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worry worry worry.

had sex with a hiv positive woman,nov 4 2007,tested negative with ELISA,twenty days after,a doctor gave me zidovudin as PEP from the twenty fifth day which i could take only 20 tablets for 10 days and stoped because of side effects.tested again -ve...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,I need to highlight several important issues in your post:1.Unprotected sex did place you at some degree of risk for STDs, including HIV. Consequently HIV testing is warranted.2.The appropriate HIV diagnostic screening test is an ELISA (EIA,... Read more »

worry....worry..worry

HELLO doctori am 26 yrs old. i had a unprotected anal sex with a prostitute 65 DAYS BEFORE. i... Read more »

RE: thanks to Dr bob & indina worried female (ahem ahem ! . . .actually its WORRIED INDIAN FEMALE) :-))

Hey doc,how are you ? itz been a while that i said hi, but i always read all the posts on ur forum ... Read more »
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The Body

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

...predisposed to anxiety, individuals facing physical challenges, such as chronic illness like HIV/AIDS or cancer, experience excessive worry and fear at a higher rate than the general population. The challenges associated with a virus that wants... 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 »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Philippines Worried About Rapid Rise in HIV/AIDS Cases

... Responding to a worrying spike in new HIV/AIDS diagnoses, the Philippines health department today vowed to increase its outreach to those most at risk. Read more »
Rick Sowadsky, M.S.P.H.

Are You a "Worried Well" Person?

...risk of infection, or have tested negative for HIV. The common term informally used to describe people in this situation is "worried well." This term generally refers to people who are worried (or convinced) that they have a particular disease,... Read more »
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Should I worry? Please help

Posted by David99, 1 Reply
...Hello, about 2 and a half months ago I had sex with 2 men. The first one I gave oral and he came on my chest. I was worried about exposure there because I had open acne on my chest. The second one I gave him oral and I was worried because it went... Read more »

Worried beyond worry

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...had mutual oral, him on me for a minute or two and me on him for a minute or two and the we had mutual JO together. Now I am worried to the point of panic that I have put myself, and my girlfriend at risk of hiv and other STDs. I read from... Read more »

Still worried.

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I recently tested negative at almost 19 weeks and tested at 6 weeks and 13 weeks. All were negative but I'm still a bit worried. What are the chances of testing positive after all these negative results? Read more »

Worried Wells Stop the Worry

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...For all you worried wells, I've been there. I had unprotected sex with someone I didn't know that picked me up at the bar. And after that I sure Read more »