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Ask the Experts

Does Hep C live on plastic material

A person with hepatitis C has a cut covered with a bandaid, and the blood is dried...then the person rinses a dish under the facet and the water drains from the bandaid onto the dish...will a person drinking/eating from this dish get the Hep C...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
Even if virus survived, I wouldn't expect transmission from an oral route. Read more »

infection due to spiliage of infected material

hi, i and my wife , both are healthcare profesionals. recently (on nov 2nd, 1.30 pm) my... Read more »

White Material in the Mouth

An acquaintance has a buildup of white matter in his mouth which is visible when he speaks. The... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Formative Design and Evaluation of Patient-Delivered Partner Therapy Informational Materials and Packaging

... The purpose of the current study was to develop and evaluate instructional packaging materials for patient-delivered partner therapy (PDPT). The study was based in an urban sexually transmitted infection (STI) clinic, Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Arizona: Kyrene District Seeks Parents' Feedback on Sex Education Classroom Materials

...next step toward implementing curriculum changes approved in April, the Kyrene School District is making proposed sex education materials available for parental and community review. While the district continues to promote abstinence as the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Barebacking Materials Banned From International Mr. Leather Convention Marketplace

...Chuck Renslow announced that vendors in the annual convention's marketplace will no longer be allowed to sell or distribute materials that "promote or advocate" barebacking, or unprotected anal sex. In a letter notifying vendors of the change,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

China Becomes Major Exporter of AIDS Drug Raw Material to Developing Nations

...Less than two years after it began producing AIDS drugs, China hasbecome a major exporter of raw materials for the medications. In addition,it is preparing to export finished drugs to Third World countries. Four Chinese companies Read more »
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HIV tests that detect the genetic material of HIV

Posted by nomoreworry4me
...HIV tests that detect the genetic material of HIV itself (rather than antibodies or antigens) are known as PCR tests. PCR stands for Polymerase Chain Reaction and is a Read more »

Review HIV/AIDS Program Materials

Posted by Anonymous
...The American Red Cross Wants You To Help Review HIV/AIDS Program Materials Application Deadline: Friday, May 9, 2003 For more information Contact Shauna R. Cooper at (703) 206-6986 or coopers@usa.redcross.org Read more »

riesgo ???

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...nadioe menciona si es que existe algun tipo de contagio o riesgo por realizarme unos estudios en algun hospitla y aqui con el material que se utiliza me contagiaran??? gracias Read more »

codom

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I heard that only latex made condom will prevent HiV, Does all condom make frm this materials? Read more »