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Too Scared To Get Tested After Sharing A Shower

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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 living with me for 2 months has HIV. I need to know what kind of precautions should I take with my kids and the family being around him?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...chapped lips form the cold along with a little cold sore from the cold too.I am so in distress I have been avoiding my family for fear of passing along this virus. My husband is now thinking other things about me because I will not get intimate... Read more »

Young and scared

I know many people donate to this site when asking a question, but I am very young and dont have a... Read more »

MY LIFE IS IN DANGER!

First of all, I would like to thank you for all the marvellous advice and solutions you have given... Read more »
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The Well Project

HIV Transmission

...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... Read more »
The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

...can happen for any number of reasons, including guilt, stress or obsessive-compulsiveness. The key is to realize when your fears about HIV are legitimate and when they're not. Keep in mind that, if you're worried that something you did put you... Read more »
The Well Project

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 »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...official will ask for the names, addresses, e-mails and/or phone numbers of other people (contacts) with whom you have had sex or shared needles. The health department will then try to locate each contact to tell them that they have been exposed... Read more »
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Please Help, Confused and scared...

Posted by jrob123, 2 Replies
...condom on. She then had one with her and puts it on me. We then had intercouse with the condom no lube. I was very nervous and scared. It was breif. Soon after we were done I quickly went to throw out the comdom which I dont think broke. and took... Read more »

Sexual Relations With A Virgin- Advice needed!

Posted by scared_elf, 3 Replies
...little scenarios which I need clarification on: 1. He lives in a college/university residence whereby showers, bathrooms etc are shared. What if someone masturbated in the shower prior to him using it and there was semen in the shower? 2. He does... Read more »

Not sure what I'm feeling ...

Posted by guyinwa77, 8 Replies
...the treatments out there I will outlive them - so I would rather just keep this to myself in that regard. I guess too I am scared as hell. I'm a 31yo males in Washington. I want to fall in love - but now I feel like I won't be wanted. I'm... Read more »

Any one from India, Pakistan, Dubai, Qatar, Saudi

Posted by salma, 3 Replies
...share mutual thoughts with my fellow men from Dubai, India, Pakistan, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Bahrain, its very lonely & scared sometimes, if anyone feels the same, please drop in a line..many thanks in advance.. Read more »