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Can Hiv Escape The Stomach

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"Escape From HIV Day"

Posted by Choosing2Liv, 8 Replies
Hello Everyone-

Over the past month, my life has been absorbed with hiv testing, hiv education, hiv posting, hiv disclosure, hiv blaming/shaming.... UGH!!! I need a day to escape!

I found myself getting jealous of Char who hung out with nuns last... Read more »

Stomach noises

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I am having an extremely increase in stomach noises. Could this be a symptom? Read more »

Upset Stomach

Posted by RL9141, 2 Replies
I've been on Truvada, Prezista, Norvir for about a year now. All is well except I have such stomach problems. Lately I have had chronic diarrhea, stomach pain, stomach gas, nausea. It sucks and anything I eat hurts my stomach. Is it truse that there... Read more »

I feel sick to my stomach and haven't eaten in day

Posted by jackiec, 2 Replies
i feel so sick to my stomach. i needed to write you all to get your advice. i know i sound pathetic. i had unprotected sex and then 3 days later my lymph nodes swelled up in my neck and it seemed like my throat hurt but it didn;t really seem like a... Read more »

SICK TO MY STOMACH WITH WORRY!

Posted by worriedsickin, 1 Reply
Please can someone give me their honest advise as I am sick with worry. I went to my local GP this morning and he diagnosed my rash as pityriasis rosea - is this an early and common symptom association with HIV infection? Read more »
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HIV develops escape mutations to evade immune system

Hi Dr. Bob I just want to know your thoughts about this recent discovery. And also as a result of this discovery does that mean that HIV can possibly stay dormant (would Antibody test be unreliable diagnostic procedure? Here is the full article:...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,The article you reference is a short review that discusses the genetics of HIV evolution. We have known for some time that HIV mutates (changes) fairly rapidly. That's how it manages to become resistant to so many of the antiretroviral... Read more »

A guy who escaped the bullet of HIV

Hi Dr. BobThis is for you:)If I can stop one heart from breakingI shall not live in vainIf I can ease one life the aching Or cool one painOr help one fainting robinUnto his nest again I shall not live in vain! by: Emily Dickinson...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi Guy Who Dodged the Bullet,Thank you for the thoughtful verse by Emily Dickinson. Indeed they are words to live by!Be well. Stay well.Dr. Bob... Read more »

A guy who escaped the bullet of HIV

Hi Dr BobI cant tell you how happy I am today. I sent you emails several times but you never responded to any of my worries and questions. I have been reading your forum for almost one & a half year and all this time I spent in utmost anxiety...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Guy Who Dodged the HIV Bullet,WOO-da-fricking-HOO! Thanks for taking the time to write in and share your story (and great news!). Even though I was not able to respond personally to your inquiries over the past 1.5 years, I'm delighted... Read more »

Escaped the HIV anxiety spiral and it was a tough fight

First of all, let me just say: Thank you so much, Dr. Bob. Your website was an extremelly compreensive source of information and a beacon through these last 4 months.About 6 months ago my brother, a physician, got accidently stinged with a needle...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Thank you for taking the time to share your story and for your kind comments. Your brief brush with HIV/AIDS appears to have had a profound effect on your understanding of the plight that over 40,000,000 people worldwide face on a daily basis.... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Mystery in Kenya: Spouses Escape Infection

Britain is funding a study to learn why tens of thousands of Kenyans in HIV serodiscordant couples have not transmitted the virus to their husbands or wives. Along the shores of Lake Victoria, HIV prevalence rates are among the world's highest. Some... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Babies Who Escape HIV Face Other Death Risks: Study

Infants who are spared HIV from their infected mothers have a four-fold risk of dying from other infectious diseases during their first year, a new study finds. In a group of 109 HIV-infected and uninfected mothers and their babies in... Read more »
LivingPozitively.com

Beyond Belief: HIV-Positive Escape Artist Returns to Stage for Pride Weekend

These past few weeks I have received a lot of emails and private Facebook/Twitter messages with some pretty cool questions from folks asking for additional inside-look details about my new show Beyond Belief ; so I thought I would take this moment... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: HIV Clinic Escapes Closure

Despite facing financial uncertainties last year, St. Mary Medical Center's Sister Mary Philippa Health Center has secured a city funding agreement through June, center and city officials said. SMPHC provides free and sliding-scale comprehensive and... Read more »