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Do People Get AIDS From Cut On Hand

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can you get aids from touching sweat with small nondeep cuts on your hands???

can you gets aids from an infected person by touching their sweat with small nondeep cuts on hands??...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Nope. Next question!Dr. Bob... Read more »

Cut hands ion packaging in the fridge - worried

I wondered what my chances of being infected are with HIV.I brought some food home from the... Read more »

Assaulted on Halloween, Bitten, Cuts on Hands

Last Saturday evening I was assaulted at Halloween party. In the course of defending myself I... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New Jersey's Helping Hands: "Angel" Assists People with AIDS

For people who believe angels exist on earth, Carol Bamesberger may well qualify as one. The 59-year-old Randolph, N.J., resident is the director of the Angel Connection, a non-profit organization she founded ten years ago to provide food, clothing,... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Ohio AIDS Advocates Organize to Oppose Federal, State Cuts for Treatment, Care for HIV-Positive People

Ohio HIV/AIDS advocates and support groups on Feb. 10 are scheduled to hold a press conference in Cleveland to oppose federal and state cuts for treatment and care services for HIV-positive people in the state, the Cincinnati Enquirer reports.... Read more »
AIDS Treatment News

Medicaid Funding Cuts Affect People With AIDS Across the U.S.

The first of two articles on the crisis in public benefits for people with HIV/AIDS. It is not commonly known that the Medicaid program (MediCalin California) is the single biggest source of publiclyfunded AIDS treatment in the United States --... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New York State "Safety Net" for People Living With HIV/AIDS "Being Dismantled" by Funding Cuts, Opinion Piece Says

Although statistics that indicate declining new HIV infections among heterosexuals and injection drug users "are testament to aggressive prevention programs," the "trends also show an increase in infections" among men who have sex with men,... Read more »
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FINGER with DEEP CUT, PLEASE HELP PEOPLE<

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
HELLO PEOPLE,

I have been STRESSING out BIGTIME over the last month over a possible exposure in January (3rd to be exact).

I cut my finger with glass the night before this incident and it resulted in a very deep cut. The cut stopped bleeding the... Read more »

Am I at risk? Open cuts on hands...

Posted by Gka978, 2 Replies
First, I'm sorry if this seems like a trivial question. My next step will be addressing anxiety issues

I have two scratches/cuts on my right hand, both from a new kitten who thinks my hand is a toy. I shook hands with someone who could be considered... Read more »

I have HIV from Hand job or sex?

Posted by goloka, 3 Replies
Hi guys, I am very concern, because of my symptoms, that I may have HIV.
My recent exposure was went to the massage parlor and had a hand job and a massage with a massage oil. Then next day, I had felt the urge of urination and went to a doc and got... Read more »