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Getting HIV From Drinking Water

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Drinking water from a bottle of an HIV Person?

Can you get HIV from drinking water from a bottle of an HIV infected person?
Lynn L. Franzoi

Response from Lynn L. Franzoi

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Blood in drinking water

Dear Dr. Bob,Thanks for being around to assist. I had this rather unusual encounter, I was with... Read more »

Please Help-Transmission by sharing drinking water cup

Dear Mr. Kull,I am very much worried about this incidence, your advice will be very much... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

IRIN/ PlusNews Examines Efforts to Increase Access to Safe Drinking Water Among HIV-Positive People in Sudan

... IRIN/ PlusNews on Monday examined efforts to increase access to safe drinking water among HIV-positive people living in Sudan. According to IRIN/ PlusNews , people living with HIV are especially vulnerable to Read more »
AIDS Project Los Angeles

Is drinking water sold in vending machines safe for people with HIV?

...Department of Health Services for Los Angeles County Jonathan Fielding said there is no immediate public health threat. People with HIV infection would best act on the side of caution. People infected with HIV are 200 to 900 times as susceptible... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Is Drinking Water in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire, Safe for Infant Formula?

...each household. The median age of the caretakers was 27 years. Forty- nine (41 percent) caretakers had no formal education. Drinking water was typically collected from the municipal system by a family member and was stored in 99 (83 percent) of... Read more »
The Well Project

Caring for Your Gut: Dealing With Diarrhea, Nausea and Other Stomach Problems if You Have HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents Gut Basics The Gut and HIV Diarrhea and HIV Coping With Diarrhea Nausea, Vomiting and Anorexia Gas, Bloating and Heartburn Taking Care of Read more »
Connect With Others

Muscle Twitches

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...I have started experiecing muscle fasciculations (twitches) all over (mainly in the limbs). Is this is any way a symptom of HIV infection? Does peripheral neuropathy ever present itself in this way in HIV recently infected individuals? I plan... Read more »

Pos for 6 months.

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...been having loose stools lately. I am wondering if there is a difference between loose stools and diarrhea. also can this be HIV related so soon into the infection? thanks guys. I do not go number 2 more often, but when i do go its somewhat... Read more »

Can I get AIDS from ....???

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Can I get HIV from playing someone's guitar ? If they have AIDS ? Read more »

AIDS-ART Demo Sotheby's NYC February 14

Posted by Alex1
...their (RED) money buys in Africa -- AIDS drugs that kill. Meanwhile, the real problems of malnutrition, poverty, lack of clean drinking water are IGNO(RED) in Africa. WHERE: Sotheby's, 1334 York Avenue at East 72nd Street WHEN: Thursday,... Read more »