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Can You Get AIDS From Head

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HIV Related or All In My Head?

I've been infected for 7+ years and I'm in my early 30's. I'm not on meds yet, because my numbers have been good. I often worry about every little thing. I'm sure most of my issues are just stress related, but I do wonder whether it is HIV.There...
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
...is not at all unusual. Many people start to worry about little things that, most likely have no significance.It is true that HIV can cause gum disease and it is very importnat to maintain good oral hygiene. See the dentist often, get cleanings... Read more »

HIV virus enter penis head?

How easy can hiv virus enter your penis head? Can you wash it with acohol or Listerine right after... Read more »

Stripper Spit on Head of Penis = HIV Worry

Hi Dr. Bob,First of all, I want to thank you so very much for all that you do for people. You... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

World Bank Announces New Head for its HIV/AIDS Program

...Bank on Thursday named David Wilson, a Zimbabwean national who has written extensively about AIDS in the developing world, to head the poverty-fighting institution's global HIV/AIDS program," Reuters reports. With funding going increasingly... Read more »
Centre for Infectious Disease Prevention and Control

Quick Action Urged on Afghan Drugs to Head Off AIDS

... Health authorities are warning that quick action is needed to head off an HIV/AIDS crisis linked to the growing problem of drug addiction in Afghanistan. The nation's opium output was up by 60 Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

New Initiative to Address HIV/AIDS Among Black Americans 40 and Older Heads to Houston, TX

...raise money to fight the disease in Black communities. The program launched in Atlanta, Georgia, on January 15th and is now heading to Houston, Texas, beginning February 26th at the SRO Sports Bar & CafĂ©, 444 Northwest Mall, 9800 Hempstead... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Former Inmate's Suit Against Broward Sheriff's Office and Armor Correctional Health Over Denial of AIDS Drugs Heads for Federal Court

...in custody because he might not have adhered to treatment once released. If Gold rejects the defense argument, the suit will head for a jury trial next month. The Broward jail system takes in some 68,000 inmates each year, of whom about 3... Read more »
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HIV may be in your head, not your veins........

Posted by rjasin123, 2 Replies
...one or two). To find a counselor in your area, look in the yellow pages of your phone book under "Mental Health" or a similar heading. You may also want to contact your local mental-health center, or, if you prefer, a religious figure (such as a... Read more »

HIV- falling head over heals w/HIV+ & confused

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...I'm HIV- and recently met and went on a few dates with an awesome guy who is HIV+. He told me he was HIV+ on our second date, after Read more »

hit over the head

Posted by sixtwenty3, 4 Replies
...i feel like i've been hit over the head and reeling since being diagnosed as hiv positive. i have spent the better part of two weeks reading everything i can on the Read more »

RE: is it all in our heads?

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...Can Severe anxiety, depression and stress cause persistent lymphadenopaties throughout the body? Hiv denialists answer this question!!! Read more »