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Is Light Sensitivity Symptom Of HIV

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sensitive to light at times.

HI! Am hiv+, and at times am so sensitive to light and have red eyes at times. I visited an eye doc twice and he told me the first time that am okay, and the second time he didn't tell me anything reasonable and told me to see him after six...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
You don't indicate what your CD4 count is, as a reflection of where you are on the HIV spectrum. Later stage HIV infection can have many different eye manifetations.You also don't indicate whether you are taking any HIV meds or other meds... Read more »

Light sensitivity

Hi, how are you? I am currently taking Atripla and Dapsone. On Mar. 13, 2007 I noticed that my... Read more »

sensitivity to light

Im wondering why I am so sensitive to light....I tend to stay indoors now in fact all the time, if... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

India: A Study Comparing Sexually Transmitted Infections and HIV Among Ex-Red-Light District and Non-Red-Light District Sex Workers After the Demolition of Baina Red-Light District

Goa's red-light district was demolished in 2004. In the current study, the researchers compared HIV and sexually transmitted infections (STIs) between sex workers who had been based in the Baina red-light district (ex-RLD-SWs) with those who had... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Chicago Drug-Treatment Services Need Programs for LGBT Community; Officials Worried About Drug Use in Spread of HIV

Chicago's drug-treatment services need additional programs, as well as cultural-sensitivity training, to better combat substance use problems within the city's lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community, according to a city Department of... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Studies Shed New Light on HIV Epidemic in India

Two studies supported by the National Institute of Allergy and InfectiousDiseases (NIAID) provide important new information about the HIV/AIDS epidemicin India, the country with the single largest number of HIV-infectedpersons inthe world. One study... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Simeprevir -- Cleared From Sun Sensitivity

Some medicines can make the skin more sensitive to sunlight. This occurs when sunlight (which has ultraviolet, or UV, light) interacts with small concentrations of medicines that are in the skin. Some medicines, such as antibiotics, antidepressants,... Read more »
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Teeth Sensitivity

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
tested negative at 5 months and 6 months via elisa after a possible vaginal exposure. i did use a condom but who knows. Lately I've been having teeth sensitivity and am wondering if it could be hiv??? I have been taking doxyciline/minocycline post... Read more »

need Some Light Shed On My situation Please

Posted by Jaypoc0, 1 Reply
Hey all Its Me Ron again. So I Have Noticed That iM Not Worring As Much And Things Seem to Have Stoped. But Their Are StilL some Things That Persist. Like I Get Itchy In Random Places On My Bodie Every Once In A While. Little Tiney Red PiN Head Dots... Read more »

can anyone shine some light on this??

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
i had a risky exposure about 3 months ago(oral sex) me and another man engaed in this but neither one of us climaxed, my question is,,,,,,,, im a white male 40ish my problem is i have heartburn quite often now and my tongue is cracked and has this... Read more »

HIV neg at 6 months. LOADS OF SYMPTOMS !

Posted by KitG, 3 Replies
Apologies for the sensationalist title but I though it would grab the attention of people who might find this useful eg. Chris, uhohblita. It's also the title of my first ever post here:

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HIV neg at 6 months. LOADS OF... Read more »