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Showering Afraid I Have AIDS

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I Donated: Followup on anal poke in shower question

Dr. Frascino:No question...just a big thank you for answering my question and doing it so fast. It meant a great deal to me. I have mailed my check.
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...water was running on us the whole time. I am sick with worry and guilt and am losing weight because of loss of appetite from fear, and even afraid to go near my wife. I asked the fellow after if he was healthy and he said he'd never done this... Read more »

Im so scared (CASUAL CONTACT, 2010)

I am 29 years old with 3 children and a husband. I just found out today that my father who has been... Read more »

Young and scared

I know many people donate to this site when asking a question, but I am very young and dont have a... Read more »
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So confused and scared. Please Help!

Posted by justlikeu, 3 Replies
...spots and I swear I feel something under my skin. Is it normal to advance so quickly? Can this be anything else? I am really afraid to test, but I am beginning to look ugly (to me, anyway). My young kids are worried, I am only 33- before this I... Read more »

Sexual Relations With A Virgin- Advice needed!

Posted by scared_elf, 3 Replies
...as it requires the request of a doctor etc. Based on the above information, can someone please tell me if I have anything to fear as far as HIV is concerned? Thanks in advance! Read more »

Help for the Worried Warts

Posted by JonCage, 2 Replies
...have false body sensations that this has happened) This list is by no means complete. A common variation on the fear of get-ting AIDS is the fear of contracting it, giving it to someone else, and then having to live with the guilt... Read more »

scared of possible exposure.........

Posted by tusk57, 2 Replies
...been this skinny in years ..and it seems like i lost it all in a month time..i am trying to relax and get it together..but i fear the worst...i also feel than my now girl that wasnt when this all happen got infected....so i got tested a few days... Read more »