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Chance Of Getting AIDS From Having Sex During Period

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Conclusive answer wanted: is HIV - female more likely to be infected during menstruation by receptive penile sex?

Dear Doctor,While you website is incredibly comprehensive and coherent in most topics, it is with frustration and much dissapointment that I have been able to find so little information devoted to the potential increased risk for a woman to be...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...however, is fairly clear. Unprotected vaginal receptive sex is risky business with or without extenuating circumstances such as menstruation. I have not changed my opinion on this topic.Remember, sex is always cleaner with a packaged wiener!Stay... Read more »

oral sex (TRANSMISSION VIA ORAL SEX, 2011)

my boyfriend is HIV positive and I am not, he tells me that because of his undetectable status... Read more »
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The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...(PID) Although little conclusive research is available on HIV and menstruation, many HIV+ women report abnormal menstrual periods. Somehave excessive bleeding while others stop menstruating altogether. Human papillomavirus (HPV) is an STD... Read more »
The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

...develop any symptoms of HIV is during the "acute" phase, which lasts for six to 12 weeks after you've been infected. Once that period ends, you may well go years without your body giving away any sign whatsoever that you have HIV. This is... Read more »
The Well Project

Oral Sex: What's the Real Risk for HIV?

...vigorous, prolonged oral sex ("deep-throating"). Avoid mouth or throat trauma caused by a large number of partners in ashort period of time. Taking Care of Yourself Any type of sexual activity with an infected person carries a risk of... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV and Safer Sex

...HIV.) If you don't use a barrier, avoid getting precum, semen, or vaginal fluids in your mouth. Avoid vaginal oral sex during menstruation to prevent contact with blood. Bad oral hygiene (bleeding gums, ulcers, gum disease) can make oral sex... Read more »
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I had hiv symptoms for the last two years and still..............

Posted by testednegative
...knew that a positive result would kill me. However the life was starting to take its toll on me. I noticed new symptoms like periodic swelling of lymph nodes and appearance of rashes behind my earlobes, my sore throat was almost ever persistent.... Read more »

sex with a condom, but she had her period.

Posted by Nelson44, 2 Replies
...some output regarding having protected sex with a female(most likely HIV-, but not sure) but in the middle of having sex her period started and there was blood on the condom, no breakage, slippage or anything like that, however there was blood on... Read more »

Convincing ppl to get tested

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...info about the whole situation bcuz if a doctor signs it saying she doesnt have HIV that maybe she is unaware of the 6-12 month period after exposure and so i got tested at 3-5 month period ( somewhere in there but i think it was 4-5) but anyways... Read more »

Study shows very low HIV risk from oral sex

Posted by Anonymous
...ejaculate would not increase risk, as long as the mucus membrane is intact, because "the acids in the stomach will kill the virus, period." While the numbers released from Shafers study are preliminary findings, she said its important people... Read more »