RE:Things not to do in Beijing
Jul 30, 2011
Hi Dr. Bob, you may recall a post a couple of months ago regarding things not to do in Beijing. In this post I mention my lapse of judgment fallowed by a long list of symptoms which had me extremely worried. I tested negative at three months and am no longer concerned (even though I was convinced). I am sure that I picked up some other virus around the same time as my encounter and chose to draw my own inaccurate conclusions. I hope your readers will find helpful my experience which reinforces what you have been saying all along. "Symptoms are not a reliable way to diagnose HIV".
Thanks so much Dr., your response to my post helped me through a really rough patch. Donation coming your way. Jamie
Response from Dr. Frascino
Thanks for taking the time to write and share your story. I, too, am hopeful others still stuck in their personal self-induced worried-well hell will find your story comforting and enlightening!
Thanks also for your support of The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation (www.concertedeffort.org). It's urgently needed and warmly appreciated. In return I'm sending my good-luck/good-health karma that you will always be HIV free!
Good luck. Be well. Many thanks.
Get Email Notifications When This Forum Updates or Subscribe With RSS
- Can Hepatitis B Survive On Soap?
- Could Simple Cholesterol Test In Clinic Show Presence Of Hiv
- Hiv Positive Support Groups
- Can You Have Unprotected Sex With An Hiv-positive Person And Not Catch It?
- If I Got Vaccine Against Hep B Should I Be Reactive To Testing?
- Will Yeast Infection Cream Cure Bacterial Vaginosis?
This forum is designed for educational purposes only, and experts are not rendering medical, mental health, legal or other professional advice or services. If you have or suspect you may have a medical, mental health, legal or other problem that requires advice, consult your own caregiver, attorney or other qualified professional.
Experts appearing on this page are independent and are solely responsible for editing and fact-checking their material. Neither TheBody.com nor any advertiser is the publisher or speaker of posted visitors' questions or the experts' material.