Sep 20, 2006
Sorry, i have trawled the archives for an answer but cannot find anything. I have been worrying about an incident that happened. The dirty strap of a friends handbag (she had just had it on the floor in the toilets) fell onto the food i was eating, i stupidly ate the food - is there a risk of HIV transmission? I really appreciate your help on this - am worried. Thanks
| Response from Dr. Frascino
You couldn't find the answer to your question in the archives? Well, thanks for looking nonetheless. Of course one wonders if you really expected to find a slew of questions dealing with HIV transmission via dirty handbag straps landing on your Big Mac and super-sized fries. Can HIV transmission occur this way if you gobble down the "tainted" Happy Meal? The short answer is no. The longer answer is nope.
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