May 5, 2014
me and my partner had sex ....the next night we did it again....thing is she came off the pill so she wouldnt do it without a condom..so i used the one from the night before but it had my old sperm in can i catch out from that coz im really worried :(
Response from Ms. Southall
HI First, you should never use a condom twice! Next, as long as no one else came in the condom right before you put it back on there is no risk of HIV transmission.
Go out and get more condoms so you don't have to reuse one!!! It's hard to get one on sometimes, let alone trying to put a used one back on!!!
HIV transmission can only occur when there is a direct and prolonged exposure to body fluids, semen, vaginal fluid, blood or mother to child through breast feeding. This most commonly occurs through unprotected vaginal or anal sex and sharing of needles. Casual contact, sharing utensils, drinking after someone, etc are not way for HIV transmission to occur. If you go to this link HIV101 it will take you to our page that talks about the ways in which HIV is and is not transmitted.
Be well and stay safe, Shannon
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