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Is Farting A Symptom Of Hiv

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The Well Project

Caring for Your Gut: Dealing With Diarrhea, Nausea and Other Stomach Problems if You Have HIV/AIDS

...include: Eating dry crackers Eating small meals more often Sticking to bland foods that are easier to digest Relaxing before meals and chewing slowly Sipping ginger tea or ginger ale Gas, Bloating and Heartburn Gas (farting) and bloating can usually be managed by not eating foods such as beans, broccoli, and vegetable skins. Over the counter or prescription drugs may also be used to relieve gas. Heartburn (acid reflux) causes a...
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signs that you have when hiv turn to aids

what sypmtoms do you have when hiv tkurn to aids my 17yr old son jjust diagnose with hiv and his burps and fart smells very bad and unusual what causes this and is this symptoms for aids
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,"His burps and farts smells very bad . . . ."??? Generally speaking, burps and farts aren't supposed to smell like potpourri from Neiman Marcus.Sorry Read more »

i smelled hiv charged farts... help!

there wasnt any odor, but i know i inhaled them, i know inhalation is a route of medicine administration, so it does gets to your bloodstream, the other reason is that i have a weak immmune system so that increases my chances of contracting the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...master's degree in public health and you're worried that you may have contracted HIV because you smelled odorless HIV-charged farts????? Tell me Linda, where did you get that public health master's diploma? EBay perhaps???Linda, let's you and I... Read more »

Thank you DR. Bob (scard dad and husband)

Thank you Dr. Bob you are the man, the king and the best. thank you soooooooo much for answer my question today. now I might just get a good night sleep and my wife and I might have some fun tonight..... I can finally stop be scared. know that...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...comments.I don't really get upset by some of the nonsensical questions that come my way about mosquitos, lap dances and HIV farts (see below). I do occasionally find myself banging my head against the keyboard at yet another QTND (question that... Read more »

How do you control burping and Farting

Please help Me. My medical providers have not had this experience before. I am a 50yo male and have had hiv for 3 years now, recently I went on meds (October 20th 2008)I have a 103n matations and can not take Atipla I started with Reyataz norvir and...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Burping and farting are fairly common in the general population and may be increased with HIV infection due to general gut disturbances (such Read more »
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... When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of Read more »
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Older People and HIV

...diseases among older people, as they do for younger people. Physicians may not diagnose HIV infection in older people. Some early symptoms of HIV disease may appear to be signs of normal aging. The stigma of having HIV/AIDS may be worse for older... Read more »
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Starting Anti-HIV Medications

...to start treatment. How will I know when to start anti-HIV medications? It's time to start treatment if: you have severe symptoms of HIV infection or are diagnosed with AIDS your CD4 count is below 500 cells/mm 3 (especially below 350... Read more »
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Similar symptoms to HIV but not HIV

Posted by Redeye77, 1 Reply
...After doing much research and still experiencing some symptoms it seems like there is something out there that mimics HIV symptoms but is quite difficult to diagnose. Maybe it's new STD? Seems like reiters syndrome will fUse many of the same... Read more »

I had hiv symptoms for the last two years and still..............

Posted by testednegative
...GET TESTED. Its of very low chance that you have hiv, even if you have it you can lead a very normal life these days. Lemme wind up my long post, let this post encourage everyone to get tested and find peace. Thank you and god bless you Read more »

MED FARTS

Posted by Survivor, 2 Replies
...not.... This morning - Sitting in a finance meeting discussing a 10 million dollar expansion - I felt the sudden urge to FART. Mind you this was not a simple whoopsie, this lasted for 5 seconds. And it was like YES! Of course the 14 people... Read more »

Night Sweats ???

Posted by birdiman, 3 Replies
Hello all, I am just looking for some opinions of some people that are living through the same thing as I am. I hope a few of you will find time to answer me. Last night I had a case of night sweats. I have been having them on and off... Read more »