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What Are Chances Of Getting Hiv If You Sleep With An Infected Person

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Chances of getting HIV from a person under PEP

Hello Dr.I so appreciate the work your doing here. Thebody has become a home of many worried minds across the world, me included. Thank you again.My girlfriend was volunteering for a health course in one of the local hospitals. She is a trained lab...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
It is highly unlikely your girlfriend has any HIV to give you. The risk of acquiring HIV from a needle stick is actually quite low and last I read in the US there had not been a case of HIV transmission to a health care worker in several years. PEP... Read more »



Chances of getting HIV from contact with another person's blood

Hi,I am a 19-year old college student and went to a fraternity party yesterday night. I had to go... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV/Malaria Co-Infection Nearly Doubles HIV Viral Load, Increases Chance of Transmission, Study Says

The HIV viral load levels of an HIV-positive person nearly doubles when he or she becomes co-infected with malaria, increasing the likelihood that the person could transmit the virus to someone else, according to a study published in the Jan. 15... Read more »
AIDS Survival Project

Getting Personal

I'm a very nice looking, slim, single white male. I'm 5'11" tall, 150 lbs. with brown hair, brown eyes, mustache, healthy & definitely disease and drug free. I'm an experienced bi seeking the same. You must be slim & smooth like me,... Read more »
The Center for AIDS

Depression and Wider Waist Linked to Sleeping Problem in People With HIV

HIV-positive people with depression and those with wider waists ran a higher risk of insomnia (difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep) in a study of people cared for by the U.S. military healthcare system. 1 Compared with people without... Read more »

News & Views: Being "Infected"; Heart Disease; Getting Rid of Bad Memories; and More

HIV News & Views, May 1, 2014 - May 1, 2014 Top Stories at Read Past Newsletters Change/Update Subscription Hello Readers, HIV-negative and HIV-positive people must work together... Read more »
Connect With Others

oral sex and chances of getting disease

Posted by yasar2040, 1 Reply

I am a married man, my wife does not like to have oral sex. But I have been really crazy about it.

I had taken a massage service by a lady, out of excitement I paid extra money and asked lady to massage private part. I also touched my tongue to... Read more »

Chances of HIV infection

Posted by BrianJW, 1 Reply
I was obviously not very responsible in a recent sexual encounter and need advise on my chances of HIV infection. It was a routine encounter in a bar that ended in unprotected oral and vaginal sex (no anal). She seemed to be in a low risk group... Read more »

The chance of being infected.

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Itching Rash on trunk mainly, extended to arms, thigh and even the neck. Peak at week 2.
Then, night sweating for a few days accompanied by sleep disturbance (ie. wake up at the specific interval at mid-night till even now)
Then, severe sore throat... Read more »

Chances of getting HIV when you have dermatitis

Posted by Antre, 1 Reply
Hi. I would like to ask about the chances of getting HIV when you have dermatitis and touch body fluids. Moreover what are the chances if these body fluids where out of the body for some minutes?

One friend of mine wanted to have sex at a brothel and... Read more »