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Length Of Time For Hiv To Become Aids

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Viral Loads - Length of Time to Drug Failure

I am an MT (Med Tech) who discovered that his partner was HIV+ via Rapid HIV testing that confirmed by Western Blot. He tested negative 5 months prior to the positive test that I did out of concern for his symptoms at that time (fatigue, malaise,...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Provided that one is able to tolerate the medications and is able to figure out the difficulties with adherence; I think that the durability of treatment regimens can be very, very good. We have several patients in our practice who have been on... Read more »

length of hiv in blood

I had surgery in 1975 & 1977 and received blood how worried should I be about having hiv?... Read more »

Unprotected HIV Top (Length of Time Matter?)

Hey Doc.,I was a top for a guy a couple of times both were unprotected clearly I am going to go get... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Pennsylvania: Valley Activists Still Fighting -- FACT Continues to Raise Money and Awareness About AIDS

FACT (Fighting AIDS Continuously Together) marks its 25th anniversary this month. The Lehigh Valley non-profit's longevity surprises even board members like Lou James, who recalls that in the late 1980s, some experts were predicting a cure for HIV... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Measures of Sexual Partnerships: Lengths, Gaps, Overlaps and Sexually Transmitted Infection

An important determinant in the overall transmission of sexually transmitted infections is the length of time between partnerships ("gap"). In the current study, the authors described the distribution of gaps, lengths, and overlaps among 1,194... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

It's the Best Time to Get HIV, and the Worst

Now is the best time to become infected with HIV. Unfortunately, it's also the worst time. Even though medicine has never cured anyone of their HIV, as had been promised in 1996, treatments have improved so much in the past decade that they've... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Time Between Initial HIV Infection and AIDS is Not Symptom-Free

If left untreated, HIV infection inevitably degrades the immune system, leading to the development of life-threatening infections -- AIDS -- about 10 years later. The time between initial HIV infection and the development of AIDS is commonly... Read more »
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What is the average length someone can live HIV +

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
What is the average age that someone can live with HIV? with meds and without...what about AIDS?
Thank you

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Length HIV lives outside the body?!

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
It is impossible for it to live more than a couplr minutes, is this right? Read more »

ARS symptoms length?

Posted by nonamegirl, 3 Replies
The closer I get to my results date, the more nervous I become.

I was reading through the forum and found this bit stated by vokz, "ARS / seroconversion illness is a short acute illness that lasts a few days. If you were one of the few people who... Read more »

ARS length

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I am a little bit confused and scary about what I read in the previous posts. I thought that the ARS length was 2 days to 2 weeks. I just read that it could be up to 6 weeks. Can anybody tell me what the real length is ?



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