Ingesting Semen Hiv Risk
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Posted by RJT, 2 RepliesHello. I noticed some blood smeared on my finger whilst eating in a cafe on a shopping trip. I had been picking my lips so assumed it was that and licked it off to see if there was a cut underneath. However there was no cut to my finger and I... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesHi-
I was wondering- if there is no precum or cum or blood at all from the man, but the sex is still unprotected, is there an HIV risk at all? I don't see how b/c HIV is only in the man's semen and blood and if none is present, infection is not... Read more »
Posted by anxious123, 1 ReplyThanks so much for providing this forum.
I'm worried about an encounter I had 17 days ago with a male of unknown HIV status. I gave him an unprotected blowjob with ejaculation, which I know is an activity that carries some, albeit low, risk.
However... Read more »
Posted by andyzLet me try to briefly narrate all what happened to me to date.
I"m a 35 yr old gay male
On January 13th, I had a sexual encounter with a guy I randomly met. after we're done he tells me he is hiv positive!
He performed protected insertive sex on me... Read more »
Posted by yummychocolate, 1 ReplyI was having some fingering and foreplay and I might have gotten some of his semen on my clitoris or labia minora(inner labia). Is this a risk for getting HIV assuming he has it? If so, high or low? Read more »
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,You want to know the carb and caloric count of spunk? Now don't you think you're carrying this no-carb diet stuff just a bit too far??? Just how much jizz do you plan on sucking down, Hoover?Oral sex carries a very low risk of HIV... Read more »
Nevada State Health Division AIDS ProgramHi. Thank you for your question. Semen is a fluid containing sperm cells, surrounded by a thick fluid. White blood cells can sometimes be found in semen as well. Aside from the well-known risks of HIV and other STDs, semen will not pose a health... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESHiWe know that oral sex carries the lowest risk of HIV transmission,however that does increase when there is open wounds on lips or gums that allow HIV to enter the body. Even with that the chances of HIV transmission occurring is very small but I... Read more »
Test Positive Aware NetworkHi there:I agree with your doctor; I do not think you have anything to worry about. HIV does not live outside the body. The moment it leaves the human body it starts to die. Within a minutes time, the virus becomes unable to infect another person.... Read more »
Alcohol Use Before Sex and HIV Risk: Situational Characteristics of Protected and Unprotected Encounters Among High-Risk African WomenThe authors compared the situational characteristics of protected and unprotected sexual encounters that involved alcohol use two hours prior with ones that did not. The data were collected from December 2002 to December 2005 as part of enrollment... Read more »
Associations Between Alcohol Misuse and Risks for HIV Infection Among Men Who Have Multiple Female Sexual Partners in Cape Town, South AfricaHigh alcohol consumption rates occurring within the context of high HIV prevalence pose a significant public health challenge in South Africa. In their design of the current study, the authors set out to answer three questions regarding these... Read more »
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