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mineral oil lube question

dr. bob, I've got a question here. Had a fling w/ a girl (i'm not too worried about her status as she's friends of a friend and all), but I realized after the fact that she lubricated my condom w/ Baby Oil. I checked online and realize (to my...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,You were "surprised" to learn that "baby oil" was an oil-based lubricant?!?!?! Dude, you seem to lack a keen sense for the obvious! Yes, oil-based lubricants can harm the Read more »

Oil Lube - First Time

Dr. Bob,I recently had my first time experience with receptive anal intercourse with a man of... Read more »

oil based lube

If oil based lube is used on high quality latex condom, by how much does it increase the chance of... Read more »
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... Don't be a sucker. We all need to be good consumers of substance abuse treatment, and need to be wary of swamp land, snake oil, and anything that comes across as magical or miraculous. If it's too good to be true, it probably is. Would you... Read more »
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Herbal Therapies Used by People Living With HIV: Tea Tree Oil

... Tea tree oil ( Melaleuca alternifolia ) has become a popular treatment for people with HIV. It is made from a tree that is native only to Read more »
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Tea Tree Oil Looks Promising Against Oral Fungus

...risk of the fungus becoming resistant to these drugs. Now there appears to be a plant-based extract, commonly called tea tree oil (Melaleuca), that may hold some promise against oral fungal infections in some people with AIDS. Researchers in... Read more »
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Some Oil Companies in Africa Begin Providing Antiretroviral Drugs to Employees

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oil lube or maybe not

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...i had sex with a pro we used a condom but I dont know if the lube weas oil or water based. i asked her and she said is was her homemade lube That freaked me out. I tested negative at 8 weeks, and i did Read more »

Oil leak?

Posted by Atrorewow
...You may have heard about the colossal oil leak outside of the Gulf. Do you think this may have a sizeable damaging impact on our animal population close to Mexico? Read more »

oil a cause to worry?

Posted by jambo, 1 Reply
...thats eatin me up. yesterday i had an exposure with condom, but i completely forgot that the person had been applying hair oil on my penis before we proceedd for vaginal sex. i did not see the condom break when we finished. now, some docs on the... Read more »

Virgin Coconut Oil

Posted by garcia, 2 Replies
...terms of veracity of the claims. Nonetheless it's a promising first step). Sept 2002 - 'Virgin coconut oil wins the war of oils' http://www.inq7.net/nat/2004/jun/16/nat_9-1.htm Local news story about the HIV research findings in the Philippines.... Read more »