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Can a pet licking sweat or a cut from a HIV positve persons skin cause them to get sick or even HIV but in animal form whatever that may be? (CATS AND DOGS AND HIV, 2009)

Hello there. This may sound like a weird question but I have to ask because the only way to know is to ask, also someone else may be wondering the same thing. First of all I am currently on meds and undectable my question doesn't pertain to...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Actually you are certainly not the only one wondering if Toto or Miss Kitty could be at risk. In fact we have an entire chapter in the archives of this forum devoted to animal HIV transmission. I'll reprint below some information from those... Read more »

I am sure i have HIV + resubmitted form the Fatigue and Anemia Forum

I am pretty sure i am infected with HIV .. heres the story.. 4 years ago had high risk exposure and... Read more »

Did I give my brother HIV? resubmitted form the Fatigue and Anemia Forum

So, last night I was masturbating in the bathroom and I had ejaculated semen in different places... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CDC Study Finds Immune System Benefits of Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis for Animals Infected With the Monkey Form of HIV While Taking These Drugs

CDC Analysis Presented at the XVIII International AIDS Conference in Vienna, Austria: Oral Presentation: Kersh, et al., Oral PrEP during mucosal SHIV infection reduces viremia, preserves CD4 counts, and raises potent T cell responses Pre-exposure... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Malawi: HIV-Infected Women Form Coalition

A recent two-day women's conference in Lilongwe saw the genesis of a new national coalition of women living with HIV. Topics discussed at the conference included access to quality care, lack of adequate counseling and information on AIDS' drugs side... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Georgia: New Group Formed to Combat HIV/AIDS in Metro Atlanta

A new group, the Atlanta AIDS Partnership, has formed to help reinvigorate community efforts in dealing with HIV/AIDS in the metro area. The idea for AAP emerged last year through the efforts of the United Way of Metropolitan Atlanta and the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Nebraska: East Grand Forks Support Group Forms for Those Living With HIV/AIDS

A support group has formed for people with HIV/AIDS in the Grand Forks region. At a recent gathering, members spoke about their fears: fear of spreading HIV, fear of catching colds and other infections due to weakened immune systems, and other... Read more »
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What is a P.S.P.? Some form of a Play station?

Posted by HeRapedMe, 2 Replies
I mean a P.E.P.? Is it an anti-aids med that can help me to *not* die of A.I.D.S. after a *MARRIED* Sorry Son of a b!tch chose to drug and rape me? I was raped the 23. The guy slipped mdsd in my drink, then entered my home while I was asleep, raped,... Read more »

is this a form of transmission??

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies

i accidentally pricked myself with one of those nails people put in bulletin boards to hold papers, i'm sorry i don't recall the name right now, it fell on the floor with all the papers and i was putting it back and i pricked myself on my finger, no... Read more »

Inability to form antibodies

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Would it be safe to say that if a person did not produce antibodies by 3 years after exposure, they would not be able to fight off common infections. Isn't the antibodies what makes the symptoms of ARS resolve?
I have some non-specific symptoms that... Read more »

DNF Forms and International Media Reaction

Posted by Anonymous
It isn't hard not to notice that the same story (same wording)
is being printed all over the place. I can't be sure, but it looks like
the international press is just taking dictation from TAC.
Or maybe they just work for the same employer - the... Read more »