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The Well Project

Did You Just Test HIV Positive?

...treatment is to find the right health care provider. Look for a health care provider who specializes in treating HIV. Studies have shown that an HIV-positive person whose health care provider treats many HIV-positive people lives longer than a person whose health care provider treats a few HIV-positive people. Even though there is no cure for HIV disease, there are many treatments that help keep HIV under control. There are now over 20 HIV...
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Interpreting HIV and testing statistics (HIV STATISTICS)

Greetings. I recently tested HIV+ on a rapid blood test, and am awaiting Western Blot results. Needless to say, I'm extremely worried, almost resigned. I've been reading about testing statistics and through questions on this forum, and have a few...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...and free from confounding variables.2.The estimated statistical risk assumes unprotected sex with a partner confirmed to be HIV positive. Please note, however, these general population estimated-risk statistics are useful in assessing relative... Read more »

HIV Transmission while on HAART

I just read an article on The Body titled "Swiss experts say individuals with undetectable viral load and no STI cannot transmit HIV during sex".(http://www.aidsmap.com/en/news/4E9D555B-18FB-4D56-B912-2C28AFCCD36B.asp)I was diagnosed positive last...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...reduced.Now why haven't you been physically intimate with your wife since February??? YIKES! (I think I would explode if I went that long without nookie!) You've got some remedial work to do in the boudoir! (Safely, of course. Did I really just... Read more »

viral load

My husband was diagnosed with HIV 17 years ago. He has responded well to a combination of medications and has had no problems other than his platelets remain low. His viral load has been undetectable for many years. My question is can he still pass...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...before I got tested) He is HIV negative and not worried about getting the virus. Is it okay for us to have unprocted sex as long as I'm undetectable? Response from Dr. Frascino Hello, Here's what we know. The risk of transmitting HIV is... Read more »

What does undetectable accually mean (SWISS REPORT)

I'm a woman with HIV and my virus load is undetectable now. My husband wants to start having unprotected sex again ( we had unprocted sex for a year before I got tested) He is HIV negative and not worried about getting the virus. Is it okay for us...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...colds, fatigue, aches, and side effects to their medications. Because a large percent of the population I work with are positive long term survivor aging men: they affiliate their conditions to these factors. Has a study been conducted in respect... Read more »
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The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

... When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...a Pap smear every six months Pregnancy and HIV With the advances in HIV care and treatment, many HIV+ women are livinglonger, healthier lives. As they think about the future, some of these womenare deciding to have the babies they always... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

... What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? Warning Signs of an HIV Fraud Common Sense About Unproven Treatments Questions You Should Ask Take Your Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Depression and HIV/AIDS

...harder to diagnose. Depression can also be confused with sadness. But compared to sadness, depression is more intense, lasts longer, and interferes more with your day-to-day ability to function. Depression is not a normal part of being HIV... Read more »
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I had hiv symptoms for the last two years and still..............

Posted by testednegative
...know that i was playing with fire. A friend of mine (male) seduced me when i was 15 and i had been having sex with him for a long time. One day he persuaded me to give him a blowjob and i had to give in, he also gave me oral stimulation and it... Read more »

strange...

Posted by sunflower, 5 Replies
...after but I have NEVER orgasmed during sex with out manual stimulation - that feels so lame to me! hahahahahaha Since becoming HIV+ have you had less sex or started using mutual masturbation instead of penetration?? Does it feel fulfilling - I... Read more »

am i infected?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...wearing a condom, but only for a few seconds. Afterwards, I washed the entire area with soap and water. Was my exposure time long enough for the transmission of some STD or HIV? This is terrifying me.. it's all i think about. Read more »

Long-term HIV and Aids survivors' health worrying

Posted by ScotCharles
...there are no data that compare the incidence, age of onset and cause of ageing-related diseases in the general population with long-term survivors of HIV. However, experts say they do not see HIV-negative people in their mid-50s with hip... Read more »