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Unprotected Sex And Period Risk Of Hiv

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The Well Project

Oral Sex: What's the Real Risk for HIV?

...useplastic food wrap as a barrier. While plastic wrap has been shown to preventthe transmission of herpes infections, there is no proof that it will preventthe transmission of HIV.) Avoid vaginal oral sex during menstruation to prevent contact withblood. Take care of your mouth. The likelihood of oral HIV transmission increasesif you have bleeding gums, ulcers, cuts, sores, or infections in themouth. Find alternatives...
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partners having unprotected sex with different strains (SEX BETWEEN TWO HIV POSITIVE PARTNERS, 2011)

when i was diagnosed my doctor told me that i am classified as HIV strain 2 and with cd4 count of 5 as of 2007 and now 1095 of october 2010...i have a partner and the doctor told him that his HIV 1 & 2 strain and not taking medications yet because...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Even between two HIV positives, unprotected sex remains risky business. Yes, it is possible to acquire a second more virulent or resistant strain of HIV by having bareback sex Read more »

Unprotected sex between 2 men with the same hiv strain (SUPER INFECTION, 2010) (SEX BETWEEN TWO HIV POSITIVE PARTNERS, 2010)

I'd like to know from a scientific point of view, what happens when 2 men with the exact same hiv strain have sex together.. Does it affect each - other's viral load? Or does the strain become more dangerous or something? I have read some time ago,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...well. Stay well.Dr. BobPoz bottom with poz top issues Jan 21, 2010Is there such a thing as "worse" infection if a poz bottom has unprotected sex with a poz top? Or is positive just positive?Response from Dr. FrascinoHi,It's possible to acquire an... Read more »

Unprotected sex with HIV positive...

One month ago I had unprotected sex with a man who wasn't then aware that he had already contracted HIV. The thing is he ejaculated in me without letting me know in the first place. After a while, after my incessant questions, he finally confessed...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...every time we have sex.Dr. Bob's Rule #2: Always remember Dr. Bob's cardinal rule #1.It's indeed unfortunate you choose to have unsafe sex and that your partner happened to be HIV infected. You also choose to bareback as the receptive partner for... Read more »

Unprotected Sex (FINDINGS SUGGEST HIV CAN BE TRANSMITTED FROM MSM WITH UNDETECTABLE VIRAL LOAD 2008) (SUPERINFECTION)

Hi --I am an HIV+ man who seroconverted within the last year. I recently started dating another HIV+ man who has been positive for 22 years. I'm currently not on meds with a viral load under 400 and CD4 over 600. His viral load is undetectable...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...undetectable i go to the doctor's every 3 months or as needed ,but I'm not sure what my partners levels are and we have been having unprotected sex together hes not on meds, but is always getting colds and just recently told me that he had a UTI... Read more »
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The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

...lumps. But if you find yourself going back for an HIV test every month even though you haven't done anything high-risk (i.e., unprotected sex or sharing needles), or if you find yourself constantly wondering whether mundane, everyday activities... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

HIV and Hepatitis C Co-Infection

...strains you have, theharder both diseases are to treat. Both HIV and Hep C can pass from person toperson. HIV spreads during unprotected sex andby using contaminated needles and other drugequipment. Hep C spreads mainly by usingcontaminated... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Reducing the Risk of Getting HIV From Sexual Activities

...before they are tested again for antibodies to ensure they are both uninfected. After this time, they may decide to engage in unprotected sex with each other, though HIV infection could occur if either partner is having unsafe sex outside of the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Australia: Gay Men Most at Risk of HIV: Report

...among Australians travelling and working in Southeast Asia and Papua New Guinea and becoming infected there, chiefly through unprotected sex between heterosexuals," said Graham Brown, AFAO's president. During the past decade, New South Wales... Read more »
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can someone help with with this question please?

Posted by latino3, 2 Replies
...likely it could be to get infected with hiv or other std having vaginal sex, but what diference it makes if the woman is on her period even when condom is used? Read more »

Could it be HIV?

Posted by kleintje, 2 Replies
...protected, it was only oral sex which wasn't. I have asked him (and he knows the importance of my question) if he had had any unprotected sex with anyone else during this time, he said no. And then I asked him if he had had any unprotected sex... Read more »

WINDOW PERIOD ACCORDING TO NY HEALTH 1 MONTH

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...is negative, you can be sure that you do not have HIV only if you have not engaged in any HIV risk behaviors (such as having unprotected sex or sharing needles) during the past three months. Read more »

Sex while on Period

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I was wondering if the chances of woman contracting HIV increases if she has intercourse with a HIV+ partner while on her period? I have'nt had much luck finding anything on that, so I would really appriciate it if someone could answer this... Read more »