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Hiv Testing And Symptoms

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HIV TESTING/SYMPTOMS/PREVENTION/VERIFIYING

i have so MANY FRIENDS who is just like me (BISEXUAL) and its true that we are having SEX to so many and different people each day, now doctor please help me with this i am dead serious to know if i am HIV positive but i am AFRAID of sending my self...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...have sex, you're old enough to take responsibility for your actions. And that means getting STD tested when indicated. As for HIV screening, there is an FDA-approved home test that can be ordered online or purchased in pharmacies. It is called... Read more »

Hiv symptoms and tests

I had a needlestick injury in january 11th. The patient tested negative on a rapid hiv test so I... Read more »

Testing after possible symptoms of HIV

I notice so many guys on here freaking out because they had oral sex that a little fluid might have... Read more »
Articles
Rick Sowadsky, M.S.P.H.

Approximate Timeline of Testing and Symptoms for HIV/AIDS

...always show a positive result in an infected person! Therefore, these tests should NOT be used for the diagnosis of HIV in routine testing of adults. ** = Symptoms may not always be present, and the severity of symptoms may... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Cameroon's HIV Prevalence Drops From 12% to 5.5% Because of More Accurate Testing Methods, New Survey Shows

...participated in the Demographic and Health Survey -- which was conducted between October 2003 and August 2004 -- agreed to undergo HIV testing, Joseph Tedou, director of the government's National Institute of Statistics, said, according to IRIN... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Zuma Publicly Reveals Results of HIV Test, Launching Government Testing, Treatment Drive

... South African President Jacob Zuma on Sunday publicly announced that his most recent HIV test had come back negative, "as his government rolled out a major AIDS prevention and treatment campaign," the Los Angeles Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing in the Criminal Justice System

...that one-third of all the people who tested positive for HIV between 1989-1999 were tested at the state prison. Counseling and testing services are an important opportunity for drug users in the criminal justice system to find out whether they... Read more »
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believe your symptoms not your HIV test

Posted by Anonymous, 14 Replies
read this: http://www.thebody.com/apla/aug99/kimberly.html Read more »

HIV TESTING

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I had a one time high risk unprotected insertive vaginal intercourse with lady later found out she was +. She was about to start her period and some spotting was evident after intercourse. I thought I had all the ars symptoms even though they... Read more »

HIV Test Methods

Posted by ME2, 1 Reply
...have been tested for HIV four times: at 7 weeks, 14 weeks, 17 weeks, and 27 weeks and each time negative. My concern is the testing method. One test was a rapid test but the other three were Particle Agglutination (PA) test not an ELISA/WB... Read more »

hiv online test

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Does anyone know how to order an hiv 'o' subgroup test online. My symptoms sre persisting despite a -ve 6 months anonymous elisa. I just one to rule out hiv, and Read more »