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Probability Of Contracting Hiv Heterosexual

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Transmission of HIV in mixed HIV status, heterosexual couple

My husband is HIV+ and was probably infected circa 5 years ago. We did not know of his infection until this month, and so had unprotected sex on at least 20 occasions in the five years. My recent HIV tests have been negative, and we are no longer...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Not every HIV exposure leads to HIV transmission. Thankfully! For instance, the CDC's estimated per-act risk of acquiring HIV from unprotected Read more »

Heterosexual HIV exposure

Dr. Bob, Is it true that it's more difficult for a man to contract HIV from a woman than vice... Read more »
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The Body

California-Based Porn Actress Tests HIV Positive, Prompting New Debate Over Health Safety for Heterosexual Adult Film Actors

... Safer sex has never been a hallmark of heterosexual porn films. Standard practice in the U.S. heterosexual porn industry is for actors to get tested for HIV once every 30 days, Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Belgium, United Kingdom: Young Gay Men Ignoring Safe Sex, HIV Study Warns

...of cases within Belgium were sub-type B, and those infected were MSM. The non-B infections were more likely to be found among heterosexuals and to have been acquired in other countries. "We clearly demonstrate that, despite the existence of... Read more »
Community HIV/AIDS Mobilization Project

How Did Circumcision Prevent HIV in Clinical Trials in Africa ... And What Does It Mean for the United States?

...vaginal sex. But in the U.S., nearly half of all infections occur through male-to-male sexual activity, and the vast majority of heterosexual transmission in the U.S. is from men to-women. While new data on male circumcision as an HIV... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

The Feminization of an Epidemic

... Women and HIV in the United States Women represent the fastest growing demographic of HIV infections worldwide. In order to work on reversing Read more »
Connect With Others

HIV over 50

Posted by TRex, 7 Replies
...I would like to meet or talk to (and make friends with) any HIV Poz woman over 50 who is heterosexual, single, middle class, educated, whatever. I will talk to anyone. I haven't met anyone here; and i know there are probably a Read more »

Likelihood of contracting HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...things even worse by possibly getting this girl pregnant). I saw my doctor, and she said it's less likely for a guy to contract HIV from a girl -- in other words, not nearly as likely as it is for a girl to contract HIV from a guy via vaginal... Read more »

HIV Infections ARE RISING!

Posted by bradford, 7 Replies
...still have the belief that HIV and AIDS only affects homosexuals! However, 75% of the world population infected with HIV is heterosexual. The United Nations predicts ?AIDS will cut population by 300 million; 300 million fewer people in the world... Read more »

Where are the Heterosexual HIV/AIDS Dating sites

Posted by 30Years, 2 Replies
...woman. Why is this so hard? I may come off as a man who just want to date per se and not worry about the medical aspects of HIV/AIDS. Honestly, Im sick of worrying about it. I go to the doctor, I take my meds, I work hard, Im educated, and I... Read more »