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Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

...that it is difficultto walk or even sleep. If you have any of these symptoms, talk to your doctorright away so that you can receive early diagnosis and treatment. Diagnosing PNcan be difficult because the symptoms can vary from person to person, but thereare things your doctor can do to check if you have PN. Your doctor will examine you and ask you questions about your symptoms, workenvironment, social habits, exposure to any toxins, history...
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Would You Ever Consider Shutting Down This Forum?

I know there are people with real concerns and that you've helped so many. However, I'm noticing most just seem to be totally ridiculous like the one I just read about getting HIV from jacking off with one's self. I can't decided whether you are...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...their doctor. If they want an immediate Web-based answer, they should use the archives. If they want to try their luck at a personal response from one of the experts here, they should realize we can only realistically respond to a very small... Read more »

Ref. My Questionable HIV Diagnosis

Dr. Frascino, your response to my presentation regarding my recent diagnosis which I had found confusing and I was going to seek a second opinion/testing, came to me as quite poignant. You proved to me that indeed you are well informed and educated...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...committed to staying up to date. Your relationship with an HIV provider will be better if you are comfortable with each other's personal style and approach to dealing with health issues in general, and HIV in particular. Read more »

Everything pointing to HIV #2

Dr. Bob,Im not just experiencing neck discomfort. The discomfort is also happening around my ears, collarbone area, head, and shoulders constantly. Im having a hard time believing its just anxiety. I have had anxiety before and never felt this way....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...(www.concertedeffort.org). It's very much appreciated.Be well!Dr. BobEverything pointing to HIV May 15, 2010Hi Dr. Bob,Your an amazing person. I have been reading your forums for a while now. I luv your sense of humor! Anyway, my exposure was 9... Read more »

Just a Thank You!( Re:Would You Ever Consider Shutting Down This Forum?)

I just read the post from the guy who wanted to know if you would ever shut down the forum and was so glad to see your response. I read your forum every day and if there aren't new posts that day, or the next, I read the stuff in the archives until...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...their doctor. If they want an immediate Web-based answer, they should use the archives. If they want to try their luck at a personal response from one of the experts here, they should realize we can only realistically respond to a very small... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Alternative and Complementary Therapies

...Therapies? Alternative therapies aren't always designed to treat a particular illness: Some alternative therapies treat the whole person, not an illness. They might restore harmony, balance, or normal energy flow. Acupuncturists, for example,... Read more »
Project Inform

Systemic Candidiasis

...causes candidiasis. This fungus is normally found in small amounts in the mouth, vagina, digestive tract and skin. In a healthy person, other bacteria and the immune system keep it from becoming a problem. However, a weak immune system makes it... Read more »
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This Month in HIV: Tips and Tricks for Coping With HIV/AIDS

...Three HIV-Positive People Share Their Wisdom. Being diagnosed with HIV can be one of the most traumatic experiences in a person's life. Whether you're 15 or 55, the emotions that come with an HIV diagnosis can be overwhelming -- as can be the... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

...range of ailments . Most products are effective only against a specific illness or a few closely related medical problems. Personal success stories are the only evidence that the treatment works. Of course, if a treatment works, you can find... Read more »
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scared

Posted by adamb, 14 Replies
july 10, 2009 was the day they told me and I have been living in a fog ever since, i'm so scared. I have not had any other tests done as of yet so not sure where I stand - i dont think i can do this. someone help me Thank you to everyone who... Read more »

SNAKE OIL "CURE ALL" SALESMEN ARE BACK - BEWARE!

Posted by thedingoman
...they have HIV and in fact are not. They'll bait you as being friendly and give you a story or two to make themself look more personable and genuine. I have seen this firsthand in the early 90s and these people are making a comeback now with the... Read more »

AN OPEN LETTER TO MY FELLOW MAN

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...contemplate the anguish of illness that would soon befall me. The more successful my career, the less I had to face the fact that personally my wants and needs meant nothing. I basically had no goals except for somehow trying to save what I... Read more »

aids related dimentia..

Posted by AIDS2HIV, 1 Reply
...and his colleagues have dispelled many concerns that had been previously raised regarding valproic acid use in HIV-infected persons, showing that the drug appears to be safe, well tolerated and does not affect anti-retroviral efficacy," said... Read more »