HIV Prevention and Transmission

10 Common Fears About HIV Transmission

10 Common Fears About HIV Transmission

Coughing or Sneezing
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10. Coughing or Sneezing

Panties and Boxers

9. Panties and Boxers

Sharing Food
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8. Sharing Food

Mosquito Bites

7. Mosquito Bites

Man reaching into open jeans
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6. Masturbation

The Bathroom

5. The Bathroom

Eating at a Restaurant

4. Eating at a Restaurant

Getting a Lap Dance

3. Getting a Lap Dance

Shaking Hands

2. Shaking Hands


1. Kissing

Roger Pebody

Roger Pebody

Roger Pebody is the managing editor at NAM, a nonprofit organization in the United Kingdom that publishes news, information, and educational materials about HIV.