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The Well Project

Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

...peripheralnervous system is called peripheral neuropathy or PN. The most common peripheral neuropathy is called distal symmetricpolyneuropathy (DSPN). This is what most HIV+ people are talking about whenthey say they have neuropathy. Most doctors know it as a sock and glove nerveproblem, because the areas most affected are where you wear your socks andgloves. What Causes PN? The causes of PN are still unknown. Researchers suspect that...
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First claim of aids cure from the scientific community and qualified medical doctors! (BONE MARROW TRANSPLANT,"FUNCTIONAL CURE"

Hi Dr. Bob,While I dont have hiv nor have been at risk, I follow your posts just for your great sense of humour and expert knowledge.Anyway, the news just broke that German doctors have had a breakthrough which might be a big step in finding a CURE...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,See below.Dr. Bobbone marrow transplant???Nov 14, 2008 Hi Doctor, My boyfriend just showed me this article http://www.usatoday.com/news/health/2008-11-12-aids-cure_N.htm Is this possible true? Read more »

Pregant anf tested +, Scared lost Confused? Help

I'm 32 and found out I was pregnat with my 1st child at 6wk, at 9wk I tested hiv+. First is there a chance the test was wrong, my last test was in Aug and that was neg. Second I don't live in the US and have been told that I would recieve better...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...pregnancy can cause a falsely positive reading on some HIV-screening tests. Your next step should be to see an HIV-knowledgeable doctor and have your tests repeated to see if the diagnosis is accurate.Regarding basic HIV information, this Web... Read more »

100% HIV +ve from Oral Sex [ Medical Doctor]

Dear Dr Bob, I have a unique case unlike any other...(yeah where Have I heard this before) ...I can definetly say that I have HIV + from unprotected oral sex with an escort. Men like myself with foreskins are I feel at an infinetly higher risk from...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hung Wankenstein to Head-in-the-Bushes overnight or was this a gradual change? I shudder at the thought that you are in fact a "medical doctor" as your title suggests. Where did you find information that "symptoms" such as these are suggestive of... Read more »

Follow up - KS on the bottom of foot

Dr. Bob - thank you for your response to my question. I appreciate the feedback. I have been on a prophylaxis of Dapsone for a year (allergic to Sulfa drugs) as I knew my counts were low and it took over 10 months to become qualified for...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...and get evaluated by an HIV specialist. I'm here if you need me. Let's get through this together, OK? Dr. Bob Need a Private doctor Aug 14, 2008 I am HIV Positive living in Seattle area. I currently don't have one and i am looking urgently in a... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Florida: AIDS Service Network Drops HIV Doctor

...The Health Planning Council of Northeast Florida (HPCNF) has notified patients of the Daytona Beach area's only certified HIV doctor that they will have to get another physician by April 1 in order for their care to continue being supported by... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

South Florida Sun-Sentinel Profiles Three Doctors Who Have Worked to Reduce Vertical HIV Transmission

... The South Florida Sun-Sentinel on Sunday profiled University of Miami researchers Gwendolyn Scott, Mary Jo O'Sullivan and Margaret Fischl, Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Florida: Doctors Recommend HIV Testing for Everyone

...professionals should include routine HIV testing for all patients within their practices, HIV/AIDS experts told more than 130 doctors and health care workers gathered in response to a community needs assessment in Sarasota. The conference was... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Diagnoses Among Blacks -- Florida, 1999-2004

...Department of Health staff obtained risk information for approximately 80% of HIV/AIDS cases from medical records in hospitals and doctors' offices and from data collected by publicly funded HIV testing sites; in addition, certain patients were... Read more »
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HIV Positive Doctors and Medical Students

Posted by JumptheHorizon, 4 Replies
...was about one month after I think I could have been infected, but my lymphocytes were down). Anyway, what is the story for Doctors who are HIV positive? I saw a news article in the newspaper which said that recent patients of a HIV positive... Read more »

Florida HIV Doctor

Posted by Anonymous
...I live in Palm Beach Florida and I am looking for a doctor that has some background in working with AID's patients the ID doc that that I am seeing now has no clue. I was told that in Read more »

How to find a doctor?

Posted by BOND33040, 1 Reply
...I live in Miami area and need to find a doctor. I went to asofinder.com and it gave my a long list of providers. How do I pick one? Or where can I find patient's reviews on Read more »

Aids2hiv do you relly think??

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...matter. I want soooo badly to believe my results. I am just praying that 13 week IS good enough to trust. I saw a post by florida69 and that he tested negative a 3 months then positive later on. So that really scares me to death!! Please... Read more »