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Hiv Woman And Unprotected Sex

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HIV+ woman having unprotected sex with HIV+ man.

Does a hiv+ woman increase the risk of a high viral load, thus jeopardizing her health, when having unprotected sex with a hiv+ man?Using condoms is not an issue for me, but my partner is saying he refuses to have sex unless it is unprotected. Is...
Katherine Luzuriaga, M.D.

Response from Katherine Luzuriaga, M.D.

University of Massachusetts, Medical School
...With unprotected sexual intercourse, it is possible that viruses may be transmitted from one HIV positive person to another. However, the frequency Read more »

Had unprotected sex with hiv positive woman

I was horrified to find out that a woman I slept with may be HIV positive. We had unprotected sex... Read more »

HIV + male, HIV- woman

My husband and I have been married 5 years, we just found out that we are pregnant, what concerns... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

In New York City, Unsafe Sex More Likely Among HIV-Infected Women Than HIV-Infected Gay or Heterosexual Men

...Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections in Boston reports that HIV-positive women in the city are more likely to have unprotected sex than infected gay or heterosexual men. The anonymous computer-assisted study surveyed 1,106 HIV... Read more »
The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

...lumps. But if you find yourself going back for an HIV test every month even though you haven't done anything high-risk (i.e., unprotected sex or sharing needles), or if you find yourself constantly wondering whether mundane, everyday activities... Read more »
The Body

HIV News & Views, July 30, 2008

...Click here to join this discussion thread, or to start your own! HIV TRANSMISSION   Experts Warn That Unprotected Sex Is Risky Even for HIVers on Effective Meds Is it ever safe for a person with HIV to have unprotected... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Alcohol Use Before Sex and HIV Risk: Situational Characteristics of Protected and Unprotected Encounters Among High-Risk African Women

... The authors compared the situational characteristics of protected and unprotected sexual encounters that involved alcohol use two hours prior with ones that did not. The data were collected from December 2002 to Read more »
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acute hiv symptoms? very worried....

Posted by veryworried, 1 Reply
...gradually but remained very tired for no apparent reason. are these possibly symptoms of acute hiv? the woman said she often had unprotected sex. i'm very scared :-( i only started worrying about a week after the night i got sick when i started... Read more »

unprotected sex----ECLIA test

Posted by haohaode, 1 Reply
...than two minutes. within 24 hours i took Kaletra, lamivudine and zidovudine for 28 days. on 30 March(8 weeks later), this woman had ECLIA/ Roche Diagnostics test with negative result. so the negative result after 8 weeks is accurate, isn't it?... Read more »

No need to Wave the Gay Flag Here

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...crap as HIV isnt a "gay disease" worldwide. In DeMoines with your ass up in the air, mingling with high risk groups and having unprotected sex, it is absolutely a gay disease and I could care less what it is Nairobi or Zimbabwe. What does being... Read more »

HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...if you have unprotected sex with a girl and they have HIV what aree the chances of getting it on each of the acute stages ? percentage ? Read more »