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Spread Of Hiv Infections Through Intercourse In Thailand

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resubmitted form the Fatigue and Anemia Forum: Discordant couple - Risk of HCV transmission (Hepatitis C Virus Infections Among HIV-Infected Men Who Have Sex With Men: An Expanding Epidemic, 2010 )

I have been HIV+ about 5 years now and take Atripla as treatment. My CD4 is 650, viral load below detection. Very recently I have also been found HCV positive. My boyfriend is HIV and HCV negative. We are very much into fisting. He is top only and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...for the last 3 mounths my hiv is 550 cd4 and i am hiv 1 his cd4 is 540 and he has hiv 1... can you please tell me if we can make love with out a condom please yours sincerley danielResponse from Dr. FrascinoHello Daniel,There are two reasons you... Read more »

Understanding risk levels (SAFER SEX GUIDELINES, SAFER SEX METHODS, 2011)

I understand that sex acts (and life in general) include levels of risk. I get that unprotected... Read more »

Super infection HIV+ couple

I am still trying to understand whether super infection is possible between spouses who are HIV+... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis C Virus Infections Among HIV-Infected Men Who Have Sex With Men: An Expanding Epidemic

...of 28 co-infected MSM (25 percent). Of the 28 co-infected men, only five reported any history of injection drug use (IDU). HIV infection, IDU, fisting, and use of gamma hydroxyl butyrate (GHB) were found to be significantly associated with HCV... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

The Evidence That HIV Causes AIDS

...vaginal secretions of patients with AIDS, findings consistent with the epidemiologic data demonstrating AIDS transmission via sexual activity and contact with infected blood ( Hammer et al. J Clin Microbiol 1993;31:2557; Jackson et al. J... Read more »
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HIV JournalView

...African-American men who, although they have sex with both men and women, consider themselves straight. In urban areas where HIV infection is prevalent, there is a 14% incidence and 32% prevalence of HIV among young, African-American MSM.... Read more »
The Well Project

AIDS Vaccines

... What is a vaccine? Is there an AIDS vaccine? Are there AIDS vaccine trials going on now? Can an HIV vaccine cause HIV infection? What results have been seen in AIDS vaccine research? Is AIDS Vaccine research going forward? What... Read more »
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Cold sores /hiv infection

Posted by bug, 2 Replies
...Hello, I recently had sex with a prostitute and was so drunk(and stupid) i couldn't think of any possible dangers. The prostitute had several cold sores Read more »

Proof

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
A user in the other section said she sat on a needle and got HIV, its very possible and it has happened before, my question is has anyone ever heard of this happening ? and do they know anyone tht this has happened to ? or say sat on a needle and... Read more »

Condoms: A Standard Practice For All!

Posted by bradford, 1 Reply
...Condoms: A Standard Practice For All! Around the world the use of condoms is seen as a trusted weapon in the prevention of HIV infection, however, these efforts are often hampered by religious beliefs. President Bush has clearly given... Read more »

HIV Infections ARE RISING!

Posted by bradford, 7 Replies
...HIV Infections ARE RISING! Many people still have the belief that HIV and AIDS only affects homosexuals! However, 75% of the world population Read more »