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Can Hiv Be Passed Through People Who Don't Have It

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The Well Project

Myths About HIV

...by another test called a Western Blot. According to the CDC, the combined accuracy of the antibody test plus the Western Blot is greater than 99 percent. The myth: "Viral load tests don't really tell anything about a person's health." The reality: Viral load measures the amount of HIV in a person's blood. Many studies have shown that people with high viral loads are much more likely to become ill or die than those with low viral...
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why are people having to beg you to answer questions (WHY DON'T YOU ANSWER MY QUESTION, 2009)

i have notice that more people are having to beg you to answer there questions, and that doesnt seem fair given that people with no risk factors are asking completely random questions and your answering them, like if i touch and hiv positve person...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
..."pleasure" of seeing what crams its way into my inbox on a continual basis from throughout the cyber-universe! I can only respond personally to a small percentage of what comes in.) I'll repost some information from the archives about why I... Read more »

$100 QTND- I came to the point where I don't want to wake up in the morning-

If a person who is HIV+ open mouth kisses someone AND has a big cut on their lip, can this contract HIV to the Negative HIV person.I can't eat, sleep or even work, I don't want to wake up in the morning. I kissed this HIV+ gay man (I am a woman) for...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...FOODS..LIKE PICKLES AND TOMATOES..LOL)..SINCE IM NEGATIVE AND DONT DO ANAL SEX..GIVE OR TAKE..IM REALLY CONFUSED ABOUT AN INFECTED PERSONS SALIVA..ON MY HORNY COCK..THAT IM ALWAYS PLAYIN WIT..AND WEARIN COCK RINGS...WELL MAN..WHY IS SALIVA SO... Read more »

saliva (Facts for Life: What you and the people you care about need to know about HIV/AIDS )

can i catch HIV if my partner "sprays" when he talks and his salive gets in my eye? Also can i get HIV from an infected partners saliva on my anus?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...this one last question even though you've already answered me. Okay so the bottle... it was on the back of the toilet so the person who used it probably was taking a crap... so if a minimal amount of feces was on it and if the person using it had... Read more »

My parents don't want to talk about HIV and AIDS

Dear Dr.Bobby, I am 15 years old and I have a great fear of diseases, mainly HIV/AIDS. One day when I was going to the doctor, I asked my parents a simple question, "What if I have AIDS?" After hearing my question, my mother told me not to...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Seroprevalence in Urban AreasPopulation most at risk (sex workers and clients, individuals with sexually transmitted infections, or other persons with known risk factors)2%Population least at risk (pregnant women, blood donors, or other persons... Read more »
Articles
International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care

Why People With HIV Still Die -- And Why They Don't Have To ...

...infected people -- would have saved lives. And certainly treatment by clinicians not skilled in HIV medicine has ruined many a person's shot at successful therapy -- a fact documented before 10 ,  11 and after 12 potent therapies... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

NIAID Researchers Discover Why Some HIV-Infected People Don't Develop AIDS

...destroy the diseased cell. Virtually every cell in the body has HLA proteins, and these proteins differ according to type from person to person. Because one type of HLA protein may be better at attaching to fragments of a given microbe,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Half of Montreal HIV Transmissions by People Who Don't Know They're Infected

...tests to determine length of time since infection and to track the virus' path. Its findings indicate that each newly infected person transmitted HIV to eight other people on average, said Bluma Brenner, a McGill AIDS researcher at Jewish... Read more »
The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

...years or more without ever developing AIDS. Ten years has been found to be the average amount of time that passes between when a person is infected with HIV and when he or she begins experiencing the symptoms of AIDS. 2. It's what you do ... Read more »
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I don't want to live anymore, can anyone help me?

Posted by frederico, 3 Replies
...standard HIV test in the market? I really don't know what happend with me. I don't know what enjoyment was. I don't like to see people since I look so stress, sick, ugly and so tired! I HAD ENOUGH WITH THIS!!!!!!!!!!! This is not... Read more »

KNOWING SPREADING HIV AROUND

Posted by Jazzy1973, 5 Replies
...BECAUSE I KNOW SOMEONE WHO GOES ON LINE AND MEET PEOPLE AND HAVE SEX WITH THEM& AFTER THEY GET FINISH THAN THEY TELL THE PERSON. THAT'S WRONG! Read more »

some people I just don't understand

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...going to give 10% to some kind of charity. I suggested giving the money to aids research. He said no way would I do that 98% of people brought it on themself. It just upsets me that people don't understand if they don't help find a cure for this... Read more »

HIV & AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 10 Replies
...I don't live with AIDS and I don't know anyone with it but I'm going to write this anyway. I donot feel sorry for the thousands of Read more »