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Hiv Relative Risk Statistics

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Dr. Frascino's Sistuation Vs. Unprotected Oral

Dr. Frascino,I was reading your bio and I wanna applaud your great work that you have done in the medical and scientific fields. I also wanna ask a question comparing your situation of obtaining HIV in 1991 to unprotected oral if you don't mind. It...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Thanks for your kind comments. Regarding the relative risk of acquiring HIV, the CDC has published statistical estimates of risk that provide a reasonable reference point for evaluating Read more »

Comparing Risk of Anal and Oral Sex in Magnetic Couples

I am pos and my partner is neg. We follow the "usual" safe sex guidelines, so we use condoms for... Read more »

hiv risk ratio (HIV STATISTICS, 2009)

Doctor, i simply can't buy the ratio stat you mention, such as "the estimated per-act risk for... Read more »
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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Sexually Transmitted Diseases and HIV-Related Risks:

... Viral STDs Parasitic STDs STDs Transmitted by Other Means Sequellae of STDs (Possible Complications) STDs and HIV STDs Increase Risk for HIV How HIV Impacts Specific STDs Do STD Programs Influence HIV Rates? STD-HIV... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Dimensions of Sexual Orientation and HIV-Related Risk Among Adolescent Females: Evidence From a Statewide Survey

... In order to identify factors that may place adolescent females at risk of HIV/AIDS, the researchers assessed the relationship of two dimensions of sexual orientation -- sexual identity, and sex of partners Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV-Related Risk Behavior Among Hispanic Immigrant Men in a Population-Based Household Survey in Low-Income Neighborhoods of Northern California

... The authors compared risk behaviors and HIV testing between recent (in the United States 5 years) Hispanic immigrant men (n=410). The investigators conducted a population-based, Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The HIV-Related Risks Among Men Having Sex With Men in Rural Yunnan, China: a Qualitative Study

... To learn more about the HIV-related risk behaviors of men who have sex with men (MSM) in rural China, the researchers undertook a qualitative study based Read more »
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11 weeks 2 days from my low risk intercouse.

Posted by sinso, 2 Replies
...decided to put another condom and were 3 minutes more. There was no rupture of condom. Ok now the Facts. 1)I took at least 6 hiv tests by hypochondriac. 2)the 3 first was one meia at the 12 weeks, one elisa at 13 weeks and another one of... Read more »

plssss!!!! help the latin guy

Posted by neospeedpr, 1 Reply
The body, I expect not to be an inconvenience(trouble) for you with my questions, explain to you, I had a sexual relation with a girl vih +, risk takes? This it is my first question, the second one I have a test elisa to the almost 7 weeks giving... Read more »

plis help!!!!!!!!!!!!!1

Posted by Anonymous
...in several parts of the body and muscular pains that they change of place and they last gives, are symptoms of infection by HIV? thanks Read more »

Worried over oral?....Why?

Posted by Jackie__Blue
...infection by choice of partner, sex act and condom use METHODS: We constructed decision-tree models to calculate the overall relative risk (RR) for HIV infection using estimates of HIV prevalence; risk of condom failure (5%); sensitivity (97.9%)... Read more »