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Protected Sex With Man Hiv Positive

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AIDS InfoNet

Safer Sex Guidelines

...contact with blood or sexual fluids , there is no risk. HIV needs to get into the body for infection 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 (mucous membrane) inside the rectum, vagina, mouth, nose, or at the tip of the penis. These can be...
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Protected Sex with HIV+ Person

Dear Doctor:I am (very very) concerned about something that recently happened to me. On November 28 I had protected receptive anal sex with a man who subsequently told me he was HIV positive. He came inside me (with the condom on). I went to the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...happened! Twenty-five percent of the over one million HIV-positive Americans are completely unaware they even have the virus!3.Protected sex is indeed "protected," assuming the latex condom was used properly and did not break. HIV cannot permeate... Read more »

Oral sex from HIV positive. (TRANSMISSION VIA ORAL SEX 2010)

Dear Dr Bob, I have posted a question before, but now as i have update on the situation i am posting again hoping it will not disturb. I received a blowjob from a guy who after told me that he was HIV positive. I in the same night a few hours before...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...recommend a course PEP for this type of scenario. Some might "offer" it without strongly recommending it if the patient was adamant about taking PEP and thoroughly understood the risks involved in taking HIV medications. I would agree with your... Read more »

possibility of HIV infection

I am a 25 year-old female who has had unprotected sex with an HIV positive man many times. His viral load is very low. I also have acute Hepatitis B. What are the chances I will get HIV? Do repeated sexual encounters increase the risk?
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...increase the risk. A low viral load should not be a source of reassurance. You need to use protection when you have sex with any man, whether you know that he is HIV positive or not. Read more »

Im HIV Positive and boyfriend is negative

IVE BEEN WITH MY MAN FOR ABOUT 8 MONTHS WE HAVE HAD MORE THEN 10 TIMES OF UNPROTECTED SEX. I WAS THEN TESTED A MONTH AGO FOR HIV AND CAME OUT POSITIVE. MY MAN TOOK 2 TESTS AND CAME OUT NEGATIVE. HOW IS THIS POSSIBLE. HES BOTTOM AND TOP. ???THEY SAID...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...That is probably a true statement. He is lucky. Time for protected sex from now on. Read more »
Articles
MyFabulousDisease.com

The Man That AIDS Forgot: Safe Sex Architect Richard Berkowitz

...of Sonnabend, the 1983 pamphlet " How to Have Sex in an Epidemic: One Approach ." It is widely considered the invention of safe sex as we know it today, and uncanny in its detailed instructions of avoiding transmission through bodily fluids. ... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV and Safer Sex

...water-based lube. Because you're not using a condom, oil-based lube can also be used. Avoid getting semen in the body by having the man pull out before cumming. Oral Sex A number of studies have demonstrated a low but definite level of risk... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Women and HIV

...were women and girls. That percentage grew to 27% in 2007. About 80% of women are infected through sex with an HIV-infected man (often an injection drug user), and many through injection drug use (see Fact Sheet 154 on drug use and HIV). In the... Read more »
Terron J. Cook

Subconscious Death-Wish of a Gifted, Young Black Man

...in such a dangerous manner, and refusing to wear condoms? I have dodged the "bullet" many times. With my refusal to adhere to safe sex, I continually wonder if my game of Russian Roulette will soon come to a very unhappy and unfortunate... Read more »
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I'm 28 years old with H.I.V

Posted by beauty
...feelings, we are still normal our immune systems are just weaker than other's and anybody should be having protected sex anyway safe sex should be the best sex. I got my H.I.V. from a man I was with a long time he tested positive and never told... Read more »

Fell in love with Poz. dream man

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...I've recently met the man of my dreams, the one I've wanted to get to know for several years but never had the guts to approach. We've been talking now Read more »

freaking out...new relationship with POS man...

Posted by plenty, 7 Replies
...i have recently met and fell hard for a young man who is HIV positive. i am negative. we are refraining from anal intercourse and i have not given him oral sex. however, he did Read more »

Dr. Bob answered my question about safe sex!!!

Posted by dj1979, 4 Replies
...pyelonephritis, but didnt't get better on antibiotics. Had a CBC, which showed WBC of 2000 and shift to the left, I think - many bands (??). Further labs showed elevated liver function. Hematologist worked me up for lupus (negative, including ANA... Read more »