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I'm dying of acute HIV infection - please answer - 3rd time writing

I've had mild fever 99F for 40 days now with night sweats, burning eyes, strange sensations in my body starting from my head and spine and tingling in my hands/legs - this started four weeks after I had unprotected oral sex with a sex worker who...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...unbearable are they?When does an acute infection go away? Why would you want to know? You almost undoubtedly don't have an acute HIV infection. Your HIV exposure risk was very low (unprotected blow job), your lab work is completely normal. Why do... Read more »

KS and time frame of HIV infection?

I was wondering if you had any idea of the time frame between initial HIV infection and the... Read more »

one simple question .

Hi. After reading this forum I have one question. Is there any test for HIV infection, made after... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Rate of New HIV Infections Among Blacks in South Carolina Six Times Higher Than Among Other Races, Health Department Estimates Find

... The rate of new HIV infections among blacks in South Carolina was six times higher than among all other races combined in 2006, according to new estimates Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Time Between Initial HIV Infection and AIDS is Not Symptom-Free

...period. The reason for this is that during that time life-threatening infections are uncommon. The idea of dividing the stages of HIV disease into these specific periods occurred early in the course of the AIDS pandemic, when the medical focus... Read more »
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Mortality Higher Among HIV-Infected Black Patients; Women, Blacks Spend Less Time on HAART

...next component of the study was looking at [patients'] HAART use. The way we captured this was by [examining] the proportion of time in care on HAART; this was the number of days that they were on HAART divided by the number of days that they... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Los Angeles Times Examines Catholic Church Debate Over Use of Condoms to Prevent HIV Infection

...Angeles Times on Friday examined the "quiet but intense debate" within the Catholic Church over the use of condoms to prevent HIV infection (Wilkinson, Los Angeles Times , 2/4). Last month, Spanish Bishops Conference spokesperson Bishop Juan... Read more »
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1.1 Million American living with HIV/AIDS

Posted by Florida69, 2 Replies
...that past estimates that more than 1 million Americans were living with HIV overstated the actual total number of people with HIV infections at the time. The agency used different methods than it has in the past to calculate the number. Its most... Read more »

Bush ignores HIV prevention methods that work

Posted by bradford, 2 Replies
...Bush is not in touch with what works and what doesn't. He fails to understand the importance of promoting condom use to prevent HIV infections from occurring. Condoms have been used successfully to prevent HIV infections from the time, when HIV... Read more »

Sero conversion

Posted by Anonymous
...Hello, Is there a link between the severity of the symptoms during HIV infection and the time required to become HIV +? Read more »

freaking out

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
i had a one night stand with a female. unknown status. condom slipped off during sex. so i was exposed to her vag. fluids. i tested neg. at 10 and again at 13 weeks. i;m now coming up on 6 month's from exposure. i'm just getting over another cold.... Read more »