What Are The Ways That Stds Are Passed From One Person To Another
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
HIV transmission can occur when blood, semen (cum), pre-seminal fluid (pre-cum), vaginal fluid, or breast milk from an infected person enters the body of an uninfected person.
HIV can enter the body through a vein (e.g., injection drug use), the... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 3 RepliesI had sex unprotected and had a test done at 50 days afterwards and it was negative. This is a little over 6 weeks and I have heard that they are thinking of making 6 weeks a conclusive time for testing so I kinda relaxed a bit but planned on... Read more »
Posted by Manda284, 3 RepliesHi al,
All my life it was just my mother and I.My mother passed away from cancer brought on by the lowered immune system. What I am having trouble with is that the hospital never told me she had it and I was her health care proxy etc. I was her sole... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesHi,
I had an unprotected Insertive Oral Sex for a while. I want to know what STDs can transmit in this way.
I have been told that SALIVA does not transmit HIV. But can it transmit other STD...What are they and how dangerous they can be.
I have sore... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesI know that this is an HIV site, but I was wondering if there are window periods for other STDS, mainly Gonnerhea and chlamydia, any answers would be appreciated!
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Columbia University's Health & Related ServicesA basic model for STI transmission describes transmission in two different ways: either through contact with FLUID (like semen or vaginal secretions) or direct skin-to-skin CONTACT. Here's the breakdown: STIs spread by FLUIDS: Gonorrhea,... Read more »
Columbia University's Health & Related ServicesSexually transmitted infections can only be acquired if you have sexual contact with someone who is infected with and STD. Infection with an STD is caused by bacteria or virus that are actually passed from one person to another through intimate... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHey MW,You went into a store to grab a paper and wound up with an unknown throbbing tallywhacker tickling your tonsils? Hmm. I shutter to think what happens to you when you go out for weekly grocery shopping!?!I'll reprint below some... Read more »
New York University, School of MedicineThere are no absolutes in this field. Of course if mouth sores or gums are bleeding in both partners and there is really heavy kissing, then there may be some risk of infection. However in normal circumstances with normal dental hygiene, the risks... Read more »
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