... Are you HIV positive and newly diagnosed with hepatitis C
(Hep C)?Do you have one virus and think youmight be infected with the other? If so, this brochure answers somebasic questions about living withboth HIV and Hep C. What is HIV and Hep Cco-infection? When people have HIV and
Hi Dr BobI wrote you last week to say that after over a year of feeling really ill following some risky sexual behaviour - Shingles,chronic fatigue, joint aches, gum disease, rash etc etc, and being 100% convinced I had HIV I still couldn`t bring...
...sharing your experience with the readers of this forum. Hopefully your true-life testimonial of "what you don't know about HIV can kill
you" will give many others a swift kick in the ass so they too will get tested.The three primary reasons to... Read more »
Dear Dr. Bob,Thank you for your prompt response. I will be making a donation at www.concertedeffort.org tomorrow. I have just a couple of questions I meant to ask previously.My risk event occurred as a result of a sexual assault from a man from...
...Hello ATC,Would the DNA PCR miss subtypes found in China? No.Would the window be delayed beyond six months due to hepatitis C
and HIV? No. You don't have HIV or hepatitis C
. (See below.)You are awaiting another CBC, hepatitis C
antibody-test and... Read more »
Hey Dr. Frascino,First off, thanks for everything you do. Your hard work and dedication to all of us who need answers doesnt go unnoticed. You are a great person.I have a couple of questions.What is your oppinion on hepatitis c as an STD. Ive heard...
...Hi,1.I've discussed the sexual transmission of hepatitis C
many times in this forum. Check the archives! As an example, I'll reprint below some information form the archives pertaining Read more »
can i catch hepatitis c from musquito????
is acquired from blood to blood exposures, such as sharing of needles. Mosquitos do not transmit this virus. Read more »
... What Is Hepatitis C
? How Is It Diagnosed? How Is Hep C Treated? Can Hep C Be Prevented? Hep C and HIV Together The Bottom Line Read more »
is a liver disease caused by a virus. The majority of people infected with the hepatitis C
virus (HCV) develop chronic hepatitis, Read more »
... San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom has recently established the San Francisco Mayor's Hepatitis C
Task Force. This task force, composed of 32 advocates, medical and social service providers, public health officials, and people Read more »
...hardier than HIV, and therefore more difficult to destroy. It has not been proven that using bleach for 2 minutes also kill
s the Hepatitis C
virus. It's possible that blood containing Hepatitis C
can remain infectious outside of your body for up... Read more »
...Hola amigos, como sabran tuve una posible exposicion con agujas mi pregunta, si alguien sabe, el periodo ventana para hepatitis C
, hasta cuantos anos o meses se amplia, ya que en unas paginas lei que eran 6 meses y en otras son 3 anos. tengo... Read more »
...no tengo de nuevo hora para la consulta y me gustara saber que sabeis sobre la fiabilidad de los resultados en el test de la Hepatitis C
. ?Es cierto que cabe la posibilidad de un falso negativo -ojo estoy hablando de la Hepatitis C
no del VIH-... Read more »
Alguien me podria decir si con 6 meses seria suficiente? Read more »
...If you or anyone you know is a Hepatitis C
sufferer please call 888-527-7779 x14 We are conducting a telephone study and if you qualify you will receive an incentive for Read more »