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HIV SHARING A LANCET WITH BLOOD

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Nuts made mistake (can donation be made over phone?)

Hello Dr,Would sharing a blood sugar testing lancet 10 mins apart with someone of unknown status transmit hiv? Should i get tested? Please advise.Thanks,Really Nut
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,While I certainly don't recommend sharing lancets, your chances of contracting HIV from reusing one 10 minutes after a person of unknown HIV status used it would be negligible. Read more »

Want to share this video on HIV and AIDS research (AIDS DENIALISTS, 2010)

I Doctor. I watched this video and wanted to pass it on to you so if you ever get the time to watch... Read more »

blood contact

Thanks for your kindly reply. I was pricked my finger with a lancet by a nurse for a blood... Read more »
Articles
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

The Evidence That HIV Causes AIDS

...fact that these individuals had appreciable patterns of illicit drug use and receptive anal intercourse ( Schechter et al. Lancet 1993;341:658). Before the appearance of HIV, AIDS-related diseases such as PCP, KS and MAC were rare in... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Flashblood: Blood Sharing Among Female Injecting Drug Users in Tanzania

... In the practice called "flashblood," a syringe-full of blood is passed from someone who has just injected heroin to a second person, who then injects the blood Read more »
The Well Project

Understanding HIV-Related Lab Tests I: Complete Blood Count and Blood Chemistry

... Lab Tests Are Important Tools The Basics Complete Blood Count (CBC) Blood Chemistry (Chemistry or Chem Screens) The Bottom Line Lab Tests Are Important Tools Having regular Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Groups Allege Calif. Agency Shared HIV Patient Data

...faced in recruiting patients, AHF sponsored a bill in the Legislature this year that would have allowed the health department to share all the information it has about welfare recipients being treated for HIV. The bill never made it out of... Read more »
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Important: Share YOUR take on Living With HIV.

Posted by BrokenWingedBird, 1 Reply
...if you wish. http://www.worldaidsday.org/ The exact page for telling your own story is at: http://www.worldaidsday.org/Share-your-story.aspx Writing your view of "Living with HIV" could help change important policies. Best Wishes. BWB. Read more »

Important: share your take on Living With HIV

Posted by BrokenWingedBird, 1 Reply
...if you wish. http://www.worldaidsday.org/ The exact page for telling your own story is at: http://www.worldaidsday.org/Share-your-story.aspx Writing your view of "Living with HIV" could help change important policies. Best Wishes. BWB. Read more »

Important: Share YOUR take on Living With HIV.

Posted by BrokenWingedBird, 2 Replies
...if you wish. http://www.worldaidsday.org/ The exact page for telling your own story is at: http://www.worldaidsday.org/Share-your-story.aspx Writing your view of "Living with HIV" could help change important policies. Best Wishes. BWB. Read more »

Important: share YOUR take on Living With HIV.

Posted by BrokenWingedBird, 1 Reply
...if you wish. http://www.worldaidsday.org/ The exact page for telling your own story is at: http://www.worldaidsday.org/Share-your-story.aspx Writing your view of "Living with HIV" could help change important policies. Best Wishes. BWB. Read more »