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If The Woman Already Has Hiv Can A Man Get It Through Vaginal Sex

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woman with herpes/moment of non-protected vaginal sex with hiv+ man

Hi, I scoured your the previously posed questions but didn't find a situation like mine. I had sex with a man I've known for 8 years last night. We had sex with a condom for a few minutes and then stopped. A little while later, he slid inside of...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

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

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...Based upon the description of your sexual encounter with this HIV positive man, the only behavior that constituted a real risk for infection was the time that his penis Read more »

how can a woman infect a man

I know that it's a low risk for an HIV+ woman to pass the virus to an HIV- heterosexual man. My... Read more »

+woman/-man risks--Please help! I need some sex!

Hi. I am a + woman and my potential partner is a - man. I read in a magazine at my doctors office... Read more »
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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 Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Women and HIV

...reported in 1985 in the U.S. were women and girls. That percentage grew to 27% in 2007. About 80% of women are infected through sex with an HIV-infected man (often an injection drug user), and many through injection drug use (see Fact Sheet 154 ... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Safer Sex Guidelines

... How Does HIV Spread During Sex? Unsafe Activities Safer Activities Safe Activities What if Both People Are Already Infected? Know What You're Doing Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Couples With Mixed HIV Status

...have a normal romantic relationship. Fear of transmitting HIV can cause an excess of caution. This might even stop all sexual activity. Review the following fact sheets: 150: Stopping the Spread of HIV 151: Safer Sex Guidelines ... Read more »
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HIV Infection

Posted by StanDuminy
...Well, there really is no such thing as safe sex. The only way to ensure not getting HIV from sex is to not have sex-but people can have safer sex. Using condoms properly every Read more »

Can't focus... going crazy...

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...person and is pretty adament about taking care of himself. How likely is it for a woman to pass HIV to a man through vaginal sex? Isn't it pretty hard to get the fluids up into his penis.... Read more »

dont understand

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...hi i have a question..i have read in many places that the risk of aquiring the virus by having unprotected vaginal sex are high..but it is also said that the possibilities are about 5 in 10000 of exposures...i thought that if a woman has... 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 the virus to contract Read more »