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Black Spots After Drinking Water Worried I Have HIV

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How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

... What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? Warning Signs of an HIV Fraud Common Sense About Unproven Treatments Questions You Should Ask Take Your Time; Check It Out The Bottom Line What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? HIV fraud is the promotion, advertisement,
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my husband of 7years took a hiv test and was negative so this means i shouldnt worry

My husband took an hiv test we have been together for over 7 years and havent ever used protection and we both have been loyal to one another his test result was negative so i should have nothing to worry about correct?
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...both have been faithful and neither of you has had another sexual partner or injected drugs, then you should have nothing to worry about. Read more »

Drinking water from a bottle of an HIV Person?

Can you get HIV from drinking water from a bottle of an HIV infected person?
Lynn L. Franzoi

Response from Lynn L. Franzoi

Worldwide Benefits for Fox, Inc.
No. Read more »

PLZ help,Worried hiv/hcv

Worried about delayed serconversion due to coinfection and stress, what is a recommended test interval for both hiv and hcv? i have tested at 3 and 6 months. Before one can rest at night, thanks so for your help.
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
I would rest on this. This is enough testing - the interval of six months is adequate. Read more »

needlestick and continued worry-please respond

Dr. Franscino, I thank you in advance for reading this. You have helped me out once before and I was most grateful. I am the guy who had pricked his thumb on a discarded needle in a junkyard and complained of eye floaters and a white tounge...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...not to pander to you, so I won't.1. You do not have CMV.2. Your symptoms are not at all worrisome for HIV or CMV.3. IF you are worried about HIV, get tested. There is no other option.4. If you are having eye problems, see an eye doctor.5. Your... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

IRIN/ PlusNews Examines Efforts to Increase Access to Safe Drinking Water Among HIV-Positive People in Sudan

... IRIN/ PlusNews on Monday examined efforts to increase access to safe drinking water among HIV-positive people living in Sudan. According to IRIN/ PlusNews , people living with HIV are especially vulnerable to Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Blacks More Worried About HIV Than Whites

... Among respondents to a recent Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF) survey, blacks were six times more likely than whites to be very concerned about becoming infected with HIV. The survey posed the question, Read more »
The Body

High Anxiety: AIDS Anxiety in the Worried-Wells and Worried-Sicks, Part Two

...demonstrates an AIDS-related panic attack as well as the anxiety that can be brought on by an HIV/AIDS diagnosis and disclosure worries. HELP ... I don't know what's happening to me Aug 20, 2010 Whether genetically, biologically or... Read more »
The Body

High Anxiety: AIDS Anxiety in the Worried-Wells and Worried-Sicks, Part One

... Read Part Two of this blog entry, posted on Sept. 23, 2010. Fear of an Epidemic Resulting in an Epidemic of Fear: The Worried-Wells Imagine being so frightened of contracting an illness that you begin believing God is sending you bad omens... Read more »
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Worried about HIV from fist fight and braces

Posted by worriedboy4321
...more of them punched me again,but i did not bleed from the other impacts,and i dont think any of them attacked me at the same spot twice. I am worried that the guy who punched my lips might have cut his fist on my braces,and i am worried that... Read more »

worried of getting stabbed with hiv in my foot

Posted by worried1234, 3 Replies
...if someone pricked you with a hiv infected syringe or needle,will there be blood coming out? i need to know will the injected spot sore ? if i want an all round test for hepatithis,hiv and any other possible diseases that can infect someone in... Read more »

Positive for Hep C and now worried about HIV

Posted by Worrywart28, 2 Replies
...exception of 2 things. My hiv results hadn't come in but she said this is normal because they have to mail that test. Still, that worries me. She also told me i tested "reactive" to Hepatitis C. My range was very low though. Anything over 1.00 is... Read more »

Long-term HIV and Aids survivors' health worrying

Posted by ScotCharles
...humped. Lipodystrophy also raises cholesterol levels and causes glucose intolerance, which could be particularly harmful to black people, who are predisposed to heart disease and diabetes. According to the Times, there are no data that compare... Read more »