How Long After Sex Before Getting Hiv Tested
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Rocky Mountain CARESHiWe do know that the risk of HIV transmission through oral sex carries the lowest risk, but having open sores can increase that transmission, SOME, but not a lot. My thought about oral sex and brushing your teeth is that I make sure that it has... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi.Your risk of contracting HIV during your HIV OraQuick test is completely nonexistent. If HIV were acquired that easily, it would have wiped the planet out long ago. Your fears are unwarranted. In light of your irrational fears surrounding HIV, I... Read more »
Nevada State Health Division AIDS ProgramHi. Thank you for your question. First of all, regarding the semen on the floor, your risks are extremely remote. Realistically speaking, the chances of HIV getting into your bloodstream within minutes of leaving the other persons body under... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESHello and thanks for posting. Sorry about the lengthy turn around time.Sorry to hear about your husband and your understandable anger.While unusual, there are very well documented cases of women who were repeatedly exposed to HIV who did not get... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesDid you and your partner get tested together before having sex? Read more »
Posted by dsaklad, 1 ReplyBefore sex, have any of you guys first got tested together with a potential sex partner?...
for sexually transmitted diseases
1. Pharyngeal throat STDs
AIDS HIV acquired immune deficiency syndrome... Read more »
Posted by donBoth you and your potential sex partner can get tested together first
before beginning the sexual component of the relationship.
The strategy reduces a great deal of ambiguity.
You, yourself can get tested today, now. Test results reduce ambiguity
and... Read more »
Posted by TheFix, 7 RepliesI know I should get tested (I've just learned that a guy I had sex with about 10 months is positive)....but I simply cannot do it. I am mentally disturbed at the moment...I feel so fragile and I wouldn't be able to confront the test and its result.
I... Read more »
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