|Never Ending Story Follow Up
Dec 13, 2006
Hello Dr. Bob:
I wrote to you several months back after I had had a one-time, potentially very risky sexual encounter in Feb '06. I just wanted to say to you that I am just about back to normal after an initial long period of extreme worry and physical issues (not sure if they were induced by anxiety in part or not). I have felt a lot better in many ways the last 4 months or so since my 6 month negative test. I plan on testing again at one year to be 100% over this.
Anyway, I just wanted to say thank you to you for the work that you do helping people. You were a very significant help to me in my time of need, need the likes of which I had never encountered before in my life.
Thanks Again and kindest Regards,
| Response from Dr. Frascino
I'm delighted you are "just about back to normal" and have found the information here helpful and reassuring. Thanks for your thanks. Now I want to remind you to "pay it forward," which means don't forget what you've learned by going through this ordeal. Help to promote HIV/AIDS awareness, education, prevention and treatment by discussing the topic with friends and family. Advocate for science-based prevention methods that have been proven to be effective, such as needle exchange programs and science-based sex education. Finally, remember the 40,000,000 people worldwide who weren't so lucky in dodging the HIV bullet.
Be well, Will!
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