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Can You Get AIDS If A Tiny Blood Drop Is In Water

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HIV from Blood in Water

Calvin, please help me, I've searched all through your site and I've been unable to ascertain a risk for being infected with HIV through my experience with blood in water. I am desperate for some guidance, as this has consumed my thoughts...
Calvin Spinks. M.A.

Response from Calvin Spinks. M.A.

Saint Louis Effort for AIDS
Hello reader,I would estimate that you have no risk for HIV infection in the above-mentioned scenario. The drop of water didn't land in your eye and it was just water. The body fluids that transmit HIV are blood, breast milk, semen and... Read more »

how long a HIV virus can survive in da water,even if its contain blood.

I want to know,how long hiv virus can be alive in da blood,and if a drop of blood is there in the... Read more »

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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Government Attorneys Drop Charges Against Canadian Doctor in Tainted Blood Case

Canadian government attorneys on Friday dropped all remaining charges related to blood products contaminated with HIV and hepatitis C against Roger Perrault, former director of the blood transfusion service of the Canadian Red Cross , the CP/... Read more »
AIDS Survival Project

How Is the Water?

Our indelicate yet timely subject this issue is Cryptosporidium parvum ( C. parvum ). "Crypto," as it is often called, is a microscopic parasite that often lives in the intestines of infected animals and humans and released in bowel movements. It is... Read more »
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Access 101: Navigating the Rocky Waters of HIV/AIDS Healthcare

Private Health Insurance Ryan White CARE Act Medicaid Medicare Patient Assistance Programs Resources If you feel lost trying to figure out how to afford and obtain healthcare services, you are not alone. The checklist that follows is... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

AIDS Mortality in China Drops by Nearly Two Thirds Since 2002 When Country Began Free Treatment Program

China's HIV/AIDS-related mortality has dropped from 39.3 per 100 person-years in 2002 to 14.2 in 2009, or 64 percent, since the nation began providing free antiretroviral therapy (ART) in 2002, according to a study conducted by researchers from the... Read more »
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tiny red speckles

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I was possibly exposed to HIV three weeks ago. I have not had any flu-like symptoms, but I have noticed that little pinpoint red spots are showing up here and there on my arms and shoulders. There are not very many of them at all. They are no bigger... Read more »