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No: This just doesn't happen. In the old days before effective treatment, family members never infected one another just by kissing. ...Read more
No, but: Intimate contact with someone who has herpes and is actively shedding the virus can result in transmission of the virus and a new infection in the recipient. Someone could certainly contract the virus during kissing of any sort, but not everyone who is french kissing gets herpes. ...Read more
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
Hello I have a friend who like to french kiss people and i'm curious can you get HIV from french kissing?
Virtually no one: The risk is almost zero.Get a more detailed answer ›
Can I (male) get genital herpes by french kissing a girl with genital herpes (type 2)? Thank you.
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
Herpes: This virus can be transmitted from person to person by direct contact in the absence of overt lesions, but somewhat less likely. Most persons have been infected with this if their partner has it, but many people may never develop active disease. They nonetheless remain carriers and can transmit it. ...Read more