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Artificial Nails And Hiv

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Can HIV be contracted through artificial insemenation?

My question is: As stated above, Can HIV be contracted through artificial insemenation? I have a friend who is dating a man with HIV, she wants to possibly marry this person and wanted to know if HIV is transfered through the semen. In other words,...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Hi. Thank you for your question. HIV can be transmitted through artificialinsemination. This is because semen contains high concentrations of HIV. Infact, most facilities doing artificial insemination, will not do thisprocedure without first... Read more »

HIV and Artificial Insemination

I have been infected with HIV for just over six months now.I was planning on having my own kid... Read more »
Mark S. King


She is brushing a crimson polish onto her nails with breathtaking speed, all the while trying on pairs of high heels, looking for a match to her fingers, the color of blood, and yet she still has the presence of mind to patiently answer my... Read more »
Obama for America

Barack Obama: Fighting HIV/AIDS Worldwide

"We are all sick because of AIDS -- and we are all tested by this crisis. It is a test not only of our willingness to respond, but of our ability to look past the artificial divisions and debates that have often shaped that response. When you go to... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Georgia: Local Clinics Split Over HIV Test

Three Atlanta clinics that provide HIV testing say they have not experienced similarly high false positive results reported by some California and New York clinics using the OraQuick Advance rapid HIV test on oral fluids. Manufactured by OraSure... Read more »
Treatment Action Group

Second Shoe

Does Paraguay Dare? Talk about your nail biter. After token concessions to agricultural subsidies and quotas, trade ministers from around the world spent the six days leading up to Labor Day weekend at the Geneva HQ of the World Trade Organization... Read more »
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Risk of HIV infection from nail salon?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply

I've frequented the same nail salon from summer of 2002 until winter of 2005. It's somewhat clean, with the pedicure tubs being washed after each use, but they don't regularly sterilize the clippers or electrical buffer/filer cylinders after each... Read more »

Sobre Inseminacion artificial

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hola Amigos, mi pregunta es la siguiente, alguno de ustedes conoce algun centro en la Argentina donde se realice la tecnica de lavado de esperma y en caso q alguien lo haya intentado, podrian decirme el costo. Con mi pareja queremos ser padres pero... Read more »

Question Concerning Nails

Posted by NW715, 1 Reply
Hiv symptoms include nail changes: what kind of change may occur? Read more »

Stepped on a nail

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Can yout get hiv from stepping on a nail?
I've had a tetanus shot recently.

Thanks! Read more »