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What Will Happen If A Person With Hiv Gets A Staff Infection

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Sex with infected person without getting infected?

I was curious to know if it is actually 'possible' to have unprotected sex with a infected person (well, an infected woman that would be in my case) and not get infected myself? or is it certain that if unprotected sex happens between an...
Michael Shernoff, M.S.W.

Response from Michael Shernoff, M.S.W.

Psychotherapist and Author
This is a forum for questions pertaining only to mental health and HIV NOT safer sex. Sorry, but I am not a medical or transmission expert so I can not respond to your question. I suggest that you resubmit it to the correct forum at the... Read more »

Chances of getting HIV from a person under PEP

Hello Dr.I so appreciate the work your doing here. Thebody has become a home of many worried minds... Read more »

Vindictive Staff with HIV

I have a member of my factory staff, who is now known as HIV positive, and sufferring from AIDS. We... Read more »
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Successful Implementation of a Clinic-Based Prevention Intervention Program for HIV-Infected Persons

There's nothing like hearing the results of studies directly from those who actually conducted the research. It is these women and men who are transforming HIV treatment and care. In this interview, you'll meet one of these impressive HIV... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Good Things for Corrections Staff to Know

Inmates and their advocates report misinformation about HIV/AIDS on the part of many staff members working in correctional facilities. Below are some good things to know about HIV behind bars, especially where medications are concerned. Privacy... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Study: High Rate of HIV Infection Among White Staff in South Africa

Companies that employ well-educated white-collar workers cannot think that the AIDS epidemic will leave them unscathed, as the technology group T-Systems discovered when at least 7.2 percent of its staff tested HIV-positive. CEO Wolfgang Jakob said... Read more »
AIDS.gov

ONAP Staff: It Gets Better

Yesterday several White House staff posted a blog and video as part of the "It Gets Better " project. "It Gets Better" is a national campaign targeting LGBT youth that started in the wake of several high profile suicides. The campaign encourages... Read more »
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Probabilites of getting infected !!

Posted by deeplyguilty01, 1 Reply
HI,

I had sex with an unknown person last week. I am deeply concerned now. I have been married happily for the past 6 years and I dont know why I went for this.

I was intoxicated after a party and met this girl on the hotel floor, took her to the room... Read more »

Question on getting infected

Posted by Brodysmom, 2 Replies
Somebody told me today that there is a test to find out in a couple which person gave the other person the virus... I don't see how this could be true but was wondering if it could be? Anybody know? Read more »

working with hiv positive person

Posted by work35, 1 Reply
Hello.. I hope this is not an ignorant question but here goes.. two part question.. Part one.. I just found out my co-worker is hiv positive.. he is healthy thank god.. and i really like him but I admit I am VERY uncomfortable at work.. we both chew... Read more »

Dentist Appt - Could it happen?

Posted by whatthe, 2 Replies
Ok. Here is the deal. I had a dentist appt for a filling in November where I ended up getting the cold sore virus from the person assisting the dentist. I had noticed she had a horrible looking cold sore and every so often seemed to adjust her mask... Read more »