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Circumcision Status and HIV Infection Among Black and Latino Men Who Have Sex With Men in Three U.S. CitiesThe researchers undertook the current study to "examine characteristics of circumcised and uncircumcised black and Latino men who have sex with men (MSM) in the United States and assess the association between circumcision and HIV infection." In New... Read more »
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Columbia University's Health & Related ServicesIf the condom was used properly during all of your sexual contact, then it should have been an effective barrier against HIV. The fact that you are uncircumcised does not change your risk for infection when a condom is used. There is some recent... Read more »
Columbia University's Health & Related ServicesThe fact that your partner is or is not circumcised does not have an effect on YOUR risk for infection. Nor does your partner's circumcision status affect the effectiveness of the condom (as long as he uses it correctly). Why would it?... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESHiFirst, this is what we are here for!!! So I'm glad to hear you find this forum helpful.Secondly, oral sex carries THE lowest risk of HIV transmission. Even from what you have described the risk of HIV transmission is very small. For... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,How's it hanging? Hmmmm.... It's hanging to the left where it usually is. Thanks for asking.What are my thoughts? I absolutely agree with your assessment of your situation. You are indeed "freaking out!" However, I don't... Read more »
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Posted by ben1234, 1 ReplyHere is my story before you judge me please remember I am doing this for the benefit of others ..
I am a heterosexual uncircumcised male who has suffered from the occasional genital herpes & lesions for the past 15 years in late 2007 had what can... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 Replyif i (male) had unprotected sex with a woman of unknown HIV status (vaginal only) only once, and she is not a prositute (high risk) or anything like that ? i am not circumcised.
i read somewhere, but cant find it now, someone mentioned the... Read more »
Posted by spidermanhttp://news.independent.co.uk/uk/health_medical/article1217831.ece
Male circumcision 'lowers risk of HIV infection by 60%'
By Jeremy Laurance, Health Editor
Published: 09 August 2006
It used to be called the unkindest cut. But now the head of the one of... Read more »
Posted by juxl, 3 RepliesHi, so i know why i have buzzing cramps feet and hands and fingers, it s alled neurpathia that occure when you are hiv positive, even 5 weeks post exposure. What i try to tell you rapid test at 5 weeks is not reliable at all and not give you any... Read more »
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