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Headache After Drinking After Someone Worried I Have HIV

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something to worry about or not

QUESTION: I was in bali and received unprotected sex from a sex worker one night while intoxicated. 2 days later i noticed a lesion on my penis and had flu like symptoms which both lasted about 4 days. soon as i got home to the states I went...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,I'll be brief, because your post is similar to many others I've already responded to. (Check the archives!)Unprotected insertive oral sex carries only a very slight risk for HIV acquisition. HSV is much more readily transmitted than Read more »

Pornstar Worries Pt5 (Apology & Last post)

Hello Dr Bob, You are very funny!!! (Dr Bob the Pornstar/Escort!!) My fault, I have to admit I am... Read more »


**This message is for all you worried-wells out there**Three months ago, I had unprotected sex with... Read more »
The Body

High Anxiety: AIDS Anxiety in the Worried-Wells and Worried-Sicks, Part Two

... Read Part One of this blog entry, posted on Sept. 3, 2010. Panic Attack: AIDS Anxiety in HIVers -- "The Worried-Sicks" Recently I received the following post from "Apollo." It graphically demonstrates an Read more »
The Body

High Anxiety: AIDS Anxiety in the Worried-Wells and Worried-Sicks, Part One

...illness that you begin believing God is sending you bad omens in the form of bird poop ... SIGNS FROM HEAVEN (BIRD TURDS AS HIV SIGN FROM HEAVEN, 2009) Nov 11, 2009 or via commercials and advertisements ... C'mon Bob..No more... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Philippines Worried About Rapid Rise in HIV/AIDS Cases

... Responding to a worrying spike in new HIV/AIDS diagnoses, the Philippines health department today vowed to increase its outreach to those most at risk. The nation logged 109 Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Advocates Worry Conviction of Gay Couple in Malawi Could Hurt Efforts to Fight HIV/AIDS

...hamper the fight against AIDS," NPR reports. The piece examines the situation in other African countries and efforts to promote HIV prevention and treatment among MSM. "Gay people forced underground in Africa are unlikely to seek counseling and... Read more »
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Worried well...or maybe not.

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...after an evening of heavy drinking. While I don't care to go into specifics here, I've been told by a therapist and a local AIDS hotline that my risk from this encounter is moderate at worst, as the encounter was not considered to be... Read more »

Worried about HIV from fist fight and braces

Posted by worriedboy4321
...teeth ,and the blood might have entered the cut when my teeth came in contact with it. I dont know if this is something to worry about.I mean i am in singapore ,i dont think these people do injection drugs,they just smoke and fight and drink... Read more »

Silly to worry but.....

Posted by AustinGuy, 5 Replies
...have to go, I will go, and if its time for meds, its time for meds and I'll deal. For some reason the emotions of being really worried about it won't follow the logical mind. Ack - someone tell me I'm being silly and to get over myself... Read more »

Long-term HIV and Aids survivors' health worrying

Posted by ScotCharles
...From KaiserNet January 8, 2008 Some experts and doctors recently have voiced concerns that people who were diagnosed with HIV and Aids in the early years of the epidemic are experiencing "premature[e]" or "disproportionate numbers" of ailments... Read more »