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truthisfreedom Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Mar-04-09 05:54 PM
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10. Wait a minute... it stops the body from sending T cells to an infection site?
Does anyone else get a funny feeling about this?

Why do we want the body to not fight infections?
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  -New Vaginal Gel Stops AIDS Virus Ohio Joe  Mar-04-09 04:42 PM   #0 
  - Okay, next question...  targetpractice   Mar-04-09 04:45 PM   #1 
  - I'm not going there either lol  NewEngland4Obama   Mar-04-09 04:52 PM   #2 
     - But just think how the 'help wanted' ad would read. n/t  kiva   Mar-04-09 04:58 PM   #4 
  - Who's this for? Prostitutes? Women with asshole boyfriends?  jmowreader   Mar-04-09 04:57 PM   #3 
  - Well, if it works for men also...  MikeE   Mar-04-09 05:07 PM   #5 
  - Exactly!  Fearless   Mar-04-09 06:24 PM   #16 
  - You should not be permitted to have penetrative sex with an HIV negative person.  Leftist Agitator   Mar-05-09 07:26 AM   #31 
  - Always wrap that rascal....  LeftHander   Mar-05-09 08:04 AM   #35 
  - "Permitted?" Permitted by whom? The religious police?  nichomachus   Mar-05-09 08:16 AM   #38 
  - Permitted by the law.  Leftist Agitator   Mar-05-09 08:24 AM   #40 
     - yeah, and he should wear a star on his sleeve, too  Lance_Boyle   Mar-05-09 09:23 AM   #44 
     - Jesse Helms? Is that you? I thought you were dead.  nichomachus   Mar-05-09 09:36 AM   #51 
  - Pull your head out of your ass and welcome to 2009.  Hassin Bin Sober   Mar-05-09 09:30 AM   #46 
  - Skip the self-righteousness  psychopomp   Mar-06-09 12:58 PM   #71 
     - yeah, its my choices you are talking about. you do not have a right to determine  La Lioness Priyanka   Mar-06-09 01:02 PM   #72 
     - Who am I or anybody else to stop you from contracting a fatal disease?  Leftist Agitator   Mar-07-09 12:27 AM   #77 
        - yes, who are you to determine it? as long as i am giving informed consent  La Lioness Priyanka   Mar-07-09 10:20 AM   #83 
     - So you would support laws banning HIV/Neg mixed couples from having sex?  Hassin Bin Sober   Mar-06-09 01:12 PM   #73 
        - Typhoid Mary was prevented from cooking food for others...  Leftist Agitator   Mar-07-09 12:21 AM   #76 
  - First of all  MikeE   Mar-05-09 03:27 PM   #55 
  - It is utterly monstrous...  Leftist Agitator   Mar-07-09 12:12 AM   #74 
  - Actually, I've only had one person not want to sleep with me  MikeE   Mar-07-09 11:33 AM   #84 
  - You said, and I quote:  Leftist Agitator   Mar-07-09 12:39 AM   #81 
  - nevermind  crimsonblue   Mar-06-09 12:07 AM   #63 
  - ...  FedUpWithIt All   Mar-06-09 07:47 AM   #65 
  - duplicate post.  FedUpWithIt All   Mar-06-09 07:48 AM   #66 
  - so if i am in love with an hiv positive person, i cant have sex with them?  La Lioness Priyanka   Mar-06-09 08:03 AM   #67 
     - Ugh...  Leftist Agitator   Mar-07-09 12:16 AM   #75 
        - because its my right to determine who i can have sex with. not yours.  La Lioness Priyanka   Mar-07-09 10:18 AM   #82 
  - Why would you do that?  scrinmaster   Mar-05-09 10:46 AM   #54 
     - I always disclose my status  MikeE   Mar-05-09 03:31 PM   #56 
        - That's OK, I suppose.  scrinmaster   Mar-05-09 04:04 PM   #57 
        - I don't know about a dating service  MikeE   Mar-05-09 04:32 PM   #58 
           - Good thing that tyour last two boyfriends had good luck...  Leftist Agitator   Mar-07-09 12:34 AM   #80 
        - Yes, because condoms NEVER break...  Leftist Agitator   Mar-07-09 12:30 AM   #79 
  - I can see it being helpful in Africa, where the transmission is often through people raping  ogneopasno   Mar-04-09 05:54 PM   #11 
  - My son is in Africa with the Peace Corps, working with the AIDS/HIV population in Swaziland.  Diane R   Mar-04-09 06:49 PM   #18 
     - Be even better if they came up with  JerseygirlCT   Mar-05-09 07:10 AM   #30 
  - Africa?  truthisfreedom   Mar-04-09 05:55 PM   #12 
  - Who it's for  thesquanderer   Mar-04-09 06:12 PM   #15 
  - are you serious? it gives women control over the hiv aids issue  La Lioness Priyanka   Mar-05-09 07:33 AM   #32 
  - Thank you for reading my mind.  closeupready   Mar-05-09 09:34 AM   #48 
  - welcome  La Lioness Priyanka   Mar-05-09 09:49 AM   #52 
  - exactly  Runcible Spoon   Mar-05-09 05:11 PM   #59 
     - i thought i took you off pm ignore a few days ago. its all good. we all have off days  La Lioness Priyanka   Mar-06-09 07:27 AM   #64 
  - In some countries, male to female heterosexual transmission  TXDemGal   Mar-05-09 09:17 AM   #43 
  - It would be for saving lives. nt.  endarkenment   Mar-05-09 09:28 AM   #45 
  - For sake of argument it only prevents  Fovea   Mar-05-09 10:35 AM   #53 
  - This is Great News... why Shit on it?  fascisthunter   Mar-05-09 05:41 PM   #60 
  - It's for the same thing as rubbers  customerserviceguy   Mar-07-09 12:29 AM   #78 
  - Great, so now people can do it with monkeys again.  superconnected   Mar-04-09 05:08 PM   #6 
  - Finally!!  Jester Messiah   Mar-05-09 07:07 AM   #29 
  - Cha-Ching!  margotb822   Mar-04-09 05:15 PM   #7 
  - less than a penny per dose  MrsMatt   Mar-05-09 09:12 AM   #42 
  - Be kind, this might be a dumb question  jb5150   Mar-04-09 05:18 PM   #8 
  - I wonder what the design? I would not think so as the cervix is  biopowertoday   Mar-04-09 07:09 PM   #19 
  - It depends on when transmission happens and it's different  tavalon   Mar-05-09 06:02 AM   #27 
  - "an ingredient in cosmetics and medicines."... hey honey, where's your makeup bag?  Endangered Specie   Mar-04-09 05:49 PM   #9 
  - Wait a minute... it stops the body from sending T cells to an infection site?  truthisfreedom   Mar-04-09 05:54 PM   #10 
  - T cells are what HIV infects IIRC.  Odin2005   Mar-04-09 09:47 PM   #21 
  - Germicede Might guard against HIV Infection.  sarcasmo   Mar-04-09 06:02 PM   #13 
  - Equivalence of Lauric Acid and Glycerol Monolaurate as Inhibitors of Signal Transduction in Staphylo  tabatha   Mar-04-09 06:10 PM   #14 
  - As a gay person without a vagina, I'm thrilled  chollybocker   Mar-04-09 06:27 PM   #17 
  - i cant imagine why it wouldnt work in lubes for men. i think this article is just written badly  La Lioness Priyanka   Mar-05-09 07:37 AM   #33 
     - Perhaps you need to use a lot of it to have effect  jmowreader   Mar-05-09 06:13 PM   #62 
  - Chewing gum containing glycerol mono laurate  FarCenter   Mar-04-09 08:12 PM   #20 
  - Good news.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Mar-04-09 10:08 PM   #22 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Mar-05-09 06:21 AM   #28 
  - "So what do you do?" "Oh, I lube up monkeys and watch them screw."  sofa king   Mar-04-09 10:11 PM   #23 
  - and it is a good thing that people do this  endarkenment   Mar-05-09 09:35 AM   #49 
  - Could be the reason AIDs has not penetrated into the female population as the male  happyslug   Mar-04-09 10:33 PM   #24 
  - Good. Now we just need the New Esophageal Gel that Stops the Obesity Virus ---  smalll   Mar-04-09 11:02 PM   #25 
  - Eww? I think I lost my appetite when you go to "esophageal gel."  truthisfreedom   Mar-05-09 02:24 AM   #26 
  - i cannot believe some of the responses on this tread. HIV/AIDS is literally killing millions  La Lioness Priyanka   Mar-05-09 07:39 AM   #34 
  - ding ding ding.....nt  LeftHander   Mar-05-09 08:06 AM   #36 
  - I know  libnnc   Mar-05-09 08:40 AM   #41 
  - thank you. nt  endarkenment   Mar-05-09 09:30 AM   #47 
  - I place them on ignore  fascisthunter   Mar-05-09 05:45 PM   #61 
  - Hey, at least nobody is debating the ethics of using animals for scientific experimentation.  Deja Q   Mar-06-09 08:28 AM   #69 
  - dangerous hype  TEmperorHasNoClothes   Mar-05-09 08:15 AM   #37 
  - How long do you think it will take for fundie groups to start denouncing this...  ehrnst   Mar-05-09 08:22 AM   #39 
  - We already have DU'ers denouncing and ridiculing it.  endarkenment   Mar-05-09 09:35 AM   #50 
  - Anything that protects women from the punishing consequences of their "immorality", they're against.  TwilightGardener   Mar-06-09 11:22 AM   #70 
  - Testing on animals - will anybody that denounces using animals as lab experiments buy any product  Deja Q   Mar-06-09 08:24 AM   #68 

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