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Protected Safe Sex With A Positive Partner

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Should I tell someone his/her partner has AIDS?The Body: Rick Sowadsky M.S.P.H., C.D.S, Answers to Safe Sex Questions

What should I do when I know someone is HIV+ and is having a relationship, but does not tell his/her partner he's infected, and I am not sure if they are always having safe sex? Should I keep his right of not telling anyone his infected or should I...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...is to talkover your concerns with the person who has HIV. There may be some thingsthat you're not presently aware of. Ultimately, it is up to each individual to protect themselves against HIV andother Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD's). We... Read more »

Is safe sex necessary if both partners are +

My husband and I are both positive and I was infected by him. Our Dr. says we must have safe sex... Read more »

Safe sex takent o an extreme? Do you think this is a bit much from my partner's doctor?

Hell Doctor,My partner, who has been positive for a year now and not on meds (but has a med to high... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Safer Sex Guidelines

...to occur. Safer sex guidelines are ways to reduce the risk of spreading HIV during sexual activity. Unsafe Activities Unsafe sex has a high risk of spreading HIV. The greatest risk is when blood or sexual fluid touches the soft, moist areas... Read more »
The Well Project

Oral Sex: What's the Real Risk for HIV?

...these studies is that oral sex carries a small butreal risk. Tips for Safer Oral Sex Oral sex is more risky if you or your partner have an untreated STD, badoral hygiene (bleeding gums, ulcers, gum disease), or take ejaculate (cum) inthe... Read more »
The Well Project

Questions and Answers: Microbicides Against HIV

...who cannot or will not use condoms, microbicides would provide another option. This is especially true for women whose male partners refuse to use condoms . Using microbicides could save lives and have a major impact in reducing the spread of... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Transmission

... Table of Contents How HIV Spreads Methods of Transmission Re-Using and Sharing Needles Unprotected/Unsafe Sex Mother-to-Child Transmission Rare Types of Transmission How HIV Is, and Is Not, Transmitted How HIV Spreads ... Read more »
Connect With Others

Is safe sex needed between HIV+ partners?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Is safe sex needed between HIV+ partners? Recent study suggests maybe not?? AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2004 Sep;20(9):1026-31. Related Read more »

MY SOUL MATE

Posted by LOVE, 11 Replies
...found that I was + in Feb this year. in December I met a guy that i grew up with. Weve always been friends and we became intimate few weeks later using protection of course. It was before i knew my status. Now that i know my status it is very... Read more »

Sex?

Posted by bosco_anaconda, 5 Replies
Granted, I've only been living with the knowledge that I'm positive for nine days. But the specter of sex or a lack of sex has been going through my mind. So for the folks on here who have been living with HIV longer than I have, what's the word?... Read more »

protection

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I was told that you should treat all sex partners as if they have hiv. So how would you protect yourself if having sex with an HIV POZ person? Condoms! Play safe always! Read more »