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Touching Used Condom Scared 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 »

Blood on Condom

I had sex 2 hrs back with a pro and just saw that when i pulled out the condom out it was all... Read more »

protected oral sex with old condom (CONDOM IN CAR, 2009) (PROPER CONDOM USE, 2009)

I received a protected oral sex in a massage parlor for a minute or two. But the condom I used was... Read more »
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...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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Radical Red: Positively Sesame Street

...cloud the collective judgment that the potential good of an HIV-positive Sesame Street character was immediately discarded out of fear over the "transmission issue"? It's as though introducing discussion of the global HIV/AIDS crisis would... Read more »
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19 and scared

Posted by Gressi, 1 Reply
...massage parlor, just had the urge, no alcohol was involved, I dont drink. All she did was give me an oral with her mouth with a condom on my penis. She took it out and blew air in it to open it before it was put on, no spit was present I believe.... Read more »

scared what if driving me nuts...

Posted by sadman, 3 Replies
...sleep and can't stop thinking what if...Please help. Here are my three what ifs: During sex I didn't cum so I removed the condom and she touched me until I came. However, during intercourse the condom rolled up slightly for a second maybe an... Read more »

scared to death

Posted by therigwelder, 2 Replies
...obssessive person and i just had protected sex at a massage parlor.and the guilt and fear is driving me nuts.t i applied the condom before i was ever touched.i do not think my penis had any cuts or wounds.several times my penis slipped from her... Read more »

scared to death

Posted by therigwelder, 1 Reply
...napkin i dont know if it was the same napkin she took the condom off with.i dont think the condom was broken anywhere but now im scared ive contracted hiv i am hoping what im feeling is just guilt and remorse this was my first experience outside... Read more »