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Unprotected Sex And Herpes

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My thanks to you Dr. Bob! (HERPES, 2010)

Hello Dr, BobI came on here to ask you a question and doing so I had to re-write my post because I realized how remarkable you truly are Dr. Bob. As I was writing it hit me, you have been helping people on here for years! It is truly remarkable that...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...lesbian-Mormon midgets or whatever and get such a lengthy list of questions and responses to wade through.Regarding your question, herpes genitalis can indeed remain dormant for many years. Responding to your specific queries:1. Yes, it's... Read more »

hiv and herpes

Dear Dr. BobI guess many folks are getting herpes (oral and genital) out of unprotected sex. I have... Read more »

Herpes, Betrayal, Cervix Mysterys, and HIV risk--Oh my!!!

Hey Bob, I'm actually writing to you, or at least I know of you, since I'm an Oberlin Alum myself... Read more »
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The Well Project

Oral Sex: What's the Real Risk for HIV?

...activities, but it isnot risk-free. It is also possible to get other sexually-transmitteddiseases (STDs), such as syphilis, herpes, and gonorrhea through oralsex. Studies on the Risks of Oral Sex Even though oral sex is a lower-risk... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Condoms Offer Partial Protection Against Herpes

...contract genital herpes than those who did not use condoms. The risk of becoming infected rose concurrently with the number of unprotected sex acts, the team found. Since HSV-2 can spread by skin-to-skin contact, condoms are only partly... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Herpes Simplex (Cold Sores and Genital Herpes)

... What Is Herpes? HSV and HIV How Is HSV Transmitted? How Is Herpes Treated? Can Herpes Be Prevented? The Bottom Line What Is Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Safer Sex Guidelines

...infection to occur. Safer sex guidelines are ways to reduce the risk of spreading HIV during sexual activity. Unsafe Activities Unsafe sex has a high risk of spreading HIV. The greatest risk is when blood or sexual fluid touches the soft,... Read more »
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What are odds unprotected vaginal with herpies sor

Posted by oi812Help, 1 Reply
...What are odds of transmission being insertive partner doing unprotected vaginal sex with herpies sore if lady friend is poz? Thanks Read more »

herpes

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...i know genital herpes puts you at a higher risk for contracting HIV, but is this only if sores are present? in other words, if i have genital herpes, Read more »

MATH For folks with -ve result after 6 weeks windo

Posted by ExWorryWart, 2 Replies
Hello All: Here is an interesting point of view I gathered from medhelp.org website in response to a person who has very low risk and tested -ve at 6 weeks. I hope this will help some of us WWs out here to put things into correct perspective. It... Read more »

got herpes and HIV?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...nodes aren't swollen and I have no other symptoms, but I still have myself convinced I got infected, even though I didnt have unprotected sex, I feel maybe the person I slept with maybe had hiv and didnt know it and that I got infected with herps... Read more »