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Touching Hemorrhoid Afraid I Have HIV

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Education: "People Are Afraid to Touch Them"

Oxford University and South African researchers are working on a two-year study of child caregivers in families affected by HIV/AIDS. More than 7,000 people in three South African provinces -- about 6,000 children and 1,500 guardians -- will be... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

"We Feel So Attached to Them": Med Student Overcomes Fear of HIV to Cuddle Children and Touch the Dying in the Slums of India

Prior to starting her second year of medical studies at University of Alberta (UA) this fall, Aisha Khatib is spending this summer working as an HIV/AIDS educator in Pune, India. Khatib is working for the Deep Griha Society in Pune, which is south... Read more »
Housing Works

Best Evidence Yet

The evidence is piling up ... www.flickr.com/photos/gadl/320300354/ In the largest and most comprehensive study we've seen yet, researchers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have concluded that homeless people living... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Spitting on penis and touching penis after touching vagina Risks HIV ?

Hi, I went to a stripper (on 22nd June)and she gave me a hand job and I fingered her. I didn't had any intercourse with her. What I'm afraid of is, she spitted on my penis for lubrication. It's dark and I didn't observed if her...
Lisa Hightow-Weidman, M.D., M.P.H.

Response from Lisa Hightow-Weidman, M.D., M.P.H.

University of North Carolina
Hello there-Saliva is not one of the fluids that contains HIV and even if there was a small amount of blood in her spit, there would not be a way for it to infect you by just landing on your penis. Fingering is considered a low-risk for HIV. I am... Read more »

Gay Massage / Hemorrhoids

I just got a nude massage from a Gay at a Parlor. While he was massaging his penis touched my anus 2-3 times. Later he masturbated me using his hand & tucking our penis between our tummies.Today is day 13th Within 2 days I got rashes on my...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

Test Positive Aware Network
Hi there:Please don't kill yourself. You did not put yourself at risk for HIV. Nothing you described would be a high-risk situation. You do not need to test for this incident and should stop going mad. Good luck.In health,Richard... Read more »

hemorrhoid and cd4

hello Dr my partner is having what the doctor called external hemorrhoid known as (pile)and she complain about how painful and swelling around the anus. the said it have to cut out andi'm afraid becuase of her statue...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Surgical procedures including hemorrhoid surgery usually go well in HIV+ persons. Drug interaction concerns would be minimal. I have had scores of patients undergo a wide range of procedures (from hemorrhoids to transplants or heart bypass surgery... Read more »

Afraid of contacting HIV from stripper

Hi Bob,First of all I appreciate your service to the Humanity. God will definitely bless you.Coming straight to the question,1. I have visited a strip club on 4th of Sept. 2010. I was asked for lap dance and to which I accepted readily. While...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi Sleepless Man,Your HIV-acquisition risk from your encounter with the Bouncing Betty at your local Badda Bing is nonexistent.Dr. Bob... Read more »
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Hiv Risk? Please help.. I'm afraid

Posted by stupidbill13, 2 Replies
Hello.. I have an Hiv Risk question i was wondering if you could answer.. Okay... I went to a Massage place and got a full body massage.. I did NOT engage in any sexual activity with the "masseuse" But she did proposition me.. so I am worried if she... Read more »

afraid

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hello, I had a massage with a woman and i'm afraid that her genitals touched mine. A month later my glands in my neck started were swollen and the docter thought it was a throat infection, because i had a soar throat. My temperture went up to 37.9... Read more »

Afraid

Posted by Anonymous, 7 Replies
I don't know what to do. I have been in denial for a long time. I have known I had hiv but never got tested until i did an anoymous test. I live in a small town, alone and don't know who to turn to. I am divorced and have two kids. I feel so... Read more »

Still Afraid... What Do I Do?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
I posted several days ago... one of the MANY questioners about the risk of kissing someone who MAY be HIV+. I have read all of the posts by Dr. Reznick and Mr. Kull and know that the chances of infection are not high.... (contact was not deep or... Read more »