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Cough Sneezing And Hiv Aids

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Coughing/sneezing on an open cut

I have a very close friend of mine who is HIV positive. One day I had a nosebleed, and an open cut on my hand. That same day, my HIV positive friend sneezed and coughed a few times, even I started coughing. I understand that nosebleeds are cracks...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

Rocky Mountain CARES
HiHIV is not airborne and not passed through sneezing nor coughing. No matter what is going on with your nose or cuts.Be well and stay safe, Shannon... Read more »

Spit in the Eye or Baby Sneeze?

Dear Rick, Is it possible to get HIV from a child who has spit in your face and their sailiva gets... Read more »

sneezing is HIV symptoms???

5 monts ago, i make sex.I have had a Anti HIV 1-2 test 1,2,3,5 months.all of them are negatif(-).... Read more »
Lambda Legal

Comments on the CDC's "Draft Guidelines for HIV Case Surveillance, Including Monitoring HIV Infection & AIDS"

I. Introduction Resolution of the debate about whether to require the reporting of the names of those who test positive for HIV must turn on the actual usefulness of this information to provide a comprehensive picture of the HIV epidemic, which in... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

St. Petersburg Times Examines National Campaign to Confront HIV/AIDS Stigma in Russia

Russia's St. Petersburg Times on Tuesday examined the "Stay Human" campaign, a nationwide media effort in Russia focusing on fighting HIV/AIDS stigma, organized by the Moscow-based Focus-Media Foundation , the Russian Coordination Council for... Read more »
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

HIV, AIDS and Older People

Grace was dating again. George, a close family friend she had known for a long time, was starting to stay overnight more and more often. Because she was past childbearing age, Grace didn't think about using condoms. And because she had known George... Read more »
American Association for World Health

Fact Sheet: 10 Things to Know About HIV/AIDS

The AIDS pandemic has already resulted in the deaths of approximately 11.7 million people worldwide and will ultimately cause the deaths of the estimated 30.6 million men, women and children around the globe still living with this disease. Roughly 6... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
After a high risk exposure my three month test was negative,im getting tested again at six months,its been five months now and ive been sneezing about ten times a day for over three months also my nose feels itchy just at the opening could this be a... Read more »

Dry COugh

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
When term "flu like symptoms" is used....what exactly does that entail? I had either an upper respiratory infection or the flu at one point. Doc presribed some antibiotics and it cleared up immediately. My symptoms started out as constant... Read more »

dry cough

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
can anydody remember having a dry cough with ars so bad that you had to leave the room because of coughing so bad Read more »