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BBC NEWS:Online dating for people with sexually transmitted infection

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Dating can often be fraught with uncertainty and self-consciousness. For those with incurable sexually transmitted infections (STIs), are tailored websites the answer for people nervous of telling potential partners about their condition?


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HIV Dating, HIV Community, HIV Positive Dating, Meet people with HIV, HIV chatting room

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Wasting on Treatment? Date of Infection?

Dear Dr;First question- Will Trizivir and Sustiva cause any lipodystrophy or wasting in the near term or does it normally take a while? Second Question- I'm curious as to when I was first infected with HIV. Is it possible to know this by...
Graeme Moyle, M.D.

Response from Graeme Moyle, M.D.

Chelsea and Westminster Hospital
1. Most people who take therapy don't get lipodystrophy and those that do cmmonly don't see anything happening in the first year or so. This combination is likely to be lower risk that some others although I am not sure whay you need 4... Read more »

FOLLOW UP to-VL as means of determining infection date (1/8).

Dr Mark: Thanks for your answer. Now, putting all HIV etiology aside, have you personally ever come across a documented, recently-infected individual with a CD4 cont such as mine, in the high 300's; or are the normal counts of 800 to 1.200...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
No, I have seen cases such as yours. In our recently published series of about 30 cases, there were a couple of people who within a couple weeks of infection had a CD4 count in the 300s.MH... Read more »

Date of Infection

I have asked several questions on this site and you have been fantastic at answering them. In a constant effort, as a newly diagnosed person, to understand HIV better, can you tell me if it is possible for a doctor to give a person an approximate...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
Difficult to determine accurately unless there are previous known negative tests and/or remembering when one may have had an acute flu like syndrome prior to getting a positive test result.... Read more »

3 people infected with HIV after colonoscopy?

Dr. Bob, what do you think of this? Is it possible they all got it from unsterile colonoscopy equipment, or were they just 3 people with HIV who just happened to get diagnosed after testing? ---------------------By BILL POOVEY, Associated Press...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,As it says in the article, so far there is no way to prove patients were exposed to the viruses at the VA. However, it is worrisome that recommended universal precautions and sterilization procedures were not being followed! I agree the VA must... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Florida: HIV Test Sites Fan Out to Everyday Places People Go

In what was called the most ambitious such effort locally to date, volunteers and health workers were staffing 32 Palm Beach County locations on Friday, which was designated as National HIV Testing Day. These included parks, apartment complexes,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Estimates of New HIV Infections in the United States

Breakthrough Technology Allows Clearest Picture to Date Definitions The New Estimates Data Confirm Most Severe Impact Is Among Gay and Bisexual Men of All Races and Black Men and Women Analysis by Transmission Category Analysis by... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

My Sex Life: Info for Young Poz People

Table of Contents Introduction Dating and Relationships Makin' Safer Sex Hotter Sex What to Do if We Think Our HIV-Negative Partner Has Been Exposed to HIV Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) Hepatitis C (Hep C) Getting Tested ... Read more »
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

HIV, AIDS and Older People

Grace was dating again. George, a close family friend she had known for a long time, was starting to stay overnight more and more often. Because she was past childbearing age, Grace didn't think about using condoms. And because she had known George... Read more »