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How Soon Is Hiv Infectious

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HIV most infectious first 49 days?

Hi,I had a condom broke on 4th of December and within 8 hours I was issues nPEP as the partner was HIV positive. Later I learned that my partner got infected likely late August / early September. I am really only afraid of HIV in the world and I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,The basic concept here is that HIV is most infectious when the HIV plasma viral load is very high. This occurs shortly after HIV primary infection before the immune Read more »

HIV most infectious early on???

Well Doctor Bob, I wrote this message before and think i put it in the wrong catagory so i think... Read more »


Can two HIV negative men develop HIV/AIDS from having unprotected sex with each other? Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Australia: Understanding HIV's Infectious Grip

... Australian scientists believe they know how HIV can establish itself in latent form in the human body, a mystery that has presented the foremost barrier to eradicating the virus Read more »
U.S. National Institute on Drug Abuse

Drug Abuse and the Link to HIV/AIDS and Other Infectious Diseases

... What Is HIV/AIDS? The human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), which causes acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), is a virus that lives and multiplies Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Immune System Protein Makes HIV More Infectious in Humans, Study Says

...Control and Prevention . --> Reprinted with permission from . You can view the entire Kaiser Daily HIV/AIDS Report , search the archives, or sign up for email delivery at . The ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Gates Foundation Seeking Grant Proposals for $100 Million Initiative to Support Research on Infectious Diseases, Including HIV/AIDS

...proposals on March 31 for the first round of its $100 million initiative to fund research on infectious diseases, including HIV/AIDS, the AP/ Houston Chronicle reports. The Grand Challenges Explorations is an expansion of the Grand... Read more »
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hiv infectious thru cloths?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...through his undies and through my own and surly making contact with my vagina.Is his sperm infectious this way (assuming he has hiv)?someone please help. Read more »

World AIDS Day 2006: raising 'HIV/AIDS' Awareness

Posted by Anonymous
...World AIDS Day 2006: Raising 'HIV/AIDS' Awareness We urgently need to raise 'HIV/AIDS' Awareness to stop the epidemic spread of AIDS-related Myths, HIV-related Lies Read more »

Worried Sick.. Is Yeast Infectious for HIV? (Long)

Posted by kdman, 1 Reply possible to contract HIV through someone's yeast? I've been reading everywhere that oral thrush is caused primarily by HIV/AIDS people, and that since I contracted a yeast infection on my penis from receiving oral, then that person was likely... Read more »

Have I Gone from HIV to AIDS? HELP!!!!

Posted by CLT, 4 Replies
...a prescription for Atripla. Thank GOD I have good insurance and will be able to afford the drugs. Questions? Do I now have AIDS? Will things be instantly better once I start meds this weekend? Anyone out there on Atripla who has NEVER been on... Read more »