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Are Coughing And Sneezing Hiv Symptoms

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Coughing/sneezing on an open cut

I have a very close friend of mine who is HIV positive. One day I had a nosebleed, and an open cut on my hand. That same day, my HIV positive friend sneezed and coughed a few times, even I started coughing. I understand that nosebleeds are cracks...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

Rocky Mountain CARES
HiHIV is not airborne and not passed through sneezing nor coughing. No matter what is going on with your nose or cuts.Be well and stay safe, Shannon... Read more »

sneezing is HIV symptoms???

5 monts ago, i make sex.I have had a Anti HIV 1-2 test 1,2,3,5 months.all of them are negatif(-).... Read more »

Spit in the Eye or Baby Sneeze?

Dear Rick, Is it possible to get HIV from a child who has spit in your face and their sailiva gets... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Screening HIV-Positive Patients for TB in Resource-Poor Settings

The "[a]bsence of all of current cough, fever, night sweats, and weight loss can identify a subset of people living with HIV who have a very low probability of having TB disease," write the authors of a PLoS Medicine study that used individual... Read more »
The Well Project

Stress Management and HIV

Table of Contents Stress and HIV Signs of Stress Common Causes of Stress How to Decrease Stress Depression Other Tips for Reducing Stress Stress and HIV Everyone deals with a certain amount of stress every day. But if you are... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Approval of Fulyzaq (Crofelemer) to Relieve Symptoms of Diarrhea in HIV/AIDS Patients Taking Antiretroviral Therapy

On December 31, 2012, FDA approved Fulyzaq (crofelemer) to relieve symptoms of diarrhea in HIV/AIDS patients taking combination antiretroviral therapy. The recommended dose is one 125 mg delayed-release tablet taken orally two times a day, with or... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Women and HIV: Symptoms and Quality of Life in Women

Symptoms and Quality of Life What Symptoms Do Women Experience? A Systems Approach Self-Assessment and Self-Care Symptom Screening and Management Summary Selected Sources Symptoms occur across the trajectory of HIV disease and can... Read more »
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Sneezing

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
After a high risk exposure my three month test was negative,im getting tested again at six months,its been five months now and ive been sneezing about ten times a day for over three months also my nose feels itchy just at the opening could this be a... Read more »

sneezing

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
after possible exposure,tested neg at 11 weeks ,still have aches in arms and thighs,also i sneeze about 10 times everyday,does anyone know if sneezing is a symptom as i never used to sneeze before my exposer,help

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Cough

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
When term "flu like symptoms" is used....what exactly does that entail? I had either an upper respiratory infection or the flu at one point. Doc presribed some antibiotics and it cleared up immediately. My symptoms started out as constant... Read more »

symptoms, hiv not from females

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I have symptoms for some time, swollen gland, cough, sweats, itchy skin, headaches, tired. Went to my doctor who asked me if I was homosexual, I am not, and he said I don't need any hiv test, that I will not get it from females, I live in Seattle. ... Read more »