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Cases Of Men Getting Aids From Women

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The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...Gynecological Issues in HIV+ Women Pregnancy and HIV In Conclusion A Look at the Numbers Over 25 years have passed since the first diagnosis of AIDS in America.While there were a handful of women among the first cases, AIDS was thought toprimarily affect gay men. However, as the years passed, women have emerged asanother group hard hit by the AIDS epidemic. Even though more men than womenstill have HIV in the US, women are...
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women and HIV

I had previously asked you to explain how a woman can infect a man. Part of your answer was that "it's far from low risk! Infact the vast majority of men with HIV worldwide contracted it from HIV infected women!"well, I work with HIV+ women, not to...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...contact with the mucous membrane lining the urethra (pee hole). Not every exposure leads to viral transmission, but in some cases it only takes a single exposure (unprotected vaginal sex) for HIV-infected cervical/vaginal secretions to come into... Read more »

Gay teens vs. Straight teens: Whose more at risk for HIV?

WHAT ARE THE STATS ON GAY TEENAGERS UNDER THE AGE OF 21 CONTRACTING HIV? ARE THEY AT THE SAME RISK FOR HIV AS HETEROSEXUAL YOUNG MEN? IS THIS DETERMINED BY RACE, UPBRINGING OR SOCIAL FACTORS DO YOU THINK?
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...lot of data to look at the rate of recent HIV infections among various populations. Most data that is available looks at AIDS cases (which were infected with HIV an average of 10 years before).In the United States, a recent report looked at... Read more »

HIV/AIDS transmission

Are there any documented cases of AIDS being transmitted from a woman to aman during sexual intercourse?
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...Hi. Thank you for your question. Not only are there documented cases of HIVbeing transmitted from woman to man during sexual contact, the MAJORITY ofthe worlds HIV/AIDS cases are transmitted specifically Read more »

men/women ratio

why are their more women with HIV/AIDS if there are more men that are giving it to women
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
...Huh? What country are you talking about? In the US, there are more men with HIV than women by far. About 73% of all cases of HIV/AIDS were made in men.DW Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Canada: Manitoba Report Shows Disturbing Trends in HIV Cases Among Aboriginals and Women

... Manitoba saw a 20 percent increase in new HIV/AIDS cases last year, and most new HIV diagnoses were made only when the patients were at an advanced stage of illness, according to the Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New HIV Cases in Malaysia Decreasing, Percentage of Women Living With Virus Increasing, Health Ministry Official Says

... The number of new HIV cases in Malaysia has decreased since 2002, but the percentage of women newly diagnosed with the virus has increased during the same Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New HIV Cases Among Women in Wisconsin Increasing, Group Says

... While the number of new cases of HIV in Wisconsin has stabilized over the last decade, women now represent more of the overall number of cases, the AP/ Chicago Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

National HIV/AIDS Awareness Day Focuses on Increasing Number of New HIV/AIDS Cases Among Girls, Women

...National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day , which takes place today, will focus on the increasing number of new HIV/AIDS cases among girls and women, according to a statement by Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of... Read more »
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Documented Cases of HIV thru Oral Sex on Woman

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Are there any reported and documented cases of getting HIV thru performing oral sex on a woman ? Thanks. Read more »

Incidence of women getting HIV

Posted by Anonymous
...HIV, according to a state Department of Public Health report released Monday. Since 1999, when the MDPH started tracking HIV cases, more women have been getting infected through sex than drug use. According to the data, the number of women... Read more »

Women's HIV Risk From Heterosexual Sex Rises

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...HIV, according to a state Department of Public Health report released Monday. Since 1999, when the MDPH started tracking HIV cases, more women have been getting infected through sex than drug use. According to the data, the number of women... Read more »

U.S. women read this

Posted by Anonymous, 7 Replies
...got infected themselves by having sex with other men! So say top Hiv experts, such as Joel Gallant. There are few confirmed cases in U.S. of men becoming infected by women, two of these cases involved post coital blood. LISTEN WOMEN!! For... Read more »