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Breast Milk Worried I Have HIV

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DOC PLEASE I AM REALLY WORRIED NOW!!! (BREAST MILK, 2010)

I am still far away from the preferred testing time when it comes to the window period. I have been searching the internet for countless weeks now in regard to breast milk transmission in adults. I've read almost every question you have answered on...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,OK, here's the scoop! Breast milk from a lactating HIV-positive woman does contain HIV; however, ingesting small amounts of HIV-tainted breast milk does not pose Read more »

HIV risk nipple sucking on lactating woman (BREAST MILK and HIV TRANSMISSION)

I am 30 years male and had a protected sex with female sex worker 5 months ago . I kissed her... Read more »

Not in archive, Hiv through breast milk ,please answer

dear doc Frascino.i am spending atleast 4 hours a day on your website and still looking for an... Read more »
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The Well Project

Talking With Your Children About HIV: HIV Awareness for Children

...following body fluids: Blood (including menstrual blood) Semen ("cum") and other male sexual fluids ("pre-cum") Vaginal fluids Breast milk HIV is not spread through these body fluids: Sweat Tears Saliva (spit) Urine Feces The most... Read more »
American Association for World Health

HIV/AIDS Quiz

...your baby having HIV. True False 5. HIV is not present in ... A. semen and vaginal secretions B. sweat C. blood D. breast milk 6. T or F: Only drug users and gay men need to worry about becoming infected with HIV. True False ... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Transmission

...following body fluids: Blood (including menstrual blood) Semen and other male sexual fluids ("pre-cum") Vaginal fluids Breast milk HIV is not spread through these body fluids: Sweat Tears Saliva (spit) The spread of HIV can be... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Vitamin A Hikes HIV Loads in Breast Milk

...HIV-positive mothers in Tanzania, those who took vitamin A and beta-carotene supplements had significantly higher HIV loads in their breast milk than women who did not take them (P=0.02), as well as a higher risk of subclinical mastitis. This... Read more »
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Transmission through urine?

Posted by Carrie, 2 Replies
...should I worry about being as carefull around his urine as I am around his blood? Does urine fall in the category of seman, breast milk, blood and vaginal fluids? Read more »

Nipple sucking breast milk

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...of her nipple which i tasted. It tasted kindof sour. We didn't do anything else. Now today im searching the net and i see breast milk infects babies. I called my doc and he just got back to me and said he wouldnt' treat me with post exposure... Read more »

should i be worried?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...have been about four different guys but nothing more than fingering and oral....me recieveing but never giving. Should i be worried? Kinda a hypochondrac about it. Read more »

I'm really worried

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...sweetie. We really got serious, and after dating several months have just had sex. We were both virgins. I'm scared I now have aids. I can't eat or sleep. I've only told one of my close friends. Do you think I should tell my parents? Read more »