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Offline frank94m

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strange incident..
« on: August 12, 2014, 03:24:49 PM »
i had a freak experience 2 days before.i had gone with my family to eat..v asked the guy selling corn sticks to break it into halves.within five seconds i started eating.i notice some blood on the food.i had eaten some of it.also i noticed that the guy s hands were bleeding.this came a rude shock to me.i am scared like anything.i have bleeding gums n stuff.as also i have taken in sufficient amount of blood am i at risk?

Offline Jeff G

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Re: strange incident..
« Reply #1 on: August 12, 2014, 03:38:06 PM »
HIV is fragile and is primarily transmitted inside the human body . Once outside the body HIV is damaged and rendered unable to infect by small changes in temperature and PH levels . No one has ever been infected from blood on food and you will not be the first .

HIV is transmitted from ...
Unprotected anal and vaginal sex .
Sharing IV drug rigs after an infected person .
Mother to child during or shortly after childbirth .

Here's what you need to know in order to avoid hiv infection:

You need to be using condoms for anal or vaginal intercourse, every time, no exceptions until such time as you are in a securely monogamous relationship where you have both tested for ALL sexually transmitted infections together.

To agree to have unprotected intercourse is to consent to the possibility of being infected with an STI.Sex without a condom lasts only a matter of minutes, but hiv is forever.

Have a look through the condom and lube links in my signature line so you can use condoms with confidence .

Anyone who is sexually active should be having a full sexual health care check-up, including but not limited to hiv testing, at least once a year and more often if unprotected intercourse occurs.

If you aren't already having regular, routine check-ups, now is the time to start. As long as you make sure condoms are being used for intercourse, you can fully expect your routine hiv tests to return with negative results.

Don't forget to always get checked for all the other sexually transmitted infections as well, because they are MUCH easier to transmit than hiv. Some of the other STIs can be present with no obvious symptoms, so the only way to know for sure is to test.

Use condoms for anal or vaginal intercourse, correctly and consistently, and you will avoid hiv infection. It really is that simple!

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Re: strange incident..
« Reply #2 on: August 13, 2014, 11:20:49 AM »
well thank you.but sure i dont need testing?this thing is bothering me.the blood was wet n it clearly entered my mouth within seconds.n i have read elsewhere that wet blood is infectious.

Offline Jeff G

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Re: strange incident..
« Reply #3 on: August 13, 2014, 11:49:41 AM »
well thank you.but sure i dont need testing?this thing is bothering me.the blood was wet n it clearly entered my mouth within seconds.n i have read elsewhere that wet blood is infectious.

Unless you have been sharing IV drug equipment or having unprotected anal or vaginal sex you do not need testing ... You cant get HIV from corn sticks with blood on it .

Offline frank94m

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Eye scare?
« Reply #4 on: March 15, 2015, 03:17:43 PM »
Hey I from India..i was walking down the busy roads here and all of a sudden i felt drops felt on my face.Actually one of the drops hit my eye while others fell around my face.i checked when i came home and the drops looked like blood.
Now the blood surely went inside my eye..and i have read online that went blood enters an eye it is a considerable risk.I am scared.
Do i need testing?

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Re: strange incident..
« Reply #5 on: March 15, 2015, 03:34:40 PM »
First of all it's a rule on this site for members to keep all of their entries in the same thread. Your entries have been joined here and this is the only place you should write. Thanks for your cooperation.

Now for your latest question...

You are worrying needlessly. HIV is a fragile virus. Whatever the source of the "blood" in your incident, it would not be reaching you and your eye in a viable state. There is no need for concern nor for testing.

Let it go and get on with your life.

Andy Velez


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