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Unprotected Vaginal Intercourse Risk

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Ask the Experts

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 anal sex with a known HIV+ partner is very high risk (even higher for the receptive partner) and I get that kissing carries negligible risk, and I get...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,The best we can offer is relative levels of risk associated with various sexual activities. Check out Table 1 in the CDC document about nPEP. It can be found at www.cdc.gov/mmwr/PDF/rr/rr5402.pdf. However, it's Read more »

HIV Risk From Oral Sex and Can RX's Increase Risk? (TRANSMISSION VIA ORAL SEX 2009)

What is the true risk from oral sex? After looking at many other forums....some sources say there... Read more »

Risks of unprotected anal sex (HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2009)

With a negative testing couple, are there any risks of unprotected anal sex? For example, the semen... Read more »
Articles
New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Health Department Highlights Health Risks of Unprotected Anal Sex Among Heterosexual Women in New York City

...the HIV burden among women who engage in unprotected anal sex, but most HIV infections diagnosed in women result from heterosexual intercourse. Among women with known sources of exposure, heterosexual contact accounted for 90% of the infections... 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

... The authors compared the situational characteristics of protected and unprotected sexual encounters that involved alcohol use two hours prior with ones that did not. The data were collected from December 2002 to Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

High-Risk Sex Partner Increases STD Risk

... A partner's sexual risk behaviors were more predictive of STDs than an individual's own sexual activities, a recent study found. The researchers, from the universities of Florida and Pittsburgh, examined sexual partner characteristics, 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

... Women injection drug users who have sex with women (WSW IDUs) comprise 20 percent to 30 percent of American women IDUs. Compared to other women IDUs, WSW IDUs have higher Read more »
Connect With Others

unprotected sex then protected sex....higher risk?

Posted by WorriedinCA
...2 weeks ago I had sex with a girl I met at a bar. We had sex with a condom, then started making out, and she got on top of me and we had sex for 15-20 Read more »

HELP.

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I HAD UNPROTECTED SEX WITH A GIRL AND HER HIV STATUS IS UNKNOWN , IM A UNCIRCUMSIZED MALE AND WE HAD UNPROTECTED SEX FOR ABOUT 5 MINUTES ONLY AND THEN Read more »

Oral sex risks?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I hear that oral sex has a pretty low risk. But does that mean oral sex without ejaculation or oral sex in general? Read more »

Does risk receiving oral sex?

Posted by extresado, 1 Reply
...Does risk receiving oral sex? Do we need to be tested? Read more »