Advertisement

The Body: The Complete HIV/AIDS Resource
Follow Us Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Download Our App
Professionals >> Visit The Body PROThe Body en Espanol

What Are The Chances Of A Woman Becoming Infected With Hiv After Sex

Here's a taste of what TheBody.com has to offer on this topic:
Ask the Experts

Is anal sex ok with a woman that has HIV/AIDS

I am interested in a woman who has HIV/AIDS. She wants to have anal sex not vaginal sex and that is fine with me. Her disease is not active or full blown. Is it all right to have anal sex with her if we take it slow and easy and use lots of K-Y...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello, Let me clarify a few points for you:1.There is no such thing as an HIV infection that is "not active."2.We don't use the term "full blown AIDS," because there is no such thing as "partially blown Read more »

Had unprotected sex with hiv positive woman

I was horrified to find out that a woman I slept with may be HIV positive. We had unprotected sex... Read more »

What is the probability of acquiring HIV through sex with an infected woman?

Before I ask this question I just want to add that I plan on being tested for HIV in the next month... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among Women Who Have Sex With Women

...confirmed cases of female-to-female transmission of HIV, the findings do not negate the possibility. Information on whether a woman had sex with women is missing in more than 60% of the 246,461 case reports -- possibly because the physician did... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Rising Food Prices Could Affect Those With HIV/AIDS, Increase Number of Women Entering Commercial Sex Trade, U.N. Officials Say

...speculation -- caused 50 million more people to go hungry in 2007 compared with 2006. The rising food prices could force low-income women to participate in commercial sex work for basic goods and thus increase new HIV/AIDS cases, officials... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Girls, Women Trafficked in Asia for Commercial Sex Work Emerging as HIV/AIDS Risk Factor, Report Says

... Young women and girls in Asia who are trafficked for commercial sex work are emerging as an HIV/AIDS risk factor, according to a report released 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

...drug-using behavior and partnerships, usually for the six months before the interview. Women who reported having had sex with a woman in the preceding six months or who self-identified as lesbian or bisexual were classified as WSW (n=274).... Read more »
Connect With Others

please anwer me, oral sex with HIV+ woman

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...percent i will be infected? are there any cases in the world or in USA infected through oral sex in case the partner infected HIV+? i am still scared. i am still obsessing and can not concentrate on verything. i always think about the death. in... Read more »

re: Help me, oral sex with HIV+ woman

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...without protection, then i ejected into her mouth, maybe around 1 miniute. 2 days later, i had doubts, so i took her to test HIV. The result is she infected HIV+. I did not know to take PEP medication until i knew the result. After that, a... Read more »

HIV neg woman sex with AIDS infected man

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I have a question that may sound stupid...I am an HIV neg female who had sex with my really close friend who has progressed to AIDS. I used a female condom and he used a condom as Read more »

sex HIV-woman HIV+ man

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
I have met the most wonderful man almost a year ago. We met through a friend of mine that I work with. She does not know that he is positive. It took 2 months before he told me. We have not slept together. He told me from the beginning that he... Read more »