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Getting HIV Out Of Your System Before It Reaches Bloodstream

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Palms and Bloodstream.

Is there anyway that HIV gets into your palms and infects you? I heard it does. Also whats the distance between the skin and the bloodstream? Do things seep into the bloodstream from contact with palms?...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

Rocky Mountain CARES
HiHIV transmission can only occur when there is a direct and prolonged exposure to body fluids, semen, vaginal fluid, blood or mother to child through breast feeding. This most commonly occurs through unprotected vaginal or anal sex and sharing of... Read more »

Semen in the bloodstream

When a guy hits the point of ejaculation during sex or oral activities, what happens if his own... Read more »

Please help. I have tried to reach you people. Still not getting help

Hello...i met a girl whom i think was hooker. I didnt have any sex ( vaginal, oral, anal). But i... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Georgia Set to Adopt Names-Based HIV Reporting System; AIDS Advocates Say System Will Jeopardize Confidentiality

Georgia -- the only state that does not have a system of collecting HIV case data with personal identifiers -- on Monday announced plans to establish a names-based HIV reporting system, the AP/Long Island Newsday reports. However, AIDS advocates... Read more »

Deaf-REACH's HIV Prevention Program Speaks the Deaf Community's Language

From the Margin to the Center: A Spotlight Series Did you know that people who are deaf or hard of hearing are two to four times more likely to contract HIV than their hearing counterparts? That's just one of many facts that Sylvie Soulier... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Legislation to Reauthorize PEPFAR Still Getting Blocked in Senate Despite Agreement Reached Last Week, Bush's Support

Efforts to pass a measure (S 2731 ) aimed at reauthorizing the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief failed on Friday after Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) rejected a request by Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) to vote on the bill, CQ... Read more »

HIV Frontlines: In Newark, N.J., an HIV/AIDS Advocate Finds New Ways to Reach LGBT African Americans

Listen to Audio (49 min.) Download Audio This podcast is a part of the series HIV Frontlines . To subscribe to this series, click here . --> Welcome. My name is Kellee Terrell and I'm the news editor for This HIV... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies

Ok, it now my time to reach out again and ask for help..I have been on this board for some time and have been watching closely. I am having a terrible time with getting tested and cannot bring myself to face the fear.

I am a 40 y.o... Read more »

Immune system & HIV detection

Posted by andypb, 1 Reply
What is compromised/ supressed immune system.

Does compromised/ weak immune system take more time to produce antibody to HIV infection.

Would a Person having as low Cd 4 counts 350 is considered to have compromised immune system.

Do such person with... Read more »

Compromised immune system always = HIV?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I have a bacterial infection that in most people goes away within a few weeks. But I have had it for so long that my doctor says I must have a compromised immune system and said that it could be HIV. I don't know what to think. I've had 2 sexual... Read more »


Posted by Survivor, 3 Replies
Thought this was interesting... MSNBC Sunday Nov 13

LONDON - A British man claimed on Sunday to be the first person to become clear of the HIV virus, which can lead to AIDS, after earlier testing positive for it.

If true, the case of 25-year-old... Read more »