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Uses Of Condom

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pls help me--used condom with nonoxyl 9 (NONOXYNOL-9)

hi dr bobgreat health and thanks for being for all of us here.had protected vaginal sex with a girl of unknown status and condom remained intact.no cuts and bruises on the penis.so the risk remains non exsistent.(thats what you tell all of us).but...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Martin,Relax! All is well including you. Assuming the latex condom was used properly and did not break, your HIV-transmission risk would be essentially nonexistent, whether or not the condom had 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 »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Older Couples "Use Condoms Less"

... A new probability survey of 11,161 UK men and women from 1999 to 2001 reveals declining condom use with age, even for new sex partners. In the United Kingdom, the number of new STD diagnoses rose 6 percent from 2006 to 2007, Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Ugandan Officials Express Concern About Commercial Sex Workers Who Re-Use Female Condoms

...during a recent meeting expressed concern about commercial sex workers in the country's capital of Kampala who re-use female condoms to protect themselves from contracting HIV or other sexually transmitted infections, Uganda's New Vision ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Young People Might Overestimate Condom Use, Study Finds

... Some teenagers and young adults might overestimate how often they use condoms during sex, according to a study published recently in the Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine , Reuters Health Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Cell Phone Soap Operas Promote Condom Use, HIV Awareness

... A new campaign aims to provide women with messages about HIV awareness, safer sex and condom use through a series of 12 soap opera vignettes that can be viewed on a cell phone, the AP/ Atlanta Journal-Constitution Read more »
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Positive through condom use?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...here who has tested positive. Stay strong. But i am curious if anyone has tested positive in sexual acts with the usage of a condom? Read more »

Condom used...sort of. HELP!!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...also. I tested negative. Even though I still worry, I stupidly had sex with him again last night. We started out WITHOUT a condom. He was in me unprotected for 5 min. maximum. He then put a condom on and "finished" with it on. So basicly, he... Read more »

condom use: which is safer?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...with a negative person (receptive), and they have sex for a long time like 15 minutes or more, which is safer? 1. to keep the condom on until ejaculation, no matter how long it is taking 2. to remove the old condom, wash your hands, and put on... Read more »

Does any one got HIV using a condom???

Posted by Leonadi, 3 Replies
...I had protected sex with a girl i just knew is positive. I always swear a condom. Does anyone here got the virus even when used a properly condom???? For last 3 months, after i knew this, i have my tongue totally Read more »