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Is HIV transmitted by lip to lip kiss and closed mouth kiss?

Is HIV transmitted by lip to lip kiss and closed mouth kiss?

No: This just doesn't happen. In the old days before effective treatment, family members never infected one another just by kissing. ...Read more

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How is HPV transmitted from mouth by french kiss.

How is HPV transmitted from mouth by french kiss.

French Kissing/oral: Deep french kissing and oral sex increases the risk of acquiring oral hpv infection.A case control sudy published in 2009 did find that college aged men with oral hpv infection s had more open mouth kissing;oral sex partners than men who did not have hpv infections.Even kissing and hpv was associated with those men who did not have oral sex, .Hpv vaccine can prevent these infections in future. ...Read more

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Can u contract HIV from deep kisses or tongue kisses?

Can u contract HIV from deep kisses or tongue kisses?

Rare: Hiv can be transmitted by deep kissing, especially if there is bleeding in the mouth from any sores or bleeding gums. But this is rare. It is not recommended to french kiss someone who has HIV for this reason. ...Read more

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Can I get HIV from french kiss?

Can I get HIV from french kiss?

No: French kissing is extremely low to no risk for HIV transmission. More about sexual behavior and HIV transmission https://wwwn.cdc.gov/hivrisk/transmit/activities/ ...Read more

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If someone has ludwig's angina, can they infect someone? Like kissing or sharing water?

If someone has ludwig's angina, can they infect someone? Like kissing or sharing water?

They're infected: Ludwig's angina is a bilateral multi-space neck infection that is dangerous to the patient because it can compromise their ability to breathe. This can be life-threatening so they need immediate treatment for this overwhelming infection. La can result from badly infected teeth and pus may drain into the mouth spontaneously. Though the infections may not be communicable, avoid sharing germs. ...Read more

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Can i give my child herpes by kissing are sharing sopa?

Can i give my child herpes by kissing are sharing sopa?

Be specific: Herpes 1 is transmitted to most children, usually without symptoms. Herpes 2 is also common, but less so, and transmitted mostly by sexual activity. Do you have herpes? 1 or 2 or both? How old is the child? Eczema? Is the child healthy? Kissing maybe. Soap no. ...Read more

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Is french kissing STD safe?

Is french kissing STD safe?

STD: French kissing is generally safe except perhaps for herpes simplex and potentially chlamydia. ...Read more

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Is it bad to french kiss with someone who uses smokeless tobacco?

Depends :): You need to defind "bad" first. I do not think it is equivalent to "passively using". Will you like the smell? - personal preferences. Is it a good person? - well, pleople use tobacco for differerent reasons... Tell me more about your concern. ...Read more

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Can you give someone clymidia by sharing cigarettes or kissing?

Can you give someone clymidia by sharing cigarettes or kissing?

Unlikely: The end of a cigarette is not a favorable site for chlamydia to survive and of course the person in question would have to have an active chlamydia infection of the mouth or lips. Sounds like a golden opportunity to give up smoking forever. ...Read more

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If I have oral HPV could i transmit it to my child through sharing food untensils, kissing him, sharing drinks, foods?

If I have oral HPV could i transmit it to my child through sharing food untensils, kissing him, sharing drinks, foods?

HPV: This is most commonly transmitted by direct contact and seldom if ever by inanimate objects, but if you are sharing food utensils and there is immediate transfer i would imagine this could happen. ...Read more

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Can i get HIV from kissing chapped lips?

Can i get HIV from kissing chapped lips?

No: There's no exchange of blood, and for the wimpy HIV virus to be transmitted, there has to be some serious exchnage of body fluids. ...Read more

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Can french kissing transmit hepatitis b, c or a?

Can french kissing transmit hepatitis b, c or a?

Kissing & Hepatitis: No. Not in any way would this be a risk for any of these three Hepatitis Viruses. Hepatitis A is ingested from food or infected stool. It is not transmitted from saliva. Hepatitis B and C are specifically transmitted from blood not saliva. ...Read more

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Can i pass non-wart genital HPV to my baby through cuddling, kissing his cheeks, changing his diapers with unclean hands, etc?

Can i pass non-wart genital HPV to my baby through cuddling, kissing his cheeks, changing his diapers with unclean hands, etc?

Let me explain: Studies have shown hpv transmission between hands and genitals of the same person and sexual partners is possible, partridge reports men's fingertips became positive for high risk hpv at more than half the rate (26% per 2 years) as their genitals (48%) winer reports 14% of fingertip samples from sexually active women were positive. So clean your hands before. ...Read more

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My kid ate someone else booger. Can he get sick? Are STD transmitted from boogers?

My kid ate someone else booger.  Can he get sick? Are STD transmitted from boogers?

STD: The nose is full of different types of bacteria and viruses so he may get sick if the other person is sick too. He may or may not get sick depending in his level of immnunity except for STD which needs intimate sexual contact by vaginal , anal and oral contact rather than by eating someone else's booger. ...Read more

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Can i give someone clamydia from kissing?

Can i give someone clamydia from kissing?

No: There has never been a reported case of chlamydia transmitted by kissing. Chlamydia does not readily infect the mouth or throat. In my 3+ decades in the STD business, I have never seen (or heard of) a patient with oral chlamydia whose only exposure was kissing. All had performed oral sex on a partner. And even this is uncommon. ...Read more

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