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I Am Pregnant And I Have Hiv Can I Still Have Sex

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breast sucking and handjob from a pregnant sex worker

dear shannon, I get a handjob from a sex worker 1 week ago... during a handjob, I suck her nipple... and then she said that she's 5 months pregnant, first child... and I ask her whether she already lactating or not, she said not, and milk...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

Rocky Mountain CARES
HIBreast milk doesn't occur until the baby is born. There is some women who have Pre milk happen but the usually occurs during the 8th and 9th month. Peace of mind can come if you get yourself tested. But also know that having flu like symptoms... Read more »

Pregnant / positive elisa but negative western blot (POSITIVE ELISA, NEGATIVE WESTERN BLOT, PREGNANT, 2011)

My OBGYN advised me that my hiv results came back as a "repeatedly reactive" elisa but "negative" western blot. I am currently 10 weeks pregnant. I tested twice (5/2010 & 10/2010) for hiv while pregnant with my 8 month old...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello.A repeatedly reactive (positive) ELISA and negative confirmatory Western Blot (WB) is considered a negative HIV test result, because the WB test is the more specific testing assay. Pregnancy can induce the production of nonspecific antibodies,... Read more »

I got PREGNANT with a man HIV POSITIVE

Hello dear Bobby,I live with my husband who is hiv positive. Recently we had unprotected sex and I got pregnant. Does it mean that I am positive too or is it still 1/300 as statistics say?Thank you for your advice.R.N...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello RN,The pregnancy does not really alter statistical probabilities, but that really isn't the point here, is it? Unprotected sex does place you at risk for pregnancy and STD's. You need HIV testing, and if positive, the help of an HIV... Read more »

How to get HIV + woman pregnant from a HIV - man

My girlfriend and I are getting married and we want to have a child. Could you tell me what we need to do? Would she be artificially inseminated with my sperm or do I have unprotevted sex with her?...
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
Although transmission of HIV from a woman to a man during sexual contact is less efficient than transmission from a man to a woman, it still occurs (perhaps at a frequency of 0.05% per contact). Unprotected intercourse would thus carry a... Read more »
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Timed, Unprotected Sex to Get Pregnant

Posted by CSS, 3 Replies
I posted my story on another thread about magnetic/serodiscordant couples trying to have a baby, but since it was so long and the thread was pretty old, I thought I'd start a new one. Plus, I'd really like to hear folks' opinion on the matter.

I'm an... Read more »

Getting Pregnant Hiv +/- couple

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
I am a HIV + woman engaged to a HIV - man. We want to have a baby. What are the options on getting pregnant?? Is artificial insemination the only way?? I read on this website that it's possible to "do it yourself", insert the mans sperm in the... Read more »

Possibly pregnant...

Posted by Vampyre, 3 Replies
Hi...

I am a 26 year old, HIV+ female. I have been diagnosed 4 months but have had no tests as to what my viral load or cd4 count is or anything. Mainly because I have avoided going anywhere near the clinic to talk about it. Also, I am on no... Read more »

Nausea and nobody is pregnant!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Okay, please give me your honest opinion here....

I had a quick encounter with a girl... we kissed, I sucked her breasts, she gave me unprotected oral for about 3 mins, and had protected vaginal. That was two days ago, and I have been trying not to... Read more »