Can Worrying About Hiv Make You Have Symptoms When You Don't Have It
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,You lived in a "state of pure 'anixiety'?" Hmmmm, that sounds uncomfortable. By the way, what's "anixiety?"Thanks for taking the time to write and share your story. WOO-HOO and congrats! We'll happily add... Read more »
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,Congratulations on dodging the HIV bullet. WOO-HOO!Symptoms do not equal HIV disease! As your case demonstrates, they can be, and often are, notoriously unreliable in distinguishing who is and is not HIV infected. I agree with your bottom line.... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello Beleiver (shouldn't that be Believer?),Thanks for writing in and sharing your story. Maybe we could rewrite a few of the lyrics to the old song by the Monkeys, "I'm a Believer:""I though good health was only true in... Read more »
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Posted by HIV2Scared, 1 ReplyHello everyone!
I am a 20-year-old female who just returned from studying abroad in Cuba. I had unprotected vaginal sex one time with a bisexual man and gave him oral sex. He came in my mouth but did not come inside me during vaginal sex.
6 days... Read more »
Posted by Malk, 1 ReplyIzzabella posted thatt we now know that symptoms don't linger. Does that mean that they dont last for longer then a few weeks or that they do not keep coming back? I have stomach/bowel problems for 16 weeks now and what appears to be folliculitis. I... Read more »
Posted by scaredstiff, 4 RepliesLong post, I apologize. But alot is going on with my body right now.
I am a previously healthy, 24 yo white male. I am exactly nine weeks post-exposure, so I am still in my 13-week window period. From reading Dr. Bob's past posts, I know this to... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesHi, all,
I have been following the postings on this board over the past year and now finally am writing in, and am also being tested, finally, tomorrow. It has taken awhile for me to get up the courage to test. In the meantime, I am very worried... Read more »
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