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Getting Head Afraid I Have HIV

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scared of testing (WHAT YOU DONT KNOW CAN KILL YOU, 2009) ( IS IT BETTER TO GET HIV TESTED OR NOT TO KNOW, 2010) (CONSEQUENCES OF LATE DIAGNOSIS, 2010)

Hey....I am thirty years old..have never done an hiv test.....found someone who is just remarkable....who insist that we have one done before we become intimate......he did his today it was negative.....but I'm scared to death in doing mine......I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...everyone being virally enhanced yourself with no one going out of their way to help you with your worries and fears. Maybe I have a fear of dying over all? because I'm 26 and relatively healthy I just wish I could bury my mum and live to middle... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

AIDS Fund Head Fears Impact of Economic Crisis

...the fund. The Global Fund is already facing a $5 million shortfall for its 2008-2010 programs, said Michel Kazatchkine. "I'm afraid of the impact the financial crisis will have, first of all on the rich countries which will find it difficult to... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

United Kingdom: AIDS "Fatigue" May Cause Lack of Funds, Former UNAIDS Head Says

...because there are so many problems," Piot said. However, backing away from the global fight against HIV/AIDS would be "really frightening, with bad consequences," he added. More than 1.2 million people with HIV worldwide initiated antiretroviral... Read more »
The Body

Since When Is the Expression of Fear and Ignorance a Basic American Right?

...treatment, rather seeking the truth about my own diagnosis until it was almost too late. I was caught up in my very own mix of fear and denial -- I was completely scared that people would abandon me, simply because I had HIV. I had to be... Read more »
The Body

From Me to You: Tips on Dealing With an HIV/AIDS Diagnosis

...a healthy uninfected person's. I said, "What are you going on meds for?" He said his doctor wanted him to, and he agreed out of fear and ignorance. I said, "You need to find someone who specializes in HIV." He asked me to go tell that to his... Read more »
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scared lost but optimistic

Posted by dean661, 10 Replies
...start drug therapy do I listen do I pause and do further research do I stop the recent klonapin prescription so I'm alert??? I'm afraid. One test was done to determine if I was infected by someone who didn't follow their drug therapy properly and... Read more »

afraid and waiting

Posted by 1234noone, 2 Replies
...Hi everyone... I'm scared because I was in a high risk situation two years ago and I recently got tested. In my head I couldn't consciously accept the Read more »

anxiety

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
... * Emotional blunting * Emotions feel wrong * Frequently feel like crying for no reason Fears * A heightened fear of what people think of you * Afraid of being trapped in a place with no exits * Constant feeling of being... Read more »

I go in Friday for my intake appointment IM Scared

Posted by endlsskys, 3 Replies
... Friday I go through the process of my intake I am scared of what results are going to come back on all my blood work. I know I am malnutritioned and I already know I am lacking alot Read more »