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Rash After Touching Skin Worried I Have HIV

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PLEASE POST FOR ALL WORRIED WELLS!!!!

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...appreciation for your generous gift to The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation (www.concertedeffort.org). Your one gift will touch many lives in desperate need. On behalf of those lives, please accept my heartfelt thanks.Regarding... Read more »

Anal touching - I pray not with blood!

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

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...some cases, the side effects may differ: Rashes: Researchers say that HIV+ womenare more likely than men to experience skin rashes from HIV medications. Liver problems: Women are more likelyto experience liver problems as a medication... Read more »
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PLEASE help! Rash, no fever...worried SICK

Posted by molls1992, 4 Replies
...from what I KNOW of him, he hasn't been with anyone other than me for over a year, and is 100% heterosexual. I just had an HIV test in April after being with him....NEGATIVE. But now after this last instance, I've developed a HORRIBLY itchy... Read more »

No penetration = no HIV?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...on my back, too and ejaculate oozed down between my butt cheeks and down my leg. Sorry to be so graphic but am I at risk for HIV infection? He doesn't know his status. Read more »

Worried well with alarming symptoms, few questions

Posted by scaredstiff, 4 Replies
...recently, but my fingers and part of my palm will still go numb occasionally, sometimes they will feel cold, but not be so to the touch. And sometimes I notice my forearms is numb. It is especially bothersome when I'm typing or leaning on my... Read more »

negative so far but nagging symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...originally from south america. I also am getting itchy red rashy marks that dont last that long. my skin will itch and i will barely touch it and it turns red like a rash. Im worried that this is a systematic infection because these symptoms are... Read more »