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I'm unfortunately a long long time reader.

Hello Dr.I have worried and obsessed about the possibility of being hiv+ for almost 10 years of my life. I'm not one of those people that keep getting tested though...I'm much stupider than that. I never got tested...the thought paralyzes me with...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
This forum is dedicated to HIV-positive folks, particularly those who have concerns related to fatigue and/or anemia. Questions related to HIV transmission, prevention, safer sex, HIV testing and risk should be sent to Dr. Bob at his "Safe Sex and... Read more »

How long will I live?

I was recently diagnosed with HIV. I've heard you can live a full life if you take the meds right... Read more »

A Long Term, Long Sleeping Survivor

Dear Dr. Bob,It's been a long time since I've visited this site, but you're obviously still doing... Read more »
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Treatment Action Group

A Long-Term Survivor

...out. He wanted to hear about what happened from the mid-1980s, when the book ends, through the intervening years. We had a very long lunch that afternoon. One story I told him about the old days concerned a remarkable collection of people --... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Advancing Country Ownership: Achieving Program Sustainability and Long-Term Impact

...Answer Closing Statement -- PEPFAR and Country Ownership Advancing Country Ownership: Achieving Program Sustainability and Long-Term Impact (.mp3) This information was reprinted from kff.org with permission from... Read more »
University of Pittsburgh

Long-Term HIV Treatment May Reduce Risk for Coronary Atherosclerosis, Pitt Study Finds

...associated with an increase in cholesterol and other factors associated with atherosclerosis, leading some to question whether long-term use increases the risk of heart attack. "When we first prescribed highly active antiretroviral therapy for... Read more »
Terri Wilder

Eight Characteristics of Long-Term Survivors of HIV/AIDS

...Atlanta for people living with HIV. I love doing this workshop and think that it is a valuable guide for people on living a long life with HIV. At THRIVE! I do a workshop called "THRIVING with HIV." It is based on a 1987 research study... Read more »
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Long-term HIV and Aids survivors' health worrying

Posted by ScotCharles
...there are no data that compare the incidence, age of onset and cause of ageing-related diseases in the general population with long-term survivors of HIV. However, experts say they do not see HIV-negative people in their mid-50s with hip... Read more »

How long...?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
can HIV live in a syrindge? Read more »

How long before I lose my newbie status

Posted by impoz, 1 Reply
Just curious ROFL Read more »

How long after "symptoms" would you test positive?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...How long after "symptoms" would you test positive regardless if you have ARS or not..... Read more »