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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Transgender Health and HIV

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Unprotected Oral Exposure followup - Please answer and will donate 200$ again

Thanks for your response Doctor.I am from Dallas and had been to Chicago for Christmas. There are a variety of symptoms I have now that I want to check with you. 1. Dec 23 ( Day 78 post exposure) - I had a mild sore thorat when I got up in the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...away from your past post. (See below.)Regarding your current concerns, ARS symptoms generally manifest two to three weeks after HIV primary infection, not 78 days later. Symptoms, as I have mentioned previously, are notoriously unreliable in... Read more »

I am HIV -, female. My husband is HIV +, male. we would like to have a baby. (PREGNANCY: HIV POSITIVE MALE AND HIV NEGATIVE FEMALE 2010)

Good Day. My husband told me a month ago that he got tested and he is HIV +. I also got tested and i am HIV -. We would still like to have a baby, in regard that i would not be infected, nor our child. Is there a way where this is possible. We are...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Bob,My question is about starting a family through artificial insemination versus in vitro fertilization. I searched the archives and was unable to find an answer (or perhaps the answer I was seeking), so I apologize in advance if you or someone... Read more »


That's the spanish WOO-HOO! I just got my results and passed. That Home access test takes 3 days not the advertised 1 :O/Thanks for this site. What your doing is wonderful and encourages many like myself to do what we must and just get tested.My...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...counseling and written, informed consent.Pre-test counseling and informed, written consent to testing open conversations about HIV/AIDS between patients and providers and help dispel commonly held myths that perpetuate high-risk behaviors and... Read more »

HIV + male HIV - female

Dr. I have a question concerning having children. I have asked my HIV specialist and I am getting mixed answers. I am HIV pos and my wife is HIV neg. we really want to have a child, is it really possible to have a child without endangering her...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...provide information and that provide these services. Here is a comment and list of general resources: Studies have suggested that HIV is not present in the sperm themselves but it is in the fluid which surrounds them (Semen). Sperm washing... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

More Than 1,000 Chicago Teenagers Receive HIV Test at Annual Teen Test Day

...Search the Newsroom archive Reprinted with permission from . You can view the entire Kaiser Daily HIV/AIDS Report , search the archives, or sign up for email delivery at . The ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Chicago Hospital Continues Program Offering No-Cost HIV Tests

... Advocate Trinity Hospital in Chicago will continue a program offering no-cost oral HIV tests to patients waiting to be seen in its emergency department, the Chicago Sun-Times reports. The hospital launched Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...of test, but there are many locations that will provide the test for free. For testing locations, you can call the California HIV/AIDS Hotline at 1-800-367-AIDS or you can do your own referral search by visiting . ... 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 »
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hello everyone...

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...75 with each draw) for the last 8 years and I had never had a viral load count. I basically got free medical check-ups via the MACS study and another study, the Pulminory- Function Study at Northwestern ... Read more »

Positive at 23

Posted by udboi84, 14 Replies
...Hey everyone. So I'm 23 and just found out three days ago that I was HIV+. I haven't broken down yet. I have only told 4 people the news and they are all very supportive, but they don't know what Read more »


Posted by Anonymous
...> News & Publications > Journals > AFP > Vol. 60/No. 2 (August, 1999) How to Recognize and Treat Acute HIV Syndrome BARBARA LEE PERLMUTTER, M.D., PH.D., JORDAN B. GLASER, M.D., and SAMWEL O. OYUGI, M.D. Staten Island... Read more »