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How Long Can A Man Live With Hiv

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How long HIV virus survive in a Dead Human body

QUESTION #1: Respected Sir, I want to know, How long HIV virus survive in a dead human body as soon as a person dies. How to handle the dead body which is infected with HIV? How to wrap? What sort of precaution should be taken in this regard? ...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...body is dead, the more difficult it is for HIV to survive. Refrigeration slows down this process. Once the virus leaves the human body, it dies within minutes, since the virus is immediately going into an environment in which it cannot survive.... Read more »

I'm dating a positive man, I'm negitive

I have been dating a hiv positive guy for a couple of weeks. He was up front with his Hiv status.... Read more »

HIV+ man having children

Dr. Bob, thank you for all of your calming words, and the time you devote to helping those with HIV... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Case Involving HIV-Positive Man, Saliva Illustrates "Long Way to Go" in Efforts to Reduce Stigma, Letter to Editor Says

...years in prison." Samuels adds that there also was "widespread disgust that government would now have to pay for" the man's HIV/AIDS treatment. He writes, "Even though we know that there is no scientific evidence of saliva as dangerous, this... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Long Island Man Pleads Guilty to Passing On HIV

...honest. And when she asked him whether he was HIV-positive, he insisted he was not. "He lied and said he was negative," said the woman, 64, now of Florida, who is HIV-positive and asked not to be identified. "He knew he was positive in 1988."... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Women and HIV

... How Serious Is HIV for Women? What Do Women Need to Know? Research on Women Treatment for Women The Bottom Line How Serious Is HIV Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...get HIV from getting a tattoo or through body piercing? Can HIV be transmitted by kissing? Can HIV be transmitted by human bite? Can HIV be transmitted by being scratched? Can HIV be transmitted by being spit on by an HIV-infected... Read more »
Connect With Others

Being a straight man in the world of HIV

Posted by poztrainer, 6 Replies
...that he is gay, they automatically think that he has AIDS. I replied "that's interesting, because when I tell somebody that I'm HIV+, they automatically think that I'm gay". Living with HIV not only challenges how I fit in with society, but... Read more »

Need a supportive Black Man

Posted by king4queen, 3 Replies
...Hi, I really want to know where are the HIV + blk men. I am 37(still young) and I have not found a man who can be honest and open to be with a womanwith my positive status. Is there any straight men that want a relationship and Read more »

i have been living with hiv a long time

Posted by confusion, 1 Reply
...i am attractive and educated just wanting to share my life with a special man..i know you are out there Read more »

Fell in love with Poz. dream man

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...I've recently met the man of my dreams, the one I've wanted to get to know for several years but never had the guts to approach. We've been talking now Read more »