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Florida Community Where Heterosexual Sex First Identified as HIV Risk Factor Still Has High HIV Prevalence, Study SaysA rural Florida community -- where researchers in 1986 determined that heterosexual sex and not mosquitoes was the primary transmission route of HIV -- continues to have high HIV prevalence, although prevention programs might have helped lower the... Read more »
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Nevada State Health Division AIDS ProgramThank you for your question.Sometimes when a person tests HIV positive, we initially are not able to determine how they became infected. But very often, when we investigate further, we do discover how the person actually did became infected.In a... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,Theoretically yes, absolutely. Unprotected sex with an HIV-positive partner is always a risk for HIV transmission, even if the partner is on meds and his last HIV plasma viral load was undetectable. Because you had a significant exposure,... Read more »
The Cutting EdgeAccording to opinions expressed by many HIV-specialist clinicians, the highest risk of the meds you mention is stavudine for lipoatrophy. There is controversy and argument about this every step of the way.Please remember that a risk factor is... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,To actually conduct a study on this would, of course, be unethical. What we are talking about are degrees of risk. Unprotected anal sex has the highest probability of HIV transmission. That said, there are factors that can modify any risk... Read more »
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Posted by HIV2Scared, 1 ReplyHello everyone!
I am a 20-year-old female who just returned from studying abroad in Cuba. I had unprotected vaginal sex one time with a bisexual man and gave him oral sex. He came in my mouth but did not come inside me during vaginal sex.
6 days... Read more »
Posted by AnonymousI have a question for anyone who is knowledgeable in HIV infection risk factors.
About 15 weeks ago I had unprotected sex with a female stripper for about 40 seconds to a minute. I stopped her after that. I did not ejaculate. In the following six... Read more »
Posted by desertfox, 2 RepliesI'm writing this to relieve tension. I am a worrier by nature (Taken anxiety meds before# but I'm also very analytica and honest with myself. What I am not is smart when it comes to thinking with the head on top of my shoulders vs the other guy... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesIs it likely to catch HIV if you have vaginal sex with a man without a condom, but he doesn't ejaculate inside you? (there might have been some pre-cum) Read more »
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