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How To Have Safe Sex With Hiv Patient

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Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,I certainly do! (safely).Dr. Bob Read more »

Concerns Careing from HIV patient (CARING FOR AN HIV/AIDS PATIENT AT HOME)

I recently started caring from my brother who has Full blown AIDS with Cryptococcus meningitis. I... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Missouri: Effort Supports HIV/AIDS Patients While Promoting Safe Sex

...Data from the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services show the region reported 258 new HIV cases in 2009. Among male patients last year, black men comprised nearly 58 percent of new HIV cases and more than 59 percent of new AIDS cases.... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

AIDS 2010 Studies, Releases: Treating HIV-Positive Patients With ARVs Drove Down Number of New HIV Infections, Study Finds

...months had a "60% lower prevalence" of HIV compared with a control group. In the second study adults in Tanzania who practiced safe sex, measured by testing negative "for half a dozen curable sexually-transmitted diseases," received cash... Read more »
The Well Project

Older Women: At Risk for HIV Infection

...donot need them for birth control. However, condoms can prevent STD transmissionat any age. It is best for couples to discuss "safe sex" before passions affect good judgment. (See TWP info sheet called Negotiating for Condom Use ) Remember... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...connection between HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases? Are health care workers at risk of getting HIV on the job? Are patients in a health care setting at risk of getting HIV? Have people been infected with HIV from being stuck... Read more »
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My HIV+ boyfriend is afraid to be intimate...

Posted by Madeleine, 1 Reply
...doesn't blame the woman who infected him, only himself. But he is an intelligent man and he knows that the two of us could have a safe sex life, but he is too afraid. I just don't know what to do or what to say or how to be patient. Of course I... Read more »

AIDS patient eradicted of HIV virus?

Posted by Mike89406, 4 Replies
Very interesting read while he went through some hardships doing this it sounds like the opening of a possible new door to treatment. The guy hasn't been on Meds for 600 days after a bone marrow transplant. ... Read more »

Is safe sex needed between HIV+ partners?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Is safe sex needed between HIV+ partners? Recent study suggests maybe not?? AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2004 Sep;20(9):1026-31. Related Read more »

Question for the experts

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...threads and take up unnecessary space. Basically, I realize transmission can happen regardless of the circumstances with unprotected sex. My question is.....would the presence of blood during unprotected insertive vaginal intercourse... Read more »