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Roll On Deodorant And Hiv Transmission

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gentle deodorants

A minor problem: I've been taking HIV meds for three years; In the last few months I've noticed an increased sensitivity to conventional deodorants and anti-perspirants--they make my armpits itch and burn. Do you recommend any deodorants that...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Deodorants that are not antiperspirants (often with no aluminum) such as RightGuard may be better tolerated. Also the hypoallergenic line Read more »

Am about to go Crazy, Help pls

I had a very brief sexual intercourse with a chinese sex worker in Kuwait (prostitution is underground there), which lasted about 3 min. i used a condom, and i did around 6 strokes, and i have checked my condom twice, after i ejaculated, i did two...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...and scared." I absolutely agree. You've had at least three doctors, including a urologist plus a dentist, advise you that your HIV risk is minimal and your symptoms not worrisome for HIV. Did you really think my opinion would be different? I... Read more »

RE:underarm sweating

Have you tried Gillette Clinical Strength deodorant?...I didn't think that it would work, just like all the others, but I finally gave it a try 9 mos ago and have been sweat free ever since..It is a bit costly, like 8.50 for a normal sized stick,...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Any other reader comments are welcome. KH Read more »

sharing mouthwash

hi can a person get hiv by sharing the same mouth wash bottle, also sharing roll on deoderant
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...HIV is not spread through casual contact, like sharing mouthwash or roll-on deodorant. See "Can I get HIV from casual contact...?" Read more »
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Please help. I'm scared. I have a kissing/oral question

Posted by Worriedguy23, 2 Replies
...arms. Sometimes I even put ice on them. My armpits were very red, itchy, they burned, and very sticky. My dr said it was my deodorant and felt under my arms and said I had no lumps and my lymph nodes were not swollen at all. Since I quit the... Read more »

Things to know about HIV Transmission

Posted by bartleby, 2 Replies
...Before you worry your head off about HIV, please make sure you understand some basics to see if you if you were at risk. What is HIV? How is HIV transmitted? Read more »

Possibly the stupidest question asked here ...

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...But I have to ask it ... Can HIV be spread using deoderant(sp?) bottles? I was at a club and I paid a guy hanging around in the toilets to get a spray from some Read more »

Another message to the worried

Posted by brandnewday
...worth it! For years I had the thought of "what if" in the back of my mind. I felt like all those commercials on tv about HIV tests were haunting me...was it a sign? Then like most people here, I logged online and scoured the internet for... Read more »