HIV Risk After Having Sex During Period
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Rocky Mountain CARESHiAny time you have unprotected sex you put yourself at risk. Anal sex carries the highest risk of HIV transmission, more so for the receptive partner. You should be tested, the standards for testing are to be tested initially at 3 weeks then again... Read more »
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unprotected sex during menstruation period (HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2011) (USE TERM "CLEAN" TO DESCRIBE HIV NEGATIVE, 2011)I and my wife are clean from HIV and STDs.but one day i had unprotected sex with my wife.my... Read more »
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HIV-Positive Men Who Have Sex Before Circumcision Wounds Are Healed Could Increase Female Partners' Infection Risk, Study SaysHIV-positive men undergoing circumcision might be more likely to transmit the virus to their female partners if they have sex before the circumcision wounds have healed, according to preliminary results from a study being conducted in Uganda and... Read more »
Reducing HIV Risk Behavior of Men Who Have Sex With Men Through Persuasive Computing: Results of the Men's INTernet Study-IIIn the United States and similar countries, men who have sex with men (MSM) continue to be the group at highest risk of HIV/AIDS. "As the Internet becomes popular for seeking sex, online interventions to reduce sexual risk are critical," noted the... Read more »
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Posted by AnonymousStudy shows very low HIV risk from oral sex
New research estimates possibility of infection somewhere between 0-2 percent
by Eric Erickson
ATLANTA - In contrast to a report by the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, a new study
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyI was wondering if the chances of woman contracting HIV increases if she has intercourse with a HIV+ partner while on her period? I have'nt had much luck finding anything on that, so I would really appriciate it if someone could answer this... Read more »
Posted by n1368585, 2 RepliesHi
I had a possible exposure (unprotected sex with csw) in Thailand in nov 2011.
I tested negative with 3rd gen ELISA at 4,8,10, 13 and 16 weeks.
Also did a ELICA at 8.5 months which was negative.
However, here is the worrying part. I have been... Read more »
Posted by AloneInMyMadness, 1 ReplyI am so ashamed of myself and scared to death. My husband and I split up and were getting a divorce, I was extremely distraught and broken up about it. I went on a kick of "screw it, life is short" I got a job as a bartender, stopped going to... Read more »
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