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Worried about protected sex with sex worker

Dr Bob,Ive recently been travelling in Central & Southern Africa. I currently live in the UK and about 2 weeks ago on a slightly drunken night I had protected sex with a sex worker. I used a latex condom, I didnt finger or kiss her and she never...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi UK Guy,You want me to tell you that you are just tripping and worrying for absolutely nothing? OK, here ya go: "You are just tripping and worrying for absolutely nothing." There, feel better?I'll Read more »

Hiv risk from unprotected oral sex with an African Female Sex Worker

Hi all, I'm 20 year Old Male from Kenya,Africa. My story is last week I had unprotected oral sex... Read more »

URGENT: sex with a transsexual sex worker

First,I commend you Dr Bob for your tremendous generosity and patience to such a terrified group... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Maryland: Sex Workers Become Integral Part of AIDS Data and Outreach

... Baltimore health officials are taking steps to integrate sex workers into the fight against HIV/AIDS, from data collection to outreach. "There's a growing recognition at the health department Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Philippines Worried About Rapid Rise in HIV/AIDS Cases

...Belimac, manager of the AIDS and STD prevention effort, said the department will boost its efforts to educate drug injectors, sex workers, and men who have sex with men. The Philippines has registered 6,042 HIV/AIDS cases since record-keeping... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Under Wraps, Prostitution Rife in North Afghanistan

...dangerous and these prostitutes will be a major factor in spreading it." Khalid has seen HIV infections rising but believes sex workers avoid getting tested. "I had no other way but prostitution," said Fatima, 19, who could not find work in the... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Senegal Public Health Advocates Worry Country Backtracking in Progress Against HIV/AIDS, Might Waste International Aid

...prevalence and cultural taboos surrounding the disease. In addition, official policy "ignores" the fact that many commercial sex workers are below the legal age of 21, the Times reports. However, the "greatest" fear among advocates is that... Read more »
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Broken Condom New HIV strain or What? WORRIED

Posted by ademalu, 1 Reply
...Well here is my situation had exposure in mid may 2009 with Commercial Sex Worker (CSW) condom broke ,had rapid test in June and August 2009 all came out negative. had Elisa (elecsys) test for HIV 1 and 2 Read more »

Am I at high risk for infection?

Posted by talktal, 2 Replies
...months ago, and did not ejaculate during the intercourse. Am I still at high risk to contratc hiv since it was a transsexual sex worker? 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 »

So worried I need your opinions...

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...My question - I had only one encounter with a female sex worker. I did use a condom. She put some lubricant to the condom. Im not remember but I think is on water base because is not feel like Read more »