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Too Scared To Get Tested After Licking Rectum

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The Well Project

HIV Transmission

... Finding out your HIV status if you are planning to get pregnant and working with a knowledgeable health care provider and obstetrician if you are HIV positive If you protect yourself in these ways, you do not need to be afraid of getting or passing HIV by casual contact. Remember, HIV is not transmitted by: Hugs Dancing Sharing food or drinks Using a shower, bath, or bed used by an HIV-positive person Kissing (between people...
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thrombocytopenia? please answer

Hello dr. bob, I want to start by saying looking through your archives has brought me some peace of mind, and you are a huge inspiration, but I cannot find anything in your forum on thrombocytopenia and I was wondering if you could assess my risk.I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...have been enough but he would double check with the 46 day test. Should i get tested again, i feel like im going crazy with fear of hiv and also having genital warts. Somedays i have to take an ativan just to function. also should i be able to... Read more »

one lick

Thanks Dr. you are a godsend, and I can't say enough how fortunate we are for your advice!!! My question is simple: I went to a strip club, I was fully clothed, but the woman naked. The woman engaged in touching her genitalia and touching her body...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Bertha's boob as a popsicle, your HIV-acquisition risk would remain nonexistent. I see absolutely no reason for concern or for HIV testing. Relax Max. You're fine, OK?Dr. Bob Read more »

Ear Licking = HIV risk

Hi doc,I am a great fan of yours and have visited this site for information frequently. You are one of the doctor I respect the most. I have also donated before for your worthy cause and will do so again. However I do have one fear in me currently....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...while she was tonguing your tympanic membrane. In other words: no risk. HIV testing (and/or worrying) is not warranted. Ear licking is not an HIV risk!Be well.Dr. Bob Read more »

dog licks penis

Hi, sometimes, my dog lick a little bit peanut butter on my dick and near of my anus. I would like to know if I could catch HIV or HPV ?? I will never do it again, I promise
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...would transmit these viruses? Do you think he's been doing peanut butter cleanups on other tallywhackers in his spare time?Your fears are unwarranted, but your behavior is wrong on so many levels. I'm going to take you at your word that you'll... Read more »
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Did You Just Test HIV Positive?

...and don't feel that you have to tell everyone right away (see The Well Project's info sheet on disclosure ). But don't let fear of being judged cause you to isolate yourself and not talk to anyone. If it is hard to tell family and friends at... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Condoms

...penis. A new type of condom was designed to fit into a woman's vagina. This "female" condom can also be used to protect the rectum. What Are They Made Of? Condoms used to be made of natural skin (including lambskin) or of rubber. That's why... Read more »
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Microbicides

...can also be put in suppositories, small plugs of medication designed to melt at body temperature when placed in the vagina or rectum. One study estimated that microbicide use could prevent about 2.5 million HIV infections within 3 years. This is... Read more »
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Can i get HIV if i lick a vaginal fluid on-----

Posted by von, 1 Reply
...Hi can i get hiv if i lick a fresh vaginal fluid on her underwear Read more »

licking a prostitute??

Posted by needhelp1111
...on me for oral sex so i know this isnt an issue...but, she also went into the 69 position on me and i did for a few seconds lick her anus and her vagina, although i didnt realy get my tongue deep inside! i also fingered her and i could feel... Read more »

stds from having your balls sucked/licked?

Posted by team1, 4 Replies
obviously in everything there is a chance? but is there a great chance of getting any STDs from getting your balls and shaft (not the head of the penis though) sucked?? thanks Read more »

fears about being tested

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...about this with even my closests friends. I know from all of the research I've done that I am still at low risk. However, the fear of having contracted HIV is stressing me out. It's becoming an obsession. I am married as of 4 months ago, which is... Read more »