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Physical Symptoms Of Hiv Aids

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What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

... When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of advanced HIV, also known as AIDS. It's what you do that puts you at risk for HIV -- not how you
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Looking for some compassionate but honest advice. Plz! I've written several times and would love to donate

I had a vaginal unprotected exposure to a girl of unknown status. I had every symptom in the book like most people claim: thrush, weight loss (10 lbs.), ulcers and night sweats. This all occurred from 5 days to 2 months post exposure. Thrush still...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...you can work more cooperative and effectively.George, your problem remains psychological, not virological. For any persistent physical symptoms you should see an internal medicine physician for evaluation and ongoing care.Donation information for... Read more »

Please please please help 3rd attempt

I'm begging you for your help. I'm not going to lie and say that I will donate money in order to get an answer. If everyone on here that says they will donate actually did so, HIV/AIDS would be cured. I can, however, promise you my sincere...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...don't have hep C and can rely on our three month HIV test?I normally would not be too concerned by this, but in addition to HIV symptoms, I'm also exhibiting symptoms that are in line with HCV (i.e. liver pain). This is destroying my life and it... Read more »

HV and Hep C Coinfection.

I'm pretty sure I'm coinfected. I had all the HIV symptoms. The fatigue has been with me for 9 months. My liver started hurting at 6 months. All my tests up to 6 have been negative for both. I still god awful. What is the number of people who have...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...have expected your testing to be positive by now if you were infected with either virus.Sometimes severe anxiety can also cause physical symptoms. If you have had thorough medical evaluations, you may want to see if medications that treat anxiety... Read more »

Symptoms of Stress and Symptoms of HIV/AIDS

Can stress cause thrush and/or other symptoms of HIV infection?Thanks.
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...AIDS, and just about any other disease, even when they actually do not have these diseases.Sometimes emotional stress can cause physical symptoms. For example, people can sometimes develop stomach ulcers if they have prolonged emotional stress.... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Social Support and Maladaptive Coping as Predictors of the Change in Physical Health Symptoms Among Persons Living With HIV/AIDS

Researchers in the current study sought to examine social support and maladaptive coping as predictors of HIV-related health symptoms in a primarily low-income and diverse sample of HIV/AIDS patients with respect to gender, ethnicity, and sexual... Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Depression and HIV/AIDS

Table of Contents Depression Is More Common in Women How Do I Know if I'm Depressed? Depression Can Cause Serious Problems Treatment Options Get Evaluated and Treated for Depression Depression Is More Common in Women ... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Exercise and HIV

...pain in the feet (neuropathy, see Fact Sheet 555 ). Start exercising while you are still healthy. This can help you hold off symptoms of HIV that make you feel bad. Vary your exercise routine so that you do not get bored. Find new ways to keep... Read more »
The Well Project

Diabetes and HIV/AIDS

Table of Contents What Is Diabetes? Symptoms of Diabetes Glucose Tests Who Is at Risk for Diabetes? What Problems Can Diabetes Cause? How Are Diabetes and Pre-Diabetes Treated? HIV and Diabetes Taking Care of Yourself ... Read more »
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is this possible?

Posted by jkkljhklj, 1 Reply
...can somebody who's hiv negative that has hiv anxiety show hiv symptoms? (like night sweats or dry mouth) Read more »

I've had EVERY symptom related to HIV so depressed

Posted by Anonymous, 21 Replies
Hey guys, I've had practically every symptom in the past year and I'm hoping to God that it's something else because i'm scared to death to get tested to find out that I'm HIV positive. I've had white tongue, swollen lymph nodes in my throat,... Read more »

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Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I decided I would post the symptoms of stress instead of just a link. Physical symptoms of Stress: * sleep disturbances * back, shoulder or neck pain * tension or migraine headaches * upset or Read more »

HIV + or all in my mind?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Is it possible to recreate some of the physical symptoms of HIV through stress/anxiety? About 8 weeks I had what only can be described as a very, very low risk sexual encounter with a girl Read more »