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Can You Get Hiv By Giving Head

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giving head

Ihave been HIVfor 5 years,and I have been sucking a straight man the First 3 years. Can he get Hiv from me?We are still very close,and worried.Thanks...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
It is tremendously unlikely that you would transmit HIV to your partners by performing oral sex on them. HIV is not known to be transmitted through saliva: this is probably true because the saliva of HIV infected people contains little to no... Read more »

giving felatio

im poz can a give hiv by giving head... Read more »

I'm worried about giving my new b/f HIV through Oral Sex (DISCLOSURE, 2009)

I am HIV+, been poz for 15 years now. My T-Cell count is normal and my viral load is undetectable,... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New Jersey Promotes HIV Test That Gives Quick Results

On Feb. 2, the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services launched a $2 million advertising campaign to encourage residents to take advantage of free rapid HIV testing at publicly funded counseling and testing sites across the state. The... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Colorado: Dentist's Office Gives, Brings Smiles to Patients Living With HIV/AIDS

The Howard Dental Center (HDC) on Capitol Hill in Denver has been serving the dental needs of people with HIV/AIDS since 1994. Its name honors Dr. John Howard, a dentist who treated seropositive patients before his 1988 death from AIDS at age 55.... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

South Africa: A "Living Legend" Gives HIV Patients Reason to Celebrate

Johannesburg's Themba Lethu Clinic at Helen Joseph Hospital recently celebrated its first anniversary. Since the clinic opened, more than 7,000 HIV patients have been treated, 3,579 of them with antiretroviral therapy, the most at any health... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

World Heath Organization Gives Endorsement to Canadian Company's Combination HIV/AIDS Drug; Health Canada Approval Held Up by Negotiations Between GSK, Apotex

The World Health Organization on Friday gave its approval to Apo-triAvir, a generic HIV/AIDS medication made by the Toronto-based drug company Apotex , a "critical step" in allowing the drug to be exported to developing countries, the Toronto Star... Read more »
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hiv risk from unprotected oral (giving MSM)

Posted by anxious66, 5 Replies
Hi guys, just wanted to know

I gave a guy i know head who said he was 'clean'. he didn't ejaculate and i'm pretty sure there was no precum. the whole thing lasted under a minute.

now about a week later, i am worried i have developed ars symptoms.... Read more »

HIV- falling head over heals w/HIV+ & confused

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
I'm HIV- and recently met and went on a few dates with an awesome guy who is HIV+. He told me he was HIV+ on our second date, after I told him I was a recovering alcoholic. The fact that he disclosed his HIV status so honestly to me is so... Read more »

Who Gives A Fecal Dump !

Posted by Allan, 1 Reply
Simple after w while . like five years of doctore medications hassles with ADAP etc... no real health concequences except for loss of sniety ( seeing doc for that also , addicted to Lorazepam) is there not a point when one says AH the hell with it... Read more »

Feel like giving up

Posted by dj1979, 10 Replies
Does anyone ever just feel like giving up? By giving up, I don't mean suicide - I mean stop taking meds, stop getting treatment, etc. Let nature take its course, so to speak.

My life sucks right now, and doesn't seem to be getting any better, nor... Read more »