sleepless nights, help please.
Jan 12, 2013
I have not been involved in any kind of sexual activities. I am 21 and still a virgin. After exactly 1 month of my haircut I had got cough and mild headache which I felt only when coughing. Before the day I got this symptoms I have had cool drinks and its winter here. My workplace has AC which increased my cough little bit and after 3 days I got mild fever which was lasted on that day only after medication. I feel my lymph node on my right side of neck(back) is enlarged little. I don't know whether the barber had changed the blade in the razor(straight razor) but I checked whether I had any cut after coming home. I didn't have any cut I checked it while bathing also by applying soap everywhere. I didn't feel any burn. After 9 days everything is fine except with the lymph node. It has been 6 days since my lymph node has enlarged. But I can't feel the enlargement just by touching it. I had to turn right side to feel the little enlargement. I am not getting sleep and I couldn't concentrate on my work. please help me.
Response from Mr. Cordova
You do not have HIV. Your haircut has nothing to do with HIV. If you are plagued by thoughts like these often then I would suggest talking with a therapist, counselor, or even a trusted friend.
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