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If You Have Hiv Are Going To Eventually Die From It

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Will I get HIV eventually?

My husband has been HIV + since 09/2008....we r still sexually active but use condoms for everything sexually related......I have tested negative since 09/2008..... I was last tested in 08/2010....Iam scared to go get tested again and Iam scared...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Will you eventually get HIV? Not if you continue to use latex condoms properly for all penetrative sexual activity (and the condoms don't fail). Concern about infecting the negative partner is something all magnetic couples need to confront... Read more »

Writing 3rd Time!!!! HIV Viral load RT PCR, i am going to die pls answer

Dr Please Answer I am Writing 3rd Time - Dear Sir, i have drinked some contaminated cold drinks... Read more »

Eventually Doomed?

Dear Doctor;Thank you for all of your brilliant work here, and your efforts to help people facing... Read more »
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Pennsylvania: Going Door to Door to Fight HIV in Philadelphia

Southwest Philadelphia, whose residents are dying of AIDS at nearly twice the citywide average, is the site for an on-the-street prevention and testing outreach campaign aimed at stopping the spread of HIV. Sixty trained volunteers are knocking on... Read more »
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Body Positive Book Reading Club

Living and Dying in 4/4 Time By Paul Gallotta Upstart Press, ISBN# 0-9701274-8-0, $12.95 Paul Gallotta has written a book about the AIDS epidemic from the previously rarely examined perspective of the social worker. Originally a journalist... Read more »
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HIV/AIDS and the Aging Population: What's Going On?

Thanks to the invention of HAART, HIV is no longer the death sentence that it once was. And with that advance, more and more people living with HIV are entering their golden years. Now, that's an amazing thing, yet the topic of HIV and aging is a... Read more »
Project Inform

New Piece of the Inflammation Puzzle Uncovered; Discovery Describes How Immune Cells Die During HIV Infection

Two separate articles published simultaneously today in Science and Nature magazines further describe our understanding of how and why a large number of CD4 cells die during HIV infection. The results from this research -- conducted by Dr.... Read more »
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i loved him, married him, and eventually got lazy

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
I loved him, married him, and eventually got lazy. Now I have the
virus.

It was like a fairy tale. Too good to be true. He had HIV and I
said okay to marriage. We were'nt as careful with protection as
we... Read more »

Another Update: I am going to die

Posted by soworried27, 3 Replies
LLet me begin by saying that I am not in any away against those with HIV, in fact I have family with the virus. In my last post I wrote 'clean' because the girls words to me were literally that she was clean and clear. Also I only called her... Read more »

I'm going to die if I don't get help please.

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Had unprotected sex 3 times with a male who I believe is pos.
contracted std turned into pid within a months time. It's been 4 months now and I'm either dieing or killing myself from not eating and stress. I have swollen lymph nodes in my groin for 1... Read more »

Corrected Update: I am going to die

Posted by soworried27, 1 Reply
So sorry I meant to post the update with the original story under, and I forgot to post the update. Anyway, I got a hold of the girl via text and she claims that she is clean. She says that she is tested once a year when she goes for her regular... Read more »