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You can have fun—and erotic sex—with no risk of getting HIV. Just choose sex that prevents any semen, vaginal fluids or blood from entering your bloodstream.
Some examples of safe sex include:
Touching the penis, vagina or anus isn’t normally risky. It is only risky if you have open cuts or sores that could allow any HIV-infected semen, vaginal fluids or blood to enter your bloodstream.
Oral sex has some risk, but it is considered "low" risk because saliva doesn’t transmit HIV. But if you have any open cuts or sores in your mouth, infected semen or vaginal fluid could enter your bloodstream when you lick or suck a man's penis or a woman's vagina,.
The lining of the vagina and the anus is delicate and thin. It breaks easily and invisibly. That's why the riskiest types of sex are
How can I have sex more safely?. © Canadian AIDS Society. Published 07/27/2007. Updated 02/23/2011. Web. Retrieved 05/23/2013 from http://www.cdnaids.ca/howcanihavesexmoresafely