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Receiving Head Negative At 16 Weeks

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"Heart Ruling Head" - Follow Up / Updates

Hi Dr Bob,Please carry on reading! My previous post to you can be found at: have a bit of a follow up, and a couple of questions - *My dodgy bowel movements turned out...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...emphatically state upfront that my assessment has not changed. (See below.)Addressing your follow-up concerns:1."Can I be sure I have ruled out HIV?" Exactly what part of "HIV is not your problem" and ". . . you don't have HIV . . ." are you... Read more »

RE: "Heart Ruling Head" - Follow Up / Updates

Firstly, I just wanted to say "thanks" for answering my follow-up question. It was much... Read more »

Heart ruling head? All out of logic. Help!

So I used to be a completely logical person. However, this is something I cant shake. To the facts:... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network


...potent regimen with either a protease inhibitor or an NNRTI. The zidovudine (AZT) in Combivir can cause fatigue and anemia. One head-to-head study against Truvada found greater toxicity with Combivir, due to anemia (see Retrovir). The warning on... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network


...ketoconazole. Vfend is not recommended. Reducing dose and frequency of rifabutin to 150 mg every other day or three times a week is recommended. Use caution with anti-convulsants: Tegretol (carbamazepine), phenobarbital, and Dilantin (phenytoin).... Read more »
The Well Project

Gynecological Problems

...Syphilis Syphilis is a sexually transmitted infection caused by bacteria. The first symptoms of syphilis usually occur about three weeks after exposure. The first symptom is a hard, painless, red sore at the site of sexual contact. This sore... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...hours, but most test sites send samples to outside labs, where they are tested in batches, so you may have to wait one to two weeks for results. Beyond the Window Period ELISA tests are very rarely "false negative." This means if you have a... Read more »
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hit over the head

Posted by sixtwenty3, 4 Replies
...feel like i've been hit over the head and reeling since being diagnosed as hiv positive. i have spent the better part of two weeks reading everything i can on the internet only to feel overwhelmed, confused, scared. from reading some of the posts... Read more »

coping til neg. boyfriend needs other women

Posted by inadaze, 2 Replies
...tested pos 10 wks ago. My boyfriend is negative and was/is....? very supportive and caring. I had this dilusion that we were staying away ffrom Read more »

Paranoid about outcome

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...Hello there, I was just curious to see if anyone was feeling the same way. I am still waiting to do another test but I tested negative at 2 1/2 months. I still feel 'convinced' that I am infected, did any of you who turned out to be negative feel... Read more »

Can't get it out of my head

Posted by kev2006, 5 Replies
...with a woman about nine months ago, I've had thousands of symptoms and several anybody tests. The results were negative at 3.5 weeks, 7 weeks, 12 weeks, 5 months, 6 months and 8 months. Before the incident I was a regular blood donor. I've not... Read more »