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VERY VERY WORRIED!! Priest with large open cut gave communion.

Hello Dr. Bob, Thank you for your time and for providing all the valuable information to some very worried an anxious people, including myself. I have read the forum on food and not getting infected, but most has to do with cooking food or blood in...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Worried Well #?Your HIV-acquisition risk is nonexistent. I'm curious; what makes you suspicious that the priest was HIV infected? I mean, Read more »

Handjob Worry from your Superfan from Asia

Dear Doc,Please help me. I am very worried about my exposure. I went to a massage parlor and the... Read more »

Still worried, but getting counseling - please help.

Dr. Bob,I appreciate all you've done for this community.I had a strip club experience last week,... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: AIDS Advocates Worry Drug Program Will Be Cut

...governor over the next several weeks to make those decisions." Back to other news for December 2009 Search the Newsroom archive Read more »
The Body

High Anxiety: AIDS Anxiety in the Worried-Wells and Worried-Sicks, Part One

... Read Part Two of this blog entry, posted on Sept. 23, 2010. Fear of an Epidemic Resulting in an Epidemic of Fear: The Worried-Wells Imagine being so frightened of contracting an illness that you begin believing God is sending you bad omens... Read more »
The Body

High Anxiety: AIDS Anxiety in the Worried-Wells and Worried-Sicks, Part Two

...demonstrates an AIDS-related panic attack as well as the anxiety that can be brought on by an HIV/AIDS diagnosis and disclosure worries. HELP ... I don't know what's happening to me Aug 20, 2010 Whether genetically, biologically or... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: AIDS Advocates Worry About Cuts to Medi-Cal

...access to care. "These Medi-Cal reductions will likely lead to poorer health outcomes for the most vulnerable people living with HIV," said Mark Cloutier, CEO of the San Francisco AIDS Foundation. SFAF said Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's budget... Read more »
Connect With Others

Worried Sick.. Is Yeast Infectious for HIV? (Long)

Posted by kdman, 1 Reply
...Q&A's over the past month and a bit... and it's helped as well as disheartened at the same time. I've been a textbook "Worried Well" over the past several weeks. I hope to believe that severe anxiety and stress has led me to all of the... Read more »

Advice for the "Worried Well"

Posted by Leonardo, 2 Replies
...this guy is putting a drain on the resources of the American Red Cross. I would just like to offer some general advice to the "worried well". Instead of obsessing over possible infection, why not just act as if you are confirmed HIV positive.... Read more »

Help for the Worried Warts

Posted by JonCage, 2 Replies
...is not unusual for even the average individual to have unreasonable fears of people with AIDS. Even so, the average person's worries still do not tend to be as exaggerated or illogical as those of someone with OCD. OCD sufferer's... Read more »

WORRIED WELL, PLEASE ADVISE

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...SOMEONE PLEASE ADVISE IS THIS A WAY I CAN GET AIDS/HIV. I SURE WOULD APPRECIATE IT. THANK YOU AGAIN FOR ALL YOUR HELP, SINCERLY WORRIED WELL Read more »