Hiv Facts And Questions
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi.It is true that as far as blood-borne pathogens are concerned hepatitis C virus (HCV) is heartier and survives longer outside the body than HIV. The duration of survival depends on ambient room temperature, humidity, viral strain, etc. Your risk... Read more »
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Posted by AnonymousFor those of you undergoing the HIV Scare Crisis in the UK, I am posting the telephone numbers of the local helplines.
A telephone conversation with someone knoledgeable about the disease (such as the helpline operators) may come in very useful. It... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesHow Do I Know If I Have HIV?
The only way to know for sure if you have HIV is to get an HIV test.
If you are at risk of HIV, you should have an HIV test every six months. You should also reduce your risk (see the section on Prevention).
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyIt's clear we cannot diagnose infected over the net, we will have to wait until January to get his results.
I for one have a suspicion of hiv.
Exposure to a person in a high risk group, even though it was low risk it wasn't ZERO risk.
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesHey in maple ridge canada i heard of a person leeding on napkins in a dispenser and then putting the napkins back in that he bled on, say i wipe my self with these napkins and theres blood on it, is there any risk at all ? and what are the chances i... Read more »
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