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Author Topic: Fear of being infected! help!  (Read 1131 times)

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Offline fliedeath

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Fear of being infected! help!
« on: April 17, 2011, 09:48:27 PM »
Hi, i came here cause of my paranoia of getting infected..

I know i practiced unprotected insertive-top anal sex sometimes like roughly 11 times for three years already. . and didn't feel anything bad afterwards. never knew anyone hiv + yet. I tested last week and was waiting for my result to come out this week. I'm quite perplexed on how big the chance of obtaining a positive result on my test. .  ???

I never found any blood though throughout my sexual encounters, never seen any blood and never cummed inside too.. thanks

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Re: Fear of being infected! help!
« Reply #1 on: April 18, 2011, 06:27:04 AM »
flie,

We can't give you any firm numbers on how much of a chance you have of testing positive or negative.

What we can tell you is that you have had a risk. It doesn't matter if you came inside them or not, what matters is that you put your unprotected penis inside the anus of another person(s) without knowing for sure what their hiv status was.

You need to stop doing that. You can have all the sex you want, just make sure you are wearing a condom and if you ever bottom, make sure your top is wearing a condom.

You need to be using condoms for anal or vaginal intercourse, every time, no exceptions until such time as you are in a securely monogamous relationship where you have both tested for ALL sexually transmitted infections together.

To agree to have unprotected intercourse is to consent to the possibility of being infected with an STI. Sex without a condom lasts only a matter of minutes, but hiv is forever.

Have a look through the condom and lube links in my signature line so you can use condoms with confidence.

Anyone who is sexually active should be having a full sexual health care check-up, including but not limited to hiv testing, at least once a year and more often if unprotected intercourse occurs.

If you aren't already having regular, routine check-ups, now is the time to start. As long as you make sure condoms are being used for intercourse, you can fully expect your routine hiv tests to return with negative results.

Don't forget to always get checked for all the other sexually transmitted infections as well, because they are MUCH easier to transmit than hiv.

Good luck with your test. If it is negative, do not make the mistake of thinking it's ok to go have more unprotected intercourse. Your luck will not hold out forever. There are plenty of hiv positive tops to prove the point.

Use condoms for anal or vaginal intercourse, correctly and consistently, and you will avoid hiv infection. It really is that simple!

Ann
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