Transmission Of The Hiv Virus
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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... Read more »
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Sexual Transmission of Hepatitis C Virus Among HIV-Infected Men Who Have Sex With Men -- New York City, 2005-2010In the United States, an estimated 3.2 million persons are living with hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection. 1 HCV transmission occurs primarily through percutaneous exposure to blood, and persons who inject drugs are at greatest risk for infection.... Read more »
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Estimating Sexual Transmission of HIV From Persons Aware and Unaware That They Are Infected With the Virus in the USANew HIV infections stem from both people who are aware they are HIV-positive (about 75 percent of infected persons in the United States) and HIV-positive people who are unaware they carry the virus (about 25 percent of infected persons in the United... Read more »
Nipple Shield That Deactivates HIV Prevents Virus Transmission During Breastfeeding, BBC News ReportsA nipple shield that disinfects milk as it leaves the breast has shown to prevent mother-to-child HIV transmission, BBC News reports. Devised by Stephen Gerrard, a University of Cambridge engineer, the shield employs a detergent used by... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 Replyhi everyone, i was wondering what are the chances of contracting the HIV virus having unprotected sex with someone who has it? for example, i don't understand how magic johnson have the virus and cookie (the wife) who became pregnant doesn't have... Read more »
Posted by gentinthesouth, 4 RepliesHello, I am really scared! Can anyone tell me if i can get HIV these ways?
1st of all No one has ever cummed in my mouth or anus and no one has ever bled in my mouth or anus,
1. Being a top in anal sex using a condom?
2. Getting sucked by someone not... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 4 RepliesHello,
Hope someone can enlighten me on this encounter I had.
I've come across a stranger in the men's public toilet on 21 Apr 99, he was 'sort of' stroking his private parts when I went in.
I occupied the adjacent urinal and was just about to ease... Read more »
Posted by matthewAZ, 1 ReplyI am curious about the semantics in place in our language today that guide our understanding and thinking about HIV+ people. Below I am presenting examples to elaborate on this thought.
I posted an earlier message about how I came to actualizing... Read more »
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