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Percent Chance Of Having Hiv

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19 yr old & You said: If your partner were confirmed to be HIV-positive, the risk would be 0.1 to 0.2 percent per episode

Hello Doctor. All I'd like to tell you is that you are doing a great job with your service. Not to take much of your time, based on your statement "if your partner were confirmed to be HIV-positive, the risk would be 0.1 to 0.2 percent per...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...to someone who is positive (has the virus). Different types of exposures carry different levels of risk. Yes, the 0.1 to 0.2 percent statistical risk per episode is correct. This risk applies to unprotected receptive vaginal intercourse with a... Read more »

What percent does mix couples have on staying HIV-

My hubby came back from prison 5 years later hiv+ iam - We practise safe sex but a condom... Read more »

chance of transmission after performing oral

...answering and this girl said that I have a 7 or 8 percent chance of having HIV. this of course... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Democratic Republic of Congo's HIV/AIDS Prevalence Hits 3.24 Percent

...Fighting Against AIDS, Health Minister Victor Makweng said HIV/AIDS prevalence in the Democratic Republic of Congo stands at 3.24 percent. "DR Congo is surrounded by countries with very high rates of prevalence, and it was therefore important... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Survey Finds 24 Percent of Zambians Accessing HIV/AIDS Voluntary Counseling, Testing

... A recent survey conducted in Zambia found that "only 24 percent of people are accessing Voluntary Counseling and Testing (VCT)," while 99 percent of teenagers and adults surveyed said they Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

U.N. Secretary-General Calls for African Nations to Invest 15 Percent of National Budgets to Fight HIV/AIDS

...Research Centre in Kampala, Uganda, on Monday, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon called for countries in Africa to invest 15 percent of their national budgets in HIV/AIDS programs, the Daily Monitor reports. Five percent of Uganda's... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Zimbabwe: Women Report 4,000 Percent Increase in Cost of Month's Supply of HIV/AIDS Drugs in January

...Feminist Political Education Project in Zimbabwe reported that the cost of a month's worth of HIV/AIDS drugs increased by 4,000 percent in January to $1.3 billion (about U.S. $40 at the dominant black market exchange rates). About 50,000 people... Read more »
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Percent of HIV symptoms

Posted by Anonymous
...arthralgia, pharyngitis, malaise, weight loss, aseptic meningitis and myalgia (Kahn 1998). In one study (Hecht 2002), fever (80 %) and malaise (68 %) had the highest sensitivity for clinical diagnosis of acute HIV-1 infection, whereas loss of... Read more »

someone to talk to. Please email me *DELETED*

Posted by averageguy, 1 Reply
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stupid decision last night

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Last night, I got drunk & I gave & received oral sex with a girl I don't know at all. Then we had protected sex. I looked this morning after realizing how stupid I was, & didn't notice any holes or breaks in the condom, but I guess I... Read more »

Homosexuality and HIV/AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Of new infections among men in the United States, CDC estimates that approximately 60 percent of men were infected through homosexual sex, 25 percent through injection drug use, and 15 percent through heterosexual sex. Read more »