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What Are 3 Ways Hiv Can Be 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 »

What ways can I spread shingles virus

I've recently got Shingles and on day 4 I had two doctors confirm it was shingles. Neither one... Read more »

hep b and HIV

if someone is diagnosed with hep B, does this also mean that they have HIV? And i was told that... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

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

...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, Czech... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

N.C. Researchers Find Cost-Effective Way of Conducting HIV Test That Detects Virus Earlier, Could Reduce Spread of Disease

...individual sample can be detected and removed for further processing, and the donor can be deferred and notified ( Kaiser Daily HIV/AIDS Report , 8/19/04). Because NAT looks for the virus and not antibodies, health professionals are able to... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

India: Spreading HIV Awareness the Folk Way in Jammu and Kashmir

... India's Tribal Research and Cultural Foundation (TRCF) recently launched an HIV/AIDS awareness program for violence-hit Jammu and Kashmir. The initiative uses the nomadic Gujjar community's folk literature and Read more »
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 »
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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 »

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 »

HIV and MRSA I need info.

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...My daughter is HIV positive. Last year she gave birth to a healthy little girl. I was there for the birth and went into the delivery room. She soon Read more »

www.poz.com help spread the word about HIV+ dating

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...then they can browse the ads and or post ad. Distribute these flyers too places where HIV+ people go such as medical providers, HIV/AIDS organizations offices, clinics, etc....! You might ask what benefit would this do for you personally, it... Read more »