Will Condoms Protect Against Stds?
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Bush Administration Considers Requiring Condom Warning Labels Saying They Do Not Protect Against All STDsThe Bush administration is considering requiring condom manufacturers to include on condom packages warning labels saying that condoms do not protect against all sexually transmitted diseases, including human papillomavirus, the AP/Fort Lauderdale ... Read more »
Foundations File Complaints Against California Adult Film Production Companies for Not Protecting Workers From HIV, Other STDsThe AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) and the Pink CrossFoundation this weekfiled official complaints with the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health (Cal-OSHA)alleging adult film production companies "have violated workplace safety... Read more »
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Nevada State Health Division AIDS ProgramThank you for your question. If I understand you correctly, you would like to know if using contraceptives (birth control) will protect you from HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). The following are forms of birth control that will... Read more »
University of North CarolinaHello there-This activity certainly did not put you at risk for HIV however, there are STDs that can be acquired even when using condoms due to skin to skin contact in the area of the genitals not covered by condoms (like Herpes, Genital warts and... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESHi,YES! You had protected sex! This puts your risk of HIV transmission to very small. First we know that oral sex carries the lowest risk of HIV transmission and you had protected intercourse. Your overall risk of HIV transmission is very small. But... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,Prostitutes are carrying a degenerative muscle disease??? Where did you read that? The Sunday church bulletin? A properly used latex condom will prevent the vast majority of STD's. Sore inner thighs are not a symptom or precursor to any... Read more »
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Posted by James3, 1 ReplyPossible HIV/STD exposure
Hello everyone, I was in a situation recently that has given me some concern about possible HIV/STD exposure.
I am a male, always been with women but decided I wanted to try something with another guy. I met him online, and... Read more »
Posted by nikhilI read that condom provided 100% protection if it was used correctly and there was no slippage and breakage. I had a huge relief as I had protected sex with a possibly infected csw.
But trying to understand more about HIV, I went into a lot of... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesHi, are condoms extremly effective against HIV? I'm just wondering if anyone konws anyone, or contracted HIV while performing safe sex? I'm sure the virus has to have been transmitted whle condoms were used in the past a few times or so by some... Read more »
Posted by sinso, 1 Replyi wrote you people a moths ago and you told me that mi risk was very low considered in oral sex.
Well, i almost die in anxiety waiting for my 13 weeks final test.
The test was negative, Thumbs Ups. wohoooooooooo
But im a stupid person and i put my... Read more »
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