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Cut On Hand Scared I Have AIDS

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Ask the Experts

Irration fear of HIV transmission. A bandaid covered cut and a door knob at STD clinic.

Dear Dr Frascino,I will begin by stating that I am perfectly aware that I am hypochondriac and that I am already seeking specialist help with regard to that (this condition worsened in the last months to the point that it was damaging my...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello E from Italy,I agree with the doctor and your therapist: your HIV-acquisition risk is nonexistent and HIV testing is not warranted. I also agree with you: you are indeed a hypochondriac.Ciao,Dr. Read more »

Im so scared (CASUAL CONTACT, 2010)

I am 29 years old with 3 children and a husband. I just found out today that my father who has been... Read more »

FINGERS, TONGUES, RASH, FEAR

Hello Dr. Bob,I just made a donation to your fine organization www.concertedeffort.org.I had an... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Malawi: Health Activists Fear Impact of HIV/AIDS Funding Cut

...million from the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria. Malawi's proposal for 2011-16 focused on scaling up mother-to-child HIV prevention and male circumcision programs. The country planned to ensure lifelong antiretroviral treatment for... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New York: Dental Clinic Specializes in HIV/AIDS Patients, Cuts Out Fear of Seeing Dentist

...of the dental clinic. They feel ashamed because they know their teeth are not in good shape. We work with them to put those fears at bay. The dental clinic takes precautions to ensure the patients immune systems are strong enough to tolerate the... Read more »
Housing Works

Budget Details Come In: Cuts for New Yorkers With AIDS

...help -- say easy access to medical care and psychosocial services -- but who want to live as independently as possible. The fear among advocates is that the cut will remove the "support" from supportive housing, relegating housing providers to... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

You Can Have a Healthy Pregnancy if You Are HIV Positive

...about how to get pregnant safely and how to prevent your baby from becoming HIV positive may help you overcome some of your fears and make you feel more confident in your decision about whether or not to have a child. "I must have asked a... Read more »
Connect With Others

please help me. deep kiss and cuts .

Posted by ind234567, 2 Replies
...resulted in my lips getting minor cuts and scratches. now i believe the girl did it on purpose to infect max no of people. im scared now. at the time of kiss i dont remember tasing blood. today i rechecked myself by biting my lips with almost... Read more »

Worst fears confirmed...

Posted by Jenni, 6 Replies
...would be lost without them right now!), I've learned a hard life lesson in trust, and we no longer have to hide. I am still scared for my children though. School starts in a week and I know that this has spread beyond my job. I am so worried... Read more »

Help for the Worried Warts

Posted by JonCage, 2 Replies
...have false body sensations that this has happened) This list is by no means complete. A common variation on the fear of get-ting AIDS is the fear of contracting it, giving it to someone else, and then having to live with the guilt... Read more »

FINGER with DEEP CUT, PLEASE HELP PEOPLE<

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...me how she has done sooo many guys, 3-ways, etc., and she worked as a stripper, has assualt charges, etc. etc, that literally scared the hell out of me. The next day or 2 I started scratching my neck and saw a hickey kind of mark -I thought... Read more »