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Hiv Paranoia In Food

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A question regarding HIV transmission risk (mere paranoia?)

Dear Dr. Frascino,I have a question regarding potential HIV exposure. My roommate is HIV positive, and I usually have no problem with it (bathroom sharing etc.). However, I am a bit leery sometimes regarding food preparation: Today, while grating...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Concerns similar to yours are quite common in this forum. (Have a look in the archives!) The answer is invariably the same: no risk. Blood in the marinara (or carbonara) or even some special sauce on your Big Read more »

HIV paranoia pls answer THANKS A MILLION

Dear Doc,In spite of the same question posted a zillion times on your website you took time to... Read more »

HIV paranoia pls answer

Dear Doc,Thanks for the wonderful work you are doing and I am a constant donor to your... Read more »
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...lactic acid in the blood, enlarged liver,lipodystrophy, kidney problems, serious psychiatric symptoms including severedepression, paranoia, aggression, or thoughts of suicide, Stevens-Johnsonsyndrome (severe skin rash accompanied by fever,... Read more »
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...can also help to replenish electrolytes. You should seek medical attention if you are dehydrated. Change Your Diet Some foods cause diarrhea or make it worse including: Coffee and other beverages with caffeine (cola, some other soft... Read more »
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HIV Paranoia

Posted by dsm1981, 2 Replies
...earth, and wasn't responding to my text messages, and I didn't see his account on manhunt any more. I texted him to confirm his HIV Status and he's not responded. Automaically I became nervous. I always do research on HIV after I get nervous,... Read more »

When to Worry?

Posted by JAGuar, 3 Replies
...anything that might seem health-related even when my doctor tells me I should not. What are your experiences? Is it all just paranoia? Read more »

HIV Paranoia

Posted by dsm1981
...earth, and wasn't responding to my text messages, and I didn't see his account on manhunt any more. I texted him to confirm his HIV Status and he's not responded. Automaically I became nervous. I always do research on HIV after I get nervous,... Read more »

HIV/STD or paranoia?

Posted by 613, 1 Reply
Hey guys. Good to be here. OK.. about 8 months ago (May) I had my first "sexual" encounter. A girl I know gave me usafe oral, my first bj. I didnt cum or anything and I don't remember any blood or pus etc getting on my penis. Well after the the... Read more »