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Hiv And Sexual Intercourse

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Symptoms Are Highly Prevalent Among HIV Outpatients and Associated With Poor Adherence and Unprotected Sexual Intercourse

Noting the scarcity of data on the prevalence and burden of pain and symptoms among HIV patients in the era of antiretroviral therapy (ART), the authors set out to measure symptom prevalence and determine associations with key variables:... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Sexual Activities Other Than Intercourse Carry Risk of HIV, Other STIs, Study Finds

Sexual activities other than intercourse carry some risk of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections, according to a report from the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists published recently in the journal Obstetrics and... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

History of Childhood Sexual Abuse and Unsafe Anal Intercourse in a Six-City Study of HIV-Positive MSM

Among a population of HIV-positive men who reported unsafe anal intercourse with other men in the preceding year, the authors assessed rates of childhood sexual abuse and its demographic and mental health correlates. The researchers conducted a... Read more »
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Cut on penis shaft & sexual intercourse

Dear Robert,please let me thank you for this great site. I need your help because I am going crazy right now.Saturday night I visited a prostitute, we enganged in protected oral and vaginalsex. But the thing is thatabout 5 days before I cut myself...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Oliver,Unfortunately there is no way I can accurately determine your level of HIV-acquisition risk without examining your cut. In general I would say that a 1-2 mm cut that was five-days old would not be considered a risk. I'm not certain... Read more »

Contracting HIV by Intercourse

During intercourse and/or while the male is having an orgasm is there an opportunity for the HIV virus to enter through the penis and infect the male other than means of a wound? ...
Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

Response from Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

New York University, School of Medicine
Yes. HIV is a sexually transmitted disease, and can be transmitted with sores or bleeding. Use protection! Latex condoms will significantly decrease your risk! DTD... Read more »

HIV transmission through oral intercourse

Dear Sir/Madam,I am a male in mid-twenties. I recently had intercourse for the first time with an acquaintance of mine who is quite casual about sex and would have had it countless number of times by now, with people she barely knows. The process...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

Test Positive Aware Network
Hi, there:All of these questions are clearly answered in the archives. 1. Oral sex has been and remains a low-risk activity. 2. Using a condom for each and every act of penetrative sex is one of the best ways to protect yourself against HIV and many... Read more »

intercourse with hiv infectedThe Body: Rick Sowadsky M.S.P.H., C.D.S, Answers to Safe Sex Questions

this web sight is one of the most valuable and informative sights around.when you have intercourse with an hiv infected person, does that mean thatyou will get aids, or does it mean you have only been exposed to it and couldpossibly get aids....
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Hi. Thank you for your question and comment. If you have unprotected sexwith an infected person (either through intercourse or giving oral sex), youare putting yourself at risk of getting HIV. If the HIV virus enters yourbloodstream, then you... Read more »
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hiv transmission w/o vaginal intercourse

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Does anyone know what the possibility is that one could get HIV if the penis never actually entered the Vagina, but had precum and was placed near the labia and clitoris?

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Unprotected Vaginal Intercourse with a Stripper

Posted by rayk12345, 1 Reply
I had a 15-30 second vaginal intercourse with a stripper at a strip club...I was drunk and this is the only that happened..after that 15 seconds time I was scared and just left that place...I dont know about the HIV status of that lady but i feel... Read more »

Intercourse for 2 - 5 sec

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hi... I was wondering what are the risks of catching HIV from having intercourse for 2 - 5 sec with a body massage sex worker in Thailand. I never expected to, but when the body massage took place and I was covered in soap. It just slipped in. ... Read more »

Shaving before intercourse

Posted by hivinform
This is one of those things I get a lot of mixed answers on. If you shave your pubic region previous to a sexual encounter do you dramatically increase the risk of HIV/STD infection through small openings even if you use a condom? can someone please... Read more »