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Can Somebody Get Infected With Hiv Through Drinking Infected Blood

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Can you get HIV from drinking another persons blood?

I recently ended a period in my life where I enguaged in CONSENTUAL blood drinking(cut one's self and allowing another to drink your blood and vice versa)... This included about 5 people... I never had any open cuts or sores and have no peircings in...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...Thank you for your question. I agree with you that drinking other peoples blood is a ritualistic act that rarely gets discussed. If you drink the blood of a person who is infected with Read more »

Re: Blood Electrification Question (ROBERT BECK) (BLOOD ELECTRIFICATION) Aug 11, 2008

DR. Frascino, M.D. Really? Are you an actual medical doctor? I just happened on this thread, read... Read more »

hemopurifier with blood electrification (BLOOD ELECTRIFICATION, 2009) (HEMOPURIFIER)

Doc,From what I have read in recent articles the hemopurifier reduces the viral load by 70%. I read... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Blood Sugar and Fats

... Side Effects of Antiretroviral Medications? Blood Sugar Blood Fats See Fact Sheet 121 for information on the Complete Blood Count and Fact Sheet 122 for tests included Read more »
The Well Project

Diabetes and HIV/AIDS

...foods (carbohydrates), such as bread, potatoes, rice, and corn. See a registered dietitian to help you plan your meals. Many AIDS service organizations have registered dietitians on staff who will see you free of charge. Sometimes, despite diet... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Stopping the Spread of HIV

...Get Infected With HIV? The Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) is not spread easily. You can only get HIV if you get infected blood or sexual fluids into your system. You can't get it from mosquito bites, coughing or sneezing, sharing household... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

HIV and Hepatitis C Co-Infection

...effectsof treatment. Protect yourself and others by not sharingdrug equipment and by having safer sex. CATIE (Canadian AIDSTreatment InformationExchange) provides extensive information aboutall aspects of HIV treatment. We also... Read more »
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LAB/BLOOD Work

Posted by RL9141, 4 Replies
...Today- I went for my first round of lab work before my first appointment with the specialist. The blood work was a horrible experience. 7 vials of blood- I got sick, sweaty, almost passed out. It was horrible. Does this ever get better? Read more »

a considerable amount of HIV blood in a glass

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I am wondering if 20-30 ml of wet HIV-infected blood remained in a glass for more than twelve hours, will the blood be still infectious even if it is still wet after that 12 hours?? Read more »

HIV/HCV coinfection

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...At 8 1/2 weeks i got a full STD and HIV screening done - all came back clear. I then went to my doctor the next week and had blood tests done for mono, thyroids, CBC and liver function. All came back clear excpet a slight elevation in ALT in the... Read more »

HCV HIV coinfection?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...back clear excpet a slight elevation in ALT in the liver test - it was at 67 (range 5 - 50) the doc said this may be down to drinking the day before, but i don't drink. I then had Hepatitis and HIv tests down at 12weeks 5days - all came back... Read more »