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Worried - Mishandled HIV test - 2nd post

Hello Dr. Frascino:I have not been able to function properly ever since an incident I had at a HIV testing facility. I went to a HIV testing site and was asked to sit in a small room. After I sat down to take the Orasure Advance Saliva test, I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Your HIV-acquisition risk is nonexistent. None of the components in HIV testing assays are infectious.Dr. Bob Read more »

Doctor, I beg U. Resubmitted from Fatigue and Anemia

Hello Doctor, Please help now before it gets out of hand.The only thought that comes to my mind is... Read more »

Hiv Detection status

Hello, I read in one of your replies that an individual can sometime not develop hiv antibodies for... Read more »
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Rick Sowadsky, M.S.P.H.

Taking Unnecessary HIV Monitoring Tests: A Waste of Valuable Resources

...like PCR tests, viral load tests, CD4 counts, antigen tests, etc., for diagnostic purposes, have been at extremely low risk for HIV. In fact, the people who have requested these tests the most, were often those at the least risk of infection. ... Read more »
The Well Project

Lipodystrophy, Body Changes and HIV/AIDS

...the stomach (since fat gain caused by lipodystrophy in this area isdeep, internal fat). Liposuction tends to be a temporary solution and theunwanted fat frequently returns. It can also be painful and is generally notcovered by health insurance... Read more »
The Well Project

Starting HIV Treatment

... First Things First Choosing an HIV Drug Regimen Resistance Sequencing Adherence Dosing Schedule Taking Your Pills Side Effects Putting It All Read more »
The Well Project

Side Effects of HIV Drugs

...recommendations given by your health care provider. If the problem persists, speak to your health care provider about other solutions, including switching drugs. Women and Side Effects Although the total number of side effects among people... Read more »
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NATURAL SOLUTION FOR NIGHT SWEATING

Posted by contractor, 6 Replies
...DO NOT HAVE THE PROBLEM as long I take my own drink. IT IS NOT ALOE VERA AT ALL AND TODAY ANOTHER PERSON SENT EMAIL THAT HE (HIV+) STOPED TO HAVE NIGHT SWEATING. So go figured it. I am looking for 30 people to test it. It is natural and safe. So,... Read more »

4th Generation HIV Test

Posted by Trophy
...individuals to be screened for infection are of higher risk groups than the blood donor population, and thus require the use of testing methodologies with high levels of analytical sensitivity to detect primary infection. Of significance, the... Read more »

Oraquick HIVrapid test light pink background

Posted by timemachine, 2 Replies
...hi. I have a quick question and maybe someone here can help me. last year I took a number of HIV Rapid tests, Oraquick. and they all came back negative. I do however have a question. One of the last ones I took, was done a Read more »

Sleeping

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Do you think lack of sleep can cause the flue and maybe thts what we all think of as theflu due to HIV but maybe its just we arent getting enough sleep at night and our bodies are run down from worrying and not getting enouygh rest Read more »