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Doctors Advice On Not Spreading Hiv

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

2009 H1N1 Flu (Swine Flu) and You

...spread? Don't Get, Don't Spread Video Dr. Joe Bresee describes how to keep from getting the flu, and spreading it to others. -->Spread of the 2009 H1N1 virus is thought to occur in the same way that seasonal flu spreads. Flu viruses are spread mainly from person to person through coughing, sneezing or talking by people with influenza. Sometimes people may become infected by touching something -- such as a surface or object...
Ask the Experts

A Simple Questions about Prevention and Health Promotion.....[Medical Doctor]

Dear Bob, I ll try to keep this succint, i ve been through a HIV scare ...it was the worst 3 months of my life...but it sure as hell made me a better doc / person...as a result I ve started speaking to my medical colleagues about the need to be...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...lack of compassion. That may or may not make them stop laughing long enough to listen to your personal experience.Continue to spread the word, even if your audience is resistant to your very important message! Repetition is the mother of all... Read more »

Bong use= HIV infection?

Hello doctor,A couple days ago I was smoking weed through a bong with a few of my friends, and during that time I had a cut on my lip, none of the other guys had a cut on their lip, but I was wondering if the bong they were using was somehow used by...
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...HIV is not spread by casual environmental contact like you describe. Read more »

Afraid of HIV

Dear Doctor,3 months have passed after I had sex with a prostitute. I had used a condom. During these 3 months i had pain in my lymph nodes, rashes on arms, back, stomach. I did not have fever, diarrhea, appetite loss, weight loss. The season...
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
...You do not provide me with any details about the level of risk for HIV transmission that was associated with your contact with the prostitute. Assuming there was some risk, this would be an ideal Read more »

HIV does not cause AIDS??

Dr. Frascino,I have read in depth articles published by Dr. Duesberg, a cell biologist and articles from Dr. Mohammed Ali Bayati; a toxocoligist; who both claim that HIV in itself is not the cause of AIDS. While, I realize this is a huge debate...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...just because they think apples fall because they have to be eaten! Response from Dr. Frascino Hello, Peter Duesberg is not a medical doctor. He is a professor at the University of California at Berkeley. He is part of a larger group we refer to... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Palm Beach Post Profiles Physician's Donation of Expertise, Supplies to Fight the Spread of HIV in Caribbean, African Prisons

...and founder of Health Through Walls , which brings "support and supplies" to prisons in the Caribbean and Africa to fight the spread of HIV. May since 2000 has worked with nongovernmental organizations in the Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Repeated Use of Unsterilized Blades in Ritual Circumcision Might Contribute to HIV Spread in South Africa, Doctors Say

...are concerned that ritual circumcision practices performed on adolescent boys as a rite of passage in South Africa might be spreading HIV through the repeated use of unsterilized blades, the Baltimore Sun reports. The practice, which is... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Doctor, Mechanical Engineer Developing Disposable Plastic Hypodermic Needles to Prevent Spread of HIV, Hepatitis

...received a $60,000 seed grant to develop disposable plastic hypodermic needles for use in developing countries to prevent the spread of HIV and hepatitis through unsafe medical practices continues, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Doctor Uses Kama Sutra to Help Sex Workers in India Fight Spread of HIV/AIDS

...to satisfy customers with little or no intercourse, which Sarkar said can reduce the risk of accidents and injuries that can spread HIV, the Los Angeles Times reports. In addition, Sarkar said that a client who is seduced with the... Read more »
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HIV Positive Doctors and Medical Students

Posted by JumptheHorizon, 4 Replies
...was about one month after I think I could have been infected, but my lymphocytes were down). Anyway, what is the story for Doctors who are HIV positive? I saw a news article in the newspaper which said that recent patients of a HIV positive... Read more »

Stop AIDS denialists from spreading their message!

Posted by Robert1, 3 Replies
...then edited what they say to take them out of context? And of course the big question: Do they know a lot of people living with HIV? How many HIV/AIDS organizations have they visited in their life? Why do they pretend to know anything about HIV... Read more »

Scared you might have HIV? Read This!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...could it be? I could go on and on but to make a long story short after scaring myself to death by attributing these symptoms to HIV I recently tested negative. So obviously having these symptoms doesn't mean you have HIV. Unfortunatly I still... Read more »

I'm just so scared need a little advice

Posted by shadow1234567, 4 Replies
...about 3-5 minutes. So I went to the state heath Dep to get STD check and that damn q-tip made urination hurt and then the pain spread to inside penis about 3-4 inches and finally went away after 2 weeks. Just to ask, can you get HIV from that... Read more »