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How Does HAV Spread

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AIDS InfoNet

Stopping the Spread of HIV

... How Do You Get Infected With HIV? How Can You Protect Yourself and Others? What If I've Been Exposed? The Bottom Line How Do You Get Infected With HIV? The Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) is not spread easily. You can only get HIV if you get infected blood or sexual fluids into your system. You can't get it from mosquito bites, coughing or sneezing, sharing household items, or swimming in the same pool as someone with...
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spread by birth

my father has hepetitis B, and C and I was born after he had a blood tranIs it possible that I have it?
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...Spread of hepatitis B or C at birth is dependent on the infection status of your mother. You should have testing to be certain. Read more »

Can you receive a blow job w/o spreading herpes??

During the time of no outbreak is it possible to not spread the disease to my girlfriend?? Because she's always trying to give me head but I always pull her up and tell her no. So can I allow this to happen??
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Herpes virus can indeed be transmitted even when no symptoms are present.Dr. Bob Read more »

Can I spread the rash to others

Hi Im a newly HIV postive patient and I have been take Atripla. Out of no where I got a rash that covers the whole top half of my body. Now my question is could I spread this rash or any other side effects related to something dealing with skin to...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...without stopping the offending drug though that needs to be carefully evaluated by your HIV provider. A drug rash will not spread to other persons you are in contact with. KH Read more »

Can HPV spread to your breasts and infect breastfeeding children?

I need to know if HPV can spread to your breasts. If so, can it infect the child I am breastfeeding?
John L. Sullivan, M.D.

Response from John L. Sullivan, M.D.

University of Massachusetts, Medical School
...It is not known if papillomavirus can be spread through breastfeeding; JLS. Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Australia: Fears for Aborigines in Spread of HIV

... HIV is increasingly being spread among indigenous Australians by injection drug users (IDUs), according to a presentation at the recent Australasian HIV/AIDS Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Zambia Seeks to Criminalize Deliberate AIDS Spread

...The government of Zambia last week said it would introduce a law making the deliberate spread of HIV/AIDS a crime punishable by up to 20 years in jail. If enacted, the legislation would be the first such law in Africa. Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

World Health Organization Warns of Rapid Spread of AIDS in Afghanistan

...High levels of intravenous drug use and unsafe blood transfusions in Afghanistan could lead to a rapid spread of HIV, the World Health Organization (WHO) warned Sunday. WHO is funding the first national survey to investigate the levels Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Ethiopia: Wife Inheritance Said Spreading HIV/AIDS

...Gambella, Ethiopia, recently said that the traditional practice of men inheriting their deceased relatives' wives has helped to spread HIV in the region. Bureau members recently held a regional seminar during which they discussed a government... Read more »
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Stop AIDS denialists from spreading their message!

Posted by Robert1, 3 Replies
Denialism is getting some attention again. Brent Leung and David Syner who made a silly film called The House of Numbers <http://houseofnumbers.com> will be on the Derek and Romaine show Monday August 31. http://www.siriusoutq.com/ ... Read more »

KNOWING SPREADING HIV AROUND

Posted by Jazzy1973, 5 Replies
...wHY DO PEOPLE KEEP GOING AROUND SPREADING THIS TO EACH OTHER KNOWING U HAVE THIS? wHY CAN'T SOME ONE FIND SOME ONE THAT HAS HIV TOO? QUESTIONS I ASS BECAUSE I KNOW Read more »

Researchers Halt Spread Of HIV With RNAi

Posted by chrisbadmushroom, 1 Reply
http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/117656.php sorry guys this just sounded real promising so i posted it here Read more »

Man who spreads lies about HIV origins

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Here's one crazy man who's spreading lies about HIV, particularly in the black community: http://www.all-natural.com/horo-3.html I guess it's easier to believe Read more »