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Too Scared To Get Tested After Sucking Penis

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Extended nipple sucking and possible HIV transmission if blood present

Dear Dr. Bob. -- thanks a million for this service. You have my donation too. I read through the "nipple/hiv transmission" section, but found no similar scenario as mine. I went to a massage parlor where I met with an older sex worker in Berkeley,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...single HIV-antibody test at the three-month mark. The result will undoubtedly be negative, but if it helps put your residual fears permanently to rest, it may be worth it psychologically.Good luck "Max."Dr. Bob Read more »

Tit sucking with bleeding gums (update)

Dr. Frascino - Thanks for your patience in answering these questions, and in particular for... Read more »

Waiting for the results! Just been tested! Really scared!

I got tested this morning and I'm waiting until the result of the laboratory is available on the... Read more »
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2011: The Year to Suck It Up

...strategy: every time I catch myself beginning to complain about something (or Russel catches me) I'm going to ask myself what sort of fear might be lurking beneath the surface. Once I know that, I figure I'm halfway there in effectively... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Condoms

...that are spread by semen or by contact with infected sores in the genital area, including HIV. Most condoms go over a man's penis. A new type of condom was designed to fit into a woman's vagina. This "female" condom can also be used to protect... Read more »
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Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, August 24, 2010

...medication. I've been very optimistic up until now, but this made me really depressed. I'm seeing the HIV progressing and it scares me. Should I be worried? Is there anything else I can do for him? "Self Portrait as Case... 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 »
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Scared!

Posted by maiden, 1 Reply
...his armpit. he too became thirsty even when he drinks plenty of water. i too had some symptoms, got flu, and sneezing. I am scared, any advice? probablility of us getting it?? Read more »

What foolish and senseless behavior. Please Help!

Posted by brainshom, 1 Reply
...About 2 months ago, I did something that was completely out of my character and now I am scared as hell. I was new in the neighborhood and had a one night stand with a girl whom I later found out was/is a prostitute. Had Read more »

Tested Postive 9/4 - scared and confused

Posted by sacinsc, 8 Replies
...no one to talk to about what is going on, im afraid and really dont want anyone, not even my mother to hug or touch me. I fear that I wasnt able to find somoene to even date before I was positive and now I can officially give up hope on that... Read more »

Newbie with incredible Anxiety! Need advice.

Posted by haden, 2 Replies
...My test will come back on Thursday but I'm having a really difficult time coping. I have extreme anxiety and I'm filled with fear thinking the worst. Am I over-reacting or should I be scared? I appreciate any comments or advice in advance. -H ... Read more »