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What Is The Risk Of Touching Vagina

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Sex Shop

Is there any risk if someone buys a sexy outfit from a porn shop and doesn't wash it before they wear it? I went to a pretty raunchy looking sex shop, and bought a sexy outfit.. now i'm worried another girl could have tried it on and if she was on...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Relax. That hot Helga the Dominatrix leatherette outfit is not an HIV-acquisition risk. HIV doesn't live very long outside the body. So unless you immediately tried the outfit on after stripping it off the last would-be Read more »

Carissimo Dottore

Ciao Dottore RobertI'm very very sorry to write again I know you are busy and don't want to steal... Read more »

HIV FROM HANJOB WITH POSSIBLE VAGINAL FLUID

Dr. Frascino First of all thank you for your dedication to helping and educating people. I am going... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Safer Sex Guidelines

...fluids , there is no risk. HIV needs to get into the body for 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... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Stopping the Spread of HIV

...past 2 or 3 months) are most likely to transmit HIV to others. This is when their viral load is the highest. In general, the risk of transmission is higher with higher viral loads. This fact sheet provides an overview of HIV prevention, and... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Condoms

...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... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Reducing the Risk of Getting HIV From Sexual Activities

...transmitted diseases . Lubricant Use of lubricants can make sexual penetration more comfortable and may also help reduce the risk of condom breakage during sex. With latex condoms, however, be sure to use a water-based lubricant. Do not use... Read more »
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Risks of HIV Infection

Posted by chrisenquist, 2 Replies
...the sex activity. Is there by any chance her vaginal fluid or semens(from external layer of condom) got into her own hand and touched top of the penis? 3rd: What are the risks of infection if condom breaks during intercouse with sex workers. Any... Read more »

am i in high risk?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...have deep kissing recently (1 month ago) with a guy (stranger). because my gum and teeth bleed easily. do u think i'm in high risk of getting HIV. 5 days later, i have fever and sore throat but recover within a week. do u think i'm in high risk.... Read more »

tell me

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...have anybody tell me that the risk if my hand touched with some vagina secret (HIV) and then my hand touched the top inside of the condom. If I use this condom during intercourse. Read more »

Contact but No Sex- Risk?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...against my vagina, but it never went inside. He also only did this for a few minutes because I said I didnt like it. Is there a risk for infection and how big? Read more »