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Chest pain

Dear Dr. Bob, A ton of thanks for your invaluable service to the mankind !!! . The reason for my worry is the condom failure which i noticed after 2mins . after 2 weeks i am feeling pain around my middle of chest .i will get myself tested soon but...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...chest pain. (Go to an emergency room if the pain is severe.) The condom-failure episode places you at some degree of risk for STDs, including HIV. An HIV-antibody test at the three-month mark is warranted.Good luck.Dr. Bob Read more »

Insertive Oralisterine Sex, Dry Cough, Chest Pains (LISTERINE 2010)

Dear Dr Bob, I only ask this question as I am genuinely unable to find the answer to it in the... Read more »

Chest pain - pneumonia or anxiety?

I was diagnosed with Asthma in 1989, HIV in 2002, and had pneumonia in 2009. This year I had chest... Read more »
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...There is no easy answer concerning how to talk to a partner about HIV/AIDS and sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). Although many people find it easy tohave sex, they find it extremely difficult to talk about it. So how does onebegin? The Read more »
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Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) Diagnoses and Mental Health Disparities Among Women Who Have Sex With Women Screened at an Urban Community Health Center, Boston, Mass., 2007

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The Role of STD Detection and Treatment in HIV Prevention

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Sexual encounter has me worried

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...test. Although the white coating om ny nouth hasnet gotten worse, it hasnt gone away since. In fact this week I began diffuse chest pains but x-rays were normal of the lungs, and the doctor thinks its only anxiety. My question is is it ... Read more »

worried

Posted by chris11474, 1 Reply
i had oral sex 2 times the last one was 33 days and the other was at 70 days. i was the receiving end.can you get hepatitis b from this? i see alot of mixed emotion about it. i took a hepatitis b and c test both cam e back negative. the problem is... Read more »

chest pain

Posted by poznyc
Has anyone had problems with pain/discomfort in chest and armpit area? My doc thinks it's from acid reflux, which I had last year. At that time, the pain went away after being on Prilosec, but not responding to meds this time. This started a few... Read more »

Check for other sexually transmitted diseases too

Posted by Anonymous
...when you go and get tested for AIDS HIV : Ask the doctor or clinician to check for throat, for urethral, for anal and for blood STDs. Read more »