Advertisement

The Body: The Complete HIV/AIDS Resource
Follow Us Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Download Our App
Professionals >> Visit The Body PROThe Body en Espanol

Hiv Affect Eyes

Here's a taste of what TheBody.com has to offer on this topic:
Ask the Experts

Can drinking alcohol affect HIV test results

I had an HIV test yesterday, just after lunch where I had drank 2 glasses of wine. Will the alcohol from the wine affect the test results? I just read somewhere that drinking too much alcohol can affect the test results, and now I am afraid the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,You're worried that two glasses of a fine chardonnay would affect HIV test results? Dude, come on; be reasonable. If that were the case, don't you think you would have been advised by your doctor or testing clinic? Besides, we've... Read more »

Alcohol affects hiv test? (ALCOHOL AND HIV TEST RESULTS, 2010)

i had 2 hiv tests after 4.5 months and it was neg. it was a 4th gen test. the day before test i... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Boston Globe Examines How HIV/AIDS Epidemic Affecting Finances, Services of Ethiopian Burial Societies

The Boston Globe on Friday examined how some traditional burial societies in Ethiopia are "under threat" of being shut down because of the increasing number of AIDS-related deaths in the country and how a Family Health International program is... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Boston Globe Profiles Founder of South African Camp for Children Affected by HIV/AIDS

The Boston Globe on Monday profiled Philip Lilienthal, who founded a summer camp outside of Johannesburg, South Africa, for children affected by HIV/AIDS. Lilienthal, who for 30 years ran Camp Winnebago in Maine, about a year and a half ago... Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

2012 Year in Review: 10 Stories That Affected HIV/AIDS in Black America, Part 2

The second of a two-part series about the stories to keep your eyes on during 2012. To read the first five stories covered in part 1, click here . 6. The Black Community Mobilizes What we told you: Black organizations would conduct more... Read more »
TheBody.com

Spencer Cox, Iconic HIV Activist, Through the Eyes of His Mother and His Friend

The death of veteran treatment activist Spencer Cox on Dec. 18, 2012, at age 44 sent a shock wave through the HIV community. His passing has lent urgency to the field of research on the effects of "surviving a plague" on longtime HIV survivors ,... Read more »
Connect With Others

possible eye exposure?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hello.

I would like to know if there is risk in the following situation which I experienced a few months ago. I have a fear to blood and contracting HIV for the last couple of years, just for your info.

A few months a go, on a warm day I went on a... Read more »

7/9, New York, NY: Spiritual HIV Support Dinner Forum for all affected by HIV and AIDS

Posted by bartleby
Spiritual HIV Support Dinner Forum for all affected by HIV and AIDS
Monday, July 9
6:30pm - 9:00pm
The Riverside Church NYC
90 Claremont Avenue, Room 10T
New York, NY

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm / Light Refreshments and Networking
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm / 90 Minute... Read more »

can my eye/back and neck pain be acute HIV symptom

Posted by chirags, 2 Replies
Hi;
I am a 25 year male from India.In my country no one gives a proper advise about HIV/AIDS.People feel shy to talk about sex.Thats the reason I am writing to you.Doctor I had sex with a sex worker with double condom 1 month back. The condom... Read more »

HIV Risk - Blood in Eye & Glass Cut

Posted by pupiz, 2 Replies
Hi, all. Please let me know if I am at risk for HIV from these to encounters. I was in Canada on vacation a couple of weeks ago and we left at about in the morning and came back at about 3:00pm. When we left the maid was cleaning the suite beside... Read more »