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How Long Can The Hiv Virus Live On The Skin

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How long does HIV Virus lasts and precautions that needs to be taken as a caregiver

Hi all,Thanks for your favourable reply which is a great help to me.Your experts has replied to me under Aging with HIV 101.Now I need to check, if at that point when my foot sole was poked with some sharp objects and certain blood may flow out...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
I have never been this blunt on my column, but you have sent me 5 questions and I have replied to you. You are obsessed and obviously refuse to read basic HIV 101 information I sent. I seriously doubt that you will be a good caregiver to your... Read more »

How long does the virus live outside the body

my girlfriend is positive, and I am not. We have been together for 1 year and always use safe sex... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV-Positive People in Africa Increasingly Seek Support From Groups Founded by Others Living With HIV, Long Island Newsday Reports

HIV-positive people in sub-Saharan Africa increasingly are turning to groups founded and run by others living with the virus, rather than the formal health sector and nongovernmental organizations, for support, Long Island Newsday reports. In... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Living With HIV, Living With Treatment: The Capsule Version

In a Capsule HIV is a virus that weakens your body's defences against infections and cancers. There is no cure for HIV infection yet. However, with the right treatment and care, many people with HIV are now living long and well and may live... Read more »
The Well Project

Treatment of Hepatitis C in People Living With HIV

Table of Contents What Is Hepatitis C? HIV and HCV Co-Infection Who Should Get Treatment? Treatment of HCV/HIV Co-Infection Side Effects of Treatment How Effective Is Treatment? Which to Treat First? Taking Care of Yourself ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Living With HIV/AIDS

This booklet is for people who are infected with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and for their friends and families. HIV is the virus that causes acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). Although infection with HIV is serious, people with... Read more »
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Living With the AIDS Virus

Posted by Anonymous
Here's a topical book by SAGE Publications India Pvt Ltd, edited by:SAMIRAN PANDA,ANINDYA CHATTERJI,ABU S ABDUL-QUADER
It traces the evolution of the HIV epidemic in India and documents how the largest democracy in the world has responded to it. It... Read more »

i have been living with hiv a long time

Posted by confusion, 2 Replies
i am attractive and educated just wanting to share my life with a special man..i know you are out there Read more »

How long to live?

Posted by PondersLife, 4 Replies
Hi everyone! Ok, here's the skinny...I have been pos since 1998 and started on meds in 2000 (didn't get sick started to prevent getting sick). One month after starting meds virus count was undectable and t-cells were 390 that was in 1998. Now... Read more »

how long to live?

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
hi. I'm wonderin what the average life expectancy is for someone in the US living with HIV. I know it differs greatly from body to body but any general ideas? Read more »