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HIV In Eating Foods Contaminated With Semen – Is it a Risk for Transmission?


Some people may ask the question whether HIV can be transmitted through food. It may  be possible for the food to be contaminated with semen. However, experts and doctor say that HIV can only be transmitted through sex, mother to child breastfeeding and sharing of syringes. In some cases, using contaminated blood for transmission could also pose a risk for HIV transmission. However, these are isolated cases.


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Can Food Transmit HIV if it has Semen?

Semen may contain HIV and this is one of the ways a person may be infected by being exposed to it in the bloodstream. However, it is always wise to remember  how HIV is transmitted. It is known that the virus cannot live long outside of the human body.

moreover, HIV is not known to be transmitted through objects. If you have any doubts about your exposure, you should talk to a doctor or a healthcare expert. If you have any doubts or if do not yet know your status, you could undergo a rapid HIV test so you can take care of your health.

HIV in Drinks and Foods Like Beer Wine and Soda

Many people are not aware of the possible ways HIV can be transmitted. They may think that they have HIV symptoms and they require treatment right away. However, it is best to have an open mind about the virus and be reasonable in identifying one’s risks.

Disclaimer and Warning: HIV related topic posts published on this site are purely for information purposes only. They are NOT to be used as basis for your individual risk evaluation or diagnosis. Discuss-health.com does not diagnose or assess HIV risks. Provided info are based only on available resources online. Use these info at your own risk. Always consult a medical professional for your HIV concerns.





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