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Swallowing Cum And HIV Transmission Risk

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Accidentally Swallowed Cum of An HIV+

Hello Dr.Recently I had unprotected sex with my boyfriend. He got himself tested for HIV with ELISA at first and it showed reactive but I was optimistic that it could be false positive because he looked very fine, no symptoms. So I continued having...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...not on antiretroviral therapy could indicate that his HIV plasma viral load is significantly elevated. This would increase the risk of HIV transmission. Your boyfriend needs to see an HIV specialist physician for further evaluation. I would... Read more »

swallow or spit (SPIT OR SWALLOW, 2009)

hi, is it safe to swallow the cum from a guy? some says its okay but I want to be assured Read more »

spit or swallow which is safer ? (SPIT OR SWALLOW, 2010)

what is safer to spit or to swallow ? is it safe to spit ? can you still get an std from if you... Read more »
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The Well Project

Oral Sex: What's the Real Risk for HIV?

...activity, people have reportedlybecome infected with HIV in this way. A number of studies have tried todetermine the exact level of risk of oral sex, but it can be difficult to getaccurate information from study participants. Since oral sex is... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Transmission

...how effective this method really is in reducing transmission. It is best to use fresh needles each time. This eliminates any risk of infection. Many cities offer free needle exchange programs. Tattoos or body piercings should always be done by... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV and Safer Sex

...body by having the man pull out before cumming. Oral Sex A number of studies have demonstrated a low but definite level of risk associated with oral sex. To make it safer, use latex condoms for oral sex on a man. If you perform oral sex... Read more »
The Body

A Telling Tale of Trick or Treat: Remember to Spit, Don't Swallow!

...gaggle of horned-up hotties in a jacuzzi. Hopefully those participating in these casual sex-a-thons realize the increased level of risk and take appropriate precautions against STDs, including HIV. Disclosure becomes more of an issue when an... Read more »
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swallowing

Posted by sadface, 2 Replies
...Oral sex..if I was to "swallow" does that put me at risk for Hiv?? Thanks all.. Sf Read more »

ORAL RISK

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I wonder why so many DR. and experts say they really cant be sure about the risk of oral sex. The say it is hard to determine if people in the studies are really only doing oral. I find that B/S. I was very promiscuous Read more »

PRE-CUM + HIV

Posted by Anonymous
...14 men claimed they got HIV from just oral. But then it was realized that 9 of these men lied and had anal sex, others had swallowed cum, and 2 had really bad dental problems. So that study was thrown out. I will repeat cum is more dangerous... Read more »

Cum?

Posted by sadface, 2 Replies
...If you perform oral sex on a man and swallow, what are the chances of being infected with Hiv that way? Thanks guys... Sf Read more »