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Early Sighs Of Hiv

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*sigh* Fatigue - Now What?

Hey, Dr. Bob- I've enjoyed reading your forum since shortly after my diagnosis in 2002. (I "celebrated" my 7-year anniversary yesterday & I'm still high-kickin'!!) Well, OK, not so much (high-kickin', that is). Like most of the other folks who...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation've been tuning into this forum for the past seven years, you certainly will recognize my familiar refrains, including:-"HIV-related fatigue is common."-"HIV-related fatigue is often multifactorial in nature."-"HIV-related fatigue can be... Read more »

how many people die from HIV in 2008 (HIV/AIDS SURVIVAL)

Hi Bob,l am recently infected with hiv and and live in Australia, 36 years old and my hiv... Read more »

How long could I have had HIV? (LIFE EXPECTANCY, 2009)

Hi Dr. Frascino,I am in my mid 20s, and I was recently diagnosed with HIV (it's been about a month... Read more »
The Well Project

Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

...Have PN? PN Treatments Finding Support References What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? Approximately 60 percent of HIV+ people will develop problems that involvethe nervous system. The nervous system controls thinking, movement,... Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Depression and HIV/AIDS

...Options Get Evaluated and Treated for Depression Depression Is More Common in Women While many people living with HIV (HIV-positive people) suffer from depression, it is more common in HIV-positive women than HIV-positive men. In some... Read more »
The Well Project

Diabetes and HIV/AIDS

...fatigue Symptoms typically occur when glucose levels have gotten very high. If you are diagnosed while diabetes is in its early stages, you may not have any symptoms. Glucose Tests Since there are not always obvious symptoms of diabetes,... Read more »
The Well Project

Bone Disease and HIV/AIDS

...pain might only occur when you put weight on the joint. In more severe cases the pain could be constant. An MRI scan can spot early stages. X-rays and other scans can detect advanced osteonecrosis. Diet and Healthy Bones Even though you... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
So how does everyone deal with depression? I always seem to be depressed, my confidence in my job seems to be going fast. No major health issues, just taking my meds. How does everyone keep themselves going? Thanks to all :) Read more »


Posted by nonamegirl, 2 Replies
I don't really expect anyone to reply. Just more rant. So, I was scheduled to get my results the ninth of November, but I had to cancel. I /still/ haven't made another appointment to get my results. I'm afraid. I know I need to. Some days... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...hardly ever came to this forum, maybe once a week at most. But as soon as I returned for school and settled down, thoughts of HIV started to creep into my head again (I had unprotected heterosexual sex for a minute), and that's when all the... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
As I sit here and write this, I am confused with life. Why did I do what I did? In late January, I engaged in mutual masturbation with a prostitute. Never experienced strong ARS symptoms...tested (Orasure) after 8 1/2 weeks, negative. Now, as I... Read more »