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Author Topic: how am i lookin?  (Read 1004 times)

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Offline qwertyjk

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how am i lookin?
« on: December 16, 2012, 07:02:49 PM »
Hi, so here's my story. on the 20th of october i hooked up with this girl from my old high school about 5 weeks later i got checked via oraquick. results came back negative, now im wondering if i should go in one more time, it would be at the 14 week mark and get checked again? or am i just being worrisome. any response is greatly appreciated.

Offline RapidRod

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Re: how am i lookin?
« Reply #1 on: December 16, 2012, 07:06:01 PM »
Did you have a possible exposure?

Offline qwertyjk

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Re: how am i lookin?
« Reply #2 on: December 16, 2012, 07:09:04 PM »
i dont know tbh she doesnt seem like a good girl but says she is (like i know shes not a good girl), and if details is what you meant unprotected sex for hours more than one time.

Offline qwertyjk

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Re: how am i lookin?
« Reply #3 on: December 16, 2012, 07:10:50 PM »
my hairs falling out man idk if i worry to much or the right amount

Offline RapidRod

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Re: how am i lookin?
« Reply #4 on: December 16, 2012, 07:11:49 PM »
Did you have unprotected penetrative anal or vaginal sex or did you share needles and syringes with her to inject drugs?

Offline Andy Velez

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Re: how am i lookin?
« Reply #5 on: December 16, 2012, 09:26:07 PM »
Q, unless you tell us specifically what you did sexually we cannot make an intelligent evaluation of the situation in terms of potential risk.

Details man, details if you want us to be helpful.
Andy Velez

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Re: how am i lookin?
« Reply #6 on: December 17, 2012, 12:21:18 AM »
i dont know tbh she doesnt seem like a good girl but says she is (like i know shes not a good girl), and if details is what you meant unprotected sex for hours more than one time.

"Good Girls" get HIV too. Please don't make character judgments. We won't make them on you for not being a "good boy."

Did you have unprotected vaginal or anal sex?

"Many people, especially in the gay community, turn to oral sex as a safer alternative in the age of AIDS. And with HIV rates rising, people need to remember that oral sex is safer sex. It's a reasonable alternative."

-Kimberly Page-Shafer, PhD, MPH

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