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Do You Have Hiv If You Get A Leg Get Pimple

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Red Pimple-like Rashes on Body

My friend who was recently diagnosed HIV+ was also found to have syphilis. His CD4 and viral load status are healthy so he is not on any medication now. However, he went on a penicillin treatment to cure his syphilis. After the penicillin treatment...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,The interaction between HIV and syphilis is complex. (See below.)What you are describing may be a Jarish-Herxheimer reaction. This can occur when secondary syphilis is treated with penicillin and appears to be more common in HIV-positives than... Read more »

does masturbation causes pimples on face and body?

doctor to say frankly i am sick of pimples appearing on my face and even on my back.i masturbate... Read more »

I found my "pimple" worry in the forum (PIMPLE)

The staff at the body does such a great job, that it is almost a job in itself to search through... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Michelle Obama Visits HIV/AIDS Clinic in Botswana

"Michelle Obama on Friday began the second leg of her weeklong visit to Africa by wielding a brush to help paint a mural" at the Botswana-Baylor Children's Clinical Center of Excellence in the capital city of Gaborone, the Associated Press ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HHS Secretary Thompson, U.S. Delegation Speak With HIV-Positive Clinic Patients in Rwanda

HHS Secretary Tommy Thompson on Tuesday on the second leg of his four-country trip to Africa visited Rwanda, where at least 13% of the country's 8.2 million people are HIV-positive, the AP/Las Vegas Sun reports (Ngowi, AP/Las Vegas Sun , 12/3).... Read more »
AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

Legs

In July of 1996, at the XI International Conference on AIDS in Vancouver, triple combination therapy that included a protease inhibitor was all anyone seemed to be talking about. In fact, the entire conference almost felt like a giant pep rally for... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Grammy Winner Carlos Santana Raises Millions to Fight AIDS in Africa

Grammy winning musician Carlos Santana, who pledged the net proceeds from the U.S. leg of his "Shaman" tour to fight AIDS in Africa, wrapped up his 23-city tour Monday night before a packed audience at the Hollywood Bowl. Santana figures the tour... Read more »
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Is it possible to get HIV from a popped pimple?

Posted by AZT
I'm asking in the area where it's my pimple that been popped, and it's a bleeder. Would it be possible for someone else's blood get into my pimple and give hiv, or would the blood from my pimple just push the other guy's blood out.

Kind of a weird... Read more »

hiv through pimple while wiping self with towel?

Posted by dave313131, 1 Reply
Hi, I masturbated with another man and we ejaculated on our own stomachs. However, he cleaned himself with a towel and I used the same towel to clean myself as well. After, I had forgotten that I had a pimple on my stomach that I had popped three... Read more »

Pimples and Advanced HIV

Posted by Anonymous
Hello there. Although I have been on The Body mailing list for quite sometime, I must say I have never been to this post site before. I find this to be very informative and I am glad to find a site where people can connect. My question is a... Read more »

hiv infection through pimple??

Posted by Worrier82, 1 Reply
hi all i have a very i guess rare situation that happened to me and was hoping some of you can shed some light on it? so i was in bed with a guy and overnight he must of cut himself or something cause when he woke up he had a cut and now i can't... Read more »