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Probability Of Getting AIDS From Urine

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The Well Project

Caring for Your Gut: Dealing With Diarrhea, Nausea and Other Stomach Problems if You Have HIV/AIDS

...body's water and vital nutrients (electrolytes). If the water is not replaced you will become dehydrated. Symptoms of dehydration include: Thirst, anxiety, weakness, confusion, lightheadedness, fainting Smaller amounts of urine Dry and pale skin Increased heart rate Decreased blood pressure Try to drink before you feel dehydrated. Clear juices, such as apple, peach, or pear are less harsh on the gut than other types of juices that are...
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drinking your own urine help fight hiv ???

Hello Dr Robert keep up the great work you,l was tld drinking your own urine every morning boost your cd4 numbers and makes your inmune system stronger ??? is this true ???thank you for your time
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Where did you hear such a wildly insane idea as that? Fox News's Glenn Beck perhaps?Drinking your own urine will neither boost CD4 counts nor improve immune function. But you probably guessed that already, right? Of course you did.Dr. Read more »

Re: Please Doctor, I'm really getting crazy

Dr. Bob,I truly appreciate your quick reply to my question and encourage yours and your colleagues' efforts in providing sound assessment to the situations submitted to you, even when they may occasionally sound to you as not having any grounds for...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...feeling has died down almost completely. My question Doctor, is whether you think that I should test for gonorrhea, chlamidya, HIV, etc. I have a stable girlfriend and the last I would like to see happen is that she gets hurt by my stupid and... Read more »

Urinal Delemma -- Please Help -- I will Donate !!

Dr Bob, Please take a moment and understand my dilemma. The mens room urinals at a mall I was at are not the kind that when you walk away they automatically flush. These are manual flsuhing urinals. Now my question is .. What are the chances from...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...problem. Even if you gave your big bopper a bath in the manual "flsuhing" urinal, which was used by a busload full of horned-up HIV studs, all popping their corks into the unflushed urinal just before you stepped up and dunked your trowser snake,... Read more »

Absolutely Stupid Father and Husband (SALIVA, SWEAT, URINE) (WATERSPORTS)(HIV BASICS)

Dr. Frascino, thank you for all you do. I have a question and I am hoping that you will answer. I had protected oral receptive sex with an HIV+ friend. I am male. To my knowledge the rubber stayed intact but my worry is of the following. I had...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...active, and two-thirds of STIs affect people under age 25. Many young people also use drugs and alcohol, which can increase the likelihood that they will engage in high-risk sexual behavior. For many years, there were no effective treatments for... Read more »
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The Well Project

What Is HIV?

...The HIV antibody test (called ELISA or EIA) is one of the most reliable medical tests. It can be done on blood, mouth swab, or urine. Before a positive antibody test result is reported, it is confirmed by another test called a Western Blot.... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Mycobacterium Avium Complex (MAC)

...different opportunistic infections can cause these symptoms. Therefore, your health care provider will probably check your blood, urine, or saliva to look for the bacteria that causes MAC. The sample will be tested to see what bacteria are... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Clarithromycin (Biaxin)

...provider will probably watch your lab results carefully for any sign of liver damage. Let your health care provider know if your urine gets dark or your bowel movements get light-colored. Antibiotics kill some helpful bacteria that normally live... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Fluconazole (Diflucan)

...liver. Your doctor will probably watch your lab results carefully for any sign of liver damage. Let your doctor know if your urine gets dark or your bowel movements get light-colored. Fluconazole can also cause kidney damage. Let your doctor know... Read more »
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Probably infected now

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...on again, they're sort of wet in the panties area, like my lower ass got sort of wet and in the front too, and it smells like urine.. and I was hoping it was my urine but then I looked at the floor and there was too much, some urine went down my... Read more »

HIV/HepB Coinfection and test implications

Posted by Anonymous
...knowledgeable out there, is:- Can a Hep B infection cause a false negative HIV test? Especially at 6/7 weeks, and if so what level of probability? Im running out of ideas as to what is causing my illness, have eliminated a number of dieases... Read more »

still scared

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...i tested neg. at 10 and 13 weeks. i just went for my physical and they found a lot of blood in my urine. could this be related to hiv? Read more »

GOOD STUFF TO READ FROM DUDE

Posted by Anonymous
...29 Apr 2000. The other urinal was occupied by another guy. After he has one so (pee), it could be seen that he wanted to rid urine remains by "shaking" his organ. In a careless manner, he shook it fast and hard that some of his urine droplets... Read more »