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Does Tanning Affect Hiv

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Sex and Tanning

Dr. Frascino:I feel kind of silly asking this question. I did check your other postings and did not find anything similar to my question I am about to ask. I am a 30 year old female and I do tan in a tanning bed from May to August yearly. This year...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Tanned Nympho,Dearie, I know this sometimes seems like "the sex channel," but it's actually an HIV/AIDS information site. Therefore, Read more »

Mysterious aesthetic symptoms (PLEASE HELP!)

I know I'm in the wrong forum; please forgive me. I'm not getting help in the other forums, and you... Read more »

Dangers of Sun Exposure

Are there particular dangers from sun exposure for HIV+ people? I am not on any antiretrovial meds... Read more »
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Women and HIV/AIDS

...the first diagnosis of AIDS in America.While there were a handful of women among the first cases, AIDS was thought toprimarily affect gay men. However, as the years passed, women have emerged asanother group hard hit by the AIDS epidemic. Even... Read more »
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What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

...But if you don't know you have HIV, you won't take those medications, and the virus will continue to do its dirty work. HIV affects people differently. In some people, HIV might lead to AIDS within a few years after they were infected. On the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among Hispanics/Latinos

...a greater chance of infecting others with HIV. The rates of STDs remain high among Hispanics/Latinos. Cultural factors may affect the risk of HIV infection. Some Hispanics/Latinos may avoid seeking testing, counseling, or treatment if infected... Read more »
The Well Project

Drug Interactions and HIV/AIDS

...andbeverages can cause changes in the amount of the drugs in your bloodstream,even if you take the correct doses. When one drug affects the level of another drug it is called an interaction.Some drug interactions do not cause problems, but some... Read more »
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How bad is.........

Posted by franfrog, 6 Replies
...people react certain ways to different things but how bad is the sun for HIV? Does it have anything to do with it? What about tanning? Will this affect the HIV in anyway? I am as white as a ghost. My husband is Irish and I am whiter then... Read more »

COMFORT & HIV

Posted by Survivor, 2 Replies
...my decorating abilities. I told him a couple of weeks ago, whatever you want to do is fine with me as long as it does not affect our other home in Denver. He wanted to switch our furnature out. I said "Nope" thats our vacation home and it... Read more »

ES TAN FUERTE....?????

Posted by tronco2, 2 Replies
...PUEDE SER TAN FUERTE LA MENTE PARA PROVACAR LOS SINTOMAS ANTES NOMBRADOS_? Read more »

aire puro, que tan importante es

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
hola escribo aqu porque no me han respondido la pregunta los expertos, mi hermano es positivo, tambin su esposa, los nios no (hasta ahora han salido negativos), solo l ya est en tratamiento con antiretrovirales, mi pregunta es si tendra algn efecto... Read more »