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What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of advanced HIV, also known as AIDS. It's what you do that puts you at risk for HIV -- not how you feel. Your mind is a powerful thing. 1.There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of advanced HIV, also known as AIDS. HIV is a virus that attacks...
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allergic reaction sleep aid

Greetings Dr. I've taken Ambien for several years(along with many other HIV medicationss) and havenever had problems. I've just recently been taking Ambien every night for last two weeks, a building burning sensation of my tougne and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Crixivan Fan,Because you've "taken Ambien for several years and have never had problems," it is unlikely your current symptoms are related to an "allergic reaction" to Ambien. There are a variety of other medications... Read more »

can i get aid from razor

i went to barber for a hair cutt ..i dont know whether he has change the razor bade....next day i feel like i have some cold and day after that i feel like vomiting ...it may due to anxiety that i have because i feeling really nervous abt aids.....
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

Rocky Mountain CARES
HiYou cannot get HIV this way! HIV transmission occurs when there is a direct exchange of body fluid. HIV begins to die once it is outside of the body and definitely would have been dead when you were shaved.The symptoms that you are experiencing... Read more »

nurses aid with needlestick injury

Dear Dr.FrascinoMy injury occured on Feb.2 of this year. I work not in a hospital but in a hotel which houses marginalized people most with mental illness and drug addiction. Many of our residents have hiv. And most would prefer to die in their...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,It is difficult for me to comment specifically, as I'm not exactly sure what you mean when you write "I was removing a garbage bag from her room and it lightly tapped my leg." Did the uncapped needle actually pierce your skin???... Read more »

HIV risk after first aid

Hi. I recently performed first aid on a drunk male at work. I have no idea if he was infected or a drug user. He had a serious head injury and there was a lot of blood. I used gloves to treat as soon as possible but before putting them on I mopped...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

Rocky Mountain CARES
HiFrom the scene you have described I believe there was no risk of HIV transmission. There wasn't a direct exchange of body fluid. You can get tested if you want reassurance and the standards for testing are rapid HIV tests, whether oral swab... Read more »
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Recent AID's Diagnosis: What should I expect?

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
I am a hetereosexual, non-drug user who has been living with HIV for 13 years. I was just officially Diagnosed with AIDS because of my percentages (11%). My CD4's are 262 and Viral 1801. I didn't realize how uneducated I was on AID's until now. ... Read more »

mthod may aid hiv patients

Posted by raymond, 1 Reply
look up miamiherald.com/healthmedicine may 7 2013 Read more »

HIV/AID and the Senior Citizen

Posted by Anonymous
I would like to interview an HIV/AIDs positive senior citizen for a Social Work Research Paper that I am working on that must be submitted to my professor on 11/09/03. The person who will allow me to conduct the interview's Identity will be... Read more »

Bigotry only aiding in more HIV cases!

Posted by paman1964, 3 Replies
Bigotry and HIV becomes a bad combination when you cannot bring someone you love to meet your family and so on!
Ignorance is a major cause of the spread of HIV! Read more »