Still in our society, people are unaware about how transmission of HIV happens leading to increase in HIV positive cases all over.
So to clear the facts, HIV is most commonly transmitted by sexual activity, contaminated needle or syringe use, mother to child transmission & accidental needle stick injury.
Body fluids which contain and transmit HIV:
When these fluids come in contact with mucus membrane or damaged tissue then transmission of virus occurs. Mucus membrane is found in mouth, rectum, vagina and penis.
Modes of transmission
HIV is not spread by: