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For people with HIV, HIV medicine called antiretroviral therapy or ART can reduce the amount of virus in the blood and body fluids to very low levels, if taken as prescribed.
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Indeed, there are those who maintain that man's first knowledge of the transcendent was through the use of mind-altering plants, and the connection between shamanism and psychedelic substances is legendary.
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In other words, he deflowered, through the appropriate apertures, both the ancestors of humanity, thus providing them with a double revelation:
The risk of HIV transmission during anal intercourse may be around 18 times greater than during vaginal intercourse, according to the results of a meta-analysis published online ahead of print in the International Journal of Epidemiology.
It is also important that sufficient water- or silicone-based lubricant be used during anal sex to prevent condom breakage and tearing of tissue.
For oral sex a range of estimates exist, but none are higher than 0.
Michael did not mention the fact that he used drugs as they were ubiquitous in the gay world at that time and so taken to be part of the scene that it was not even thought of to mention them.
Be it further known that gay men at that time were wont to exaggerate their sexual exploits as it conferred a higher social ranking within the gay community.
They estimate that the risk of transmission from a man with suppressed viral load may be reduced by as much as