nightsunami, 2 Replies
...I had a situation of little risk, insertive oral sex, but nevertheless I have the inflamed ganlios of the neck and am scared of to have had vih. that they think of my case? Read more »

ORAL SEX INSERTIVE

Posted by mayo_16, 1 Reply
...think it is best to guide us on the Internet I'm going through a very bitter! 6 weeks ago I had my relationship risk insertive oral sex without protection (she gave it to me) desconosco the status of women! I read a lot of symptoms and possible... Read more »

insertive oral sex

Posted by deddy, 1 Reply
...my risk was insertive oral sex, i have a 2 months test negative... can i be infected anyway? tanks Read more »