In 2012, a woman who reported no heterosexual sex
in the previous 10 years, injection drug use, or other recognized risk factors for HIV infection tested HIV-positive during a 6-month monogamous relationship with a female sexual partner who was HIV-positive and had stopped receiving antiretroviral treatment in 2010.
Men who had not had heterosexual sex
constituted a fifth cluster.
It's straight consenting sex, heterosexual sex
, and I've got nothing at all to be ashamed of.
However, it can also be transmitted through heterosexual sex
, blood transfusions, childbirth and breastfeeding.
Oscar, similar to heterosexual and gay men who experienced first sex outside of a romantic commitment, felt the literal gaze of other men, which prompted, compelled, and encouraged him to experience first heterosexual sex
And although it is often seen as a disease mainly affecting the gay community, most new infections are transmitted through heterosexual sex
, it has been revealed.
My mother contracted HIV through heterosexual sex
in 1986, a time when women--especially white-middle-aged, divorced morns from upstate New York--were not considered a group at risk.
Unlike their straight counterparts, gay youths are often unable to define themselves as sexual beings, because the familiar definitions of heterosexual sex
and virginity do not apply.
Germain sees the Bush administration as imposing "a moral vision of the world that recognizes only heterosexual sex
in marriage and that takes a very punitive position toward anyone that deviates from that stance.
Having desensitized us to their satisfaction regarding heterosexual sex
, Hollywood now sees fit to propagate the love that won't speak its name as often and as robustly as possible.
This is especially true for young women between the ages of and 24, of whom 75% are believed to have been infected through heterosexual sex
Among women, a majority of those with AIDS contracted the virus through heterosexual sex