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Hiv Transmission By Gender

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Truth about oral sex and hiv - mixed messages received from a test counselor (TRANSMISSION VIA ORAL SEX, 2010)

I have been tested at 3 months, 6 months and a year all negative. I was told that I should test up until six months from a possible exposure. The year test was the start of yearly testing I want to begin as part of my routine exams. I also tested...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
..."rimming") refers to oral-anal contact. Studies indicate that oral sex is commonly practiced by sexually active male-female and same-gender couples of various ages, including adolescents. Although there are only limited national data about how... Read more »

Oral sex from HIV positive. (TRANSMISSION VIA ORAL SEX 2010)

Dear Dr Bob, I have posted a question before, but now as i have update on the situation i am... Read more »
Articles
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Women and HIV: The Impact of Sex/Gender on Antiretroviral Therapy and Its Complications

... Effect of Sex/Gender on Response to Antiretroviral Therapy Effect of Sex/Gender on Antiretroviral Pharmacokinetics Sex/Gender and Complications Read more »
Seattle Treatment Education Project

Battle of the Sexes: Gender-Based Differences in HIV Viral Load

...implemented. As a result, differences in viral load between different subpopulations, including people of different ethnicities, genders and geographical locations, may have significant implications for the management of HIV infection. Recent... Read more »
Project Inform

Sex, Gender and HIV

...women differently and how they may respond to therapy differently. What is often overlooked is the difference between sex and gender. Sex is based in a person's biology. Gender is based in how society treats men and women because of their sex and... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Impact of Gender and Sex Work on Sexual and Injecting Risk Behaviors and Their Association With HIV Positivity Among Injecting Drug Users in an HIV Epidemic in Togliatti City, Russian Federation

...examine whether risk behaviors and risk factors associated with HIV differed across a sample of injecting drug users (IDUs) by gender and sex work. Field workers recruited a sample of IDUs (n=423) comprising female sex workers (SWs; n=66),... Read more »
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HIV from sex toys.

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Can you catch HIV from unwashed sex todays? Read more »

Can two people with HIV have sex

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Is it safe for 2 people who both have HIV to have sex. Can having sex make HIV worse if the other person has it too. Im sorry if this is a stupid question. Read more »

Help I have sex with HIV postive boyfriend?

Posted by honeylove
...HI 1 week ago I had sex with my boyfriend who just found out he's HIV postive (after the fact). The last time we had sex I sat on top of his penis for Read more »

Study shows very low HIV risk from oral sex

Posted by Anonymous
...HIV counselors, they will tell you that the one question that all of their clients ask them, irrespective of their sex, their gender, their orientation, the one question that is universally asked is Can I get HIV from oral sex?" Shafer and her... Read more »