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Can Stress Be A Reason For Thrush

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Doctor Bob,Happy Holidays.I have a few questions regarding my status. I believe 95%that I am negative based on my tests results, however i do question my status somewhat due to an ongoing white tongue issue. I have tested negative a 3 month with a...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...second ENT doctor you saw was correct, particularly because the nystatin didn't quickly clear the problem up. 3. There is no reason to question the validity of your HIV-antibody tests. Whatever is causing your white tongue, one thing is certain:... Read more »

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Dr. bob,Thank you for your answer. It helped clarify unding questions. I have made a donation to... Read more »

please..doc..the STD people in my town are so inconsistent!

Hi doc..im a nineteen year old male, i had one possible exposure to HIV in July 08..My last test... Read more »
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What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

...drenched in a cold sweat. In short, your mind can convince you that you have HIV when you don't. This can happen for any number of reasons, including guilt, stress or obsessive-compulsiveness. The key is to realize when your fears about HIV... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Candidiasis (Thrush)

...There is no way to prevent exposure to candida. Medications are not normally used to prevent candidiasis. There are several reasons for this: It is not very dangerous. There are effective drugs to treat it. The yeast could develop resistance to... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Treatment

...who are carrying it out. Participants should also know they have the right to leave a clinical trial at any time and for any reason. Learn more about clinical trials at ... Read more »
Project Inform

Blood Work: A Complete Guide for Monitoring HIV

...can change itself so that anti-HIV drugs do not work as well. This is called drug resistance, and it's one of the most common reasons why therapy fails. There are two different types of resistance tests. Genotypic tests look for changes in the... Read more »
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causes for thrush?

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...have tested negative for HIV twice in the last 6 months but am not sure if the tests were accurate as I continue to have oral thrush. I know it's thrush because I keep scraping it off and it grows right back, also it looks like all the pictures... Read more »

Thrush and other questions

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...started getting severe joint pain. I wasn't even thinking about HIV as I thought I was not exposed. However my wife developed thrush at week 4. She had no other symptoms. She has no antibiotics, steroids or other conditions to cause thrush. ... Read more »

92 day test - Negative

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...suggest HIV infection , please take heart . Already 5 days after the test , and all of my "syptoms" are starting to dissapear.Oral thrush ,soar throats,abdominal pain .....you name it. It has A LOT to do with STRESS !! Please take heart and... Read more »

Toungue!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I notice that my toungue is whitish at times. Also at the sides of the toungue...it is like wavy. is this normal?or symptom? Read more »