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Can Men Who Have Unprotected Sex Get Hiv From Vaginal Sex

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Unprotected sex between 2 men with the same hiv strain (SUPER INFECTION, 2010) (SEX BETWEEN TWO HIV POSITIVE PARTNERS, 2010)

I'd like to know from a scientific point of view, what happens when 2 men with the exact same hiv strain have sex together.. Does it affect each - other's viral load? Or does the strain become more dangerous or something? I have read some time ago,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...well. Stay well.Dr. BobPoz bottom with poz top issues Jan 21, 2010Is there such a thing as "worse" infection if a poz bottom has unprotected sex with a poz top? Or is positive just positive?Response from Dr. FrascinoHi,It's possible to acquire an... Read more »

partners having unprotected sex with different strains (SEX BETWEEN TWO HIV POSITIVE PARTNERS, 2011)

when i was diagnosed my doctor told me that i am classified as HIV strain 2 and with cd4 count of 5... Read more »
The Body

Laying It Bare: Gay Men and Unprotected Sex in the Age of HIV/AIDS

...Panelists Language and Homophobia: What Are We Talking About When We Talk About "Barebacking"? Prevalence: How Widespread Is Unprotected Sex Among Gay Men? Motivations: Why Would Gay Men Put Themselves at Risk? Interventions: What... Read more »
The Body

"You Can't Handle the Truth!": Gay Men and HIV Education

...don't think that's true. Although I don't have any statistics at hand, I strongly suspect the truth is that most gay men have unprotected sex at least occasionally, and some have unprotected sex all of the time. I don't work in public health,... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Transmission

... Table of Contents How HIV Spreads Methods of Transmission Re-Using and Sharing Needles Unprotected/Unsafe Sex Mother-to-Child Transmission Rare Types of Transmission How HIV Is, and Is Not, Transmitted How HIV Spreads ... Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

When You Know Better, You Do Better, Part 3

...many people do you know who have a piercing or a tattoo? The bottom line: If you are a Black straight man who has ever had unprotected sex with a woman who had HIV or whose HIV status you did not know, you placed yourself at risk for HIV. If you... Read more »
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Bisexual Boyfriend.

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...My boyfriend of one year, revealed to me last night that he's bisexual and that he's had some experiences with men in the past. We initially used protection but started having unprotected about 2 months ago. I am really mad that he didn't Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...milions of people will die of cancer. somethings can't be cured it don't seem fair! I am just aggravated. why is it easier for women to catch ? WHY WHY WHY WHY Read more »

what are the chances?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...i had vaginal intercourse with a woman i now suspect is infected. i am going to get tested on friday on my day off, but that isnt making me feel any better right now. Read more »

HeteroSex is DANGEROUS!

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...For all those who continually say heterosex is not as dangerous for a man.. Here is a posting from JAMA HIV/AIDS The rate of male-to-female transmission was not significantly different from the rate Read more »