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Does Having Fatigue Mean I Have Hiv

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Extreme fatigue and hiv progression.

I have been worried since December 2008 that I have hiv. I have tested negative five times in the past 18 months but still experience many symptoms of hiv. I am extremley worried, its all I think about! I have read many posts that say at this...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...unlikely)! I strongly suggest you seek psychotherapy (counseling) and treatment for your anxiety and irrational fears. Please note fatigue is frequently associated with psychological problems, such as depression and anxiety.Good luck. Remember,... Read more »

Chronic fatigue and HIV (CAUSES OF HIV-ASSOCIATED FATIGUE, 2010) (PROVIGIL, 2010)

I tested poz Jan. 97 and have been and remain "HIV+ asyptomatic". However, as time has progressed,... Read more »

HIV and chronic morning pain and fatigue

Having read so many posts on joint pain, fatigue etc on this forum and my doctor's inability to... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

United Kingdom: AIDS "Fatigue" May Cause Lack of Funds, Former UNAIDS Head Says

...in the fight against the epidemic, the former head of UNAIDS said recently in an interview in London. "There is clearly AIDS fatigue," said Dr. Peter Piot, director of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine since September. "There... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

A Comprehensive Look at HIV-Related Fatigue

...overall quality of life. Fatigue, also known as asthenia or prostration, is an unusual and prolonged tiredness, exhaustion, or lack of energy. It often develops slowly and worsens over time. Fatigue may be intermittent or chronic. Chronic... Read more »
Ortho Biotech

Many With HIV Accept Symptoms of Fatigue as "Fact of Life"

...that 75 percent of individuals with HIV who responded often feel tired or weak, and more than 70 percent of them believe that tiredness is just a "fact of life" for someone living with HIV. Unfortunately, many did not realize that anemia could... Read more »
The Body PRO

Incidence and associations of fatigue in HIV-infected persons (Poster, WePeC4462)

... Incidence and associations of fatigue in HIV-infected persons (Poster, WePeC4462) Authored by P. Sullivan, M.S. Dworkin This study conducted by the CDC sought to Read more »
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what is hiv related fatigue like?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...i'm trying to figure out if i am experiencing fatigue or not. i used to work out regularly, until about 3 weeks ago i started getting a headache and stomache ache, so i stopped Read more »

Fatigue

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...what this term entails, i'm guessing it is different from feeling tired after a days activities? Also does ARS possible entail fatigue? and if so approx. how long would it take to wear off? Read more »

fatigue

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hi guys- I have heard lots about HIV and fatigue...when does this tiredness come into play? Soon after you contract HIV or not until you've had it for years? Thanks. Read more »

tired and fatigue

Posted by Anonymous
...How does being tired and fatigued involve HIV ? and when does these two weird acts start to take effect on your life when you contract the virus ? Read more »