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How A Person Can Be Infected By Hiv

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body of an hiv infected person

would like to see how an infected person looks like
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Sure. Take a peek at my smiling photo on this site. That's how an HIV-infected person looks.Dr. Bob Read more »

Child's Casual Contact with HIV infected person

Hi,Every week, I bring my two year old with me to visit my grandmother. My cousin also lives with... Read more »

tuber culosis and HIV infected person

What is the position of tuberculosis and suffered with HIV infected person?Are you suggested for... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Acyclovir and Transmission of HIV-1 From Persons Infected With HIV-1 and HSV-2

... "Most persons who are infected with [HIV-1] are also infected with herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2), which is frequently reactivated and is associated with increased Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Support Among Persons Infected With HIV for Routine Health Department Contact for HIV Partner Notification

...infected. One way to reach that goal may be through enhanced partner notification (PN). However, PN for HIV is controversial. Many persons diagnosed with HIV do not receive PN services from public health agencies, and existing data suggest that a... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Number of Named Partners and Number of Partners Newly Diagnosed With HIV Infection Identified by Persons With Acute Versus Established HIV Infection

...study also compared testing among partners notified with the help of patients with AHI versus EHI. During the period, 9,044 people were diagnosed with EHI, with AHI diagnosed for 120 others. People with AHI named 2.5 times more partners per... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Adoption of Protective Behaviors Among Persons With Recent HIV Infection and Diagnosis

...reduce high-risk behavior, and referral for appropriate care. ( 1 ) After diagnosis, a substantial percentage of HIV-infected persons reduce their high-risk sexual behaviors. ( 2 - 4 ) This report presents data characterizing the sexual... Read more »
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Visiting HIV infected person

Posted by tnk, 1 Reply
...Hello Sir, I am from India..Please help me.... My father-in-law is HIV +ve. We came to know about this about 3 months back.. We are supposed to visit him for 2 days this weekend.. What I want to Read more »

working with hiv positive person

Posted by work35, 1 Reply
...part of me feels like although i am sorry for his sickness i should not have to feel uncomfortable at work.. i am very paraniod person and it's not fair to me.. please help ,anyone who has any info/advice... I don't want to quit because I think... Read more »

what to eat for HIV/AIDS person?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Hi all, I understand that I should eat BETTER... But I really don't know what are the good meals/food for HIV/AIDS people? Any anybody share your experience with me? And what kind exercise do you guys do? I feel my body is very senstive to Read more »

How many people have HIV / AIDS?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I am curious to the number of people alive in the US with HIV / AIDS. On the CDC website it states that as of Deceober a total of about 770,000 cases had been reported. Read more »