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Does Pineapple Juice Help With Vaginitis

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Stripper wiped vaginal juice under my nose! Please Help!

One stripper was manually stimulating the other with her finger. I was talking to my friend sitting next to me when one of the strippers took her finger and wiped fresh vaginal juice under my nose!!! This may may seem silly to you guys but I am now...
Lisa Hightow-Weidman, M.D., M.P.H.

Response from Lisa Hightow-Weidman, M.D., M.P.H.

University of North Carolina
Hello there-No, there is no risk of acquiring HIV or any other STD from vaginal juice applied to your nose. Take care, LHW... Read more »

Certain foods, juices, or fruits to not eat with Complera.

I was just wondering. I know that if you're on high blood pressure medicine they say... Read more »

Does Pomegranate juice help fatigue?

Hi Dr. Bob:I have been HIV+ since 2003 and other than fatigue, I am doing quite well with a CD4 of... Read more »
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Global Campaign for Microbicides

Why Women Should NOT Use Lemon or Lime Juice as a Microbicide

Some People Say That Women Can Use Lime or Lemon Juice to Protect Themselves From HIV. Is That True? No. Women in many cultures have used lemon or lime juice for contraception and vaginal hygiene purposes for centuries. Studies in Nigeria and... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Vaginal Health

It's hard to get information about HIV and women's health issues. Yes, I'm talking about birth control, yeast infections and menopause. As a woman living with HIV, what do I need to know about my health down there? -- E.R., Kamloops, BC ... Read more »
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

Vaginitis

What is vaginitis? Vaginitis is a term for any infection or inflammation of the vagina. What are the symptoms of vaginitis? In general, vaginitis may cause itching, irritation, or abnormal vaginal discharge. There are a several different kinds of... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

University of Utah Researchers Testing Gel That May Help Prevent Spread of HIV

A "unique vaginal gel" being developed by researchers from the University of Utah could be used to help prevent the spread of HIV, according to a study published in the Journal of Advanced Functional Materials s, the Deseret News reports. Julie... Read more »
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itchy vagina? vaginal candidiasis

Posted by wishingforacure, 3 Replies
I am HIV+ and recently my vagina has been itchy. Usually before I get my period. I don't have any STI's. The doctor said this may happen more often since I am HIV+. Is anyone experiencing this? Is there any way to get rid of it or make it better?... Read more »

Penetrative vaginal sex with prostitutes

Posted by Sexy25, 4 Replies
I regularly visit prostitutes but always use condoms every time I fuck them. I have had no condom failure ever. At times I use two condoms just to be sure! Am addicted to sex with prostitutes but would like to stop the habit. No symptoms what so ever Read more »

Noni Juice

Posted by Lilly, 10 Replies
I am wondering if anyone has had an experiences with Noni Juice, either good or bad? I am looking for an alternative way to build my counts up alittle and have read some good things about it but would really like to hear an unbiased opinion......
Tha... Read more »

juice plus

Posted by mak884, 1 Reply
I have been HIV positive for over 20 years and AIDS diagnosed for at least 15 years. I have never been able to get my t-cells past 163 until recently. About a year ago I started taking a vegetable and fruit supplement called juice plus. In 5... Read more »