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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,There is no question that being on effective combination antiretroviral therapy that drives HIV plasma viral load to undetectable levels significantly decreases the risk of HIV transmission. However, and this is a very big however, it does not... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello Andrew,You'd like to take issue with the "overly cautious and often inaccurate info (I) give regarding window periods etc." Hmm . . . Andrew, I'd like to take issue with your taking issue! Yes, I am "all... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESHiNot to worry!You cannot get HIV from touching an inanimate object. Transmission of HIV from a contaminated surface would require massive exposure to blood or other infected liquid for a prolonged period of timeHIV transmission can only occur when... Read more »
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Posted by rjasin123, 3 RepliesI posted this on another website, and it helped folks there so here goes.
1. Handjobs are non risk.
2. Insertive oral is theoretcial risk only, with no documented cases.
3. A PCR conducted at 28 days is the next best thing to an all clear.
4. At 13... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 3 RepliesHi!
I'm just wondering if there's any possibility to get HIV from bed sheets. I've slept in crappy hostels where they don't change sheets every day (I got crabs from one of the hostel beds I slept in!). If the person who slept in the bed before me... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replieshttp://www.pplm.org/Facts/hsc_fac/hiv.html
WHAT IT IS:
Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) is caused by the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV).
HOW IT IS SPREAD:
HIV is transmitted through contact with the blood, semen, vaginal secretions or... Read more »
Posted by TurningPoint, 2 Repliesyes, it's real still even today for us on HARRT. even tho we are living longer i still can't find a life insurance who will except me because of my status. hey some of us still want to be buried also tradionally for those who want to be. can someone... Read more »
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