Is AIDS spread through heterosexual contact?

Answer In its last stage, HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) infection causes AIDS (acquired immunodeficiency syndrome). People transmit HIV through blood-to-blood contact, during pregnancy or while nursi... Read More »

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Is AIDS likely to be spread if an injection needle is reused after being used on aperson with AIDS?

Can AIDS be spread from eating after someone who has it?

A person catches human immunodeficiency virus--HIV, not AIDS. AIDS is the final stage of HIV illness. HIV is too weak to live on its own so it can't be transmitted by sharing eating utensils or dri... Read More »

Why cant mosquitoes spread HIV/AIDS?

Vincent O,Studies with HIV clearly show that the virus responsible for the AIDS infection is regarded as food to the mosquito and is digested along with the blood meal. As a result, mosquitoes that... Read More »

Why AIDS doesnt spread through mosquitoes?

There are actually a lot of reasons for this. For one thing, diseases that spread by mosquitoes usually have to have high concentrations in the blood. The virus concentrations in HIV aren't that ... Read More »