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How to contract HIV (HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2009) (Obama Budget Would Kill Abstinence-Only Funding)

If a HIV - woman and a HIV - man have sexual intercourse while the woman is on her menstrual period, is there a possibility of contracting HIV just because she is on her period? even if both dont have HIV/AIDS?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

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my brother is HIV positive...i have some questions

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...come in contact with bodily fluids of someone who is infected with the HIV virus, but what if he uses my razor?? What if my toothbrush and his are in the same cup in the bathroom?? If i drink out of the same cup?? Or say we use the same bar of... Read more »

I know your out there (oral guys)DELAYED SERO"s

Posted by U_mushroomhaters, 3 Replies
...Look I am looking for those of you who honestly believe they contracted HIV from oral sex. If you do not want to get bashed and beat up then just IM me and do not post on this thread (believe me Read more »

blood in mouth?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...negative (I had no suspicion but did it anyways). However now I find myself out of my mind wondering/worrying if I could of contracted HIV threw simple things as toothbrushes and now hookah pipe sharing with friends at hookah bars. Is this... Read more »

Maintaining a Hetero Neg/POS relationship

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
We just recently found out my partner (male) has been infected - I am negative - My fears are huge and my knowledge is limited but growing daily. How safe can sex be? How to keep a clean enviroment? What about preparing meals? What about... Read more »