Is Hiv Rare Female To Male
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University of North Carolina - Chapel HillThis is a great question and one many people are thinking about. It is clear just from asking folks testing positive what their risk factors for HIV are that the vast majority of men with HIV acquired the virus from a man. But, not all did. Some,... Read more »
I am HIV -, female. My husband is HIV +, male. we would like to have a baby. (PREGNANCY: HIV POSITIVE MALE AND HIV NEGATIVE FEMALE 2010)Good Day. My husband told me a month ago that he got tested and he is HIV +. I also got tested and... Read more »
I just found out my boyfriend is HIV positive , what do I do? (PREGNANCY: HIV POSITIVE MALE AND HIV NEGATIVE FEMALE 2010)My boyfriend and I have been together about a year and he contracted HIV about two months ago. I... Read more »
Overlooked, Misunderstood and At-Risk: Exploring the Lives and HIV Risk of Ethnic Minority Male-to-Female Transgender YouthThe researchers set out to study "the real life challenges and HIV-risk behaviors of male-to-female (MTF) transgender youth from communities of color." Working with a convenience sample of 51 ethnic-minority MTF transgender youth ages 16-25, they... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 3 RepliesIs there any truth that female to male transmission of HIV is rare? Where can I get some truth on this matter? I had a 1 night stand with somone that I met online. It was unprotected vaginal sex. Please someone tell me that my chances are very... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyWhen they say there is a very small chance for men to get HIV from a woman sexually, this means when the woman HAS HIV.
For women, they can get HIV from males sexually (vaginal) extremely easy, it can be one chance in one! Some women do not catch... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyHi folks!
This post is targeted to those like me:
a heterosexual male in his early to mid twenties who have had a brief unprotected vaginal exposure.
I just want to remind you guys that female to male transmission is pretty darn low. It's not... Read more »
Posted by iSerenity, 2 RepliesHi, I'm new here myself, glad I found this site. I'm HIV- and involved with a wonderful man that is HIV+. Already have two kids from a previous relationship. We've been together for most part of two years now in a long distance relationship... Read more »
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