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What Are The Chances Of Getting Hiv From Playing Sports

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Follow Up: Wounds and bleeding scratches when playing sports

Hi Shannon,Firstly, thank you so much for answering. On my "Case 2", the drug addict player actually have red/maroon spots over his arms and legs which is why I fear the worst initially.Whether his red spots are dry or moist, I am not...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hi HowThe chances of HIV transmission in this way are so very very small. I would feel comfortable saying almost non existent. There needs to be large volume of blood and of course the other person would have to have HIV. Just being a drug addict... Read more »

water Sports and Scat Play

Dear Robert, how are you? Hope you are fine... Here in Italy everything goes well and in about one... Read more »

Wounds and bleeding scratches when playing sports

Hi Erik,Good day. I did post a question, but as there were no replies, I am just re-sending them as... Read more »
AIDS Foundation of Chicago

From the Sports Desk: Chasing an End to AIDS

David Ernesto Munar Living with HIV is sometimes described as a rollercoaster but for me it's more like a marathon or several of them. Running has been my constant companion, even before my HIV diagnosis in 1994. Back then, my typical run was... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

South Africa: Playing Soccer, and Talking HIV

In a country that has the world's highest number of HIV-positive residents, a nascent soccer league in South Africa's Mpumalanga Province is simultaneously honing athletic skills and fighting disease. The league is home to some 2,500 boys on 160... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Indian Media Can Play Important Role in Coordinated National Response to HIV/AIDS Epidemic, Information Minister Says

All sectors of Indian society must work together to form a coordinated national response to the HIV/AIDS epidemic, which is threatening the country's recent social, economic and technological advances, Indian Union Minister of Information and... Read more »
amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research

Questions and Answers About Youth and HIV/AIDS

Get smart. Play safe. Fight AIDS. Spread the word, not the virus! Between 40,000 and 50,000 Americans become infected with HIV every year. Half of them are between the ages of 13 and 24. That means at least two teenagers and young adults in... Read more »
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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 »

Chances of getting HIV

Posted by cookie, 3 Replies

One day at school, i found a drop of blood on my skin and i don't know who it was. I want to ask the cances of me getting HIV and how much blood is needed to transmit HIV?

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my chances of getting HIV...

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
ok, heres the situation: back in october I met a guy online for sex. He came over to my house, supplied me with some condoms cause I didn't have any and had me top him. I used the condom and had sex with him but didn't ejaculate in the condom. A few... Read more »

whats my chance of getting AIDS by giving oral sex

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
About 3 weeks ago I gave oral sex to a sex worker in China. It lasted for about 1-2 minutes and I didn't feel any cuts in my mouth. What would be the possibility of me contracting AIDS this way assuming if she was HIV positive?

This is the most... Read more »