Hiv Positive Status Vs Aids
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AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure CoastHello, and thanks for posting. I am sorry to hear about your new diagnosis of HIV infection. There is really no way to know when you became infected unless you have had prior HIV testing.How does one prepare oneself to start HIV medications? I... Read more »
University of North Carolina - Chapel HillDear Tim,You do need to get help and advice right away. I would make an urgent appointment with your doctor. If he is a professional, he will provide important information, do some preliminary blood work (including confirming the HIV test result,... Read more »
Columbia University's Health & Related ServicesIf you think that you have been infected with HIV, meaning that you had a definite exposure to someone who is HIV infected or at high-risk for infection, see your doctor. It could be beneficial to detect HIV early and begin treatment.PCR testing is... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESThis is one for epidemiolgy and for the medical attorneys-- by the way, "HIV status" is positive, whether one has a CD4 count above or below 200. Your vocabulary really refers to whether an HIV positive person has an AIDS diagnosis or... Read more »
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Posted by Since4Ever, 1 ReplyThere was a question of what was the hardest part of living with a virus.
I'm interested in how people feel about it who seroconverted after it was known what it was and how to avoid it versus those who seroconverted before it was identified.
I have a... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 7 RepliesI was diagnosed with HIV in 1986. My partner is HIV- and we have been together over 15 years. We have struggled through many issues over the years but he is starting to go to the club frequently. I can't physically keep up with his activities and... Read more »
Posted by njpozdad, 2 RepliesI was diagnosed hiv+ on July 26, 2010. At that time I was very sick and could not lend my then wife support for my diagnosis. She was afraid she was positive too. Since we didn't have sex for 7 years before my diagnosis there was no chance she was... Read more »
Posted by John_Ortiz, 1 Reply11 months ago I was cruising online and found this semi-attractive guy who claimed he was a bottom. I ended up meeting with this guy and asked him if he had any condoms with him, but he said no and I asked him if he was DDF and HIV- and he said yes... Read more »
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