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Hiv On Lips

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hiv through chapped lips

Hi Dr. i am from Switzerland.My lipes are too chapped and some blood is come out from it once day in restaurant i eat a burger after i found that a small fresh cut is present on the waters hand. my question is that his(waters) blood is attached to...
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
NO, this would not be considered a risk for acquiring HIV. You would need direct contact with the waiter, HIV does not survive well in the environment, especially not on a cooked hamburger. Thanks,Joe... Read more »

Cold sore on lips an HIV symptom?

Hello, is a cold sore on your lips a symptom of HIV? I've had cold sores before in the past,... Read more »

Bleeding lips and HIV transmission

Dearest Doctor,Thank you so much in advance for answering my question. I had recently, under the... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Buy Lip Butter and Help Prevent AIDS

MTV and the Body Shop have joined forces to raise funds to fight HIV/AIDS and encourage youths to practice safer sex. A newly launched Web site asks visitors to pledge to follow safer-sex guidelines. And the Body Shop is donating approximately $5... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Global Community Has Raised Hope in HIV/AIDS Response

"For the first time in many years, a new message is on the lips of the people on the frontlines [of the AIDS response] -- together, we will end AIDS," UNAIDS Executive Director Michel Sidibe writes in the Huffington Post 's "Global Living " blog.... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Fergie's Lip Service Serves Charity Well; MAC's AIDS Campaign to Benefit

The cosmetics company MAC has named singer Fergie, of the group Glamorous, as the newest spokesperson for its Viva Glam HIV/AIDS campaign. Fergie joins Dita Von Teese and Eve, who are already spokespersons for the effort. Fergie said she looks... Read more »
AIDS Project Los Angeles

Person With AIDS (PWA) Advocates for the Deaf

A Mission to Educate Lip-readers Are Rare Unique Communications Dressed in a black henley and faded jeans, Stephan Kennedy presents himself in a very unassuming and comfortable manner. The salt-and-pepper of his neatly trimmed beard exudes... Read more »
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is chapped lips a sign of hiv infection

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I recently had a high risk encounter and a few weeks after got really cracked chapped lips.I happened to have other symptoms as well just curious cause I haven't heard much about it being a symptom. Read more »

HIV from oral sex when u have dry lips (Accutane)?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Im currently on Accutane (very strong acne medication) and ive been on it for about 4 months. Ever since I started using it my lips have been very dry and i sometimes even have herpes 1 breakouts on my lips because of accutane (thus my lips get... Read more »

lip sores unprotected oral hiv risk

Posted by smkl, 1 Reply
Hello

I am aware that risk from unprotected insertive fellatio is relatively lower.
But what is freaking me out is that post the episode- I discovered a single sore on the inside of her lips- it was not red or yellow, but just as the same texture and... Read more »

eyelids swelling joint pain thrush on lips

Posted by Anonymous
can anyone tell me is this related to hiv infection? Read more »