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How Many Times Do You Have To Have Sex With That Person To Get Hiv

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The Well Project

Oral Sex: What's the Real Risk for HIV?

... Table of Contents Studies on the Risks of Oral Sex Tips for Safer Oral Sex Taking Care of Yourself The chances of HIV being transmitted from an HIV+ person to an HIV-negativeperson depends on the type of contact. HIV is most easily transmitted throughunprotected (no condoms) anal sex, unprotected vaginal sex, and sharinginjection drug equipment.
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hiv anal sex

How many times can a person have unprotected anal sex before becoming hiv positive?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...could splatter your cerebellum against the wall with a single pull. Similarly, a single episode of unprotected anal sex with an HIV-positive partner could result in HIV transmission. Certainly HIV transmission doesn't occur with every first-time... Read more »

Sex with HIV+ Person

Can a HIV+ person have sex with another HIV+ person? Any effects or will it worsen the condition of the HIV+ person?
Graeme Moyle, M.D.

Response from Graeme Moyle, M.D.

Chelsea and Westminster Hospital
...Of course, and they often do!There are several well established risks- acquiring a variant strain of HIV which may accelerate time to illness or carry resistance to treatments-acquiring other infections that may be harmful to you Read more »

From Tanzania HIV +ve and still having sex

I would like to know if having sex while knowing you are infected can shorten the time for the sympotms to start showing. ie to develop aids. Should an infected person just stop having sex?
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

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

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...person should not stop having sex! There is no evidence that sexual activity (in and of itself) will speed up progression to AIDS in HIV infected people. It is advisable for HIV infected persons to avoid acquiring sexually transmitted... Read more »

Do u always contract HIV everytime You have sex?

Dear Dr.,I am a very paranoid person as you can see.Like the title implies, will a person catch HIV the first time that they have unprotected sex? Or can they get lucky and not catch it?
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...If you have unprotected sex, then the risk of HIV infection depends mostly on whether your sexual partner is HIV positive. Since you have no sure way of knowing your partner's Read more »
Articles
The Body

New HIV Risk Estimates Are In: Anal Versus Vaginal Sex

...in HIV transmission. Which is what a group of British researchers did recently for the age-old question: When it comes to HIV/AIDS, how much riskier is anal sex than vaginal sex? Researchers from Imperial College and the London School of Hygiene... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV and Safer Sex

...Sex Thinking it Through Sexual Harm Reduction Most people know that serious, even life-threatening, infections like HIV, hepatitis and other sexually-transmitted diseases (STDs) can be passed from one person to another through sex. One... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...be infected, it can assist in getting early treatment and avoiding infecting others. For more information, refer to " HIV/AIDS among Women Who Have Sex with Women ." Can I get HIV from getting a tattoo or through body piercing? A risk of... Read more »
The Body

What Is HIV?

...identified as the cause of AIDS until 1984. Related Links Overviews Fact Sheet: Frequently Asked Questions About HIV/AIDS What Is AIDS? What's the Difference Between HIV and AIDS? The Stages of HIV Disease The HIV Life... Read more »
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CONFUSED

Posted by maddmaxx23, 4 Replies
...Recently I found out that my exboyfriend's exgirlfriend is infected with HIV. He said that he has known for a while and that he tested neg. a year ago. I scared because he only tested once so he doesnt Read more »

statistics?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...does anyone know where i can find statistics on hiv? like as far as what my odds are for being positive? just anyone's personal opinion...umm if i tested negative in july of last Read more »

Bush ignores HIV prevention methods that work

Posted by bradford, 2 Replies
...U.S. President George Bush ignores HIV prevention methods that work! Who is informing the president on HIV and AIDS? Failure of the American president to recognize the need to promote condoms has not only undermined over two decades of HIV Read more »

HIV from one-time sex?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I want to know how many women contract HIV from having sex with a + person only a few times. I know it is possible, but I've heard it usually takes repeated exposure to Read more »