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Ways Hiv Is Spread

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HIV Spread in New Ways

Hi RyanI know it's unlikely that any adult could get infected by sucking on a woman's breast, who is not pregnant or has a newborn child, but why do I have folliculitis and jock itch? My sucking on a high risk woman's breast on a couple of occasions...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...Folliculitis and jock itch have no correlation to HIV transmission and infection. Folliculitis is an infection of the hair follicle that can have a number of causes, but not HIV. Read more »

Finger Sucking Redux

Hello, Dr. Bob. Let me first thank you for all the wonderful work that you are doing in educating... Read more »

New Friends have HIV (HIV TRANSMISSION, CASUAL CONTACT)

My wife met a nice couple and we have been hanging out with them. They told her when they first... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Catholic Church's Teachings of Abstinence Only "Fail-Safe" Way to Prevent HIV Spread, Pope Benedict XVI Says

...fidelity are the only "fail-safe" ways to prevent the spread of HIV, the AP/ Guardian reports. Speaking about the African HIV/AIDS epidemic for the first time since being elected pontiff, the pope said, "The Catholic Church has always been at... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

WHO Experts Seek Ways to Use Technology to Combat Spread of Counterfeit Drugs, Including Drugs for HIV/AIDS, Malaria

...how to use technology to detect counterfeit drugs circulating in developing countries, including drugs to treat malaria and HIV/AIDS, Reuters reports (Hirschler, Reuters, 3/13). Ideas the experts discussed at the one-day meeting in Prague,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Caribbean Leaders Discuss Ways to Stop Spread of HIV/AIDS, Leading Cause of Death Among Young People

...Caribbean health officials are conducting a study to determine the economic impact of HIV/AIDS in the region, which has the world's highest infection rate after sub-Saharan Africa, St. Kitts and Nevis Prime Minister Denzil Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Abstinence, Fidelity Best Ways to Prevent Spread of HIV, Ugandan Ambassador to U.S. Writes in Letter to Editor

...A recent study showing that sexual abstinence did not play a "significant" role in reducing the HIV/AIDS prevalence in Uganda is "misleading and dangerous" because it is "widely known" that the "principal reason" for the country's Read more »
Connect With Others

KNOWING SPREADING HIV AROUND

Posted by Jazzy1973, 5 Replies
...wHY DO PEOPLE KEEP GOING AROUND SPREADING THIS TO EACH OTHER KNOWING U HAVE THIS? wHY CAN'T SOME ONE FIND SOME ONE THAT HAS HIV TOO? QUESTIONS I ASS BECAUSE I KNOW SOMEONE WHO GOES ON LINE AND MEET PEOPLE AND HAVE SEX WITH THEM& AFTER THEY... Read more »

Question for G-Man

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hey G-Man, In your "professional opinion," does anyone ever get infected with HIV. Every response you give to postings here seem very confident and all are "no risk." Where did you get your training? If you Read more »

HIV

Posted by shadow1
...easy as just having someone touch you, grind on you, jack you off, etc. There are very few ways that this disease is spread. HIV is spread: 1. by having sex without a condom. Vaginal and anal sex carries a high risk. The risk of getting HIV... Read more »

asap

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...questions, i need someone to answere these questions by tomorrow night for a health class. 1. what is the daily death rate from hiv/aids? 2. how many people in the entire world have hiv/aids? 3. are there any other ways to spread hiv/aids... Read more »