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How High Is The Risk Of Hiv From Precum

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high risk for hiv?

I am a 34 year old female who has had 4 sexual partners (since age 21). This includes my fiancee and boyfriend of 4 years. We have both been tested (negative) and have been in a monogamous relationship. My previous partner I know was negative. The 2...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...Undetectable Strain...Please Help for more information on strains of HIV and anxiety. Exposure to pre-cum is generally low-risk, but within that low-risk category there will be some variation depending on what part of your body came into contact... Read more »

worried about high risk for HIV

yes i am a current worry well. I've written in several times (and even donated - hoping that it... Read more »

Living with HIV & a CAT is high risk: Real or Rumor?

I was told that a cat was highly infectious and can be a threat to my health. Do I have to get rid... Read more »
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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

...from December 2002 to December 2005 as part of enrollment in a prospective cohort study aimed at identifying HIV seroconversion risk factors among female bar and hotel workers in Northern Tanzania. In all, 608 (37.3 percent) of the women who... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Male Clients of Brothel Prostitutes as a Bridge for HIV Infection Between High-Risk and Low-Risk Groups of Women in Senegal

...in the population. "Clients of brothels' prostitutes have a significant potential for spreading HIV beyond the initial high-risk behavior groups in Senegal," the authors concluded. "Efforts should be provided to target specific groups at higher... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Prevalence, Risk Behaviors, and High-Risk Sexual and Injection Networks Among Young Women Injectors Who Have Sex With Women

...Compared to other women IDUs, WSW IDUs have higher HIV prevalence and incidence rates and a greater likelihood of engaging in high-risk injection and sexual practices with men. Previous studies have suggested that WSW IDUs may be especially... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

High-Risk Subgroups for Teens at Risk for HIV

... Teens who engage in unsafe sex exhibit different patterns of behavior, with some subgroups at a significantly higher risk of HIV infection than others, results from a new study show. To determine whether it is possible to characterize different... Read more »
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very high risk, boyfriend hiv+, am in a panic

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...terms with the fact he did not tell me, or insit on protecting me, i do understand he tried, and he thinks he didn't put me at risk because of the nil viral load and the no ejacultaion, but i feel like he threatened to kill me and can't trust... Read more »

Risk?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hello I know that anal sex is the one that carries the most risk. I had a nal sex and the guy did not cum inside me he pulled out, he was in for about a minute. What are my risks? What are the Read more »

High risk or low risk?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...inside of me for about 10 minutes all together. He didn't ejaculate. I am just wondering if this is concidered a high or low risk exposure. Either way I am going to test for HIV and all the Std. Such a stupid mistake. Also, what about oral... Read more »

What is low risk

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Does anybody know what is considered low risk as far as hiv is concerned. I know unprotected vaginal and anal sex is high risk. I know that oral sex is less risky but what Read more »