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Should I Get Tested After Sucking Penis

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fear of aids because of sucking

Dear Ryan i got a blowjob from a sexworker. i noticed a tiny cut on the skin of my penis and washed it with disinfectant. could you please tell me if there is a chance of me getting hiv. and also please tell does Hiv transfer through saliva.thank you...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

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

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
Since there is no evidence that HIV can be transmitted through saliva, you should not consider yourself to be at risk for infection. The saliva of infected people contains little to no virus, and the virus that is found in saliva is often inactive... Read more »

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

San Francisco "Healthy Penis" Syphilis Campaign Successful

San Francisco Department of Public Health researchers say a 2002-2005 campaign to encourage men to test for syphilis was successful. The Healthy Penis campaign featured comic-strip penis-shaped characters as mascots. The department sponsored the ads... Read more »
TheBody.com

Thank You So Much for Thinking About My Penis and Anus -- Online HIV/AIDS Prevention That Focuses on Something That Matters

Jason Chiu, M.P.H. As a 26-year-old former Grindr-user and a single-and-ready-to-mingle gay man, I am a frequent target of Internet HIV prevention messages/advertisements. Every once in awhile, I do feel obliged to click on the ads because of... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Female Hormone Estrogen Could Help Prevent HIV Transmission in Men, Study Finds

The female hormone estrogen when applied to the penis boosts a defensive protein that acts as a "living condom" and could reduce a man's risk of contracting HIV, according to a study published online Wednesday in PLoS One , the AAP/ New Zealand... Read more »
The Center for AIDS

Ten Things People With HIV Should Know About Syphilis

Figure 1. Syphilis sore on penis. (From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Public Health Image Library [PHIL], Susan Lindsley.) Figure 2. Syphilis sores on soles of feet. (From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention... Read more »
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stds from having your balls sucked/licked?

Posted by team1, 5 Replies
obviously in everything there is a chance? but is there a great chance of getting any STDs from getting your balls and shaft (not the head of the penis though) sucked??

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this sucks!

Posted by Anonymous
with the testing i have done (up to 5 months, PCR and ELISA), i thought i had made it through all of this despite the "symptoms" that came out of nowhere. now, this JOHN IN LONDON thing, if it is true. i don't want to go through this [censored]... Read more »

3rd gen sucks

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Lack of Screening Test Sensitivity During HIV-1 Non-subtype B Seroconversions



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Objective: To evaluate the serological consequences of HIV-1 group M diversity we studied the ability of screening tests to detect anti-HIV antibodies in early... Read more »

one arm sucks!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Posted by daisey6205, 4 Replies
well surgery went well. i will be glad to get my cast off though. it is not fun only having one arm. makes you appreciate having two.
things are going so so. i get tired of coming here and complaining about my miserable life.... so i wont complain. i... Read more »