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Can A Ruptured Disc Cause Painful Sex?

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magnetic couple, PEP questions after condom rupture

Hi Doctor Bob, First of all: thanks for all your wise words, it's great to feel cared about.I'm the HIV positive half of a magnetic couple. We have a very strong, dedicated relation and can handle a lot, so the following is not putting us...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello X and X,Viracept has fallen out of favor in the U.S. for several reasons involving tolerability, convenience and potency. Similarly, AZT + 3TC is no longer the number-one choice of many HIV specialists here, due to the issues you mention side... Read more »

Atripla and Degenerative Disc Disease

Hello,I have been positive since 2006. At the time of diagnosis I had a VL of over 100,000 and a... Read more »

Condom Rupture

Hi Dr. Bob, I have seen many advises from you which surely is a great help . A few days back i met... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Despite Progress, AIDS-Related Illnesses Remain Leading Cause of Death Among People Ages 25-44 in Caribbean, UNAIDS Report Says

AIDS-related illnesses remain the leading cause of death among people ages 25 to 44 in the Caribbean despite successful efforts to curb the spread of the disease, particularly in the reduction of mother-to-child HIV transmission and the increase in... Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Hormones and HIV

Table of Contents Hormone Basics Hormones and HIV Problems Caused by Irregular Hormone Levels Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) Alternative Treatments Testosterone Human Growth Hormone Taking Care of Yourself Hormone Basics ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

India's Promotion of Sex Education to Reduce Spread of HIV Causing Debate, Reuters Reports

Recent attempts by the Indian government to promote sex education in schools have caused a "morality debate" between some educators who say that sex education will reduce the spread of HIV and "critics who fear it will corrupt young minds," Reuters ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Report Says Sex Now Primary Cause of China HIV Spread

State-controlled media today reported that unsafe sex has eclipsed injection drug use as the main HIV transmission route in China. The China Daily article cited a Ministry of Health and China Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CCDCP) study.... Read more »
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Oral Sex causing HIV?

Posted by jinLA, 4 Replies
I am really ashamed to say that I am a medical professional when I look back on my recent behavior. I was in China and received oral sex from a massage girl who had what appeared to be a cold with sore throat (also vaginal sex with a condom). This... Read more »

Pelvic and groin pain after sex

Posted by Philsaint55, 1 Reply
Hi is groin pain and loin pain a sign of HIV? I had a brief exposure to anal sex without a condom (about a minute with no ejaculation). 2 days later I had some groin pain followed by loin and pelvic tenderness. After 7 days I had a slight... Read more »

Joint Pain caused by liver, HIV, meds, arthritis?

Posted by ScotCharles, 3 Replies
Has anyone experienced joint pain that was diagnosed as relating to either HIV or the meds? Don't laugh now, but my elbows are warm to the touch, and I have a burning pain in them. I have liver problems which cause my right shoulder and the right... Read more »

Can anxiety cause armpit and neck pain/stinging?

Posted by ExWorryWart, 2 Replies
Has anyone experienced this?
I know what anxiety and panic attack is as I have experienced it first hand but never before do I remember having this 'weird' sensation. Any worried wells here experience stinging pain in both armpits and constant dull... Read more »