Do Condoms Protect Against Hiv
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesHi, are condoms extremly effective against HIV? I'm just wondering if anyone konws anyone, or contracted HIV while performing safe sex? I'm sure the virus has to have been transmitted whle condoms were used in the past a few times or so by some... Read more »
Posted by nikhilI read that condom provided 100% protection if it was used correctly and there was no slippage and breakage. I had a huge relief as I had protected sex with a possibly infected csw.
But trying to understand more about HIV, I went into a lot of... Read more »
Posted by pozlady, 3 RepliesAre there any other measures that are important besides the use of condoms that one should take when dating someone who is not HIV Positive?
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Posted by spiritflame67, 1 ReplyCan you get HIV from protected anal sex? The condoms had no holes nor did it break or have anything abnormal. Could I have gotten HIV from this?? Read more »
Posted by sinso, 1 Replyi wrote you people a moths ago and you told me that mi risk was very low considered in oral sex.
Well, i almost die in anxiety waiting for my 13 weeks final test.
The test was negative, Thumbs Ups. wohoooooooooo
But im a stupid person and i put my... Read more »
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Chicago Black Gay Mens CaucusThanks for your question,I guess I'm unclear why the protected sex was a stupid thing to do. You had no risk for HIV from this situation. The sex was protected the entire time! Using a condom properly like you did, prevents the chance of... Read more »
University of North CarolinaHello thereCondoms are effective in preventing HIV transmission as long as they are used correctly, with water-based lubricant, and don't break. Nothing in life is 100% but correct condom use is pretty close. Take care,Dr. W... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESHiYou are correct that I can't put a number on it, but the overall risk with the use of a condom is incredibly low. Condoms are effective in the prevention of HIV transmission, as long as they are used correctly and do not break or slip off.... Read more »
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Vatican's Denial That Condoms Protect Against HIV Endangering Millions of Africans, European Commissioner SaysEuropean Commissioner for Development and Humanitarian Aid Poul Nielson on Sunday on BBC1's "Panorama " program said that the Vatican's position denying that condoms can effectively protect against HIV is "bringing into great danger the lives of... Read more »
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New York Times Examines Benefits, Misconceptions, Frequency of Condom Use to Protect Against Sexually Transmitted Infections, Including HIVThe New York Times on Tuesday examined the benefits and misconceptions of condom use to protect against sexually transmitted infections, including HIV, and unplanned pregnancy. According to M. Monica Sweeney -- a member of the Presidential... Read more »
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