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I Feel Dizzy Am I Infected With Hiv

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extended sore throat, dizziness- sign of hiv

Dear Dr. Sowadsky, About a year ago, I had unprotected sex with a woman I did not know. The penetration lasted less than a minute since I was afraid of STDs. That evening, I returned to my apartment to find small red dots appearing on the head of my...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Thank you for your question.There is no way for me to tell you what could be causing your symptoms. Yoursymptoms can be due to numerous causes, and only your physician can tell youwhat is causing your symptoms. I am enclosing below a review of the... Read more »

Help!!! Tired, Skinny, Dizzy, and Low Pressure

Dr Bob, Help. I've been HIV positive forever...tested positive when first test came out.... Read more »

Dizziness and Trizivir

Dr. Frascino:My wife is HIV+ diagnosed on april 2001 and since then her treatment is Combivir plus... Read more »
Articles
ACRIA and GMHC

An HIV Medication Primer

With the dizzying array of HIV meds now available and new drugs being added every year, it may seem difficult if not impossible to make sense of all the choices. But in reality, for someone starting meds for the first time, there are only a few... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Medicare's New Drug Program Creates Challenges

A dizzying array of rules, options, and costs await the 41 million Medicare recipients under the new prescription drug program rolling out later next year. For people with HIV, the program offers both a new opportunity to obtain prescription drug... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Gay Men's Perceptions of Sexually Transmissible Infections and Their Experiences of Diagnosis: "Part of the Way of Life" to Feeling "Dirty and Ashamed"

The authors introduced the current study by noting that while gay men are more likely than their heterosexual peers to be diagnosed with a sexually transmitted infection, little research has focused on gay men's perceptions of STIs other than HIV.... Read more »
Seattle Treatment Education Project

Blood Brothers

Like many who find out they are HIV- positive, I thought my life was over. Overwhelming feelings of hopelessness, depression, and fear permeated all facets of my life. My feelings and emotions and many of the drugs I have tried and the side effects... Read more »
Connect With Others

Feeling dizzy with Atripla?

Posted by funiam, 1 Reply
Hey guys,
This message is for impoz and Choosing2Liv, and anybody else who may feel affected by this. The first day I started with Atripla I felt extremely dizzy. I can tell you, I was at work and I thought I was going to have to disclose my status... Read more »

I know how you feel...Infected.

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Dear Infected, I know exactly how you feel. EVERYTHING that you have described on your past postings...I shared the same thoughts/feelings..BELIEVE ME!..even right up to now. The rest and yourself might think I'm crazy and why the heck I'm thinking... Read more »

Extremely worried about possible HIV infection

Posted by bulrtwr, 2 Replies
Hey all,
I have been possibly exposed to HIV last month and I have been developing weird symptoms. I had unprotected vaginal sex but he did not ejaculate inside me. Of course I am aware that the chances of infection has gone down but there are... Read more »

28 days Post Possible HIV Infection

Posted by LostMind, 1 Reply
Sorry for the long post...

10/10/12 I'm a 32 yr old white male; I had unprotected oral sex with a female I met at a bar (business trip in Seattle) and possibly unprotected vaginal sex (cannot remember). Since then I have been plagued with the... Read more »