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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
HIV: Showering will have no effect on transmission of HIV unless you are having sex in the shower.

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends: Your chances of contracting HIV depends on the risk behavior. Receiving an infected blood transfusion with HIV is likely the highest risk. Unprotecte ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends on behavior: The chances of contracting HIV depends on which risk behavior you are engaging in. For example, if you are having protected sex and using condoms for ... Read More
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Love safely: Your risk depends entirely on your behavior. If you have passive unprotected anal intercourse with a heavily-infected partner, it is highly probable t ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Discernment: You're an adult. You owe it to yourself, and those around you, to learn to tell truth from lies. Mainstream scientists' livelihoods depend on truthful ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
HIV Exposure: Protected anal intercourse protects both partners from contracting HIV as long as there is absolutely no shared bodily fluids. Congratulations on c ... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
No: You're eighteen now and you're a little bit old for this kind of acting out. It can get you in trouble. Enjoy your body -- you'll learn about yourself ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
Not remote: but very slight chance , as it is a virus infection as how effective is your ' insertive protected... ' prophylaxis is. Get your self monitored by y ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Get tested: You did the right thing. Although the risk is very low, phone your personal physician now and ask what you should do. You may also ask your partner wh ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
HIV: It is very unlikely to get HIV without direct exposure to semen or blood. Oral sex is one of the lowest risks, as well.
A 116-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
0 chance means...: There is likely 0 chance, mathematically rounding to 0, of course. The only things certain in life are "death and taxes", although I've been recently ... Read More

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