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Hiv And Foot Care

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HIV from cutting foot on needles and broken glass beach?

About 2-3 months ago I cut my foot quite badly on some glass at the beach, at first I did not worry and cleaned it up however walking back to the area where I cut my foot I noticed many open and used needles...since then I have had unexplained...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

Rocky Mountain CARES
HIGetting HIV this way is very rare! HIV dies once it is outside of the body and is unable to infect anyone. However there other bacterias and virus's that you may be able to pick up. I would recommend you see your health care provider to... Read more »

Pains on my right arm and left foot

I was diagnised with HIV 2 years back and developed lymph nodes at the back of my neck( near hair... Read more »

Severe Foot Cramps

Dr. Bob,I have been HIV+/AIDS since November 2006. I have been on different medicines and finally... Read more »
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HIV Care and the Affordable Care Act

The Affordable Care Act: The name alone is enough to make the eyes of clinicians and patients alike glaze over. Yet the impact of the ACA (colloquially called Obamacare) has the potential to be massive when it comes to access to clinical care for... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV is the Only Cause of AIDS: The Potential for Journalism to Impact the Public Health

It seems that the so-called experts on AIDS have done a poor job of convincing the public that HIV is the sole and unequivocal cause of this dread disease. The case should be an easy one. After all, close to 40 million people worldwide are known to... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Largest Provider of HIV/AIDS Outpatient Care in New England Launches Fund-Raising Campaign for New Clinic, Research Center

The Fenway Community Health center in Boston, the largest provider of outpatient care for HIV-positive people in New England, recently launched a fund-raising initiative to aid in the construction of a 10-story, 100,000-square-foot clinic and... Read more »
U.S. Positive Women's Network

The Affordable Care Act Supports Women -- Now We Must Support the Affordable Care Act: Reflections on the Importance of Health Care Reform for Women Living With HIV

Brook Kelly In January 2012, Women Organized to Respond to Life-threatening Diseases (WORLD) and 16 other organizations led by Lambda Legal filed with the Supreme Court a friend-of-the-court brief in support of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) .... Read more »
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Athlete's foot getting worse due to hiv?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I've had athletes foot ever since I've been young. My feet always crack and peel. If you were infected with hiv after 13 weeks would it cause your foot problem to get worse? I am noticing more peeling lately. Read more »

worried of getting stabbed with hiv in my foot

Posted by worried1234, 3 Replies
Hi i am a male from malaysia,i was just hanging around with my friend last week,we were just sitting in a corner playing with our handhelp videogames.suddenly a group of 6 homosexual indian people walked past,they were talking and shouting alll... Read more »

Burning Foot - PN????

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I tested NEG for HIV 1t 13 and 16 weeks.

Since then I've had weird tingling in my left foot that lasted for a week.

That stopped and there's a burning in my left foot.

I am a Helathy 22yo male. Could this still be HIV. Read more »

Foot EDEMA

Posted by Anonymous
Has anyone had swelling of the feet known as "non-pitting edema"? Does anyone know of an AIDS expert in Cardiovascular problems? The only thing I've found is an old conference from Italy from the NYAS, and I'm in NYC. I've had it for months and have... Read more »