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Does Aids Have Visible Symptoms

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Is Aids symptom visible by 8months' time?

The last time I had sex with my ex-boyfriend is more than 9 months ago. Recently, I found out that my previous boyfriend has been flirting around with other girls (having sex too) during our relationship. He has a very well built figure but the...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
The symptoms a person usually experiences shortly after infection, called acute HIV infection, generally occur within the first month of exposure. It is unusual for a person to experience symptoms related to recent HIV infection three or more months... Read more »

is aids subclinical,visible or emerging?

I have been asked to answer this question, upon searching and searching I couldn't find the... Read more »

Mucous Membranes/"Visible Blood"

In several of your essays you say that HIV must enter thr bloodtsream through abrasions, cuts, or... Read more »
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Gay, Positive, and Visible in Spain

When you read this, the Gay Pride Events (June 26 - July 2 this year in Spain) will be over. When this is being written, we do not know how many people will be coming to Madrid for the parade. For a country like Spain, the 30,000 persons we had in... Read more »
CDC National Prevention Information Network

Massachusetts: Patients, Advocates Hope to Ease a Visible Burden

This article was reported by Boston Globe . The Boston Globe reported that a bill introduced in the Massachusetts Legislature would require insurance companies in the state to pay for liposuction for HIV patients who have been disfigured from... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

AIDS Condom Message Slipping in Thailand, Experts Warn

Thailand's highly visible anti-AIDS campaign of the 1990s slashed infection rates, but health workers are concerned HIV/AIDS is on the rise again because people are straying from the message of "always use a condom." With its huge sex industry,... Read more »
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Jack Mackenroth Launches 2012 Calendar With 100% of Proceeds Benefiting amfAR

As the first television personality since Pedro Zamora to be vocal about his HIV status, Jack Mackenroth has quickly become the most visible, out HIV+ advocate and educator in the country. . . if not the world. With the release of his 2012 calendar,... Read more »
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can my eye/back and neck pain be acute HIV symptom

Posted by chirags, 2 Replies
Hi;
I am a 25 year male from India.In my country no one gives a proper advise about HIV/AIDS.People feel shy to talk about sex.Thats the reason I am writing to you.Doctor I had sex with a sex worker with double condom 1 month back. The condom... Read more »

HIV negatives with chronic symptoms-how are you doing?

Posted by Sherezade, 2 Replies
Hi all,

I wanted to know how you guys HIV negatives with chronic symptoms are doing. For my part, I'm getting better (very slowly) but finally improving with Cymbalta 60 mg once daily. Still I have some symptoms but at least I could go and make a... Read more »

Symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Hello. I heard have heard it said that you cannot diagnose by symptoms. However, I have the symptoms and the time frame and it seems like a no-brainer that I have HIV. I had unprotected vaginal sex (lips & penis) with a female friend from way... Read more »

Anyone went directly to aids defining symptoms?

Posted by Brickwall, 2 Replies
Is there anyone that went directly from infection to aids defining symptoms?

I had a severe primary infection 3 weeks after risk, then it has stayed/got worse now 20 weeks..

Please help! Read more »