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Not all sex has the same risk.

Your risk of picking up or passing on HIV depends on the kind of sex you have, your HIV status, your partners HIV status and condom use. is meant as tool to help gay guys calculate the relative risk of the sex they are having.

Thu, 06/30/2011

More Ontario Women HIV-Positive

TORONTO - One in four new HIV infections in Ontario are among women, a new survey shows.

Even though there have been significant advances in HIV care, 25% of new HIV infections from 2006 to 2008 were in women, according to a health study by researchers from the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences and St. Michael's Hospital.

Marvelous Muchenje is one of the 4,700 women in Ontario living with HIV, most of whom contracted the disease through sexual contact.

Sat, 06/18/2011