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It Is True That All Cultures All Over The World Suffer From Hiv

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The Feminization of an Epidemic

...other sexually transmitted diseases when applied to the vagina or rectum. Ideally a microbicide would be effective, safe with frequent use, widely available, easy to store and use, surreptitious, and acceptable to a variety of cultures. Most studies to date on different microbicide products, starting with the failure of nonoxynol-9 to protect women against HIV infection (and the possibility of increased transmission rates), have shown...
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Med student suffering from Hiv anxiety and greetings from Argentina

Hi doc, I'm a 21 years old med student from Argentina, you surely know us for the well known Evita musical haha. Anyway, I performed oral sex to a gay guy 11 weeks ago and I've been suffering from this sore throat for 9 weeks, needless to say that...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Stud. (short for student!),Thanks for your kind comments. As you probably know, oral sex carries only a very minimal risk for HIV transmission/acquisition without extenuating circumstances being present. Also, negative HIV tests out to eight... Read more »


Hi,I am HIV patient and i have been suffering from cold and cough from last 10 days.I have already given you details on my cd4 count it is 855.I consulted docter he suggested me to use RENEA at bedtime for 10 days.But i almost recovered with cough...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Not able to provide much useful advice without a examination and more details. Full recovery from upper respiratory tract infections can be slow and often hindered by other contributing factors for some patients (such as allergies or smoking). KH Read more »

10 years of suffering, get yourself tested!

Not so much a question per se but advice. I had unprotected sex in 1999 and experienced ARS symptoms about a week later but it was not very severe. I stressed for 10 years about being HIV+, trying to convince myself I was not and going through...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...add your testimonial to the many others in our x-files (ex-worried wells) in hopes it will help others end their self-induced suffering!Be well!Dr. Bob Read more »

Cabability of AIDS sufferers

Hypothetically if prisoners who had full blown AIDs were pardoned from their sentences, would they have the life span/strength to continue to commit crimes. How physically weak are full blown AIDS patients, is there a biological point where they are...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Many if not most patients with AIDS on treatment in the US regain much of their health and feel reasonably good. Their life expectancy is steadily increasing with Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Kenya; Women AIDS Sufferers Lose Reproductive Rights

...Throughout the world, women suffer from stigma, deprivation and second class citizenship because of their gender. In the case of HIV-positive women, this discrimination Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Kenya Government Drafts Law to End Discrimination Against HIV/AIDS Sufferers

...The Kenyan government has drafted a law outlawing discrimination against people with HIV/AIDS, a junior minister said today. "The draft will make it a criminal offense to discriminate against anyone on the basis of Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Texas: Area Churches Rise to Challenge of Helping HIV/AIDS Sufferers

...Interfaith Network. Fort Worth's East St. Paul Baptist Church has previously brought in health care professionals to conduct HIV testing, said the Rev. L.S. Wilson, pastor. "The church is a life-saving station, to rescue the perishing and care... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Florida: Health District Cuts $400,000 Grant that Helped HIV Sufferers Stay on Medications, Navigate Insurance System

...important appointments, advocates told the board. "If a person stops taking their medication, not only does their own health suffer, they become more infectious to other people," said Yolette Bonnet, CEO of the AIDS program. Anita Byrd of West... Read more »
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6 months suffering

Posted by David75, 2 Replies
...Hello, Yesterday, I got my 6 months results : HIV and hep C negative. Bilirubin : 2.29 ( very high - liver ) CD4-count(698) ( very low) I'm still not able to work, sleep all Read more »


Posted by hepatitisC
...If you or anyone you know is a Hepatitis C sufferer please call 888-527-7779 x14 We are conducting a telephone study and if you qualify you will receive an incentive for your Read more »

Update:Suffering Anxiety

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...situation from last month ~Feb 28th. After repeated exposure for about 9 months, I tested negative (Girlfriend HIV+). I was still suffering severe anxiety about HIV infection so I started visiting this site. I tested again on the 5th of this... Read more »

Still suffering... Pruritius?!

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies many possibilities. I don't know what to think. If your skin doesn't feel dry, if you don't have a rash, if you don't have HIV, what could cause the bloody thing? Read more »