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Compare Flu To Hiv Symtoms

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Flu Season and Living With HIV

...complications from the flu: children six months to six years old; pregnant women or women who are planning a pregnancy during flu season; people with chronic medical conditions such as diabetes, asthma, heart disease and HIV/AIDS; people 50 years and older; people who live, work or volunteer in health care facilities; and people with close contact with someone in a high-risk group. Some people are not recommended to get a flu...
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symtoms of hiv

i went in massage centre last 3month before .thrn after one month i got red tiny spot in my body some on my shoulder 2 spot on my chest and 2 spot on my stomach.ifell tiredness and my hiar fallen quikly is that symtons of hiv?
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

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

North Shore University Hospital
...During Acute HIV Infection (also called Acute Retroviral Syndrome) most people will have some symptoms. Most common symptoms are: fever (80-90% of people), fatigue and tiredness (70-90%), a rash, red spots on the face, body and/or Read more »

hiv .worrieds

i think i have hiv i have flu like symtoms and stomach aches for the past 3 days. whats it from
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...You cannot base your HIV status on symptoms alone. If you feel that you are at risk for HIV infection, get an HIV antibody test at least three months after the exposure Read more »

Flu shot and ARS

Dr.Will having the Flu shot 3 months prior to a possible HIV infection prevent Flu-like ARS symtoms?
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
No. Read more »

symtoms of AIDS

what are symtoms of AIDS? How would you feel in the third day?
John L. Sullivan, M.D.

Response from John L. Sullivan, M.D.

University of Massachusetts, Medical School
...The earliest symptoms of HIV infection is a "flu like" or "mono like" syndrome which consists of fever, swollen glands, muscle aches and fatigue; these Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

What Adults With HIV Infection Should Know About the Novel H1N1 Flu (Formerly Called Swine Flu)

... Are people with HIV/AIDS at greater risk than other people of infection with the 2009 H1N1 flu? What can people with HIV/AIDS do to protect themselves Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

2009 H1N1 Flu (Swine Flu) and You

...9 is required. CDC Video Player. Flash Player 9 is required. What are the signs and symptoms of this virus in people? Illness with 2009 H1N1 virus has ranged from mild to severe. While most people who... Read more »
The Body

What Does H1N1 (Swine) Flu Mean for People With HIV/AIDS?

...stockpile it. It is available. Is this the sort of thing that is typically covered by private health insurance, Medicare, ADAPs [AIDS Drug Assistance Programs]? It's covered by private health insurance. I'm not aware of whether it's on ADAP... Read more »
The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

... When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of advanced Read more »
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MINOR

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...SHOULDER AND A STUFFED UP NOSE. SHOULD I WORRY OR IS THIS SORT OF THING COMMON IN WEATHER CHANGES ? ALSO IS THIS A HIV FIRST STAGE SYMPTOMS OF LATER STAGE ? WHAT ARE THE STAGES OF SYMPTOMS ANYWAYS.. Read more »

What r the odds?

Posted by Jockeyguy, 1 Reply
...was on, after checking at one stage I noticed about 5-10 thrusts after that it was off! What are my odds/chances of getting HIV even if she was positive. I did get flu/cold like symtoms about 4 weeks after the incident and a bit of diarreah! Read more »

HIV (Not ARS) Symptoms

Posted by Anonymous
...I was reading on this board about HIV symptoms which differ from ARS. It seems pretty cut and dry - ARS has the flu-like symptoms and seems pretty devastating (seems as though Read more »

symptom! need your help!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...sometimes i got a low fever(98.6F), and sometimes felt cold and nausea.First i take penicillin mainlined two days and all the symptoms disappeared,I felt quite good,so i thought i got flu.But after i stop the mainlining,the symptom came back ... Read more »