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Association Of Bells Palsy With Hepatitis C Virus

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Bells Palsy and HIV (CUNNINLIGUS)

Dear Dr.BobI am a happily married man and have been for the last 10 years. My wife has vaginimus (sp). We were seeing a sex therapist for approx 5 years to no avail. Needless to say we havent been able to have "real" sex since we were married...I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,The HIV-transmission risk from unprotected cunnilingus is negligible at best. See below.I very strongly doubt your Bell's palsy is related to HIV. Please note the vast majority of cases have absolutely nothing to do with HIV!My advice is to... Read more »

bell's palsy

Dear Dr: Two years ago now, I suffered a complete paralysis of the left side of my face a few... Read more »

Bell's Palsy

Is Bell's Palsy an indicator of HIV infection, early or late stage? Thanks. Read more »
Articles
International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care

Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) and HIV Coinfection

...oral presentations featured at the 12th World AIDS Conference directly or indirectly addressed the burgeoning epidemic of HIV/HCV coinfection. Following are a few findings of particular interest: Risk Factors and Transmission HCV approaches... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Recommendations for Prevention and Control of Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) Infection and HCV-Related Chronic Disease

...1. Reported cases of acute hepatitis C by selected risk factors -- United States, 1983-1996 Figure 2. Prevalence of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection by age and race/ethnicity -- United States, 1988-1994 Figure 3. Hepatitis C virus... Read more »
Treatment Action Group

The Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) Treatment Pipeline

...and HIV/HCV Prevalence Almost 129 million people -- an estimated 2% of the world's population -- have been infected with the hepatitis C virus (HCV) (Global Burden of Hepatitis C Working Group 2004; United States Census Bureau 2005).... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Full Participation in Harm Reduction Programs Is Associated With Decreased Risk for Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Hepatitis C Virus: Evidence From the Amsterdam Cohort Studies Among Drug Users

... In this study, researchers explored the link between participation in harm reduction programs and HIV and hepatitis C virus (HCV) incidence among ever-injecting drug users enrolled in the Amsterdam Cohort Studies. Poisson regression was used to... Read more »
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bell's palsy

Posted by orange01, 1 Reply
...has anyone ever had Bell's Palsy? that is the loss of movement on one side of the face. Does it have anything to do with hiv? Read more »

IS THERE SUCH THING AS HIV-NEGATIVE AIDS?

Posted by bura, 3 Replies
As per the title, is there really such a thing? Read more »

hep c

Posted by Anonymous
...unrecognized. Hepatitis C is the most common, blood-borne chronic viral illness in the U.S. The number of Americans infected with the hepatitis C virus (HCV) is 5-times greater than the number living with HIV/AIDS. Yet, to date, your... Read more »

Back in the land of limbo at 7months

Posted by rufenough, 3 Replies
Dear All, It is with anxiety and dissapointment that I find myself back on the "Am I infected" forum. I lots happened to me in 7+ months. Ive gone from extreme anxiety about contracting HIV, to absolute relief to testing negative at about 7 weeks,... Read more »