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Touching Used Condom Afraid I Have HIV

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The fear of HIV is taking over my life, please help. (PROPER CONDOM USE, 2010)

hello dr frascinofirst off i hope all is well with you, and your life partner dr steve. ive seen pictures, and u both are very handsome men. and you both look so happy with eachother.well to my current situation on april 3, i had sex with an unknown...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi Scared Kid,1. There are many ways condoms can be improperly used! Check the archives for a full discussion of this topic in the chapter Read more »
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HIV Frontlines: In Newark, N.J., an HIV/AIDS Advocate Finds New Ways to Reach LGBT African Americans

...it really easy; but the fact that it's really, really out there. So even if you're not afraid of HIV, honey, you need to be scared of chlamydia and syphilis. Because those things are indigenous to young people, anyhow. If we're going to refer to... Read more »
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This Positive Life : An Interview With HIV Prevention Activist Jose Ramirez

...lot of people who have to deal with that. Like, "OK, what happens after three years of being together and we've always used condoms, to a point where we don't want to use condoms? What are the steps from there?" In your experience, or in the... Read more »
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Condomless Nation, Male Edition: Three Black Men Explain Why They Snubbed Love Gloves

...behind. When I got to her place, I grabbed her and went to work. When we finished, she asked why I did not use anything. I was scared because we had not seen each other for a long time and I had no idea what she had been doing. I ended up getting... Read more »
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HIV fear

Posted by oen111, 2 Replies
...eventhough i have done protected sex ,two questions which bothers me everytime. when i finished intercourse, i noticed that condom was just at the tip of the penis and iam sure that semen was inside the condom.my question is whther it is... Read more »

scared to death

Posted by therigwelder, 2 Replies
...napkin then wiped my penis with a napkin and i am not sure if it was a clean napkin or the one she removed the condom with.i am scared to death that i contracted hiv from her she is a sex worker.i was married for 25 yrs and havent had intercourse... Read more »

Bush ignores HIV prevention methods that work

Posted by bradford, 2 Replies
...that work! Who is informing the president on HIV and AIDS? Failure of the American president to recognize the need to promote condoms has not only undermined over two decades of HIV prevention methods that work but also, the presidents... Read more »

Condom Failed during rubbing

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...over my incident. I was with a prostitute. I did not do any vaginal or anal intercourse. She performed Oral Sex on me with a condom. But then after I was rubbin my penis wearing same condom on her butts. Then suddenly condom broke. I washed my... Read more »