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HIV Needle-Stick Rumors Still Thriving Online - Urban Legends
'You have been infected with HIV' - Rumors of recent needle-stick incidents in Dallas and Denver, plus copycat pranks in Virginia.
An Urban Legend Come to Life? - Needle-Stick Incidents in ...
The Internet warnings were based on word-of-mouth rumors circulating since the late 1990s. They described random needle-stick attacks allegedly perpetrated ...
HOAX: Needles Hidden Under Gas Pump Handles - Urban Legends
It did add an interesting new wrinkle to the HIV needle-stick rumors already circulating online in various forms since 1997. Previous variants warned of tainted ...
Vending Machines of Death! - HIV Needle-Stick Rumors in Canada
Jan 3, 2001 ... "If they ever sticks their needles in your arm you is just a plain goner," went one oral account. "All they gotta do is jest brush by you, and there ...
Dirty Needles in Pay Phone Coin Slots - Urban Legends
Nov 4, 1998 ... They are getting stuck by these needles and infected with hepatitis, HIV, and other diseases. .... Needle-stick rumors as circulating in May 1998.
Vending Machines of Death! [p. 2] - Urban Legends - About.com
There are these gangs running around Britain sticking HIV-infected needles into ... Once the tag line had become attached to the pinprick rumors of the late '90s, ...
More AIDS / HIV Sneak Attacks - Urban Legends
Dec 7, 1998 ... False tales of 'sneak attacks' with HIV-contaminated needles continue to ... aids / hiv urban legends · needle-stick rumors · safety warnings ...
Sightings, Notes & Updates - Urban Legends and Folklore
May 22, 1999 ... Mississippi Official Helps Perpetuate AIDS Needle-Stick Rumors ... HIV needle- stick incidents in movie theaters and public phone booths.
An Urban Legend Come to Life? - Urban Legends - About.com
In apparent 'copycat' incidents mimicking a well-known rumor, two people in Pulaski, Virginia were reportedly injured by hypodermic needles when they put their fingers into the coin return slots ... aids / hiv urban legends · needle-stick r...
AIDS Fraud - HIV Myths - Urban Myths - AIDS/HIV - About.com
Dec 28, 2003 ... Dispel the Rumors - 10 HIV Myths that Can Be Harmful ... Needle-stick injuries can transfer blood and blood-borne pathogens (e.g., hepatitis B, ...
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