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Can You Get Hiv More Than Once

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Is it pain or swellin of glands during ARS ... and survival of of hiv once it leaves the body?

Dear Ryan,I am sure you have been asked this before, and I tried to look for answers in the posted messages but I couldnt find any, so I thought Id ask again. Your answer is greatly appreciated.Within days after a mutual masturbation with another...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

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

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
The bottom line is that there is no evidence that people get infected when engaging in mutual masturbation. This means that your symptoms are not likely to be associated to HIV. Try to remember that sexual transmission of HIV is known to occur in... Read more »

I think I'm dying from HIV with Balanitis, My (once again!!) CNN Hero Nominee Dr. Bob?

Hi my lovely Dr. Bob! Remember me? I nominated u last year for CNN Heroes and has so done again. I... Read more »

HIV for doing sex for once?

Can i be HIV+ for just doing unsafe sex for once with an HIV+ person..?... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

FDA Should "Swiftly" Approve Over-the-Counter HIV Test Once Application Submitted, Editorial Says

FDA "should swiftly certify a home-use test" for HIV once such an application is submitted and the product is deemed "reliable and appropriate for use by untrained people," a New York Times editorial says. No manufacturers have filed an... Read more »

Hot Topics: Neuropathy and Exercise; Herpes and HIV; News on Once-Monthly Meds; and More

Hot Topics at's "Ask the Experts" Forums, September 24, 2013 September 24, 2013 Visit the Forums Read Past Email Newsletters Change/Update Subscription Living With HIV/AIDS Mixed-Status Couples ... Read more »

Once-Weekly and Once-Monthly HIV Meds in the Pipeline: Studies From ICAAC 2012

Two new HIV drugs in development that show promise for less frequent dosing were previewed at ICAAC 2012 in San Francisco. One of the drugs, a fusion inhibitor named albuvirtide, could make once-a-week HIV medication a reality. Results from two... Read more »

News & Views: The Once and Future HIV; HIV on the Screen; Smells Like Teen Spirit; and More

HIV News & Views, June 26, 2014 - June 26, 2014 Top Stories at Read Past Newsletters Change/Update Subscription Hello Readers, While writing this week's News &... Read more »
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Once the fluid containing HIV dries, is it dead?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Once vaginal secretion dry, would the HIV in them die? And how long would HIV live if it were into underwear? Would it die once soaked in? Read more »

Let's settle this once and for all!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Let's see if HIV always progresses and is always deadly...

Circa 1 million infected in the US, many said to be HIV+ witout knowing it

20% of population is actively seeking treatment using the cocktails

Latency period said to be 10 years on average

AIDS... Read more »

Once more about Window Period

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Australia (where I am in) is one of the most advanced countries in relation to HIV. Treatment, research, Sydney based organisation just won US$ 30 million from States in development of vaccine.

There is ongoing study between US/Australia for smart... Read more »

once diagnosed how do you stop obsessing and self analyzing

Posted by change33, 1 Reply
Time waiting is the hardest part of it. I haven't fully emotionally crashed as yet, but the reality that I may have affected some one else I care for is killing me more than the thought of myself being possibly being HIV +. My skin, my weight and... Read more »