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Does HIV Cause Chills

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Chilling of HIV virus

Dear Dr Bob,Having once bought some frozen veg from the supermarket with a red mark on the packaging, I couldn't help but wonder if this red mark was blood from one of supermaket staff for example. I know that the HIV virus lives for up to 6 days...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,You know HIV lives for up to 6 days when exposed to air at room temperature??? If that's the case, you're the only one who "knows it." Virtually Read more »

Damnit dude, I love you! Dr.Bob= kickass man! Everyone worried about hiv needs to totally chill out!!!

For a while I was worried that I was infected with hiv, and i was 100% sure I had it! I had almost... Read more »

Unexplained extreme chills / Headaches sweats.

I have been HIV+ for just over 7 years. In the first year even though my counts were excellent my... Read more »
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What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

... When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of advanced Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Viramune (Nevirapine)

...transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI). NNRTIs block reverse transcriptase, a protein that HIV needs to make more copies of itself. HIV/AIDS-Related Uses Nevirapine was approved by the FDA on June 21, 1996, for use with other antiretroviral agents... Read more »
The Well Project

Pneumonias

... Pneumonia and HIV HIV-positive people are more vulnerable to pneumonias of all kinds and certain pneumonias lead to an AIDS diagnosis, such as PCP, recurrent bacterial pneumonia and active TB . Pneumocystis carinii (or jiroveci )... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Ziagen (Abacavir)

...transcriptase inhibitor (NRTI). NRTIs block reverse transcriptase, a protein that HIV needs to make more copies of itself. HIV/AIDS-Related Uses Abacavir sulfate was approved by the FDA on December 17, 1998, for use with other antiretroviral... Read more »
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Syphillis/HIV Question

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...needs to wait for a definitive antibody test) for syphillis? I've read that syphillis infection is commonly associated with HIV so I figure this question is not too off-topic.... I've been so worried about HIV but someone told me that syphillis... Read more »

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

Posted by kdman, 1 Reply
...Is it possible to contract HIV through someone's yeast? I've been reading everywhere that oral thrush is caused primarily by HIV/AIDS people, and that since I contracted a yeast infection on my penis from receiving oral, then that person was... Read more »

scared for my life

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
i met this guy at the pub and he rubbed his member up and down my ass crack. I had been wearing tight jeans and a g-string, i think the g-string rub my asshole raw. Do i have anything to worry about? I am freaking out bad over this, please help! Read more »

chill out

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...drunken night in the club and I didnt use protection. The next morining I woke up and from that day foward I lived in fear of HIV. It ruined my marrige, my work life and I pushed away a lot of friends. I recently tested neg three months after. I... Read more »