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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...and maintain behavioral changes that reduce the risk of becoming infected. For women who are found to be infected, it can assist in getting early treatment and avoiding infecting others. For more information, refer to " HIV/AIDS among Women Who Have Sex with Women ." Can I get HIV from getting a tattoo or through body piercing? A risk of HIV transmission does exist if instruments contaminated with blood are either not sterilized or...
Ask the Experts

HIV Risk Post Mortem (RISK OF HIV FROM CORPSE OR CADAVER)

I am an embalmer at a local funeral home and yesterday I was exposed to the blood of a person who is HIV positive. The person had spent approximately 2 days at the Medical Examiner's and was refrigerated to a temperature of roughly 35F-40F. I went...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...non-intact skin or possibly infectious bodily fluids. Dr. Bob Worried.May 1, 2006 If you defile a corpse of someone who had died of AIDS, is it possible to contract it even after their death? Response from Dr. Frascino Hello, If you are... Read more »

Whoo Hoo and Thanks (External Penis / Vaginal Fluid Exposure)

Hi Bob, Just another big thanks from an Ex-Worried Well. I stupidly performed unprotected cunnilingus on a woman of unknown HIV status. We had protected vaginal sex after the unprotected oral play. After the intercourse, I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Relieved in NC,Thank you for your kind comments and for taking the time to write in. I'm hopeful stories like yours will help others be able to "keep their wits about themselves" as well. And please accept my sincere gratitude for your... Read more »

HIV Question

What makes it "imposible" to contract HIV from a toilet or other inanimate object which may have had bodily fluids. What conditions would have to exist in order to contract it, if you had a cut etc fromurine on a toilet seat etc.Does the amount of...
Maribel Rodriguez-Torres, M.D.

Response from Maribel Rodriguez-Torres, M.D.

Fundacion Gatroenterologia De Diego
...HIV stays alive for minutes in an external surface.You will need almost inmmediate contact with an open body surface and the infected Read more »

HIV and dried body fluids

Can HIV be transmitted through oral contact with body fluids that have been dried for several days?
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...exposed to the environment. Please read through "How long does HIV live outside the body?" at http://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/SafeSex/Archive/TransmissionNon/Q8708.qna.RMK Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Condoms

...the narrow end of the condom, like inserting a diaphragm. The larger end goes over the opening to the vagina to protect the outside sex organs from infection. Guide the penis into the large end to avoid unprotected contact between the penis and... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...their HIV disease. In addition, some of these people may unknowingly be transmitting HIV to other people. The San Francisco AIDS Foundation strongly encourages people who are at risk for HIV to be tested regularly. Whether or not to take the HIV... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV and Safer Sex

...infection. Wearing latex gloves keeps you protected during hand-vagina or hand-anus sex. Adding water- or silicone-based lube to the outside of the gloves will increase your partner's pleasure. Other safer sex tips : Limit the time and... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Norvir (Ritonavir)

...the risk of passing the virus to other people. Dosage Form/Administration Ritonavir comes in soft gel capsule, tablet, and liquid forms. All forms are taken by mouth and should be taken with food. To improve the taste of ritonavir oral... Read more »
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I would like to know the truth

Posted by lindy, 3 Replies
...I have a question about the life of the hiv virus after it's out in the air. I had read many of you saying it dies within seconds out in the air,but if you ask different Read more »

Risks of HIV Infection

Posted by chrisenquist, 2 Replies
...protected sex with a sex worker at Thailand. I used condoms but I have few doubts on the condom usage with regards to Risks of HIV Infection 1st: What are the risks of infection if the condom slips off during withdrawl 2nd: I still remember the... Read more »

Can i get HIV if i lick a vaginal fluid on-----

Posted by von, 1 Reply
...Hi can i get hiv if i lick a fresh vaginal fluid on her underwear Read more »

HIV OUTSIDE THE BODY

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...HOW LONG CAN SURVIVE OUTSIDE THE BODY IN SIDE A BODILY FLUID SUCH AS BLOOD OR CEMEN ? Read more »