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Hiv And Cold Sweat On Hands And Feet

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What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

...it's perfectly pink. Your mind can also make you feel tired and lethargic even though you're perfectly well-rested. It can make you break out into rashes, elevate your heart rate or cause you to wake up at night drenched in a cold sweat. In short, your mind can convince you that you have HIV when you don't. This can happen for any number of reasons, including guilt, stress or obsessive-compulsiveness. The key is to realize when your fears...
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Mom offers $50!! (CARING FOR AN HIV/AIDS PATIENT AT HOME)

First I'd like to say your website is Godsend!Second, my daughter bought a few outfits at the mall, she pulled one of the pants out and noticed there was some redish stain. If it was blood from an HIV infected person, would this pose a risk? She...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...cure for AIDS. There are treatments that can keep infected people healthy longer and prevent diseases that people with AIDS often get. Research is ongoing. HIV slowly makes an infected person sicker and sicker. Diseases and infections will cause... Read more »

Please help

Dear Dr.3 years ago I had sex with a female sex worker, 3 weeks later I got ARS for about 4 weeks.I started taking the eliza for HIV 1-2 every month all the way to month 20 including a viral load and a western blot all the test were...
Alvan Fisher, M.D.

Response from Alvan Fisher, M.D.

Brown University School of Medicine
...Does not sound like you have HIV infection. The ELISA and western blot tests are highly accurate (as accurate as any tests we use in medicine).Alvan Fisher, Read more »

bangkok fiasco

Dear Dr BobYour resume left me very touched, and prompted me to write as there cant be anyone with your extensive expertise with the genorosity to give up your time to help people worldwide.I have spent many weeks combing the archives and cant find...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...to your problem. The ENT specialist should be able to help you sort this out.Many of your other symptoms fatigue, insomnia, cold sweats, difficulty concentrating, altered sensation in your hands and feet, etc. could be related to severe... Read more »

Concerns Careing from HIV patient (CARING FOR AN HIV/AIDS PATIENT AT HOME)

I recently started caring from my brother who has Full blown AIDS with Cryptococcus meningitis. I wasnt paranoid about it until my toddler covered herself over with his throw and suddenly got a rash on both her arms and face. She had been inside all...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...cure for AIDS. There are treatments that can keep infected people healthy longer and prevent diseases that people with AIDS often get. Research is ongoing. HIV slowly makes an infected person sicker and sicker. Diseases and infections will cause... Read more »
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Lactic Acidosis and HIV/AIDS

...of lactate can build up -- this is calledhyperlactatemia. When levels get very high, lactic acidosis can occur. The bodycan often cope with hyperlactatemia, but lactic acidosis is a serious illnessthat can be life-threatening. What Causes... Read more »
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Women and HIV/AIDS

... Women have higher rates of herpes infections than men Women get thrush (a yeast infection) in their throats more often than men Men are eight times more likely than women to develop Kaposi's sarcoma or KS (a cancer-like disease... Read more »
The Well Project

Diabetes and HIV/AIDS

...and exercise, many others need diabetes medication, and some need insulin Most common form of diabetes, usually occurring after age 45 Gestational Diabetes Occurs in some women during pregnancy Pre-Diabetes Blood glucose levels are... Read more »
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Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

...Feet throbbing or cramping at night Sudden sharp shooting pains It is these slight or occasional sensations that are often overlooked byboth the patient and the doctor. Do not ignore these symptoms or they may getworse. In some cases the... Read more »
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for hiv- people with long lasting symptoms

Posted by Jambasher, 4 Replies
...it is related to a lot of smaller problems and not only Leukemia and myelopathy. Understandably the list is long, but still often people who have some of the symtoms have more. Especially the amount of small neurological symptoms and some oral... Read more »

Follow up to Can't Figure This Out....

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...10 minutes. The guilt and anxiety set in about two weeks after that. I was awoken by the shakes and found myself to be in a cold sweat. Went to doctor who did an HIV and Trich test. Both negative. The next visit to the doctor would be 8 weeks... Read more »

Can't figure it out....help....

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...10 minutes. The guilt and anxiety set in about two weeks after that. I was awoken by the shakes and found myself to be in a cold sweat. Went to doctor who did an HIV and Trich test. Both negative. The next visit to the doctor would be 8 weeks... Read more »

peeling of hands and feet

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Is peeling of palms and soles an HIV ARS symptom? Could it be an OI during acute infection? Read more »