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How Would U Kno If U Got Aids

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American Association for World Health

Resources: HIV/AIDS Education Videos

Most of the following video titles were obtained from CDC's National Prevention Information Network (NPIN), unless otherwise noted. Other sources include The NAMES Project, Cable Positive, The Michigan Education Materials Center, Balm in Gilead, The... Read more »
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Cure Question

doc, Is there any way to prevent aids in people with hiv. i kno there isnt a cure but people who take their meds correctly will they die from aids? I heard oi's are rare now....
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
You're right. There isn't a cure for HIV infection, but appropriate use (and adherence) to HIV medications can prevent progression to AIDS, prevent opportunistic infections and death.The rates of opportunistic infections declined rapidly... Read more »

unreacting test

is there a chance that i can visit stanford university i believe i have hiv and its not being detected.i have taken the elisa enough times and im getting symptoms . could the uiversity run some hiv cultures or highly sensetive test.i do not kno w...
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
I suggest you consult local experts to determine what your symptoms are the result of.... Read more »

not taking meds.

my child's dad was in prison, abused there and has now had aids for 8 years he has open lesions, genital warts, bad feet problems, head sores, bleeding rectum, massive diahrrea, has no money and no meds. how do I kno when he is about to pass...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Thank you for your post.The only way to know about someone's prognosis from HIV is to have information about their CD4 cell count-- without treatment, the lower the CD4 count, the worse things are. It sounds like your child's father is... Read more »


i hav 3 questions. the first question is that can u get hiv from your own dried cum on your underwear? the second is that i rubbed the inside of my dick with my u derwear (dont ask me y) and i wanted to kno if i am going to get hiv? And last is that...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Can you get HIV from your own dried spunk in your tighty-whities??? Oh my. Tell me you're no more than 13-years-old. Please tell me you're no more than 13 years old. No. You cannot get HIV from your own cum, dried or not. You... Read more »
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TerryD: my medieum risk exposeure

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I know my roisk is not to high. I was anally penistrated without condom by hiv positive man and he did ejaculate in me repeatedly and I was also vaginally penistrated by hiv pos during menses so I kno I have low risk almost none at all except for... Read more »

Wow Why is this so Hard

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
So made it through the window period and during that time all i could think about was i cant wait to be tested now that it is time i am very scared, even though i know my risk was reall really low. I am starting a new relationship and feel i need... Read more »

Pinky IS Imntcrzy

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
The writing is the same. The sentiment is the same. Even the same references to having a "stalker" are the same. Nice try IMNUTCRZY. Read more »

Almost certain I am +, waiting on test to move on

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies

Maybe I should be posting under another section, but my test results have not yet returned. However, I have come to terms that what I have is indeed HIV/AIDS. I am just waiting for the result to tak the next step.

I am a 21 year old college... Read more »