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How Fast Can Someone Get Hiv

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Not Fasting before HIV screening does matters?

Hi Robert, I remember i had a cup of coffee & a cigiratte an hour before HIV screening test and it was around 10 am in the morning. I am HIV negative. W'ld coffee and cigiratte matters before HIV test?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Fasting is not necessary for HIV screening. However, I do have a piece of medical advice for you. Quit smoking! If you don't, cigarettes Read more »

how fast does HIV + turn to Aids

My brother just told me he has HIV positive and he found out a year and a half ago. He said he has... Read more »

Fasting and HIV

I want to go on a 7 day fast. I have HIV and have been positive for only about 2 months. My BMI... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

MedMira Gets U.S. FDA Approval on Fast HIV Test

... On Thursday, Canada-based MedMira Inc. announced its Reveal rapid HIV-1 antibody test had received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Previous versions of the test received FDA Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

North Carolina: Barber Puts Shop on HIV-Prevention Front With Fast, Free Tests

... Every Thursday, HIV tests are given in the back room of Kutz & Fades Unlimited Barbershop on Hillsborough's West Corbin Street. Up front, shop owner Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Food and Drug Administration Fast-Tracks Anti-HIV and Herpes Gel

...and Drug Administration has granted fast-track status to an investigational microbicide gel that could prevent transmission of HIV and genital herpes, its maker, Australia-based pharmaceutical company StarPharma, announced Jan. 10. VivaGel... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Progenics HIV Drug Gets Fast Track Status

...announced that the Food and Drug Administration has granted fast-track status to its PRO 140 therapeutic for the treatment of HIV. The drug, which is now in early-stage trials, is a humanized monoclonal antibody directed against CCR5, a molecular... Read more »
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am i infected

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...tried to .. i woke up friday (today) and everythings pretty much gone and the gland is like back to normal size almost.. can hiv infection occur that fast ?.. and was that hiv infection im guessin no because wouldn't it last longer alot longer... Read more »

Scared

Posted by quattro, 2 Replies
...or any sign of flu thnx god ,but right now i am experincing joint pain on my legs,arms, shoulders could this be too fast for hiv infection to show after 8 weeks or could this be herpes i was diagnosed with ,thnx any replay would be gretful:( Read more »

gay friend, family disgusted.

Posted by sadface, 5 Replies
...kiss him, he is sick" That would hurt and piss me off, so I still and always did kiss him until the day he died!!! People with hiv and AIDS are still that....people! I just needed to vent, because this has bothered me for a long time. I miss him... Read more »

Worried..T-Cells count going down fast!

Posted by Overstressed, 4 Replies
...@1041 T-Cell and viral load 45,000 and of course I would go in and get my count every 3 months . My T-Cells would be droping so fast and in times it would be up again . There would be times that I would have 510 T-Cell and Viral Load would be... Read more »