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How Long Does Pelvic Pain Last With Hiv

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The Well Project

Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

...Peripheral Neuropathy? What Causes PN? Who Is at Risk of Developing PN? How Do You Know if You Have PN? PN Treatments Finding Support References What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? Approximately 60 percent of HIV+ people will develop problems that involvethe nervous system. The nervous system controls thinking, movement, sensations,and feelings. There are two parts of the nervous system: the brain and the spine...
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Huge Mistake, and now Worried Extremely Well

Hi Dr. Bob, I've spent the past 11 weeks reading your replies to posts on the forum (along with many more of the internets offerings on the subject of HIV). Your information and positive spirit is by far superior! I have nothing...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...comments and good wishes!Regarding your "indiscretion," unprotected sex does place you at some degree of risk for STDs, including HIV. Consequently it's very good news that your STD screen has been negative so far. I'm also pleased to see you are... Read more »

Donated @ Concertedeffort--CLARIFICATION from a mammoth testingfluffernutternutt

Dr. Bob, I promise this will be my last post format redo. I keep coming up with "post too long for Dr. Bob to answer," "post too crazy for Dr. Bob to answer" "post too unclear for Dr. Bob to answer" scenarios and having to redo my question. I'm...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...pharyngitis, episodes of fever that come and go until today- highest measurement was 100.2 F. Muscle spasms. Itchy & throbbing eye. Pelvic pain. Swollen white tongue. Lost 3 kilos but gained it back.All the above symptoms began at 2 1/2 weeks and... Read more »

HIV Testing with Military Inoculations

Good Evening Doctor Frascino,My question regards HIV testing and current day US Military inoculations. During my 12 year military stint I was literally a lab rat/pin cushion and received a ton of immunization shots. Most recently were the HEP A and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...advise you what is not causing them: It's not HIV. I'd suggest you see your general medical doctor for a checkup. Your chronic pelvic pain and chills may be due to prostatitis or any of a number of other conditions.Good luck!Dr. Bob Read more »

HIV and Prostatitis

Dr. Bob, First let me say that you totally rule. I hope you look at yourself and smile every day because you are really providing an invaluable service. My question is: I recently read that prostatitis in young men is commonly associated with HIV....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Andrew,I'm not sure where you read that information that "prostatitis in young men is commonly associated with HIV," as that is not true. Next, your 14-month negative ELISA confirms your definitive negative HIV status, assuming no additional Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents A Look at the Numbers Is HIV Different for Men and Women? Treatment in HIV+ Women: Efficacy, Side Effects, and Drug Interactions Gynecological Issues Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Depression and HIV/AIDS

...Options Get Evaluated and Treated for Depression Depression Is More Common in Women While many people living with HIV (HIV-positive people) suffer from depression, it is more common in HIV-positive women than HIV-positive men. In some... Read more »
The Well Project

Caring for Your Gut: Dealing With Diarrhea, Nausea and Other Stomach Problems if You Have HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents Gut Basics The Gut and HIV Diarrhea and HIV Coping With Diarrhea Nausea, Vomiting and Anorexia Gas, Bloating and Heartburn Taking Care of Read more »
The Well Project

Drug Interactions and HIV/AIDS

...Metabolism Drugs That Speed Up Metabolism Other Types of Drug Interactions Drugs and Other Substances That May Interact With HIV Medications Other Types of Drugs That May Interact With HIV Drugs Food Taking Care of Yourself ... Read more »
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should i have it okay?

Posted by stupidgirl, 1 Reply
My ex-bf and i are still really into each other and love each other a lot. I tested neg at my five weeks and it's now week seven should i have sex. I'll use a condom if i do. But then i will be kissing him, and he loves to have oral so is it okay. i... Read more »

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long time without hiv medication but ignored in sw

Posted by thriller, 2 Replies
...situation. I m not an "alternative freak" so dont get me wrong here. and im not saying to others what to do in their life with hiv. But am l alone in this situation?? I am reluctant to hear the same thing over and over again but still l want to... Read more »

Being Happy

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...the messages posted here and, no offense but, most of them are boring. The only thing that doesnt hurt is being dead. So as long as we are here, please: LETS BE HAPPY! Id love to be contacted by optimistic guys. I am a 35 years old Mexican guy. I... Read more »