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Vaginal Sex Scared To Get Tested

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Vaginal sex w/ + boyfriend

I have been searching through your archieves and I was unable to find anything regarding my specific situation, but if I missed it, I apologize.I am a woman and I am in a relationship with an HIV+ man. He has been very afraid of infecting me so...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...horizontal mattress-mambo more frequently, it's certainly worth a try.Continue talking to your boyfriend's doctor regarding his fears about being intimate. Counseling may help.Regarding your HIV testing, I agree with you. Testing at the three-... Read more »

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I traveled to Togo Africa for work recently ( 2 trips). I was aware that they are number 5 in the... Read more »

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...everybody to get tested regularly for HIV, if they have sex or use injection drugs. It's completely normal to get nervous, scared or even a little paranoid when you think you've put yourself at risk for HIV. An HIV test -- taken at least six... Read more »
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What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

...if you don't know much about HIV. But that is why it is important to educate yourself: so you don't have to be unnecessarily frightened anymore. That education includes getting an HIV test . It doesn't hurt to be sure you're negative -- in... Read more »
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Myths About HIV

...story or an idea that is not true. In dealing with HIV, it's important to know reality from myth. Believing myths can result in fear, in denial, and even in damage to your health. Myths About HIV and HIV Treatment The myth: "HIV doesn't... Read more »
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fears about being tested

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...about this with even my closests friends. I know from all of the research I've done that I am still at low risk. However, the fear of having contracted HIV is stressing me out. It's becoming an obsession. I am married as of 4 months ago, which is... Read more »

scared

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...negative in may and I looked at what test was performed and it wasnt the western blot test should i have that test too ,? now im scared im might have hiv and im paranoid and feeling my neck too . is a month a pretty good sign of not being... Read more »

Scared to get tested!!! Need Advise Please

Posted by elen, 4 Replies
...semen (I always had protected sex) We broke up, but I still have no courage to go get tested !!! Do I have any reason to be soo scared? If he was positive, can you get HIV from the very first time? Please advise. Read more »

So scared

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...and the fatigue comes and goes. My lymphnodes have also been swollen. This has all been going on for almost 3 months. I am so scared I think I have already diagnosed myself. Help Read more »