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How Many Years Does It Take Hiv To Show

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5 years of hiv fear

after a possible risk of infect HIV, after 6 months i developed some weird symstoms like white patch on the cheek until now 09, 1 night of fever,headache, night sweat, stomatch pain go with diarea happened a lot a while since o4, rash, fatigue and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...your problem. No way. No how. No further need for additional HIV testing or even worrying about HIV related to this event five years ago. Symptoms are notoriously unreliable in predicting who is and is not HIV infected. I cannot diagnose the... Read more »

Nine years of HIV

Hello there, I have been HIV+ for nine years and have never taken any meds, yet my CD4 count has... Read more »

Diabetic after 15 years of hiv poz

i'm 42 latin no family history of anyone with being diabetic in 1993 tested hiv poz been on... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

USAID Launches Five Year HIV/AIDS Prevention Program In Indonesia

... USAID recently launched a five year HIV/AIDS prevention program in Indonesia, the Xinhua reports (4/3). The program is part of a $35 million effort supported by the U.S. Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Bahamas to Receive $2 Million Over Three Years for HIV Programs

... The Bahamas will receive more than $2 million over three years from PEPFAR for HIV/AIDS prevention, testing, strategic information and counseling, the Nassau Guardian reports (Bonimy, Read more »
International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care

20 Years of HIV Science: Setbacks and Activism

...Treatment, held July 12-16, 2003, in Paris, said as much about the convergence of social and political concerns regarding the global HIV/AIDS pandemic as it did about the science. Approximately 6,000 delegates from 120 countries filled the... Read more »
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Dr. Anthony Fauci Reflects on 25 Years of HIV

...(AZT), generated excessive optimism, Dr. Fauci reflects, as the virus quickly and predictably developed drug resistance. Eight years and thousands of AIDS deaths later, protease inhibitors launched a renaissance of anti-HIV drug development in... Read more »
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Just over a year being HIV +...

Posted by wonderbread, 4 Replies
...Well I found out at the end of 2008 that I was HIV+. Since then my CD4 have been around 1000 and my viral load just under 5000 (as of September 09). I am a very lucky guy to have Read more »

25 years HIV+ and life is GREAT!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...ever, I don't get stressed everytime I get a cold or feel bad and I never look at my diagnosis as a death sentence. I'm 45 years old, I love life and am determined to make each day better than the day before. I take 4 pills at bedtime each day... Read more »

15 years HIV+

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...I'm on my 16th year of being HIV+! Relatives and friends alike have seem to fade away waiting for me to die. Is there anyone else out there in the same boat? Read more »

I am a 15 year HIV positive survivor

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I am a 15-year HIV positive long-term asymptomatic survivor. I have been vvery fortunate with my meds... I have never had a drug reaction Read more »