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Hiv Symptoms In Teenagers

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What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

... When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of advanced HIV, also known as AIDS. It's what you do that puts you at risk for HIV -- not how you
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please doctor i feel im 6 feet under the ground

i bully you again.. i had unprotected sex with girl unknown status half year ago. ive had experience so called ars symptoms and tested negative at 8 weeks antigen/antibody for hiv,syphilis,hep b,c all negative. except ebv, 12week mark hiv again.....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello "Finnish 25-Year-Old Teenager,"Unprotected sex does place you at some degree of risk for STDs, including HIV. However, your negative HIV-antibody tests Read more »

IN BETTER SPIRITS, but is is legit?

Dr.Bob! or can i just call you bob? ive been asking so many questions on here in the last couple days i feel like i could be on a first name basis with you! hahWell obviously, by my restored sense of humor you can tell im in better spirits! I broke...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...shed some light. Are low lymphs, low monocytes, high neutrophils, and high hemoglobin (but not to the point of diabetic) be signs of HIV?? and a few days after exposure urine test showed biliruben?? no hepatitis or liver disease?? but aside from... Read more »

I HAD IT SO GOOD!

Dr.Bob, This is the teenager that told you i think i got HIV, and I'm sure your probably thinking: Teenager in highschool having sex with another teenager and he's freaking out.. well actually- it was totally illegal with some CREEP who i have...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...should work. (See below.) Write back after that and we'll take it from there, OK?Dr. BobI RUINED MY LIFEJan 6, 2008 Okay, im a teenager. I still live with my parents, im still in high school, i still have all my friends and my family... But im... Read more »

Very scared 17 y.o

First I wanted to say THANK YOU!!! I know that a person like you hears these kind of things all the time, but i couldn't help myself saying that, because as a scared teenager you've been my GOD these 3 months. Learning so much about HIV these 3...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,First let's discuss your estimated HIV risk. It's not 1 in 2000. That statistic assumes your partner is confirmed to be HIV positive and also assumes more than a 10-second exposure. Your actual estimated risk would be much lower.Next, your... Read more »
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The Well Project

Talking With Your Children About HIV: HIV Awareness for Children

...discuss sex at this age however you can teach children that some body fluids carry infection and should not be exchanged. Preteens: Children 9 to 12 years old think a lot about their bodies. Tell them now how HIV is spread. Since HIV is... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Trizivir (AZT/3TC/Abacavir)

...into one tablet. Trizivir was approved by the FDA as a combination on November 14, 2000, for treatment of HIV in adults and teenagers who weigh at least 88 pounds. Recent study results have shown that Trizivir should be used in combination with... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Gonorrhea

...person can be infected with gonorrhea. In the United States, the highest reported rates of infection are among sexually active teenagers, young adults, and African Americans. What are the signs and symptoms of gonorrhea? Some men with... Read more »
AIDSinfo

Starting Anti-HIV Medications

...to start treatment. How will I know when to start anti-HIV medications? It's time to start treatment if: you have severe symptoms of HIV infection or are diagnosed with AIDS your CD4 count is below 500 cells/mm 3 (especially below 350... Read more »
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I am 19 infected with HIV from the Philippines

Posted by dyingYOUNG
...in just a glimpse.... Be AWARE...No one is in EXEMPTION...YOU could be the NEXT...or worst...you are ONE OF US.... I am a teenage Filipino guy...the youngest among the young ADULTS (according to record) who is infected of HIV as of April... Read more »

I am 19 infected with HIV from the Philippines

Posted by dyingYOUNG
...in just a glimpse.... Be AWARE...No one is in EXEMPTION...YOU could be the NEXT...or worst...you are ONE OF US.... I am a teenage Filipino guy...the youngest among the young ADULTS (according to record) who is infected of HIV as of April... Read more »

Hiv needle Poke?

Posted by Shakur251, 2 Replies
...I had a few sewing needles in a box on the bus and a 2 teenagers wanted to see them so i let them. The kids started poking themselves with the needles and drew blood. I asked them if it Read more »

I had no symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...NOT a death sentance. It just means that you have to change your life style a little bit. And God knows I had a pretty wild Teenage years but I don't regret it, Why should I regret something that I had fun doing? Just because I had to find out... Read more »