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The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...for African-American women aged 25 to34. Women in African-American and Hispanic communities make up only 25 percentof the US female population, yet accounted for 82 percent of all femaleHIV/AIDS cases in the US in 2006. Heterosexual sex is the most common mode of transmissionamong women in the US. Nearly three quarters of HIV+ women contracted the virusthrough sex with an HIV+ man. Heterosexual sex is also the main source of HIVtransmission...
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HIV Risk From Oral Sex and Can RX's Increase Risk? (TRANSMISSION VIA ORAL SEX 2009)

What is the true risk from oral sex? After looking at many other forums....some sources say there is low risk, some say no risk, some say that while HIV could transmit in theory, there has never been a recorded case of infection from only receiving...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...researchers from Imperial College in London undertook a systematic review to assess the risk of HIV transmission via "orogenital intercourse," both fellatio (on a man) and cunnilingus (on a woman).The authors searched the PubMed database and... Read more »

does sodomy create HIV/AIDS?

I guess Im just pretty ignorant because of my super religious parents but, I always thought that unprotected anal sex would somehow 'create' HIV/AIDS. Is this just a wierd misconception? and if I had unprotected anal sex w my bf (and neither of us...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...with a syringe; or (3) through a break in the skin, such as a cut or sore. Usually, HIV is transmitted through: Unprotected sexual intercourse (either vaginal or anal) with someone who has HIV. Women are at greater risk of HIV infection through... Read more »

STD/HIV (QTND: HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2008)

Yes, my name is Marklyn and after viewing this site & looking around i couldn't seem to find my answer if full so I figure i would write you Dr. Robert. I just wanted to ask a couple questions, 1. Can two people who DON'T have ANY STD/HIV infections...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...with a syringe; or (3) through a break in the skin, such as a cut or sore. Usually, HIV is transmitted through: Unprotected sexual intercourse (either vaginal or anal) with someone who has HIV. Women are at greater risk of HIV infection through... Read more »

hiv and virginity

im 20. i've had unprotected sex 3-4 times over the course of 1 year. i was wondering, my gf said that all she has done was kiss her ex-bf once and all i have done is kiss my ex-gf two or three times. We are basically each other's first. If we are...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...with a syringe; or (3) through a break in the skin, such as a cut or sore. Usually, HIV is transmitted through: Unprotected sexual intercourse (either vaginal or anal) with someone who has HIV. Women are at greater risk of HIV infection through... Read more »
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Terri Wilder

Thoughts About Women and Oral Sex After Visiting the NYC Sex Museum

...blisters on the genitals, mouth or lips. And if sores or blisters are visible, avoid oral sex. Finally, avoid "deep throating" (a sexual act in oral sex in which the entire external erect penis down to the testicles -- and sometimes including ... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

AIDS Myths and Misunderstandings

...Sheet 206 for more information on frauds related to AIDS. A very unfortunate myth in some parts of the world is that having sex with a virgin will cure AIDS. As a result, many young girls have been exposed to HIV and have developed AIDS. There... Read more »
The Well Project

Did You Just Test HIV Positive?

...resources by The Well Project for those seeking information on HIV or HIV Treatment: What Is HIV? HIV Transmission Safer Sex Oral Sex: What's the Real Risk? Women and HIV Pregnancy and HIV HIV Disclosure ... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

HIV and Hepatitis C Co-Infection

...have, theharder both diseases are to treat. Both HIV and Hep C can pass from person toperson. HIV spreads during unprotected sex andby using contaminated needles and other drugequipment. Hep C spreads mainly by usingcontaminated needles, straws,... Read more »
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Protected sex!!!! It's making me crazy

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...is really absurd and if you are that paranoid about diseases(sexually transmitted ones ..and there are many) then don't have intercourse with these prostitutes, women, etc. Otherwise, forgive yourself for being human, recognize your actions may... Read more »

Had sex with HIV+ partner - Freaking out

Posted by bushyman, 3 Replies
...tried convincing her to get an HIV test... she refused. I seeked PEP treatment and began the treatment at 63 hours following the sexual act. She finally got tested last week and she is positive. I am on my third week of PEP treatment but now... Read more »

oral sex question

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Quick queestion I'm a little worried, I'm a male and I received unprotected oral sex for about 5 min to completion about 2 weeks ago, and 7 days after the incident I came down with a cold which I'm starting to Read more »

HIV/AIDS and sexual relationships

Posted by Anonymous
...I am with HIV Youth writing an article about HIV/AIDS and sexual relationships. If you are an HIV positive youth (single or in a couple) let me know what you think about dating and sex. It Read more »