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Instance Of Hiv Transmission In Blood Sugar Lancet

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Just Visited a Reflexoligist

Hello Doctor,I just visited a reflexoligist for some nerve pains i have. Anyhow he took my weight, height, blood pressure and lastly tested me from blood sugar. I was hesitating but he removed the cap and put in a new needle into the lancing...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...HiA reflexologist??? And he was checking your blood sugar? What??? Sweetie, you've been had. Reflexologists are quacks. Let's start with the fact there is not one shred of scientific Read more »

HIV AND BLOOD SUGAR

Can a weakened immune system (HIV) cause blood sugar to increase Read more »

Nuts made mistake (can donation be made over phone?)

Hello Dr,Would sharing a blood sugar testing lancet 10 mins apart with someone of unknown status... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New Mexico: Blood Sugar Test Goes Bad at Event

...well as from Canada, Germany, Italy and Sweden. The students failed to properly change needles on devices used to measure blood sugar. Similar to home glucose testers, the devices contain six lancets or needles that can be triggered to draw a... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Blood Sugar and Fats

... Side Effects of Antiretroviral Medications? Blood Sugar Blood Fats See Fact Sheet 121 for information on the Complete Blood Count and Fact Sheet 122 for tests included in the Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

... How is HIV passed from one person to another? Which body fluids transmit HIV? How well does HIV survive outside the body? Can I Read more »
The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part III: Treatments for Metabolic Changes

...Part II: Treatments for Fat Loss . Metabolic Problems Many HIV+ people experience increases in blood fats (lipids) and blood sugar(glucose). There are many possible causes for these metabolic changes,including HIV or the HIV drugs. Although... Read more »
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sugar lancet

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I went to my basement in my building shoeless. I stepped on a lancet, the ones that are use to check blood sugar. It's a tiny needle, but it did pierce my skin. Is this a risk. I didn't think so cause it was proabably on the floor for a while Read more »

Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she... Read more »

Things to know about HIV Transmission

Posted by health2010, 1 Reply
...is it true that an hiv test is invalid if the blood drawn for the test is among several drawings of blood duirng the same session for other tests? Read more »

Possible HIV transmission/infection ???

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...off" of urine droplets/remains at the small opening (urinary meatus) of the glans. QUESTIONS:- ========== 1. If he is HIV POSITIVE, will I be infected with the virus from that incident, by having it 'INTRODUCED' into my body (via the... Read more »