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Hiv Transmission Sexual Intercourse

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Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

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Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...weoften recommend that if a person has been diagnosed with one STD, that theyget tested for other STD's as well. In regard to HIV specifically, if aperson has an STD that has an open lesion (such as herpes or syphilis), theirrisks for HIV may be... Read more »

want to get pregnant

Me and my husband are both HIV pos and none on meds. I was just diagnosed as a seroconvertor in... Read more »

Transmission by sexual route

What is the maximum efficacy of transmission of HIV by sexual route? Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Drug Users: A Potentially Important Bridge Population in the Transmission of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Including AIDS, in China

...sexually transmitted diseases," the investigators concluded. Back to other news for February 22, 2006 Search the Newsroom archive Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Sexually Transmitted Diseases and HIV-Related Risks:

...may not cause illness at all in persons with intact immune systems, but can cause serious symptoms in persons with HIV/AIDS. Herpes lesions may be more severe and longer-lasting, and outbreaks may occur more... Read more »
The Well Project

Sexually Transmitted Diseases and HIV/AIDS

...sexually transmittedinfections (STIs), are diseases and infections that are passed from person toperson through sexual contact. HIV is an STD. There are more than 25 other STDsthat are mainly spread by sexual contact such as vaginal, anal, and... Read more »
Rick Sowadsky, M.S.P.H.

How Do You Talk To Your Partners About HIV/AIDS and Other Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)?

...There is no easy answer concerning how to talk to a partner about HIV/AIDS and sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). Although many people find it easy tohave sex, they find it extremely difficult to talk Read more »
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hiv from fingering a woman?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...next day the "scratch" is now scabbing over. since it wasnt scabbed over while i was fingering her would it be possible for hiv to enter through the scratch? or is it only possible for deep wounds on fingers? Read more »

sexually transmitted infections

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
what is sexually transmitted infection (STI) Read more »

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? Read more »

Hiv usually transmitted before people know

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - HIV infection is likely to be transmitted before people are even aware that they are carriers, UK researchers report in the January Read more »