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How easy is it?
Jun 22, 2004
... I have heard that it is actually hard to get. I am just curious, if you have unprotected vaginal sex with someone who is HIV postive what are your chances of getting it? ... (1 replies)
... Well first don't know if she is positive, secondly, if a condom fails, you will know, so I'm not sure what you mean by "damaged". If it did break, she's at more risk than you since she was the receiver. It is a very small risk but just to ease your mind, get tested. ... (1 replies)
... however my condom got damaged during intercourse,my penis also had a bruise on it from having sex the previous night with another person,now i am terrified that i may have caught some thing form her. ... (1 replies)

Scared to death
Nov 3, 2009
... i don't remember being bit. i really wish i could get tested but i don't have a ride to the test site..... ... (3 replies)
Scared to death
Oct 31, 2009
... how easy is it to contract HIV? ... (3 replies)
... It is about three months since the plasma mixup that I discussed in my initial post. I just received a negative result on another "rapid" HIV test I took. ... (9 replies)
... well said!!!! (5 replies)
... ourself crazy. like i've said before, going over and over hypothetical statistics and situation and numbers will not do you any good and will bring you no closer to assessing you or anyone else's HIV status. the only thing that can do that is a blood test. ... (5 replies)
... Some of you have seen the movie, "Kids," too often. That's the movie where a girl gets HIV after having unprotected sex ONCE with a guy, and then a guy that has unprotected sex with that girl ONCE gets HIV at the end. ... (28 replies)
... Thank you very much. Yeah you know negatives so far it's week 7. My worry is always what if I have something else delaying the seroconversion. The symptoms are very much there, except fever, nausea, diorreah. Not had those yet. ... (76 replies)
... I worry myself sick so I know how frustrated and depressing it can get to think you have something even if you dont. I don't have HIV but my uncle does. He has had it for 22 years and he lives a normal life. His partner was with him for 5 years and he never contracted HIV in all that time. ... (76 replies)
... Buddy please stop examining yourself and then posting what you believe to be symptoms of an HIV infection on a forum and asking members what they think they are. ... (71 replies)
HIV information...
Nov 13, 2010
... chance if you were infected that a test at 13 weeks wouldn't pick it up. ... (50 replies)
... Every body needs to understand that lymph nodes don't just get swollen because of HIV. I've read a lot of posts where people are freaking out because of swollen lymph nodes. ... (19 replies)
... ARS is Acute Retroviral Syndrome. ... (19 replies)
... Lymph nodes swell and contract in normal day to day life for many reasons. Basically whenever your body comes into contact with a virus, the lymphatic system tries to fight it off. ... (5 replies)
... So I had unprotected sex with my worse today, yet the anxiety kicked in and I was unable to perform because I was thinking about everything the entire time and am worried I somehow infected my wife. ... (8 replies)
Oral sex tiny cut
Aug 24, 2012
... you were not at a risk of an HIV infection. Buddy you really are over estimating how easy it is transmit HIV and your risk of such a transmission occurring. HIV is not as easy to contract as you imagine and it is certainly not contracted through what you have described. ... (24 replies)
At a loss
Dec 11, 2010
... Hi Trae, firstly you do not need to apologize. Your a brave person for dealing with all this and more amazing by making somthing of your life after the incident instead of giving up.. ... (5 replies)
... Well I was expecting to get my results today but never go the phone call. Part of me feels that they did not call me because they don't want to ruin my Thanksgiving with the bad news. I'm not sure if they are open Friday or not but if not I'll have to wait until Monday. Joy. ... (37 replies)

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