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

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The Well Project

Talking With Your Children About HIV: HIV Awareness for Children

...help you figure out what they already know and what is left for you to explain. Note: When talking with your children about HIV, questions about death may come up. Explain death in simple terms. Never explain death in terms of sleep. It may make your children worry that if they fall asleep, they'll never wake up. Offer reassurance. Stress that while HIV is serious, it is preventable. Talking to Children of Different Ages It's never too...
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Child's Casual Contact with HIV infected person

Hi,Every week, I bring my two year old with me to visit my grandmother. My cousin also lives with her and is HIV positive. I learned this a few months ago, when he started receiving treatment after actually being categorized as having AIDS. He is...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...means to those of us who are infected and how HIV is and is not transmitted. Please "pay it forward" by helping us increase HIV/AIDS awareness in others who may also benefit from such enlightenments. Give your dad a hug from me. OK?Dr. BobPLEASE... Read more »

HIV/AIDS (HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2010)

Can two HIV negative men develop HIV/AIDS from having unprotected sex with each other?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...accurate. Do you still abide with this statement? My other question is that, how does a guy who is negative turns out positive if he sleeps with someone who is negative. In other words, two negative how, can someone turn positive? How does... Read more »

Can HIV develop between two persons without HIV +ve?

If suppose one woman have unsafe sexual relation with two men and both of the men and woman are free from HIV at the start of the relationship and also neither the two men nor the woman doesn't have any other relation,is there any chance of HIV...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...repost a few questions from the archives.Dr. BobQuestion (HIV FROM TWO HIV NEGATIVES) Jan 20, 2007I was just wondering. Can AIDS come out of no where? Like, if two people are disease free, can an infection occur between them like AIDS assuming... Read more »

WHY AREN'T PEOPLE BEING CAREFUL OF WHO THEY SLEEP WITH

I AM 24 AND SEEING PEOPLE LIVING OR CATCHING THE VIRUS THAT CAUSES HIV AIDS IT SOMETIMES HAVE ME WORRIED. IS IT TRUE THAT THIS YEAR EVERY HOUSEHOLD IN THE WORLD WILL KNOW AT LEAST ONE PERSON LIVING WITH HIV AIDS, IT COULD BE YOUR MOTHER AUNTY ETC....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,"Being careful who you sleep with" is only a small portion of HIV prevention! Safer sex techniques are the real key to decreasing the number of new infections."Positively Read more »
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Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

HIV and Hepatitis C Co-Infection

...effectsof treatment. Protect yourself and others by not sharingdrug equipment and by having safer sex. CATIE (Canadian AIDSTreatment InformationExchange) provides extensive information aboutall aspects of HIV treatment. We also... Read more »
Project Inform

Flu Season and Living With HIV

...help ease a dry, hacking cough. Beware of cough medicines since some have a high content of alcohol. If you have difficulty sleeping, raise your head at night with an extra pillow if coughing or stuffy breathing keeps you awake. Avoiding smoking... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Depression and HIV

...medications several physical disorders. About 5% to 10% of the general population gets depressed. However, rates of depression in people with HIV are as high as 60%. Women with HIV are twice as likely as men to be depressed. Being depressed is ... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Native American/Alaska Native Traditional Healing

...treatments you are using. There might be interactions. For example, a traditional healer might use an herbal preparation to help you sleep. In that case, your physician would probably not want you to take sleeping pills. Your healer might want... Read more »
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Suspected hiv notice coming.

Posted by diego47, 2 Replies
...lymph nodes are not swollen. I went back to pcp on December 19th and explained my fears and doctors took more blood for new hiv text. I just have a really bad feeling I'm infected, results they say, will take at least a week. I can't sleep or... Read more »

Can I catch HIV infection this way?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...some will laugh at me for my ignorance and deem this post as a hoax, but I really am frightened over this issue and am losing sleep over this. Please, someone try to help me please, please don't think of thsi as a hoax, it is a truly genuin fear... Read more »

HIV and LIfe

Posted by rich09, 2 Replies
...will protect it with my life. I will never put my mind, body, and spirit though this again. Also I will volunteer at every AIDS event that I can get to. I also promise that I will live life to the fullest. Before this, I was the type of... Read more »

hiv+ and hiv negative partnership

Posted by Anonymous, 18 Replies
...I hope will get some answers from this forum. Please people advise. I am hiv + and just met a wonderful hiv- man. He is a real catch. We have gone on a couple of dates. I went out with Read more »