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Physical Signs Of HIV

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Ask the Experts

What are the first physical signs of Aids?

i just had a relative to die and the police told us that he had the first physical signs of AIDS ....which was something about his mouth....is this true and do you have pictures so i can compare?...
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
Your relative may have had thrush or oral hairy leukoplakia, which are both HIV-associated infections that occur in the mouth. Look elsewhere on this site to see if you can find some pictures or links to other sites with pictures.... Read more »

Physical Signs of Infection

What types of physical signs would someone exhibit during the first year of infection? Which are... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Married Women in India Who Experience Physical, Sexual Abuse by Husbands More Likely to Contract HIV, Study Finds

Married women in India whose husbands physically and sexually abuse them are about four times more likely to contract HIV compared with married women in the country who do not experience abuse, according to a study published recently in the Journal... Read more »
TheBody.com

News & Views: Let's Get Physical; Cutting Corners on HIV Prevention; the "Silent Epidemic"; and More

HIV News & Views, Aug. 22, 2013 - TheBody.com August 22, 2013 Top Stories at TheBody.com Read Past Newsletters Change/Update Subscription HIV/AIDS BLOG CENTRAL Janine Brignola: The Journey Is the... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Tackling Physical, Mental Health Of Prisoners Would Improve Public Health, Researchers Say

Providing the more than 10 million people incarceratedaround the world "with better health care could prevent outbreaks of HIV and tuberculosis from spilling over into the general population experts say," the Associated Press/ Washington Post ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

One in Three Women Experience Sexual, Physical Violence, World Health Organization Report Says

"One in three women experience sexual or physical violence -- most likely from their intimate partner, according to a report from the [WHO]," CNN reports (Park, 6/20). "The report, 'Global and regional estimates of violence against women:... Read more »
Connect With Others

My doctor is refusing to treat my HIV until I sign

Posted by Garth, 2 Replies
Hello world,
As a newly diagnosed HIV gay man, living in Edmonton Alberta, ( diagnosed 1 year now) I am facing what I beleive to be discrimination and bullying by my doctor. My counts when first diagnosed were CD4 500 and viral load 16,000. Over... Read more »

Physical

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I recently had a routine physical. My doctor did a finger prick to check my hemoglobin. If I were HIV+ would it show up in something like this? Thanks

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Depleted emmotionally and physically!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
I am the "It's all over folks" poster on page 5 of this forum if you want more background information.

The good news is I did test neg at about 5/6 weeks. The bad news is that I have been sick for about a month now. Never been this physically ill... Read more »

Physical symptoms keep coming back?

Posted by haley, 3 Replies
So I've been infected for about a month now. I started getting symptoms after week one and after week 2 I found out I was positive. After about 7-8 days of symptoms, I started feeling a lot better physically. I even had my appetite back and... Read more »