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HIV Transmission

Table of Contents How HIV Spreads Methods of Transmission Rare Types of Transmission Avoiding Transmission How HIV Spreads Many people still do not understand how HIV is passed, or transmitted, fromone person to another. Knowing the basics helps you avoid getting the virus ifyou are HIV-negative, and avoid giving it to someone else if you are livingwith HIV (HIV+). HIV is spread through contact with the following body fluids: ...
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Can I get HIV from this encounter . Please kindly help

Hello Dr.Bob,I really appreciate all the help you are proving to people like me. Last week I went to a strip club in SFO where I took a lap dance. I touched the stripper's vagina with my fingers for 3 seconds and then later used the same...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Your HIV-acquisition risk from the activities you describe is nonexistent.Thanks for your support of The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation. Donation information can be found on the foundation's Web site at (www.concertedeffort.org).Be... Read more »

HIV CYBER GOD FROM INDIA,KINDLY HELP!

HIDOCTOR MOYLE IAM A DRUG ADDICT FROM INDIAAND ON MAY 1 I SUSPECTED THAT MAYBE I HAVE USED A USED NEEDLE TO INJECT DRUGS,BUT DR ROBERT I VAGUELY REMEMBER THAT WHETHER I USED A USED NEEDLE OR NOT!IAM NOT SURE THAT THE NEEDLE WAS USED ONE OR NOT,AND...
Graeme Moyle, M.D.

Response from Graeme Moyle, M.D.

Chelsea and Westminster Hospital
I cannot help as this forum is for people with HIV. Please address your question to the correct forum on the BodyRegardsDr Moyle... Read more »

HIV between two hiv-negative people?(HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES)

is there a way hiv can develop through a hiv-negative person's vaginal fluid on a hiv-negative's small cut(ripped hang nail) through clothed mutual masturbation?...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Here we go again! I find it shocking how often the question of "can two HIV negative people transmit HIV to each other?" comes up! And I find it disheartening to see this question now coming up in the context of mutual masturbation!... Read more »

Re UPDATE : Dear Dr.Bob - i deeply apologise for my previous letter - but please help me Kind Sir.

Dear Dr.Bob Hope all is going well with you Sir.Firstly i would like to say THANK YOU for all that you do for everyone. You truly an amazing person.i cant tahnk you enough for replying to my mail below.Please can you help me again.Today the 1st of...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Jason,1. No.2. No. Wait until the three-month mark for a definitive test.3. Paranoid and anxious.4. You would do better with a mental health professional (psychologist or psychiatrist) than a pastor.5. Yes, stress is the cause.Dr. BobDear... Read more »
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I CANT TAKE IT ANYMORE!PLEASE HELP ME KIND PEOPLE.

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I just cant take this pressure anymore,im really,really tired of my problems with hiv,and the worry etc.
ive been to the best hospital,and doctors i could find,
and im still in the same position.i just want my life back,oh god help me,im so very,very... Read more »

PLEASE HELP ME KIND PEOPLE

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies

hi,everyone,i went to the doctors today and my cd4 count is still falling.example oct 01 cd4 820,
march02 cd4 700,
june 02 cd4 560,
for the last test in june,i used a different lab,
could that make such a difference?.
my exposure was in june/july01.
ive... Read more »

PLEASE HELP ME KIND PEOPLE

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies

hi,everyone,i went to the doctors today and my cd4 count is still falling.example oct 01 cd4 820,
march02 cd4 700,
june 02 cd4 560,
for the last test in june,i used a different lab,
could that make such a difference?.
my exposure was in june/july01.
ive... Read more »

advise me kind people please.im scared.

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
hi,everyone,i went to the doctors today and my cd4 count is still falling.example oct 01 cd4 820,
march02 cd4 700,
june 02 cd4 560,
for the last test in june,i used a different lab,
could that make such a... Read more »