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Smoking After Someone Worried I Have HIV

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received oralsex 5 years ago worried about hiv

hi doc bob , i received oralsex 5 years ago from a man ,it lasted for 30 to 40 seconds ,he also licked my testes and i had some scraches on my testes due to a skin problem ,up till now this is the only form of sex i have ever had ,tell me is there...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Unprotected insertive oral sex carries only a very low HIV-acquisition risk. Your blowjob was brief, 30 to 40 seconds. If you are worried, get a single HIV-antibody test. Rapid tests provide Read more »

worried about liver damage

A friend of mine started smoking at 9 years old and drinking at an early age. he has now tested... Read more »

Mild alteration in my blood test. Should I be worried?

I am 46 years old man who is positively charged since 1991 and on HAART therapy since 2001, when my... Read more »
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High Anxiety: AIDS Anxiety in the Worried-Wells and Worried-Sicks, Part Two

... Read Part One of this blog entry, posted on Sept. 3, 2010. Panic Attack: AIDS Anxiety in HIVers -- "The Worried-Sicks" Recently I received the following post from "Apollo." It graphically demonstrates an Read more »
The Body

High Anxiety: AIDS Anxiety in the Worried-Wells and Worried-Sicks, Part One

...Mar 22, 2006 or on license plates ... hiv 2 research Jun 13, 2006 There are many terms for this type of irrational worrying -- AIDS phobia, AIDS panic, AIDS hysteria, AIDS anxiety, etc. The condition is comprised of three major... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Philippines Worried About Rapid Rise in HIV/AIDS Cases

... 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. The nation logged 109 Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Advocates Worry Conviction of Gay Couple in Malawi Could Hurt Efforts to Fight HIV/AIDS

...hamper the fight against AIDS," NPR reports. The piece examines the situation in other African countries and efforts to promote HIV prevention and treatment among MSM. "Gay people forced underground in Africa are unlikely to seek counseling and... Read more »
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Silly to worry but.....

Posted by AustinGuy, 5 Replies
...have to go, I will go, and if its time for meds, its time for meds and I'll deal. For some reason the emotions of being really worried about it won't follow the logical mind. Ack - someone tell me I'm being silly and to get over myself... Read more »

Must read for all you HIV worry warts

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...unprotected sex with her twice. I also slept with three others during that period all unprotected. Then shortly after I began to worry about HIV. This fear consumed me for years I drank and drank started smoking again, became very irresponsible... Read more »

I hope my throat problem is anxiety not HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I have been worrying sick about HIV, but I havent had any kind of sex, shared needles, or had a transfusion. My throat feels life the sides rub together when I swallow. 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 »