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Too Scared To Get Tested After Cut On Lip

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bed riddin from fear (my GP scared me again)

Hi Dr Bob I hope your doing well.I'm the guy who's doctor told me I needed pep for having a HIV exposure through a kiss on the mouth while I had bleeding gums.I took your advise and didn't go on it.Life has been ok until 3 and a half months...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...has ruined my marriage.Response from Dr. FrascinoHello,Welcome back to the forum, but sorry to hear you are still living in fear of HIV, despite your nonexistent HIV risk. Certainly it's possible you have sinusitis. It's an extremely common... Read more »

Im so scared (CASUAL CONTACT, 2010)

I am 29 years old with 3 children and a husband. I just found out today that my father who has been... Read more »

Ongoing fear

I look forward to seeing my hiv+ friend when I return from months of working away from home and it... Read more »
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please help me. deep kiss and cuts .

Posted by ind234567, 2 Replies
...later 100% suspect of being HIV infected. during the sex, we had deep hard kissing for 5 minutes or so and it resulted in my lips getting minor cuts and scratches. now i believe the girl did it on purpose to infect max no of people. im scared... Read more »

PLEASE, someone help me? I'm so scared

Posted by John5000, 2 Replies
...Here is the abridged version of my story. 6 and half years ago I was in the Philippines (I'm from Britain) and I was out with my cousins. It was my birthyday and they took me to a girly bar of which there are Read more »

years of the secret scare

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...with was positive but was then told they were not when I asked them.I was about 15 then and I've never gotten tested because of fear if that makes sense.I read about symptoms and around the tim of the supposed sexual encounter with this infected... Read more »

scared for myself and daughter.

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...time of right pinky falling asleep while at a movie theater. The only thing we shared were food, silverware, drinks, kiss on lips. I know this should not transmit the virus but if I were in the acute phase could this have caused transmission... Read more »