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Do People Catch HIV From Drinking Water

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Ask the Experts

Drinking water from a bottle of an HIV Person?

Can you get HIV from drinking water from a bottle of an HIV infected person?
Lynn L. Franzoi

Response from Lynn L. Franzoi

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Mom offers $50!! (CARING FOR AN HIV/AIDS PATIENT AT HOME)

First I'd like to say your website is Godsend!Second, my daughter bought a few outfits at the mall,... Read more »

Please Help-Transmission by sharing drinking water cup

Dear Mr. Kull,I am very much worried about this incidence, your advice will be very much... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

IRIN/ PlusNews Examines Efforts to Increase Access to Safe Drinking Water Among HIV-Positive People in Sudan

... IRIN/ PlusNews on Monday examined efforts to increase access to safe drinking water among HIV-positive people living in Sudan. According to IRIN/ PlusNews , people living with HIV are especially vulnerable to Read more »
AIDS Project Los Angeles

Is drinking water sold in vending machines safe for people with HIV?

...antibacterial ingredient triclosan only when someone in your household is particularly vulnerable -- for example, when that person just comes from the hospital or is recuperating from an illness or operation. Wash fruits and vegetables... Read more »
Project Inform

Flu Season and Living With HIV

...You Get the Flu? The flu virus is highly contagious, which means it's easy to get from someone else. The virus is passed from person to person by breathing in droplets that contain the virus from the air. Other ways include having direct contact... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

2009 H1N1 Flu (Swine Flu) and You

...2009 HIN1 from eating pork or pork products. Eating properly handled and cooked pork products is safe. Is there a risk from drinking water? Tap water that has been treated by conventional disinfection processes does not likely pose a risk for... Read more »
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So concerned about my mom.

Posted by JJ77, 2 Replies
...just want to be on track with it. I just want to know! What I really cannot stand is the fact that the doctors just medicate people and not send them for help or guide them. They just get people addicted to medication. Which is the case for... Read more »

Beware people pushing "Aloe Vera" for HIV !

Posted by BrokenWingedBird, 3 Replies
...is a "Life Skills Consultant". (Peter Dijkstra's ID on The Body is currently "DOFORYOU".) Several times I have asked this person to post whatever cure or solution he has out in the open, here on these boards, for everybody here to read and... Read more »

need Some Light Shed On My situation Please

Posted by Jaypoc0, 1 Reply
...as If Thier Is Something In my Throte. As If Theirs Constantly Something running Down It ( The Back of My Throte). Ive Been Drinking Water Lately Becuse I Dont Drink Much Water At all. The Little Red Pin Head Dots Arent Clusterd Anyware On My... Read more »

Muscle Twitches

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...is any way a symptom of HIV infection? Does peripheral neuropathy ever present itself in this way in HIV recently infected individuals? I plan to get tested in 3 weeks but am freaking out due to the sudden onset of these persistant (been around... Read more »