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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Neuropathy

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Vs Masturbation

Hi - I have a pain in my Left hand middle finger. I have severe pain at times. I think it got developed because of masturbation. Nowadays I feel bit tired and weak. How can I move forward? How to be more healthy and avoid the pain in the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,I can't evaluate potential carpel tunnel syndrome over the Internet. Sorry. As for your left hand getting tired and weak from burping the nephew, why not use your right hand for a while? Or maybe you have a buddy or two that might be willing... Read more »

Carpel Tunnel or Neuropathy?

Hi Dr. Henry,How can I tell the difference between Carpel Tunnel and Peripheral Neuropathy? I have... Read more »

Carpal Tunnel

Is Carpal Tunnel common from HIV infection alone without the legs or feet being affected or is it... Read more »
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Peripheral Neuropathy

Introduction What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? What Causes It? Who Is at Risk? What Are the Symptoms? How Is It Diagnosed? How Do You Prevent It? How Do You Treat It? Concerns for People Over 50 What Can Help to Ask About at a... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Tips for PHAs With Peripheral Neuropathy

"Over the past six months I've noticed a burning feeling in my feet. It's not too bad, but it is constant. I'm worried about it. Should I mention it to my doctor? Do you have any tips on how to handle it?" -- J.M., Yellowknife, NWT Christopher... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Understanding and Managing Peripheral Neuropathy

Table of Contents Introduction A Snapshot of the Nervous System Clinical Features of Peripheral Neuropathy Development of DSPN Diagnosing DSPN Risk Factors for DSPN Neuropathy Management DSPN Therapies Conclusion Selected... Read more »
The Body Features: Women & HIV

First Person: Luana Clark

An Excerpt From Focus on Living: Portraits of Americans With HIV and AIDS , University of Massachusetts Press, 2003 By Roslyn Banish Boutte's Photography--> About Luana Age: 54 ... Read more »
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I am so happy I got the WOOHOO from Dr Bob

Posted by Anonymous
I finally got the go ahead to yell WOOHOO from Dr Bob, I am so releaved after he answered me about my 39, 80 and 110 day tests. Just in time becuse I have to go to surgery today for carpel tunnel syndrome and this is going to make me relax just... Read more »

neuropathy

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply


Peripheral neuropathy is a tingling sensation, pins and needles, that is very, very often quite painful. According
to Dr. Judith Feinberg, it affects the longest nerves first, therefore it always starts in the toes, may progress
upwards to involve the... Read more »

NEUROPATHY

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
JUST HAD A QUESTION. IS THIS SOMETHING U GET IN EARLY HIV INFECTION? I'VE FELT THIS PINS AND NEEDLES SENSATION ON BOTH ARMS AND BURNING FEET AND NOW IM SCARED I HAVE HIV. MY EXPOSURE WAS A FEW MONTHS AGO (VAGINAL) IM STRESSING OUT SO MUCH AND I... Read more »

Neuropathy?

Posted by ScotCharles, 1 Reply
I am experiencing a lot of frightening symptoms just now. In early August this year, I lost substantial strength in the left side of my body. I could walk with a pronounced limp, but I could not lift anything heavier than a pencil with my left... Read more »