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Can Someone Carry Hiv And Not Know It

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Carrying HIV Meds into US for 2 week vacation

Hi,I am traveling to the US from Asia for a short 2 week vacation in Mar 2011. I already have a US visa that predates my HIV acquisition. I am worried that my medication will be seized by the immigration & custom authorities in the SFO airport when...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,"No worries mate!" as they say in Australia. I can assure you everyone has indeed gotten the memo. The ban is now nothing more than a bad memory.Safe travels!Dr. Bob Read more »

Can scabies mite carry hiv and make infection ?

Dear Doctor...Thanks for your time.Some 3 months back I met with a sex worker in INDIA/Bangalore.I... Read more »

Is it true that a mosquito can carry HIV?

You said in one of your previous answers to the QTND that it is possible to contract HIV from a... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Malaysian Health Official Urges Women to Carry Condoms to Prevent HIV Transmission

...Hindu , 6/1). Ahmad also encouraged nongovernmental organizations and the media to become more involved in the fight against HIV/AIDS by spreading awareness and promoting dialogue, the New Straits Times reports. Ahmad added that many... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

83 Percent of Girls in Nigerian Capital Carry Condoms to Prevent HIV/AIDS: Official

...Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin said the majority of girls who work in the Nigerian capital, Abuja, carry condoms to protect against HIV. Osotimehin, chairperson of the National Action Committee Against AIDS, did not give details of the survey. He noted... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Some Sex Workers in Kenya Might Carry Gene That Protects Them From HIV, Study Finds

...Control and Prevention . --> Reprinted with permission from kaisernetwork.org . You can view the entire Kaiser Daily HIV/AIDS Report , search the archives, or sign up for email delivery at www.kaisernetwork.org/dailyreports/hiv . The ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

AIDS Doc Widow to Carry on His Work

...Logie will continue his anti-poverty and AIDS work in Africa. Dr. Logie, 62, died seven months ago after being infected with HIV when a needle used on a dying patient jabbed his finger. His widow, Dr. Dorothy Logie, said recently that she... Read more »
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Risk?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...the guy did not cum inside me he pulled out, he was in for about a minute. What are my risks? What are the chances of getting HIV? Read more »

up date on my hiv education class

Posted by Brandy, 2 Replies
...all my family for your support and encourgement you all give me everyday even when Im not here I know your all with me for I carry you in my heart always Read more »

HIV+ & Chemical Dependancy Treatment in MN

Posted by Carrie, 2 Replies
...of it is that we're wanting something that offers counseling for those who are chemicaly dependant AND are for those who are HIV positive. Does anyone have any links or phone numbers that they can suggest to us? Any thing is appriciated. Thank... Read more »

I got Carried away?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...and soon i realised an dpulled it out. Now i m scared that why will she do it without protection or she may be a carrier of HIV and wanted to spread it to me. What are my chances of contracting HIV, assuming she is carrier of the disease, with... Read more »