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How do AIDS attack and spread? the 5 ways it attacks the cells is: 1. HIV attaches to the surface. 2. Virus makes a copy of its genetic material. 3. Virus core enters cell and goes to the nucleus. 4. New virus assembles at cell suface. 5. New virus breaks away from the host cell. IT IS SPREADED BY 3 WAYS: 1. Sexual intercourse. 2. Sharing needles. 3. Mother to baby.
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Why is HIV not spread by kissing?

Because the level of HIV virus present in saliva is generally insufficient to pass on the virus to a non-infected person.

Can HIV be spread through saliva?

No. HIV infection is passed through contact with an infected person's blood, semen, vaginal fluid or breast milk.

What are some ways HIV can NOT be spread?

By sharing food with the affected person.  * drinking from the same glass  * kissing  * masturbation  * sleeping in the same bed  * being bitten by the same mosquito 

Can mosquitoes spread HIV?

No, mosquitoes drink and consume the blood. They don't inject it into a new person. No one has ever gotten HIV from a mosquito. The short answer is that you cannot get HIV fro

How is HIV and AIDS spread?

When someone with aids was unprotected sex, shares needles or blood transfusion.Not using a condom when having sex with a person who has HIV.All unprotected sex with someone

Can HIV spread through the skin?

HIV cannot spread through skin unless there are cuts or open wounds or sores. HIV can spread through mucous membranes which is the soft, often moist tissue in some organs, f

Does HIV spread through cuts?

It is spread via bodily fluids, so if the cut was bleeding and somebody else treated the cut (without taking precautionary measures, such as plastic gloves), they may contract

Is HIV spread from oral sex?

yes it is possible to contract HIV in this manner. You'll need to be having sex with a HIV infected partner and you need a open pathway for their fluids to enter into your bod

What does HIV attack?

  HIV attacks and destroys the immune system, specifically the white blood cells that fight infection.

Can HIV spread if you do not ejaculate into your partner?

  Answer   Regardless of whether you ejaculate inside or outside of your partner, they have still been exposed to your body fluids by way of seminal fluid (AKA: Pre-c

How does HIV spread and attack the body?

After sexual infection, HIV usually remains localised in lymph nodes close to the infection site, where it uses a type of immune cell called a CD4 cell to reproduce. After abo

How can HIV not be spread?

    How can you get HIV? You can get HIV from your mom or dad. When your mom and dad has sex, one of then has HIV. If your dad has HIV and he did sex with your mom and

Can HIV spread shaving blade?

it will if you make a wound or an opening to the body. The virus is very unstable and dies quite quickly if not protected in some sort of medium. so there may be a chance if