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About 10 months ago I had sex with two working girls in Thailand. I was in a bussiness trip, had got drunk and found myself in the hotel room with these girls.I used condoms, even while receiving oral sex. Indeed the girls seemed to be very careful...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,"About 10 months ago I had sex with two working girls in Thailand. It was a business trip . . . ." Hmmm . . . one wonders what type of business you're in!!!?!Regarding your one last question, if what you tell me is true, I don't think you even... Read more »

One Negative test still Worried

Hi Dr BobI am 28 year old male and recently got married (a year).I had 4 sex encounters with CSWs... Read more »

my husband of 7years took a hiv test and was negative so this means i shouldnt worry

My husband took an hiv test we have been together for over 7 years and havent ever used protection... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New Jersey: Worried About Stigma, Some Decry HIV Testing for Pregnant Women

... A bill expected to be taken up by the Senate in the coming weeks would make New Jersey the first state to require HIV testing for pregnant women and their newborns. Unless the mother opts out, she would be tested early in the pregnancy and again... 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 »
Rick Sowadsky, M.S.P.H.

Are You a "Worried Well" Person?

...risk of infection, or have tested negative for HIV. The common term informally used to describe people in this situation is "worried well." This term generally refers to people who are worried (or convinced) that they have a particular disease,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Infection Rate in Eritrea Worrying, UN Says

...Eritrea's national HIV prevalence rate is 2.4 percent, Dominique Mathiot, UNAIDS country program adviser, said recently. "We are worried by this rate because above 1 percent means the epidemic is generalized. The rate for pregnant women here is... Read more »
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I am worried my 3 month test isnt accurate.

Posted by Worried12, 11 Replies
...for asking "stupid" questions. I think I have an anxiety disorder, and I will seek help when this HIV thing is resolved. I was tested at nearly 4 months, but I have heard it is possible to not be accurate until 6 months. I dont know what kind of... Read more »

Really worried about the Test!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...but I am scared boy. I honestly believe I have never done anything that's considered "high risk" or even close yet I am still worried about it. Read more »

REDGIRL got tested after a full year of worry

Posted by redgirl, 5 Replies
...my inguinal region....AND I HAVE A PALPABLE LIVER AND SPLEEN!!! I know it is difficult facing up to the test, and it is so worrying when you put yourself at risk of HIV and then the next thing you know, you see "symptoms" popping up... Read more »

PCR test negative at 6 wks? Can I stop worrying?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I took a antibody and PCR test at 42 days (6 weeks). Both came back negative. Is it okay to stop worrying and get on with my life??? The test was expensive, but if it means I don't have HIV, its worth it. Read more »