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Is There Such A Thing As An Hiv Carrier

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is there such thing as HIV- carriers?

Hello Doc,I have tested negative for HIV out to six months and believe I am negative per the recommendations of this site and my own doctor. However, yesterday I had a discussion with some co-workers that really freaked me out. I consider myself...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,No, there is no such thin as a dormant HIV carrier. Likewise, there is no such thing as a vampire, the tooth fairy, the Easter Bunny or a compassionate conservative, no matter Read more »

Confused about carriers and transmitters of the hiv virus.

My partner is Hiv positive, he says that he is a carrier. I have unprotected sex with him but I... Read more »

Do HIV carrirers test negative (HIV CARRIERS) (HIV BASICS)

DO HIV carriers test negative? (I did an HIV 1&2 test which came back negative. But someone told me... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Jamaica: Most HIV/AIDS Carriers Don't Know They Are Infected

... Highlighting the need for increased voluntary HIV testing, the Ministry of Health (MOH) says two-thirds of the estimated 27,000 Jamaicans living with HIV/AIDS are unaware they Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Northwest China Province Requires HIV Carriers to Inform Partners

... A regulation recently adopted by the health department in Gansu province requires people with HIV/AIDS to inform their sexual partners within one month of their diagnosis. It also states that HIV/AIDS patients have a responsibility Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Brazil: Bid to Name Rio's HIV Carriers Online Sparks Row

...condemning a lawmaker's recent proposal to require Rio de Janeiro's state government to publish an online list of people who have HIV. The member of parliament, Jorge Babu, is a former member of the ruling Workers Party, having been recently... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Australia: Three HIV Carriers Held on Risk Fear

... Department of Health figures show three HIV-positive people have been detained in Victoria in the past two years for repeatedly failing to change behaviors that put others Read more »
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Hiv and AIDs reporting

Posted by rain05, 5 Replies
What exactly does the CDC do with your name and information? Who is able to access it? Read more »

I got Carried away?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...half way in and soon i realised an dpulled it out. Now i m scared that why will she do it without protection or she may be a carrier of HIV and wanted to spread it to me. What are my chances of contracting HIV, assuming she is carrier of the... Read more »

Possible HIV infection?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...is REAL!!! (It has now been a month and I'm still feeling the symptoms)This coming Monday I will find out the results of my HIV test. I know that even if I test negative I should have another one in six months to make sure. I would like to know... Read more »

HIV Specialist NYC

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...Recently I was diagnosed as HIV+ and currently use a provider at the Callen-Lorde clinic in NYC. Unfortunately I am not that pleased with them and am looking Read more »