HIV Transmission From Swimming With Infected Blood Or Urine
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,Your HIV-acquisition risk is nonexistent. That includes both the nipple-sucking and blood-drawing incidents! Thank you for your support of The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation (www.concertedeffort.org). It's warmly appreciated.Be well.... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi.There would be no risk to other swimmers. The chemicals in the water as well as the effect of dilution due to the large amount of water in the pool would negate any and all risk of transmission of a blood borne pathogen such as HIV or Hepatitis... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,Here we have another example of the consequences of abstinence-only sex education! Can there be any doubt we need to bring back science-based sex education?Questioner, HIV is a virus that is transmitted from one infected person to an... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,Recent epidemiological studies have found increasing rates of hepatitis C in MSM (men who have sex with men). See below. Associated risk factors include HIV infection, intravenous drug use, fisting and use of GHB (gamma hydroxyl butyrate).... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 4 RepliesSomeone had cut himself at the swimming pool and there were bloody footsteps on the floor (fresh blood). I think I accidentally stepped on the blood (I was bare-footed). Is this a possible way of infection? I didn't see any big cuts in my feet. Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 4 RepliesHello,
Hope someone can enlighten me on this encounter I had.
I've come across a stranger in the men's public toilet on 21 Apr 99, he was 'sort of' stroking his private parts when I went in.
I occupied the adjacent urinal and was just about to ease... Read more »
Posted by Carrie, 2 RepliesThis is somewhat embarrasing to ask. My husband (poz) and I (neg) are very carefull with things like blood, cuts, sex, and other ways so I don't get it.
My question is when I clean the bathroom and the toilet, even though I wear gloves and wash my... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyHi everyone,
Sorry this is so long but I have done a lot of thinking over the last 81 days.
First of all, I would like to thank you for taking time out of your busy lives to respond to people like myself who could really use the help and inspiration... Read more »
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