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Is It Possible That I Have Hiv

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negative side affects treatment against possible hiv aids

A relation of mine was mugged and bitten several times,as a preventation against possible hiv aids he was given the normal medication ATR.Now he has no energy,has large weight loss,has to lay down many times daily.What can we do to bolster his...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Symptoms due to HIV drugs vary depending on which regimen is used. Those symptoms generally reverse quickly once the meds are stopped (used for Read more »

possible hiv transmission from hiv+ person with condom being the bottom

I am 20 years old. Last night I had protected anal sex with a guy who is HIV+. I was the bottom... Read more »

Possible HIV Infection?

Dear Dr.Frascino,Exactly two weeks ago I had protected male-male intercourse with someone. I was... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

UN Warns of Possible HIV/AIDS Explosion in Somalia

...today, the UN warned that Somalia -- which has been without a functioning government since 1991 -- could see an explosion of HIV/AIDS unless quick action is taken to reduce risk factors. Although HIV prevalence was low relative to some other... Read more »
Project Inform

Thin Pipeline Reveals Three Possible HIV Drugs

... In several poster presentations at CROI 2009 in Montreal, Canada, three possible new compounds with anti-HIV activity were highlighted. The three compounds, from a very thin pipeline of possible new HIV drugs, are all in early safety Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Newspapers Examine Possible HIV/AIDS Treatment Through Bone Marrow Transplant

...standard tests have not detected HIV in his blood, or in brain and rectal tissues where the virus often hides ( Kaiser Daily HIV/AIDS Report , 11/7). Summaries appear below. New York Times : According to some U.S. researchers, the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Uganda's HIV/AIDS Progress Possibly Exaggerated

...The HIV/AIDS "miracle" in Uganda was not faked, but it was possibly exaggerated and should be subjected to further investigation, according Read more »
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Cunilingus, possible hiv???

Posted by stressed1, 1 Reply
...the last too weeks I have had severe sinusitis, this has been confirmed by my doctor Could you please advise the chances of HIV from my situation and has sinusitis ever been a first sign of HIV Thank you in advnace for your help Read more »

new hope for possibility of HIV treatment

Posted by lalamma, 3 Replies
...all over the news...on FOX/CNN/local news. Check it out or google for more information.. http://www.voanews.com/english/archive/2008-08/2008-08-01-voa59.cfm?CFID=56292805&CFTOKEN=52019438 Read more »

OCD or possible HIV risk?

Posted by 613, 4 Replies
...over my wash rag as a joke and I infected myself via when washing my rectum. Do you think this is OCD? So far what I know is HIV doesn't survive in the enviornment and unsafe sex or sharing a needle is the only way to get it. Read more »

Possible HIV ?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I have been having night sweats and dry mouth for about 4 weeks now starting at around day 45. Has anyone heard of getting HIV in such a fashion ? Scared Read more »