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Showering Worried I Have AIDS

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one night stand. should i worry?

Hi, I am male. I had sex (one night stand) both vaginal and anal. I used the hotel shower bag and I am sure it didn't break. However, because I never done it with a stranger I got so worried. So I called her and I took her to the hospital and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,You used the hotel shower bag??? Why? Did you run out of Ziploc plastic sandwich baggies? Dude, hotel shower bags are not latex condoms!It is encouraging Read more »

Confused and worried individual

Hello Dr.Frascino,I am a husband and father of a little girl, in which I feel I commited the... Read more »
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High Anxiety: AIDS Anxiety in the Worried-Wells and Worried-Sicks, Part One

... Read Part Two of this blog entry, posted on Sept. 23, 2010. Fear of an Epidemic Resulting in an Epidemic of Fear: The Worried-Wells Imagine being so frightened of contracting an illness that you begin believing God is sending you bad omens... Read more »
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... Responding to a worrying spike in new HIV/AIDS diagnoses, the Philippines health department today vowed to increase its outreach to those most at risk. Read more »
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Talking With Your Children About HIV: HIV Awareness for Children

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help me worried sick ... can do it anymore

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...negative and that was about 2 years ago since then i had sex with 3 guys. first one was in a relationship and the one im kind of worried about was one i didnt really know him but he only penatrated 3 times and we did not contunie.(we used no ... Read more »

Help for the Worried Warts

Posted by JonCage, 2 Replies
...is not unusual for even the average individual to have unreasonable fears of people with AIDS. Even so, the average person's worries still do not tend to be as exaggerated or illogical as those of someone with OCD. OCD sufferer's... Read more »

Im worried

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Me and this guy had unprotected sex once in his shower.. He put his penis inside me once then pulled out cause his parents showed up, after that I went away for school and we didint Read more »

Long-term HIV and Aids survivors' health worrying

Posted by ScotCharles
...From KaiserNet January 8, 2008 Some experts and doctors recently have voiced concerns that people who were diagnosed with HIV and Aids in the early years of the epidemic are experiencing "premature[e]" or "disproportionate numbers" of ailments... Read more »