Risk Of HIV Infection With Use Of Condom
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Columbia UniversityWhen a condom is used consistently, the risk of infection is very low. Studies have repeatedly shown that consistent and CORRECT condom use prevents the transmission of HIV within mixed status couples, in most cases. Nobody can tell you that it is... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello Tony,You "believed" that the risk of heterosexual HIV transmission is hyped up, so you put yourself at risk by having unprotected sex with 3,000 working prostitutes in 30 HIV-hotspot countries?!?!? It's always so heartwarming to... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,Assuming the latex or polyurethane condom was used properly and did not fail (break), your HIV risk would be essentially nonexistent. HIV cannot permeate intact latex or polyurethane. No way. No how. However, it's important to note that... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationTony,I'll try to be clearer.You are asking if "cleanliness after sex might even be more beneficial than condom use . . . ." the answer is a resounding no. Regarding the British military doctor's advice during the Second World... Read more »
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Posted by chrisenquist, 2 RepliesFew days ago, I had protected sex with a sex worker at Thailand. I used condoms but I have few doubts on the condom usage with regards to Risks of HIV Infection
1st: What are the risks of infection if the condom slips off during withdrawl
2nd: I still... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replieshello. i have slept with 2 women in the past year. I used condoms every time and didn't have a breakage or slip ever. No oral. What is my risk level? thanks a million can you get it from taking the condom off?
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Posted by worriedbrit, 1 ReplyMorning all from across the pond.... wondered if anyone could help a worried Brit who has made the mistake of visiting too many websites for information and ended up focusing on the worst case scenarios!
This site appears to be extremely "level... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 3 RepliesHi,
I am really worried about stuff.
A few months ago I had sex with a prostitute (I used a condom) and about thirty days later I had some symptoms.
These were profuse runny nose, sore throat, phlegmy cough and fatigue. I also had a mouth ulcer.
Most of... Read more »
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