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Way Of Transmission Of Hiv Without Sex

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Truth about oral sex and hiv - mixed messages received from a test counselor (TRANSMISSION VIA ORAL SEX, 2010)

I have been tested at 3 months, 6 months and a year all negative. I was told that I should test up until six months from a possible exposure. The year test was the start of yearly testing I want to begin as part of my routine exams. I also tested...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...exposure in a health care worker or a significant exposure with a partner confirmed to be HIV positive (such as anal receptive sex with a partner confirmed to be HIV positive). For these cases testing out to six months is warranted, according to... Read more »

Oral sex from HIV positive. (TRANSMISSION VIA ORAL SEX 2010)

Dear Dr Bob, I have posted a question before, but now as i have update on the situation i am... Read more »
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Gay Men's Health Crisis

Men Who Have Sex With Men and the Global HIV/AIDS Epidemic

...as high as 30% in Jamaica and 25% in Thailand. In Sub-Saharan Africa, the primary target of the Presidents Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), the U.S. global strategy to combat AIDS, HIV prevalence rates among MSM have been recorded at 43%... Read more »
The Body

Let's Talk About Safer Sex: A Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day Primer for Providers

...homebound in Super Bowl XLV land due to the Groundhog Day blizzard, I thought about what I could do for U.S. National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day on Feb. 7, 2011, in addition to my role as a nurse practitioner providing direct patient care. In... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Asia: Sex Work and HIV Prevention

...Economist's " Banyan " blog examines how the treatment of sex workers in Asia is "hampering the fight to curb the spread of AIDS" writing, "[a] simple and effective way to cut HIV transmission is to ensure that sex workers have access to... Read more »
The Body

Laying It Bare: Gay Men and Unprotected Sex in the Age of HIV/AIDS

...to Make Sex Safer? Conclusions Introduction Why are some gay men still having unprotected anal sex in the age of HIV/AIDS? Whether you're a man who rejects the term "barebacking" as stigmatizing, dismisses the act and any... Read more »
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HIV from sex toys.

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Can you catch HIV from unwashed sex todays? Read more »

receiving oral sex and risk of Hiv

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Im very worried as I am a hyphochondriac, I am a male and I recently had a female perform unprotected oral sex to completion with ejaculation in her mouth and I was wondering what are the chances of getting Hiv trhis way? I did not notice Read more »

Oral Sex causing HIV?

Posted by jinLA, 4 Replies
...really ashamed to say that I am a medical professional when I look back on my recent behavior. I was in China and received oral sex from a massage girl who had what appeared to be a cold with sore throat (also vaginal sex with a condom). This... Read more »

hiv from oral sex?

Posted by sarah2006, 2 Replies
...Hi everyone. I recently had unprotected oral sex (i am female and was performing it on the guy. he didn't ejaculate in my mouth) and I've started freaking out about possible Read more »