A 44-year-old member asked:
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is it possible to get infected with hiv/aids through gay sex?

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Dr. Robert Dorsey
36 years experience Wound care
Of course: Any unprotected sex can cause one to be exposed.
Answered on Jul 7, 2013
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Yes: Sex between men is an important risk factor. The same does not apply to lesbians.
Answered on Jul 8, 2013
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Dr. Charles Sturgis
29 years experience Pathology
Men having sex with men can greatly reduce risk of spreading HIV by use of latex condoms.
Jul 8, 2013

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