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Condoms

...Bottom Line When used correctly, condoms are the best way to prevent the spread of HIV during sexual activity. Condoms can protect the mouth, vagina or rectum from HIV-infected semen. They can protect the penis from HIV-infected vaginal fluids and blood in the mouth, vagina, or rectum. They also reduce the risk of spreading other sexually transmitted diseases. Condoms must be stored, used and disposed of correctly. Male condoms are used on...
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naughty Massage girl

Hi doc.. my donation is on its way to your foundation..now here is my query..i went to a massage parlour.. the massage girl was nude and sat over my back and massaged by back with oil..my concern is.. while she was sitting on my...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
G'day mate,Relax Max. Your happy ending rub-and-tug would not be a risk for HIV. Yep, that means "essentially nonexistent." And the only reason to get tested would be for peace of mind. "She'll be apples mate," OK?Dr. Bob Read more »

I found my "pimple" worry in the forum (PIMPLE)

The staff at the body does such a great job, that it is almost a job in itself to search through your available data to find an answer to a question. It doesnt help that in our viral phobia, us nervous wrecks tend to ask questions in the wrong...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Thanks for taking the time to write in and share the information you found in the archives. Actually "popped pimples" is a fairly common question, although it has not reached QTND (Question That Never Dies) status. I'll reprint a few more... Read more »

indian protected sex ...worried to death

Doctor Bob , I'm worried sick , I'm 26 years old male Indian living in NY , I made 2 big mistakes in my life having sex with 2 prostitutes first time when I was 16 yrs and second time when I was 17 , it happened back in India , bcoz of some...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,I'll be brief, because I very strongly doubt HIV is your problem. In fact, I'm quite certain it is not.Your HIV risk is minimal at best. Your symptoms are not suggestive of or worrisome for ARS or HIV disease.From what you've told me, your HIV... Read more »

what are these??

I have tiny bumps around my vaginal area they look like pimples with white heads....please help me its a sunday and all the places around me are closed and im scared....is it possible to go to a hospital about this? or should i wait till tomorrow...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
I know that this may be an upsetting situation for you, but this probably does not qualify as an emergency. Why don't you try to see your OB/GYN instead of using the services at a hospital? RMK Read more »
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The Well Project

Questions and Answers: Microbicides Against HIV

...diseases (STDs). Microbicides could come in many forms, including gels, creams, suppositories, films, lubricants, sponges, or vaginal rings. They could be used in the vagina or rectum. How Would Microbicides Work? Microbicides could work in... Read more »
The Well Project

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

...HIV-negativeperson depends on the type of contact. HIV is most easily transmitted throughunprotected (no condoms) anal sex, unprotected vaginal sex, and sharinginjection drug equipment. Oral sex has been shown to be less risky than these... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Microbicides

...Information What Are Microbicides? Microbicides are anti-HIV substances. They could reduce the risk of HIV infection during vaginal or rectal intercourse. No microbicides are available yet. However, with sufficient funding and demand,... Read more »
Project Inform

Systemic Candidiasis

...rare, it is life-threatening. The most common places for infection are in the mouth and vagina. Recurrent and difficult to treat vaginal yeast infections are a sign of HIV disease progression in women. This publication focuses on systemic... Read more »
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Vaginal secression pimple. Help

Posted by Scaredozzie, 1 Reply
...massage parlor. I received a body to body massage. The lady rubberd her vagina against my pennis briefly. I also had a broken pimple in my pubic area which I am almost sure came into contact with her vaginal fluids briefly. Please tell me if I am... Read more »

Transmission Risk?

Posted by grcboy77, 1 Reply
...rubbed a girl of unknown HIV status through her jeans. It felt a little damp. About 5 minutes later I thoughtlessly picked a pimple which bled. What is my HIV risk? Read more »

Would HIV Experts recomend Testing? PLZhelp

Posted by youngman, 1 Reply
...vaginal secretions, although I didnt have any cuts on my hand i do chew my nails? or what if some vaginal secrections got on a pimple? responses would be greatly appreciated Read more »

Vaginal Intercourse Protected/Unprotected

Posted by Anonymous
...antibodies and my doctor said that it was seasonal infection in throat. Again, after about another 2 weeks, I developed red pimple like rashes over my neck (backside) and a few pimples on face, front side of neck. These are red and some of the... Read more »