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Itchy Scrotum Worried It Could Be HIV

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Comfort for the Worry Wells

Hi Bob,I wanted to email you, not with a question but with some info that may be of help to all those people who are worrying themselves sick over possible ARS / HIV symptoms and how powerful the human mind can be.Holidaying in Bangkok a few months...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Cole,Thanks for your thanks and kind comments and for taking the time to write in and share your story. Hopefully it will help other worried wells escape their own self-induced worried-well hells!Be well.Dr. Bob Read more »

worried sick about HIV risk and symptoms

Dear Dr. Franscino,I am very worried about my potential exposure to HIV and worried that the... Read more »

HIV worry has caused my body to fall apart (JUST MADE A DONATION OF 70$)

Thank you for all that you do, Doc.I had protected oral and vaginal sex with a sex worker in Spain... Read more »
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High Anxiety: AIDS Anxiety in the Worried-Wells and Worried-Sicks, Part Two

...relaxation, physical exertion and psychotherapy with or without psychotropic medications. Want to get in touch with Dr. Bob? You can reach him through his "Ask the Experts" forum , by sending a message to the Robert James Frascino AIDS... Read more »
The Body

High Anxiety: AIDS Anxiety in the Worried-Wells and Worried-Sicks, Part One

...phobia. So why do some folks develop irrational fears such as AIDS phobia while most folks just experience routine normal fear? Good question! No one is quite sure; however, researchers in this field point to four factors that increase the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Philippines Worried About Rapid Rise in HIV/AIDS Cases

... Responding to a worrying spike in new HIV/AIDS diagnoses, the Philippines health department today vowed to increase its outreach to those most at risk. Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Advocates Worry Conviction of Gay Couple in Malawi Could Hurt Efforts to Fight HIV/AIDS

...hamper the fight against AIDS," NPR reports. The piece examines the situation in other African countries and efforts to promote HIV prevention and treatment among MSM. "Gay people forced underground in Africa are unlikely to seek counseling and... Read more »
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worried of getting stabbed with hiv in my foot

Posted by worried1234, 3 Replies
...about my situation. i need to know if someone pricked you with a hiv infected syringe or needle,will there be blood coming out? i need to know will the injected spot sore ? if i want an all round test for hepatithis,hiv and any other possible... Read more »

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Posted by worried17
... an itchy scalp a symptom of hiv? Read more »

Im Worried That im Infected With Something

Posted by Jaypoc0, 1 Reply
...often if that could cause it. my lips are dry and it feels as if their is always something in my throte. what could this be. I Itch all over but i heard that could from psycosematic stress. please if you could help me with this and put my mind to... Read more »

worried itchy bumps

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...put on meds and had a bad allergic reaction to them. so i am going at it without any meds. For the past two weeks i have this itching all over my body and in some spots it has a hivelike rash. i have an appointment with a dermatologist, but now... Read more »