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Risks Of Contracting AIDS From Touching Spit

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spitting on penis (SALIVA, 2009)

dear doc,i have read your site and you are doing a great job by helping out people in need and i would like to donate to your foundation. but presently i have got sleepless nights. i was having mutual masturbation with a prostitute and she spit on...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...out gracefully and step in line behind our next president . . . OBAMA! Dr. Bob HIV from salivaJun 26, 2008 HI DR Bob. You have touched on this fairly well but i cant sleep at night and am worried sick. While costructing an exhibition stand i may... Read more »

Can HIV be transmitted from spit in the eyes?

I was wondering if HIV can be transmitted from spit in eyes? My son who is in grade school was spat... Read more »

jerk off with some else's saliva

hello! Im new to this page i have a question thats been bothering me for a while. I had a sexual... Read more »
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... Even though HIV and hepatitis C are not spread through the transference of saliva, that scientifically proven fact didn't stop Nebraska State Read more »
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What Is the Craziest Myth You've Heard About HIV/AIDS?

...York City The craziest myth I have heard is that taking antiretrovirals before having unprotected sex will prevent you from contracting HIV.    Scilla Bennett, AIDS.gov Facing AIDS Project , Washington, D.C. The most... Read more »
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What Is the Craziest Myth You've Heard About HIV/AIDS?

...fitters so that she could have her bathtub cleaned because her son had taken a bath in her bathtub. She was afraid she could contract the virus. Kai Chandler , Adolescent Initiative, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia , Philadelphia,... Read more »
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Open Space to Respond to Sentencing of HIV-Positive Man for Spitting

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can you see thrush when rinsing/spitting?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Is thrush visible in the water when one is pitting/rinsing? When ever I brush my teeth and rince I always note some white/yellowish stuff when I rince in the facet. I also have a white coating with red spots on the back of my tongue. Read more »

Penis Glans and the risk of contracting HIV

Posted by dopey33, 3 Replies
...water and dry it up. I am concern because online it talks about how you can get HIV if any contaminated fluids goes as far as touching the glans. Please confirm if this is true or not. I have no visible cuts in my glans or in body of my penis.... Read more »

Did Something Really Stupid & Now Feeling Guilty

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...I am poz and have been without sex for almost a year (my lover is neg. and don't want to touch me.) Yesterday, I went to a bookstore to find someone to jerk off. I met a guy there who started jerking me off and then started Read more »

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Posted by shadow1
...years of this disease being around, all the news, and all the education out there, that people would know how this disease is contracted. I see daily on this board people who seem to have no clue about how this disease is spread, they seem to... Read more »