Risk of HIV is not the same for all sex acts. Different activities put us at different levels of risk for getting HIV from a positive partner.
We know that all things being equal:
If two people are in a relationship where one partner is HIV negative and one partner is HIV positive, can a healthy sex life exist? Of course! Here’s a handy guide :
Of course, these ranges apply only to HIV, not for other STDs such as syphilis, gonorrhea, chlamydia, or hepatitis.
While there are several behaviors that are no risk or low risk for HIV transmission, remember: the most common method of HIV transmission is bottoming without a condom.
The best way to fight HIV is to know your status. A simple test can determine if you are infected with the virus.
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