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Does A Hiv Positive Reading Mean U Have Aids

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Please read complete details of my recent HIV diagnosis

Interesting developments and I am truly mystified. I was diagnosed with HIV about a month ago. I called the young lady in early 2008 whom I thought must have infected me. I called her urging her to test for the virus, she did. She called me back and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...was "extremely low" (8), and your pneumonia responded to Bactrim, here's the way I would put your story together.1. You have AIDS, based on a positive confirmed HIV antibody tests, elevated PCR viral load and a CD4 count less than 200.2. Your... Read more »

Response to the following post I just read (CRIMINALIZING HIV NON-DISCLOSURE, 2009)

HiI often read this site and I have a lot of respect for it but feel the need to write in regards... Read more »


I had a 3 month and a 11 month HIV-1/HIV-2 AB screen test and both came back non-reactive. What... Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

Duane Reade and Gay Men's Health Crisis Partner to Provide New Yorkers with Free HIV Testing

...N.Y. -- Duane Reade Holdings, Inc. and Gay Men's Health Crisis (GMHC) today announced that they have partnered to launch a new HIV testing initiative. GMHC's mobile testing unit and its outreach counselors will be stationed outside of select... Read more »
The Well Project

Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

...applaud your successes. References Highleyman, L. (2002). Peripheral Neuropathy. Bulletin of ExperimentalTreatments for AIDS: Retrieved July 2003 from Venkat K. and Florian P. (2005). Neurological... Read more »
The Body

Coping With an HIV/AIDS Diagnosis

...just celebrate my life and beat it. That was my choice." Click here to read or listen to how other people disclosed their HIV status. D'Jaun Black Diagnosed in 2004 "Being HIV positive has been the greatest adventure I've ever... Read more »
The Body

HIV Treatment 101

...HIV Doctor (or Other Health Care Provider) Summary of U.S. HIV Treatment Guidelines Why Is There So Much Conflicting AIDS Information? Who Can You Believe? What Is Treatment Adherence, and Why Does It Matter? Frequently Asked... Read more »
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Posted by sbev1981
...husband in my life that Masters in BioChemistry and Virology. After many hours of on line research and talking to my husband HIV is nothing like it was 20 years ago. What you need to look forward to now is understanding that it will be a life... Read more »

HIV Skin Symptoms (Pics) Please Read

Posted by WorriedOne, 2 Replies
...would return. I did some research and found that OHL could cause this but only in individuals that had late stages or advanced AIDS. Ive been taking Garlic pills lately and it seemed to go away. I know this may sound ridiculous but honestly it... Read more »

HIV PRE CUM BEEN FINGERED??please read and respond

Posted by lindar, 1 Reply
...all?? i called a local GUM sexual health clinic in the UK where i live theysaid oh you must get tested, but what i have read hiv does not live outside the body and my incident was not a direct route of transmission so who right and whos wrong ... Read more »

HIV please read

Posted by Luis1288, 4 Replies
...hurt, A LOT, so my sister took me to the hospital, and right now i have pharyngitis again, do you guys think that this can be HIV?, of course i will do an HIV test but i need to know if it posible that i have the virus, for your time thanks Read more »