|HIV from laundry
Jan 22, 2012
Hi I live with an HIV positive man. He is in construction and constantly ha blood on his clothes. From what I know he often mastubates as well and then throws hemis clothes straight into the wash with my clothes. Is this okay? Is there any chance of transmission if his blood or semen get on my underwear?? ESP. If its fresh.. What is the proper way to wash clothes and kill the virus...
Thanks you SO much!!!
| Response from Ms. Southall
Hi, Throwing things into the wash with water and detergent will take away not only the dirt from his day job but any other different virus's or bacteria. There is no way that HIV can be transmitted this way.
You have no need to worry!
Be well Shannon
Get Email Notifications When This Forum Updates or Subscribe With RSS
This forum is designed for educational purposes only, and experts are not rendering medical, mental health, legal or other professional advice or services. If you have or suspect you may have a medical, mental health, legal or other problem that requires advice, consult your own caregiver, attorney or other qualified professional.
Experts appearing on this page are independent and are solely responsible for editing and fact-checking their material. Neither TheBody.com nor any advertiser is the publisher or speaker of posted visitors' questions or the experts' material.