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Sex With A Prostitute How Long Does It Take To Test Positive For HIV

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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Transgender Health and HIV

...risk of HIV transmission for MTF and their partners. Not only is HIV prevalence high among MTF engaged in sex work, it also appears that their infection rates are as much as four times higher than those of genetically female sex workers. Sexual Practices and Partnerships HIV risk among MTF is not limited to exposure through sex work, however; sexual practices and partnership arrangements also play a role. The desire to affirm a feminine...
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Sex with HIV+ sex worker

Dr. Bob,I'm a 32 yr old married man and father of a beautiful 2 yr old little angel. Recently, I had an encounter with a sex worker that I later found out to be HIV+. We had unprotected oral (I received), protected vaginal (the condom seemed...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello J,The answers to all your questions are in the archives. (Have a look!) So I'll only respond briefly and direct you to the archives for more detailed explanations if needed, OK?1.No, Read more »

HIV RNA Assay and PEP

Doctor Bob,About two weeks ago I went to a Bangkok Hospital to start PEP from what I thought was a high risk exposure to a female sex worker here in Thailand. It was protected vaginal intercourse (with exposure to blood) and unprotected oral. Under...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...slight headaches, constant dizziness, and rash. In an effort to curb my depression/anxiety, I ended up traveling back to find the sex worker and took her to the hospital to get her tested. She tested negative for the ELISA, and we are still... Read more »

My odds of contracting HIV?

Heya Dr Bob,I've been reading the body for a while now and really do appreciate the constant replying you do (dont you ever get a little tired of it all?) =)I'm a 22 year old heterosexual male from Sydney (but a really horny one). I had a one time...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...This forum is dedicated to HIV-positive folks, particularly those who have concerns related to fatigue and/or anemia. Questions related to HIV transmission, Read more »

prostitutes actually low risk?

I realize one could never advocate or promote prostitution, but i've heard that the HIV infection rates for prostitutes in the US is lower than the general population? How in the heck could that be and is it true?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...statistics would be hard to validate, because prostitution remains illegal in the U.S. However, I can tell you that professional sex workers generally know more about STD and HIV prevention than the vast majority of their clients. If they didn't... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Prevalence of HIV and Other Sexually Transmitted Infections, and Risk Behaviors in Unregistered Sex Workers in Dakar, Senegal

...population), but the government has long been concerned with the control of sexually transmitted infections (STI) among female sex workers. Since 1969, the government has officially tolerated prostitution among women over 21 who register and... Read more »
AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

Sex Workers and HIV

...teenagers after the school dance. They are certainly not long-time lovers. They are all people who are part of the sex industry -- sex workers and their clients. Are Sex Workers Spreading HIV? Historically, sex workers have been blamed for... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Sex Workers in Pakistan Give Recommendations on HIV Prevention to Health Officials

...officials are concerned that a concentrated epidemic of the virus among injection drug users could carry over to commercial sex workers and other high risk groups in the country, IRIN/ PlusNews reports. To address the issue, the National AIDS... Read more »
The Body

Helping Individual Prostitutes Survive: At Home Base

... Survival with support. Photo: hips.org . This final installment of the series explains why and how HIPS supports sex workers when the world has turned their backs on them. Why would someone purposely put himself or herself in harm's... Read more »
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Penetrative vaginal sex with prostitutes

Posted by Sexy25, 4 Replies
...addicted to sex with prostitutes but would like to stop the habit. No symptoms what so ever Qns: 1. What is my probability of being HIV positive 2.What can I do to stop the habit 3. Are condoms safe with prostitutes? Please advise me. Am... Read more »

PLEASE HELP EX BF Had sex with a SEX WORKER

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Someone please answer my questions- my EX bf had sex with a sex worker in Spain when he was on a cruise to Bahrain he's in the navy... this was back in Nov - we got together around May and had sex Read more »

Exposure with a sex worker

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...A little over two months ago I had sex with a sex worker at a massage parlor and the condom broke. I have had no other potential exposures before or since. Ever since then I have been Read more »

Protected Sex w/Sex Worker

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...I made a huge mistake over a week ago by having protected vaginal intercourse with a sex worker at an Asian massage parlor. The woman was very conscience of using a condom and checked it for breakage after I ejaculated. Read more »