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questions about neuropathy

Neuropathy question.1. how common is to delevope neuropathy within 2 years if infected. 2. Does neuropathy come and go during a 24 hour day, but comes back while sitting.3. Can stress cause neuropathy?4. Does it mean it is HIV Neuropathy if it first...
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
Peripheral neuropathy due to HIV usually occurs in advanced disease, not in people who were infected relatively recently. It starts in the toes and is not related to position (sitting, standing, etc). It is not caused by stress but can be caused... Read more »

PCR/DNA testing for HIV & Oral Sex Question

Dear Dr. Frascino - What is your opinion of the PCR/DNA testing for HIV? I read where a person can... Read more »

Strong possibility of HIV +?

Hi Robert, you are my idol. Because of your hard work and generosity, I have decided to become an... Read more »
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The Well Project

HIV and Safer Sex

...using a condom, oil-based lube can also be used. Avoid getting semen in the body by having the man pull out before cumming. Oral Sex A number of studies have demonstrated a low but definite level of risk associated with oral sex. To make it... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...Prevention Information Network (NPIN)Web site , or call NPIN at 1-800-458-5231. To find a testing site near you, visit the National HIV Testing Resources Web site . Are patients in a health care setting at risk of getting HIV? Although HIV... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...Confidential HIV Testing HIV Name-Based Reporting Partner Notification Orasure Test for HIV Rapid Tests for HIV Home HIV Antibody Tests Urine Test for HIV RNA / NAAT Testing For-Profit Test... Read more »
The Well Project

Oral Sex: What's the Real Risk for HIV?

... Table of Contents Studies on the Risks of Oral Sex Tips for Safer Oral Sex Taking Care of Yourself The chances of HIV being transmitted from an HIV+ person to an HIV-negativeperson Read more »
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Oral sex and gingivitis?

Posted by grcboy28, 2 Replies
...may be a little reserved but that seemed like a lot to me. She's about 30. Anyway, last night for the first time I performed oral sex on her. I only used my tongue and kept my mouth away. Anyway I read that oral sex is low risk yet still a... Read more »

oral sex

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...hello everybody.I must first say im a Gay male and that recently I was at a party in which I performed oral sex with several men,3 had been invited but,as it turns out many more showed up that night and I didnt know most of them.I didnt Read more »

oral sex

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I was dating a man for a month who claims he has been tested for HIV and was negative. I performed oral sex on him and yes I swallowed. He turned out to be a total jerk, and now I'm thinking the possibiity of having HIV could be likely. Read more »

what should i do?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...only had sex with 2 people in my life. one female and one male. the girl i've been having sex with claims that she gets and HIV test every 6 months. i also performed unprotected oral sex on a guy. he didn't ejaculate but i know that hiv is in... Read more »