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I went to a bathhouse and let another man give me a handjob. Once I came, he rubbed his finger on my urethra. Can I get an STI from this?
Hi, and thanks for your question. Though not impossible, a person would be unlikely to get an STI from the type of contact you describe. If a person had an infection like syphilis or herpes that can be passed by skin to skin contact and they touched that area of themselves immediately prior to touching you, it might be possible to pass the virus or bacteria to you. Or if they had ejaculate on... Read Full Answer
what is the cost for out of province testing or will my Alberta health care number work.
Hi, and thanks for your question It will depend on which clinic you go to for testing. If you visit a walk-in-clinic they will be less likely to bill Alberta Health for your visit and you will be more likely to have to pay out of pocket for the visit. Each clinic will have a set of fees associated, including doctor’s fees. You may also have to pay out of pocket to have any lab testing done... Read Full Answer
Are you guys open everyday?
Hi, thanks for writing in I’m not sure exactly to what you’re referring. Our online services are staffed Monday to Friday from 8:30-4:30 with submitted questions being answered during those hours and online nurse chat available typically 2 days a week for 2-3 hours. Keep an eye on the website for updates in chat availability If you’re referring to our clinic services, the BC Centre for... Read Full Answer
I have found below statement in web. Is it true? "A common worry is about possible HIV transmission through open cuts and bleeding. The HIV virus can only be passed on if body fluids such as blood exits the body of someone with HIV and enters the blood stream of someone who does not have HIV through another open cut. Cases where open cuts have resulted in HIV transmission are extremely rare; perhaps only one or two cases globally can be attributed to this as the virus is not strong enough to...
Hi, thanks for your question. It is a common worry that HIV transmission through could occur easily open cuts or blood and it is also true that the body fluids have to contain HIV to transmit it. Many people who have HIV are now on HIV medications which reduce the amount of HIV virus in their body to the point of it being undetectable on a viral load test. Having HIV and being undetectable... Read Full Answer
Hi there couple days ago i had a sex with an escort by appointment only. I took a shower and she came back she wash my hands to make sure i'm clean than we started the sex. She put condom on my fellatio to give me oral sex and than she came on top of me than we did sideways when we did sideways the condom went inside of her when i notice that we stopped the sex without any ejaculation. We pulled out the condom she put new condom on me than we started the sex again. At the end i ejaculated...
Hi, thanks for your question. It sounds like the tip of your penis was exposed to vaginal fluids and there is a possibility of getting an sti this way. Two weeks post exposure is the earliest time to test for sti's that are passed in the sex fluids. If you have not had a recent check done or you have developed some symptoms like a discharge from your penis and/or burning when peeing,... Read Full Answer