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Dr. Conway - Please answer this immunology test question from Canada!!!

Hi Dr. Conway,I was recently tested in Canada at 23 weeks and I noticed the Doctor checked off two different "boxes" for HIV tests. One was for HIV 1/2 and the other was called an Immunology SRU (or STU - I can't remember exactly). Everything came...
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
...and teh doc is jsut making sure that this is normal before oficially moving on and declaring that you are not infected with HIV. Read more »

Tommy Morrison boxer HIV negative?

read an article concerning tommy morrison, a pro boxer who tested positive for hiv back in the mid... Read more »

fmr Heavyweight world boxing champion Tommy Morrison still boxing

Hi Dr,l am a sports nut and recently contracted hiv, l read in the papers that rocky 4 star and... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Zambia to Benefit from AIDS Testing Kits From Swiss Company

...Upon returning from a conference of African first ladies on HIV/AIDS in Geneva, Zambian first lady Maureen Mwanawasa told reporters on Monday that Swiss company Boehringer Ingelheim had offered Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Role of STD Detection and Treatment in HIV Prevention

... What is the link between STDs and HIV infection? How can STD treatment slow the spread of HIV infection? What are the implications for HIV prevention? Where Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Texas: Thousands Treated to Free Concert for Knowing Their HIV/AIDS Status

... More than 15,000 young people attended Saturday's fourth annual "Hip Hop for HIV" concert at Houston's Reliant Center. Though the show was free, ticket holders had to go through testing and education for HIV, Read more »
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IRIS: A Concern for People Starting HIV Therapy

...What Are the Symptoms? How Do You Treat IRIS? What Can Help to Ask My Doctor? Special Concerns for People Living With HIV Special Concerns for Women, Children and People Over 50 What Does the Research Show? Commentary ... Read more »
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AIDS patient eradicted of HIV virus?

Posted by Mike89406, 4 Replies
Very interesting read while he went through some hardships doing this it sounds like the opening of a possible new door to treatment. The guy hasn't been on Meds for 600 days after a bone marrow transplant. ... Read more »

Tommy Morison boxing champ?

Posted by smilingwil, 3 Replies
...I know this forum is not really sports oriented but figured this is another highly debatable topic regarding HIV, that many members might be able to shine some light on. It's about former heavy weight champion boxer Tommy Morrison. Tommy Read more »

home access again

Posted by worried22yo, 1 Reply says on the box "hiv 1 test." so does it get hiv-2? Good luck to everyone! Read more »

Home Access testing??

Posted by sadface, 2 Replies
...Hi all..well I finally did it, my 9 month Hiv test..3 month was negative, but I am having my doubts. I did a Home Access test were you prick your finger and mail(fed ex) it Read more »