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Blood Diseases That Act Like Hiv

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The Well Project

Diabetes and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents What Is Diabetes? Symptoms of Diabetes Glucose Tests Who Is at Risk for Diabetes? What Problems Can Diabetes Cause? How Are Diabetes and Pre-Diabetes Treated? HIV and Diabetes Taking Care of Yourself What Is Diabetes? Diabetes and pre-diabetes are serious conditions in which people have high levels of glucose in their blood. Almost 24 million Americans have diabetes and at
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less then 3 % from a single anal sex act sounds fishy....

bobby, how true is it about this less then 3 % chance one could get infected (HIV) that i've been reading on here about a single anal sex act with a partner known to be hiv pos?? i mean something just dont sound right with that, your risk was lower...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...even with unfathomable odds someone does win the Megabucks lottery with a single ticket, right? Dr. BobConfused in Fort Worth (HIV STATISTICS, 2009)(HIV STATISTICS, 2009)May 8, 2009Hey there Doctor Frascino, Been on your site over the years and... Read more »

Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA)

I am going through the acute phase of infection right now and over the past couple weeks have had to take a few days off of work. I had the sick time to cover those days, but I am now out of sick time. Would it be wise to file an intermittent FMLA...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
This is the kind of situation that led us to the happy existence of FMLA. By all means, take advantage of it. Remember, you don't have to disclose your diagnosis. If pushed, you can say that you're under treatment by a qualified physician and you... Read more »
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
..."abstinence only" sex education program. Dude, your wife does not produce sperm. If "she" did, she would be your husband. As for the HIV risks associated with cunnilingus, you can read about them in the archives, as I've addressed this question... Read more »

Long acting meds in the pipeline?

Dr: Hello. Could you name a few for the long acting medicines that you medtioned in a prior posting.Thanks for the service provided by yourself and the other doctors here.Lorcan in Ireland
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...the improved pharmacokinetics of newer agents will hopefully translate into better clinical outcomes for people living with HIV infection. Read more »
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U.S. Department of Justice

The Americans With Disabilities Act and the Rights of Persons With HIV/AIDS to Obtain Occupational Training and State Licensing

...accommodations, employment, transportation, State and local government services, and telecommunications. Q: Are people with HIV or AIDS protected by the ADA? A: Yes. An individual is considered to have a "disability" if he or she has a... Read more »
The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

... When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of Read more »
The Well Project

Caring for Your Liver if You Have HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents Liver Basics Symptoms of Liver Damage Tests for Liver Damage The Liver and HIV Liver Disease and Women Caring for Your Liver Taking Care of Yourself Liver Basics Your liver is one of the Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Telling Others You're HIV Positive

...Are the Issues? General Guidelines Special Situations Getting Help What Are the Issues? When you test positive for HIV, it can be difficult to know who to tell about it, and how to tell them. Telling others can be good because: ... Read more »
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stop acting like we'er different

Posted by lilmisskathy, 4 Replies
...man im really tired of people talking bout being dignosted with this thing... i mean i have been living with HIV my whole life so just suck it up man its not the end of the world just take the meds and get over it you already have it aint Read more »

Risk of Catching HIV in Single Sex Act Low

Posted by Anon_E_Moose, 1 Reply
...heterosexuals. In this study, researchers followed 174 sexually monogamous couples in Rakai, Uganda, in which one partner had HIV ( news - web sites ) and the other did not. They were given condoms but usually did not use them. Typically the... Read more »

blood donation got awry

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...donated blood too, like a man with hundreds of ugly moles and another man, a mean , frightening gay man that asked me to do sexual acts for him in the past. To me, both of those men had questioning reasons to donate blood. Especially, the man... Read more »

blood donation

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...donated blood too, like a man with hundreds of ugly moles and another man, a mean , frightening gay man that asked me to do sexual acts for him in the past. To me, both of those men had questioning reasons to donate blood. Especially, the man... Read more »