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Risks Of Contracting Hiv Through Unprotected Sex

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Risk of HIV contraction after protected sex with prostitute

Hi,I recently went to a massage parlour in macau and one thing led to another and had protected sex with the girl giving me the massagee. we used a condom which didnt seem to have any gaping hole or such. However i did lick her clitorial region a...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Your HIV-acquisition risk is essentially nonexistent, assuming you used a latex condom properly and it didn't fail (break)."Symptoms" Read more »

Symptoms are definate, ELISA is negative- 1 year out

Dr.I am a 43 yr old male who had unprotected sex with a female 1 year ago. She has had issues for... Read more »

Odds of contracting HIV through protected sex

What are the odds of contracting HIV through protected vaginal sex with a person known to have the... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

West Virginia: CRUSAIDS to Sponsor Education Program

...people and anyone who may not feel comfortable accessing traditional HIV education. The outreach will provide materials on the risks of contracting HIV through unprotected sex or drug use. Food and refreshments will be available at the event,... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Former South Africa Deputy President's Remarks About HIV/AIDS Anger Educators

...is on trial in the Johannesburg High Court for allegedly raping a 31-year-old, HIV-positive woman. He told the court he had unprotected sex with the woman believing his risk of contracting HIV was "minimal," South Africa's Mail and Guardian ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Wilkes-Barre Times-Leader Examines Attitudes Toward HIV/AIDS Among Pennsylvania Youth

...them." However, statistics show that most teens are engaging in behavior that puts them at high risk of contracting HIV, such as unprotected sex or injection drug use. Health officials and advocates say that "the bottom line is that lots of kids... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Increases in STD Cases Among NYC Residents Raise Public Health Concerns, Including Possible Rise in New HIV Cases

...cause for concern," particularly because infection with one of the STDs increases a person's risk of contracting HIV through unprotected sex, the New York Times reports. According to figures released last week by Mayor Michael Bloomberg's (R)... Read more »
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Penis Glans and the risk of contracting HIV

Posted by dopey33, 3 Replies
...penis. I immediately washed my penis with warm 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... Read more »

HIV contraction possible in this scenario?

Posted by Melissa_Rowan, 1 Reply
...wiped my nose with my shirt , my nose in which was sore and raw from a cold. Theoretically if the blood on my shirt was from an HIV+ person and I did wipe my sore and raw nose, is transmission possible? (I didn't have a bloody nose or anything) ... Read more »

Likelihood of contracting HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...7 weeks ago I made the stupid mistake of having unprotected sex with this girl, a one-night stand. I was having [vaginal] intercourse with the girl for maybe 10 minutes at most, when I felt Read more »

lack of ejaculation

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...OK, hopefully this question doesn't seem too ignorant. I realize that unprotected sex is plain stupid with someone you don't know well and only condoms can protect you against STD's and HIV etc. Here is my question.... Read more »