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How Can Hiv Be Transferred

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HIV transfer

I have been curious to know about these things lately. If a HIV person has mouth sores, can he transfer HIV to other people while sharing water glasses and food items? And can you get HIV by sharing tooth paste with an HIV positive person?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,The answers would be no and no. Next question!Dr. Bob Read more »

Can drinking HIV infected urine transfer hiv antibodies?

resubmitted form the Fatigue and Anemia Forum." Can drinking large amounts of urine from an HIV... Read more »

Can drinking HIV infected urine transfer hiv antibodies?

Can drinking large amounts of urine from an HIV infected person cause antibodies to HIV to be... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Bulgaria Signs Deal Formally Transferring Libya's Debt to AIDS Fund

... On Monday, Bulgaria transferred Libya's decades-old debt of $56.6 million to an international relief fund set up for the more than 400 Libyan children who were Read more »
Center for Biophotonics Science & Technology

First-Ever Video Reveals How HIV Spreads Between Immune Cells

...attack surface proteins of free-circulating virus, the current results indicate that HIV avoids recognition by being directly transferred between cells. "We should be developing vaccines that help the immune system recognize proteins involved in... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...infection perhaps with the exception of diagnosing infection in newborns of infected mothers who have antibodies to HIV that are transferred from the mother. However, this test is being increasingly used to detect recent infection at the viral... Read more »
The Body

What Is It Like to Be HIV Positive in Egypt?

...Are people losing their jobs or their housing? It's there by all its meanings. People avoid you. They don't know how HIV is transferred. They don't know anything about anything, and they treat you very badly. You can be kicked out of your home.... Read more »
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The RNA test.

Posted by TrueOptimist, 1 Reply
I have took the I believe it is called an "RNA" test because no antibodies have been found in my body so this test will look for the virus itself in my blood.I just want to know is this very accurate? Read more »

HIV and urine - please help

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I know little about HIV and how it is transmitted and yesterday something happened that made me begin to worry. I was using a public restroom when a Read more »

Oral questions everywhere!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...about the risk of oral is because of information like that on the CDC page. On one page they respond with a "yes" to can you get HIV via insertive oral sex. On another page they refer to that data as "theoretical". No wonder that everyone is so... Read more »

Is there risk here?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...(like michael jackson?) Well she also had used those hands to feel her cooter and all. If she had HIV, could it have been transfered to the glove and then into me? Some of you will probably roll you eyes. But I really would appreciate any... Read more »