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Anxiety And Hiv

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Student Riddled with HIV Anxiety: Should I go for a HIV Test? (VISIONS AND FEARS OF BEING SEXUALLY ASSAULTED WHILE SLEEPING, 2010)

Respected Dr BobYou are God's gift to us who are riddled with HIV anxiety, and wish to have a peace of mind. I am yet another such person who desperately need your valuable advice.For the past 6 weeks, I have had 'visions' of being...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Student Riddled with HIV Anxiety,It's important to realize that having "visions of being sexually assaulted while sleeping naked" and actually being sexually assaulted while sleeping naked are two very different things! HIV... Read more »

Anxiety around HIV

Dear Doc,It is always nice to see you helping fellow worried souls with your humorous and calming... Read more »

Anxiety and HIV symptoms

I recently tested negative for HIV; but I have had anxiety for the past 6 weeks putting in my head... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Anxiety/Stress Among Mothers Living With HIV: Effects on Parenting Skills and Child Outcomes

In their introduction the authors noted, "Parental HIV infection has been associated with negative outcomes for children, and parenting skills appear to be one mechanism operating in that association." The current study examines the relations... Read more »

Please Don't Leave Me Because I Need You: An HIV Take on Separation Anxiety

Dave R. This article originally appeared, Canada's Online HIV Magazine . Pacey: "It wasn't supposed to end like that. We're not supposed to end like that. Right?" (Remember Dawson's Creek ?) My last article was about... Read more »

(HIV) Testing Anxiety

For our World AIDS Day 2010 section, we wanted to capture the diversity of the AIDS community. So, we reached out to people across the world -- mostly those who have never written for us before -- and asked them to guest blog. These columns are... Read more »
CDC National Prevention Information Network

Depression, Anxiety Affect Cognitive Skills of Middle-Aged Women With HIV

This article was reported by PsychCentral . PsychCentral reported on a study of cognitive function in menopausal women with HIV. Pauline M. Maki, PhD, of the University of Illinois at Chicago and colleagues reviewed data on 708 HIV-infected and... Read more »
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Hiv symptom or Anxiety? Hiv test this friday, scared! HELP!?

Posted by jessicajane, 1 Reply
So I'm a 24 heterosexual female and I have has risky sexual encounters. My last boyfriend I had got tested for hiv and he was negative. However my current boyfriend has not had an hiv test and I don't know his current status. We have been in a... Read more »

Anxiety about HIV

Posted by Beeps, 2 Replies
I found this wonderful forum a couple of months ago, when I was doing extensive self-education about HIV. I went through the hell of anxiety and tested Negative (Elisa) at 26 weeks after exposure. I wanted to share my story in hope that it would... Read more »

Anxiety and HIV testing

Posted by kbuddy77, 2 Replies
I have been in a total crazy stressed out state in a situation where i drank too much and blacked out for 2 hours that was 2 mths ago I thought and knew i had this disease when in fact i dont was tested today using Trinty Uni-gold Third generation... Read more »

Anxiety? HIV?!

Posted by reivilo, 1 Reply
To who may read my post,

i had unprotected sex one time more then one month ago and i am currently having a Viral Infection. Every day since I got this infection, i started to get little pin pricks all over my body. It is from the top of my head to... Read more »