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Author Topic: hiv risk with different sex workers  (Read 1065 times)

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hiv risk with different sex workers
« on: December 22, 2018, 10:14:32 pm »
i am an older man who has seen different escorts over the past 3 years.
I was a receiver of several oral sex both protected and unprotected.
I have also had many protected vaginal sex with condoms always intact.
I found out I had contacted chlamydia for  which i had received treatment immediately.
Would you assess my hiv risk and look forward to your comments.
Thank you.

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Re: hiv risk with different sex workers
« Reply #1 on: December 23, 2018, 12:07:24 am »
Hiya,

Nothing you mentioned stood out as a HIV concern.

HIV can not transmit through an intact condom and as for getting a blowjob its simply not a HIV risk, saliva is not HIV infectious, in fact it contains over a dozen elements that neutralize HIV. Let me put it this way after 40 years in terms of BJ's there hasn’t been a single documented case of HIV transmission to an insertive partner (the person being "sucked") and you will not be the worlds first.

Here's what you need to know in order to avoid hiv infection:
Use condoms for anal or vaginal intercourse, correctly and consistently, every time, no exceptions. Consider starting PrEP as an additional layer of HIV protection going forward.

Keep in mind that some sexual practices which may be described as ‘safe’ in terms of HIV transmission might still pose a risk for transmission of other easier to acquire STI's, so please do get fully tested regularly and at least yearly for all STI's including but not limited to HIV and test more frequently if unprotected intercourse occurs
Also note that it is possible to have an STI and show no signs or symptoms and the only way of knowing is by testing.

More information on HIV Basics, PEP, TaSP and Transmission can be found through the links in my signature to our POZ pages, this includes information on HIV Testing

Kind regards

Jim

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Re: hiv risk with different sex workers
« Reply #2 on: February 03, 2019, 10:05:55 pm »
Hi Jim,
A silly question but if One has protected vaginal sex and combinations of protected and unprotected oral sex countless numbers of times with different sex workers,are you still saying there are no HIV risks?
Sorry for same question with added sex partners.

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Re: hiv risk with different sex workers
« Reply #3 on: February 03, 2019, 11:23:28 pm »
Hiya,

Its the same question, in short getting your penis sucked is not how HIV is transmitted and so it does not matter how different people gave you a BJ

Similar for the intercourse, HIV simply can not transmit through the intact latex or polyurethane barrier. Hence nothing you posted here stood out as a HIV concern.

Do remember to test like every sexual active adult should at least yearly out of standard routine for HIV and far easier to acquire STI's.

Jim
« Last Edit: February 04, 2019, 12:24:20 pm by JimDublin »
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Re: hiv risk with different sex workers
« Reply #4 on: February 04, 2019, 09:49:04 am »
Thank you Jim........appreciate your comments as usual.
Thank God for your advice and knowledge.

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Re: hiv risk with different sex workers
« Reply #5 on: February 04, 2019, 12:24:37 pm »
You're welcome
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