Is Dandruff A Sign Of Hiv

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Beggingplease respond--just once and Ill never bother you again.

Im the one whos written to you several times about the kiss of death asking if you can sing me the song. I cant seem to shake all of these symptoms (I know symptoms dont mean a thing) since May, started with a 1 week sore throat and then two weeks...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,I completely concur with your doctor. Your problem is anxiety, not HIV. You should stop abusing alcohol. I'd also suggest you get counseling (psychotherapy) to help with your anxiety and irrational Read more »

Dandruff - - more like snowfall!

I have severe dandruff from my scalp and goatee. I wash daily, moisturize, use conditioner, use... Read more »

Scalp problems

Is prevalence of lots of dandruff on the sculp any sign of HIV infection? Is having lots of... Read more »
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Is Strep Throat at all related to HIV?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Recently someone posted that he has Strep and from this was concerned about HIV. Is there any link between HIV and Strep at all? Also, Is there any connection between excessive dandruff and HIV? I have Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Can eating food that had some dandruff from a HIV positive person cause HIV infection. I am really worried that something that I ate may have been contaminated by such. Read more »

dandruff a symptom?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...posts on this board and those on the 'women' board, I am worried and startng to question if severe dandruff is any indication of hiv infection. I always had dandruff but it was never this bad. I also seem to be suffering from dry skin on my... Read more »

Is there any STD that can produce these symptoms?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply come and go in a couple weeks time and usually seem to appear at a hair follicule. Also I seem to have some pretty severe dandruff and excessive sweating lately. The skin is also flaking from the sides of my nose, and my face around my nose.... Read more »