You're not going to get HIV that way. Thank you for asking the consult: HIV is not transmitted by hand-gential contact. Go ret tested if you're worried. Is Mycobacterium Avium Complex Contagious? Thank you for your question. All the medications for the mother have to be taken under medical supervision only.
This requires that both of you get tested before you have sex together. HIV is "caught", which means a person has to "catch" it from another person. The risk is increased when there are open sores in the mouth, on the penis or vagina. Yes, it is safe to breastfeed the baby provided the mother is on ART. The most likely origin of HIV is that it came from the green African monkey or chimpanzee in whose body the virus existed without causing infection. If the mother decides to breastfeed the baby, then the baby should be started on breast milk within an hour of delivery.
Some other things to consider. Add a comment Log in or register to post comments. I've also found out that the girl has had about five or six unprotected sexual incidents with other men so this makes me more scared!! A few days ago I met a girl in a club and we then went to a hotel. Contaminated piercing needles and ink can transmit HIV. Health Nurse For other readers, please feel free to leave a comment, or let us know if this was helpful. HIV dies quickly on exposure to air and would be killed when contacted by pure water.
After I also noticed a slight burning from possible friction on my penis but there is not any redness or blood or noticeable broken skin. I'm so concerned I got something -- and also concerned that I might pass it on to my partner of 10 years. There are no known cases of transmission through mutual masturbation, either. Injury to the mucous membrane of the rectum, vagina or mouth may help the virus enter the bloodstream. Have a look through all three condom and lube links in my signature line so you can use condoms with confidence. This too may be contributing to your concerns. These tips can help HIV-positive women live a long, healthy life.