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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, moist areas (mucous membrane) inside the rectum, vagina, mouth, nose, or at the tip of the penis. These can be damaged easily, which gives HIV a way to get into the body. Vaginal or rectal intercourse...
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Mom offers $50!! (CARING FOR AN HIV/AIDS PATIENT AT HOME)

First I'd like to say your website is Godsend!Second, my daughter bought a few outfits at the mall, she pulled one of the pants out and noticed there was some redish stain. If it was blood from an HIV infected person, would this pose a risk? She...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...liquid waste (urine, vomit, etc.) that has blood in it down the toilet. Be careful not to splash anything when you are pouring liquids into the toilet. Toilet paper and tissues with blood, semen, vaginal fluid, or breast milk may also be flushed... Read more »

HIV - AIDS Transmission

Hi, my mom is infected by HIV, i help her appllying pain releif ointment on her back bone, i see the blood scratches on her body.. is there any chance that it is transmitted to me. Please help i am in big delima.
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...liquid waste (urine, vomit, etc.) that has blood in it down the toilet. Be careful not to splash anything when you are pouring liquids into the toilet. Toilet paper and tissues with blood, semen, vaginal fluid, or breast milk may also be flushed... Read more »

4th Try For Fluids and Cut Question

Dr BobI have asked you this question four times now, and I am pleading for your wisdom. Name your price if you answer this. Your the only doctor I am not embarrassed to ask.About three weeks ago, I cut my hand between my index finger and thumb...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...searched carefully, you too would have found questions very similar to yours!Your HIV risk is potentially getting HIV-infected fluids into an open wound. This does indeed pose at least a theoretical risk for HIV transmission. How much of a risk... Read more »

$100 Donation Just Made... Cut on penis, please answer...

Hi there,I just made a $100 (Verisign Transaction ID XXXXXXXXXXX)donation to your foundation and was hoping you could answer my question.I am meeting an aquaintance of mine tonight. She is an escort of unknown HIV status. We always practice...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...trust a band-aid to protect an open cut or wound in this area. Paul, thank you for your generous donation. Your one gift will touch many lives, turning hopelessness into hope. On behalf of those lives, please accept my heartfelt thanks.Be well... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Stopping the Spread of HIV

...HIV if you practice abstinence (not having sex). You also won't get infected if your penis, mouth, vagina or rectum doesn't touch anyone else's penis, mouth, vagina, or rectum. Safe activities include kissing, erotic massage, masturbation or hand... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Reducing the Risk of Getting HIV From Sexual Activities

...sex. It is not a good idea to set the barrier aside and use it again because it's too easy to flip it over and forget what side touched the vagina or anus. Dental dams are not as readily available as plastic wrap. They can be bought from medical... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

How HIV Is Spread

...rarely have access to a person's bloodstream. However, anyone handling blood, semen or vaginal fluids should be careful to avoid touching them with broken skin or getting them into mucous membranes (such as those around the eye). Spills of blood... Read more »
The Well Project

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

...your mouth before performing oral sex. Use mouthwash or a breathmint instead. Avoid swallowing pre-cum, semen, or vaginal fluids. Use latex condoms for oral sex on a man (try the unlubricated, flavoredones). If you... Read more »
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Cooking question

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...If someone gets a little cut while cooking and he actually touches the food, or if blood gets into the food, or if he touches the food with the wounded finger, could I get infected after eating Read more »

Vaginal Fluid in my Cock Head

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...my three fingers in her vagina and found wet... after a minute I started Masturbating my self I am not sure whather My finger touch my cock head or not and my lips on her Breast milk. If so my lips on her Breast Milk or her vaginal wet which was... Read more »

What are the chances?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...then within 15-20 seconds I put a condom on with my fingers still being pretty wet with her vaginal secretion. I know that I touched my penis with those fingers while putting the condom on. Should I be worried? What's the risk in this situation?... Read more »

flesh wound transmission

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I touched the outside parts of a sex workers vagina while in the shower. While there was no visible cuts on my hand. I had a relatively Read more »