What Stds Increase Chances For Hiv
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HIV/Malaria Co-Infection Nearly Doubles HIV Viral Load, Increases Chance of Transmission, Study SaysThe 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 »
Condoms' Effectiveness in Preventing STDs, Including HIV, at Center of Debate on Revising Package LabelsThe effectiveness of condoms in preventing pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases, including HIV/AIDS, is at the center of a debate on whether to revise the products' packaging labels to include information about their limits in disease... Read more »
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University of Miami School of MedicineYes, it is possible. There is a risk of HIV infection from unprotected sex, and the risk goes up in the presence of other sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). An STD can inflammation or open sores in the lining of the genitals, which increases the... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,Yes, condoms do indeed work. However, I don't recommend "double bagging" (wearing two). See below.Stay safe and you'll stay well.Dr. BobReprint: From Uruguay to Dr. BobAug 16, 2006 Dr. Bob, I got all my questions answered... Read more »
University of California San DiegoIt is possible to become resistant to certain antiretroviral rather quickly (in a matter of weeks for some) - but this usually requires very poor adherence of treatment with only a single antiretroviral. I would assume that your daughter has some... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,Nonoxynol-9 can cause inflammation of mucous membranes, which can in turn facilitate HIV infection. (See below.)You can protect yourself by supplying your own latex or polyurethane condom. If your sex worker supplies the condom, it's... Read more »
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Posted by team1, 5 Repliesobviously in everything there is a chance? but is there a great chance of getting any STDs from getting your balls and shaft (not the head of the penis though) sucked??
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 Repliesmy dr told me this, yet i didn't believe him you have a 80-100% chance of getting an std. from a female as opposed to hiv. wow that kinda makes a person feel better. as i haven't had an std. in the archives i found that, men that have sex only... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 4 RepliesFirst of all, I know this is an HIV site, but the description for this forum included worries about STDs.
I had gotten tested for HIV 12 weeks after, I am negative (which is great because I was really stressing).
So, about 3 weeks ago, I started... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 Repliesa question for the experts....
would it be same to say that most people are at risk of catchin the numerous other STD's out there before they get HIV? Read more »
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