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Getting Head Should I Get Tested

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AIDS InfoNet

How Risky Is It?

...not infected with HIV unless you are 100% certain that you did not engage in any risky behavior and that you were not exposed to any HIV-infected fluids. The only way to know for sure whether you have been infected is to get tested. You should wait for 3 months after a possible exposure. Then get an HIV blood test (see Fact Sheet 102 ). You might feel that you have been exposed to HIV by sharing needles, an accident, or unsafe sexual...
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Heart ruling head? All out of logic. Help!

So I used to be a completely logical person. However, this is something I cant shake. To the facts: Exposure "Semi-protected" vaginal sex, but with new scratches on penis (not sure if there was any blood I doubt it) that may not have been covered....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,I'll be brief, because HIV is not your problem!1.No. You are definitively and conclusively HIV negative. You've tested HIV negative repeatedly out to 15 months after your potential "semi-protected" exposure. You just can't get any more... Read more »

How do I get it out of my head?

Dr. Bob, I have asked this question twice.Is an ELISA test done after 7 years of exposure reliable?I read on another site that an ELISA test is only reliable out to 6 years. But, a doctor who is affiliated with an HIV site in Singapore says that...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...antibody test is reliable 7 months, 7 years, 17 years and even 70 years after an exposure!So how do you "get it out of (your) head?" This problem is indeed "all in your head." Consequently, you need to see a "head" doctor. HIV is not your... Read more »

Head Sweats

I have been HIV + for almost nine years and have kept my Viral load undectable with HIV Medications (Viramune/Epzicom currently - last three years) and have TCELLS in 400-500 range. I have nueropathy in feet for last 7 years and a slightly enlarge...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Excessive sweating due to your HIV medications would be unusual. Some patients develop sweating that cannot be explained (idiopathic). Low blood sugar, thyroid problems, pheochromocytomas, reflex synmpathetic dystrophy, hidden infections or tumors,... Read more »

HIV virus enter penis head?

How easy can hiv virus enter your penis head? Can you wash it with acohol or Listerine right after sex or squeeze the head so the acohol can enter your penis to kill the virus? If this method will not work, will it be effective at all? I had...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...If the HIV status of the partner is not known, that estimated statistical risk decreases significantly.As for squeezing the head of your tallywhacker so alcohol or Listerine can enter it in hopes of killing the virus, all I can say is... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Kenyans Urged to Head for AIDS Testing Centers

...Kenyans are being urged to utilize free HIV/AIDS testing and counseling services offered at public health facilities countrywide. Launching a voluntary counseling and testing center Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

New Initiative to Address HIV/AIDS Among Black Americans 40 and Older Heads to Houston, TX

...He says, " Trump AIDS is a great idea! Houston has a large number of Bid Whist players who I think will be open to getting tested and receiving information because it's a part of a game that they love so much." The health fair features free... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

U.N. Development Program Head Begins Four-Country Tour of Africa to Promote MDGs

...said. "The message I want to bring on this trip is that reaching the MDGs is possible, and there this is a range of tried and tested policies which ensure progress, particularly when backed by strong partnerships," she added (5/2). Clark kicked... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Zimbabwe Shifts From Voluntary HIV Testing to Provider-Initiated Testing in Response to Epidemic

...patients can opt out of tests. "We took that decision because we understood that there were missed opportunities for people to get tested," Mugurungi said, adding, "It also helps both the service provider" and patients to "plan effectively on... Read more »
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OK Folks I am heading off to get tested

Posted by ExWorryWart, 2 Replies
...I will post my results as soon as I have them and have access to my laptop. I will get tested approximately around 5:20 PM CST and results around 5:40 PM CST Thank you all for your kind words Andy Read more »

Testing methods abd CD4 count question.

Posted by yoshimi2, 1 Reply
I am going to have another test next week. But here in Ireland the only tests available are ag/ab blood analysis. They only do a PCR test if they find a positive result from the initial test. I dont know what to do. I feel so restricted. And I... Read more »

Vaginal Fluid in my Cock Head

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...fingers in her vagina and found wet... after a minute I started Masturbating my self I am not sure whather My finger touch my cock head or not and my lips on her Breast milk. If so my lips on her Breast Milk or her vaginal wet which was in my... Read more »

HIV may be in your head, not your veins........

Posted by rjasin123, 2 Replies
...http://www.thebody.com/sowadsky/worried.html "Many people are fearful that they have HIV, even though they are either at very low risk of infection, or have tested negative for HIV. The common term informally used to describe people in this... Read more »