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Can You Get HIV From Drinking Water

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Drinking water from a bottle of an HIV Person?

...Can you get HIV from drinking water from a bottle of an HIV infected person?
Lynn L. Franzoi

Response from Lynn L. Franzoi

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Am I being stupid??

Dear Dr, I recently had sex with a prostitute which I used protection. After the experience I... Read more »

Please Help-Transmission by sharing drinking water cup

Dear Mr. Kull,I am very much worried about this incidence, your advice will be very much... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

IRIN/ PlusNews Examines Efforts to Increase Access to Safe Drinking Water Among HIV-Positive People in Sudan

... IRIN/ PlusNews on Monday examined efforts to increase access to safe drinking water among HIV-positive people living in Sudan. According to IRIN/ PlusNews , people living with HIV are especially vulnerable to Read more »
AIDS Project Los Angeles

Is drinking water sold in vending machines safe for people with HIV?

...Department of Health Services for Los Angeles County Jonathan Fielding said there is no immediate public health threat. People with HIV infection would best act on the side of caution. People infected with HIV are 200 to 900 times as susceptible... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Is Drinking Water in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire, Safe for Infant Formula?

...each household. The median age of the caretakers was 27 years. Forty- nine (41 percent) caretakers had no formal education. Drinking water was typically collected from the municipal system by a family member and was stored in 99 (83 percent) of... Read more »
amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research

Is It Safe To Drink The Water?

...be stored in the refrigerator in capped bottles that have themselves been sterilized in boiling water. Will boiling all my drinking water eliminate Cryptosporidium as a threat to my health? Unfortunately, no. There are several other sources,... Read more »
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Can I get AIDS from ....???

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Can I get HIV from playing someone's guitar ? If they have AIDS ? Read more »

Muscle Twitches

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...I have started experiecing muscle fasciculations (twitches) all over (mainly in the limbs). Is this is any way a symptom of HIV infection? Does peripheral neuropathy ever present itself in this way in HIV recently infected individuals? I plan... Read more »

scared in tenn.

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
i tested neg. at 13 weeks. but i have been having severe headaches for the past month. could the test been wrong. Read more »

Pos for 6 months.

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...been having loose stools lately. I am wondering if there is a difference between loose stools and diarrhea. also can this be HIV related so soon into the infection? thanks guys. I do not go number 2 more often, but when i do go its somewhat... Read more »