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Hiv At Its Worst

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Test Positive Aware Network

It's the Best Time to Get HIV, and the Worst

Now is the best time to become infected with HIV. Unfortunately, it's also the worst time. Even though medicine has never cured anyone of their HIV, as had been promised in 1996, treatments have improved so much in the past decade that they've... Read more »
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Andrew Sullivan, Daily Beast Journalist, Calls Being Diagnosed With HIV His "Worst Day"

For his Daily Beast blog "The Dish," controversial British journalist Andrew Sullivan opens up about being diagnosed with HIV in 1993. In a video blog called "The Worst Day," Sullivan discusses the actual day he tested positive, how HIV barred... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

One-in-Four Deaths in Pregnancy Due to HIV in Worst-Affected Countries

Researchers from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine report that the risk of pregnancy-related death is eight times higher for HIV-infected women than for uninfected women. In sub-Saharan countries with high HIV prevalence, one in... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Hep and HIV...worst time of my life!

i found a condom, sealed and unopened, it was next to the door entrance to my dorm buildingI used it 12 hours after i found the condom, i am worried and scared that it might have HEP infection of some sort? please help?and also,i worried for a while...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
I do not consider you at risk for sexually transmitted diseases based on this event.I would not have recommended testing in the first place.... Read more »

Could this be HIV - worst symptoms

1.)Can low grade fever in acute hiv last for almost 3 months? 2.)Are the symptoms of acute hiv come all at once or can they appear one after the other like 1st hoarseness of voice for weeks followed by a small cluster of rash on the right side of...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Acute HIV symptoms develop soon after infection and then resolve. They do not linger of come on over a course of weeks. If you are concerned whether you are HIV infected you should get and HIV test. Your symptoms do not sound like HIV to me. DW... Read more »

Worst tasting Coffee Ever (COFFEE and HIV, 2010)

Dear Doctor Robert, I am thankful that you take time to read this. I am sure you got better things to do, so I will jump straight into my question.I very recently went with my girlfriend on holiday to a country which has a history of high HIV rates....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Dude, tell me you're kidding. Please tell me you're kidding! You didn't really add some of your special sauce to a perfectly good latte for your "little experiment," did you? Now Starbucks is going to have to expand... Read more »

my worst night mare (PREGNANCY AND POSITIVE HIV TEST)

hi doc,im a new mother of a two months old girl,before i had my baby i had three hiv tests and they were negative,im in bording school i las had sex with my fiance in my third month of pregnacy. he tested negative too every time he acomanies me to...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,The most likely explanation is that your recent positive HIV test is a "false positive" resulting from nonspecific cross-reacting antibodies that developed during your pregnancy. (See below.) If a repeat HIV screening test continues... Read more »
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waiting is the worst

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I am currently waiting the results from a HIV test I took 10 weeks and 4 days after possible exposure. How do you cope with the waiting? Since I took the test my anxiety levels have shot through the roof. When I took my baseline test I got the... Read more »

USA have the worst Hotline

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
CDCs HIV hotline are the worlds worst Hotline, They do not give you straight fact about HIV. What type of person workes in these hotlines? Do they have a medical backgroud? I doubt that. In my country we only approve nurses to answer questions in... Read more »

A First Post from The Worst State in The USA

Posted by TennJack, 1 Reply
Tennesseans need all your help. Our Democratic govenor just cut benefits (as of 7/31/05) for over 700,000 people some of which Have HIV/AIDS. Some have drug benefit reductions and as far as myself no perscription coverage at all. I'll be able to get... Read more »

The Worst most racist website about AIDS!!!

Posted by Anonymous
While looking for AIDS info, I found this horrible website article about how AIDS is a good thing, and we all deserve it or something. It is so racist and bad! http://www.biseor.com

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