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% of MSM HIV transmission from protected anal sex magnetic couple

Hey Dr. BobThanks for all your great work! I'm in a magnetic relationship, and I was just curious if there are statistics regarding routes of transmission? Particularly, everyone says that unprotected receptive anal sex is the riskiest, but what...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hey Patrick,What you've read is correct: Unprotected receptive anal sex carries the highest per-act statistical risk for sexual HIV transmission. As for "protected" receptive anal Read more »

Enzyme natrural protection against HIV

Dr. Im a medical student, im prepared a HIV exposition for a congress to celebrate in october... Read more »

Is baby protected from HIV in womb?

I am a student doing literary research on HIV and pregnancy.I wanted to know if the baby is... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Study Suggests Smallpox Vaccine May Protect Against HIV

... In a new preliminary study, researchers hypothesized that the emergence of HIV beginning in the 1950s could have an association with the gradual eradication of smallpox. If the smallpox vaccine conferred Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Male Circumcision Does Not Offer Protection Against HIV Among U.S. Black, Hispanic MSM, Study Says

... Male circumcision does not offer any level of protection against HIV among black and Hispanic men who have sex with men in the U.S., researchers said Monday at the National HIV Prevention Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Indian Women Should Protect Themselves From HIV by Using Condoms, Official Says

...and child development, said on Monday at a meeting of the National Women Forum of the Indian Network for People Living With HIV/AIDS , Reuters reports. According to Chowdhury, the sexual behavior of many men in India is fueling the spread of... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

"Growing Belief" Among Men in Swaziland That Circumcision Provides Complete Protection Against HIV, IRIN News Reports

... There is a "growing belief" among some men in Swaziland that circumcision provides complete protection against HIV -- a perception that is concerning nongovernmental organizations working to combat the spread of the virus in Read more »
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Do condoms protect against HIV?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hi, are condoms extremly effective against HIV? I'm just wondering if anyone konws anyone, or contracted HIV while performing safe sex? I'm sure the virus has to have been Read more »

Protected sex!!!! It's making me crazy

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...Ok, someone explain WHY people are worried about protected sex? If you had protected sex and are worried about getting HIV, then you have major guilt issues with your behavior. So, keep Read more »

scared

Posted by needavise, 1 Reply
...i was with someone that may have bee poz. do not remember much do to drinking, but i know i always protect myself no matter what. I use condoms, and i was the giver. no oral in anyway. pleasea dvise. Read more »

HIV test

Posted by neve_do_it_again, 1 Reply
...HIV Status ) I used the condom and it was intact as I think . so I read in the internet and they said that condoms will give protection against HIV and other STDs. But when I rethink in what I did. I may miss some informations like if I had any... Read more »