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Female Hiv Symptoms

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Female HIV+ ****Healthy *** Tired*** No other symptoms

I m a female heterosexual - HIV+ for over 10 years - CD4 - 500 - VL <2700. On combo therapy. Work long days, director of a marketing dept., travel around the world a few times ayear.. and I am so tired - Feeling like "Stop the world I want to...
J. B. Molaghan, N.P., A.C.R.N.

Response from J. B. Molaghan, N.P., A.C.R.N.

San Francisco General Hospital
HelloI don't know how you do it. Yikes, what a busy schedule. First of all, no, it is not unusual to be healthy for so long. Many people with HIV live healthy lives with no symptoms for many years. It sounds like you're doing almost everything... Read more »

female

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Worried Female

I had unprotected sex 13 weeks ago. I found out my partner was not faithful. Recently checked my... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Depression and HIV

...) are more likely to be depressed, especially if they are being treated with interferon. Other risk factors include: Being female Having a personal or family history of mental illness, alcohol and substance abuse Not having enough social... Read more »
The Body

HIV Testing 101

...testing? Read through these excellent overviews: HIV Testing: The Facts Are You Positive You're Negative? What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS? Ways to Test for HIV Types of HIV Tests Deciding if and When to Be Tested From... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Women and HIV

...treated, they live as long as men. Fact Sheet 102 has more information on HIV testing. Gynecological problems can be early signs of HIV infection. Ulcers in the vagina, persistent yeast infections, and severe pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)... Read more »
The Well Project

Lactic Acidosis and HIV/AIDS

...Treatment with ribavirin (for hepatitis C) Treatment with Glucophage (metformin) (used to control diabetes) Obesity Female gender Poor liver function Taking Care of Yourself Because there is a connection between liver... Read more »
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symptoms, hiv not from females

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...to my doctor who asked me if I was homosexual, I am not, and he said I don't need any hiv test, that I will not get it from females, I live in Seattle. Am I being worried for nothing? Read more »

Symptoms Appear After 5 Days??

Posted by SelfRevelations
...has never been sick, shown or developed any symptoms Hiv related. Just yesterday, he tells me that he had unprotected sex w/ a female who claims that she started having symptoms 5 days after they had sex. She went to get tested & her results... Read more »

How long before you can see any symptoms?

Posted by dopey33, 2 Replies
Lets say you are infected with HIV, can you see symptoms within days? Maybe 2 days? or does it take weeks to months? Read more »

Testing

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...scarred becase of symptoms. I am a 21 year old straight male who had unprotected sex with a promiscious female. I read up in HIV symptoms and had every symptom in the book. I had some wierd joint and muscle pains that i had never expierenced... Read more »