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Risk Of Transmission Man To Woman

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The Well Project

Older Women: At Risk for HIV Infection

...secretlyinjecting drugs and sharing needles. For aging women, there is another consideration. Vaginal walls becomethinner and can tear more easily and there is a decrease in the fluids thatlubricate. This can put an older woman at higher risk during unprotectedsex. Health care and social service providers need to recognize and accept thattheir aging patients and clients are at risk for HIV. It is important forproviders to ask older...
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rub a hiv woman wit my pans on then pass her han to he vajina and masturbate it I was in risk

Hi Dr.Robert you are the tipe of person who become a missinary cause you give your time for heip others people;thanks god there still somes angels on earth; well DR Robert Iam a fire fighter I have 25 years working night time day time shif in puerto...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi Firefighter fro Puerto Rico,Your HIV-acquisition risk is nonexistent. Your symptoms are not suggestive of HIV acute retroviral syndrome (ARS). I see absolutely no cause for concern. Read more »

ORAL ON WOMAN, PEP?, RISK?,DONATION (CUNNILINGUS 2008)

I performed oral on a woman, but only licked her clit. i never put my tongue inside her. Did I put myself at any HIV risk? I am scared because a local call line suggested PEP. Am I at any risk? Do I need PEP?I made a donation to your great...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Before and after the act she washed both hers and mine genitals and seemed to be really cautious. As for transmission, is the risk of getting HIV from vaginal fluids lower than from Semen? Does it have to be an open sore in the mouth to get... Read more »

HIV risk nipple sucking on lactating woman (BREAST MILK and HIV TRANSMISSION)

I am 30 years male and had a protected sex with female sex worker 5 months ago . I kissed her nipples also .I felt she was lactating. is breast sucking or nipple sucking on a lactating woman carries risk to HIV infection or any STD s. I got...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...amount of virus in the infected milk, quantity ingested, presence of cuts or sores on the oral mucous membranes, etc. Overall the risk of an adult contracting HIV from nipple noshing would be extremely low. However, when in doubt a simple rapid... Read more »

hep c risk greater man to woman?

From the information I have gathered over the years as well as here on your very informative site, the risk of spreading Hep C sexually is minimal if at all (with no trauma). I have it and did not give it to my husband of 15 years, or the following...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...As you have nicely pointed out, the risk of sexual transmission of HCV between monogamous couples is extremely low. In the past the risk was quoted as 1 to 3 percent, but Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Circumcision Might Reduce Risk of HIV Transmission From Woman to Man by About 70%, Study Says

... Male circumcision can reduce by about 70% the risk of men contracting HIV through sexual intercourse with women, according to a study conducted by French and South African researchers, Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Alcohol Use Before Sex and HIV Risk: Situational Characteristics of Protected and Unprotected Encounters Among High-Risk African Women

...descriptors were examined with a 2x2 model for paired categorical data. Condom failure was five times more likely if someone (woman, man or both partners) had been drinking ahead of the encounter (odds ratio [OR], 5.19; 95 percent confidence... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Prevalence, Risk Behaviors, and High-Risk Sexual and Injection Networks Among Young Women Injectors Who Have Sex With Women

...drug-using behavior and partnerships, usually for the six months before the interview. Women who reported having had sex with a woman in the preceding six months or who self-identified as lesbian or bisexual were classified as WSW (n=274).... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Male Clients of Brothel Prostitutes as a Bridge for HIV Infection Between High-Risk and Low-Risk Groups of Women in Senegal

...have unprotected sex with brothel prostitutes and with steady and casual partners, thus exposing both unmarried and married women to HIV infection. The study also indicated that wives are more exposed to HIV than other categories of women in the... Read more »
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Why women are at the highest risk for HIV

Posted by 2FarGone
...run into former poz sex partners and are able to cope with it so women should be able to do the same. I contracted HIV from a woman and I feel that I wouldn't have a problem were I to see her again. Only in putting a face on the disease can we... Read more »

Giving Oral Sex to a Women...risk?

Posted by bluejayyy, 2 Replies
...8 weeks ago I gave oral sex to a women that I do not know and I have no idea of her STD status. I have been tested for everything that would show by now and am ok. Read more »

Women's HIV Risk From Heterosexual Sex Rises

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Well, it looks like it's now true at least in a few states in the US This is the future ladies! Report: Women's HIV Risk From Heterosexual Sex Rises in Massachusetts Heterosexual sex has passed intravenous drug use as the primary way Read more »

Facilitators for Women at Risk Culver City

Posted by Anonymous
...are co-facilitated by a mental health professional as well as one HIV+women. Anyone interested should please call the Women At Risk office for more information. Please forward resume via fax or e-mail to Women at Risk. Tel. 310.204.1046 Fax.... Read more »