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How To Prevent Swine Flu When You Are Hiv Positive

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Swine Flu and HIV testing

Could having swine flu in any way affect the accuracy of an HIV test?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Nope! Next question!Dr. Bob Read more »

Swine flu and HIV-infected People

Any special precautions that people with HIV should take in the face of swine flu?Are there... Read more »

swine flu vaccine causes ITP on hiv+ not on meds.

dear all the proteines contained on the swine flu vaccine accelerated a downfall on my bloodplates... Read more »
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What Does H1N1 (Swine) Flu Mean for People With HIV/AIDS?

...what sort of threat it poses. This holds particularly true for people with weakened immune systems or some people living with HIV. To help us fill in that knowledge gap, we've asked Dr. Joel Gallant for some insights. Dr. Gallant is a professor... Read more »
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The Latest on H1N1 (Swine Flu) and HIV/AIDS

... If you feel like swine flu (or H1N1, as we're supposed to be calling it) never actually left us here in the U.S., you wouldn't be far off. Flu season in Read more »
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HIV/AIDS Doesn't Increase Swine Flu (H1N1) Death Risk, Study Suggests

...cancerous tumors and two who had undergone a transplant operation. In just two people categorized as having "immunodepression," HIV/AIDS could not be excluded, according to Laetitia Vaillant, Pharm.D., an epidemiologist and the lead author of the... Read more »
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An Update on What H1N1 (Swine) Flu Means for HIV-Positive People

...transcript have been updated with more recent information. This is our second update with Dr. Gallant this year on what the swine flu pandemic means for people with HIV. We first spoke with Dr. Gallant in spring 2009 , shortly after the... Read more »
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Boring!!!!!

Posted by tommyga, 1 Reply
...Where is the new stuff! I'm so over the expert advice on the swine flu right now. And the facts! My god, it's the same every day. Can somebody give me administrator rights to this site so I can update Read more »

Swine Flu

Posted by Seekyah
...Just want everyone to protect themselves, especially with this new swine flu. Please take care of yourself. Read more »

flu shot

Posted by sadface, 2 Replies
...I had a flu shot back in September...would that screw up my HIV tests??? Read more »

are flu-like symptoms passable?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...later he asks me if i'm feeling sick, cause hes got a cold. i do too at that moment. the question is, if you're experincing the "flu-like" symptoms from HIV, can you pass them to someone else like a cold or are they exclusive to you? Read more »