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What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

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 advanced HIV, also known as AIDS. It's what you do that puts you at risk for HIV -- not how you feel. Your mind is a powerful thing. 1.There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of advanced HIV, also known as AIDS. HIV is a virus that attacks...
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Please help Dr Bob! Possible transmission from prostitute with blood in her mouth!

Please help me out here Dr Bob as I'am Freaking out! Here goes my story. Everybody has always told me that if a male recieves oral sex from a female (or male, for that matter), the threat for HIV is non existant. So me being me, I pick up a...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...the three-month window period.3. See a urologist regarding your past history of bloody ejaculate and recent experience with painful ejaculation.Good luck!Dr. Bob Read more »

College guy that just donated to the foundation. Lymphogranuloma Venereum (LGV, 2010)

Good evening Dr. Bob,I am a heterosexual male in my mid 20's and now engaged. I have only been with 5 woman in my past. Prior to my engagement and meeting my fiance , I had a one time unprotected episode of oral and vaginal sex with a female. this...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,You had a one-time unprotected nookie in 2007. Since then you've had 18 negative HIV-antibody tests out to 2.3 years plus an undetectable quantitative HIV plasma RNA PCR viral load at 10 weeks. Exactly what part of "HIV negative" are you having... Read more »

Wrong answer to "- ARS - ease, please help - I'll gladly help with a donation"

Doc. I believe you misplaced the answer to the question I sent you yesterday. "ARS - please, please help - I'll gladly help with a donation!" The answer makes not much sense with the question. :)Could you please answer the question again?Hi Dr., I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Sorry about the confusion! Here's your proper response:1. Unfortunately I can't diagnose the cause of rashes (or dots) over the Internet. Could stress/anxiety be playing a role? Yep!2. No. Your symptoms are not suggestive of or even worrisome... Read more »

ARS - please, please help - I'll gladly help with a donation!

Hi Dr.,I will try to describe as much as possible, so maybe you can help me:I had an encounter 8 weeks ago with a girl (normal asian college girl), where the condom broke. I believe the contact with her vagina was approximately 30 sec. No...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,It is indeed possible that your partner has remained HIV negative despite multiple exposures over the past two years. Not every HIV exposure leads to viral transmission, thankfully! For example, the CDC estimates the per-act risk for acquiring... Read more »
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Tested Once - ARS related symptoms?

Posted by bbny, 2 Replies
I'm a male. I had a potential exposure a few weeks ago with a woman of unknown status. The condom broke during intercourse and moments later I had put on another because I realized it had broke before we finished. I never ejaculated, even with the... Read more »

Worried over nothing? I hope...

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Hey guys, long time lurker, first time poster here. Just wanted to kinda vent over my situation for a bit... Guess I'll start with my risk. Four different encounters with 4 different men over the course of 5 months. All protected with me as the top... Read more »

ARS SYMPTOMS, MAYBE? A LONG STORY FROM 7/26 POSTIN

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
Hi There, Here is the story. I was seeing someone for almost a year and back in Nov, we decided we wouldn't use protection because we were just seeing eachother. After our last encounter, a couple of days before feb 14 (unprotected), I decided I... Read more »

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Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I'm very concerned for my younger brother... about 2-2 1/2 weeks ago he had sex for the first time. He's 17. Both him and his girlfriend talked about everything before having sex and both agreed that it's stupid and ridiculous to not use condoms... Read more »