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Probability Of Contracting Hiv Sex With The Same Person

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Truth about oral sex and hiv - mixed messages received from a test counselor (TRANSMISSION VIA ORAL SEX, 2010)

I have been tested at 3 months, 6 months and a year all negative. I was told that I should test up until six months from a possible exposure. The year test was the start of yearly testing I want to begin as part of my routine exams. I also tested...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...transmission of HIV.) Avoid vaginal oral sex during menstruation to prevent contact with blood. Take care of your mouth. The likelihood of oral HIV transmission increases if you have bleeding gums, ulcers, cuts, sores, or infections in the mouth.... Read more »

is it possable to develop HIV in anal sex? HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2009)

hello, me and my girlfriend recently had unprotected anal sex, she has done it before so we did it... Read more »
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Three Reasons Why Criminalizing HIV Is So Wrong

...to the debate. For those who are not aware of what criminalizing HIV means, here's a simple explanation. It means that when people who are HIV positive perform an unprotected sex act, or try to expose another person to the virus by biting,... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Women Who Use Microbicides, Still Contract HIV Could End Up With Fewer Treatment Options Because of Resistance, Study Finds

...products to enter the market, the researchers said. Rowena Johnston, director of research for the American Foundation for AIDS Research , said the study's findings are particularly "disturbing" for low-income countries, where there are few... Read more »
Mid-Atlantic ADA & IT Information Center

Questions and Answers: The ADA and Persons With HIV/AIDS

...in public accommodations, employment, transportation, State and local government services, and telecommunications. Q: Are people with HIV or AIDS protected by the ADA? A: Yes. An individual is considered to have a "disability" if he or she... Read more »
AIDS Foundation of Chicago

The Faith in Prevention Training Manual: Tools for Your HIV/AIDS Ministry

...here . For a PDF of Chapter 1, please click here . "My people perish for lack of knowledge" -- Hosea 4:6a Chapter 1: HIV/AIDS 101 AIDS is a chronic, life-threatening condition caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). By damaging... Read more »
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Penis Glans and the risk of contracting HIV

Posted by dopey33, 3 Replies
...penis. I immediately washed my penis with warm water and dry it up. I am concern because online it talks about how you can get HIV if any contaminated fluids goes as far as touching the glans. Please confirm if this is true or not. I have no... Read more »

Received Oral Sex With Sore on Penis

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I know that this sounds completely typical as I am probably just worried-well, but what is the likelihood of contracting HIV from receiving unprotected oral sex with a sore on my penis due to excessive masturbation? I called the CDC Read more »

statistics?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...does anyone know where i can find statistics on hiv? like as far as what my odds are for being positive? just anyone's personal opinion...umm if i tested negative in july of last Read more »

A SAILORS STORY:(

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...i know im stupid, u guys dont have to rub it in:( i can think about 6 women i had high risk exposures since my last negative hiv result in mar 05... one is with my current girlfreind right now,(shes negtive, thank god) so my question is what are... Read more »