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Salvage Therapy

What Is Salvage Therapy? How Can You Avoid Salvage Therapy? When Does Someone Need Salvage Therapy? What Is a "Holding Regimen"? Getting Access to New Drugs The Bottom Line What Is Salvage Therapy? Antiretroviral therapy (ART) sometimes needs to be changed if the treatment is not working. This usually happens when the HIV viral load (see Fact Sheet 125 ) rises instead of staying very low. A rise in viral load almost always...
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$100 donation + $1000 if im Negative

hey Dr.bob U R THE MAN..BOB FOR PRESIDENT!!! gona make donation $100 after gettin the answer for this..and $1000 if im negative (the test next mounth)..i had unprotected oral sex (insertive) with a gurl with AIDS..i didnt know that..after 12...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi Tourist in the United States,Unprotected insertive oral sex carries only a very slight risk for HIV-acquisition risk even if the girl sucking on your penis Popsicle has HIV/AIDS.Your initial EIA HIV-1-positive and HIV-2-indeterminate test results... Read more »

cd4 268 viral load 1000

My NP wants to start me on Atripla with my viral load being 1000. I think that is rather low but she says its because my CD4 is 268 that she wants to start me on meds. I am very apprehensive about starting medications What is your view on this? Is...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
The decision to start HIV medications is driven mainly by the risk for development of AIDS defining events which is best assessed by the CD4 count. In addition, the lower the CD4 count is at start the less likely it is that it will rebound to > 500... Read more »

Follow up Question from April 19, 2006 who promised $1000 donation for answer of s/co ratio of 0.2.

I am currently in process to earn $1000 for donation I promised on April 19, 2006. Soon you will receive the money order for donation.I was releived of some pressure after reading your responses to my questions.but still had my doubts. because at...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,To answer your direct question, yes, you are negative for HIV, hep B and hep C, based on the results of the laboratory studies.Yes, I'm an immunologist and I see absolutely no indication from your history, "symptoms" or laboratory studies that... Read more »

$1,000 Donation Per Answer - Scared Shitless!! Please Answer Dr. Bob!!!!

About a year ago, I engaged in deep kissing, protected vaginal, protected anal, received protected oral after the various intercourse(I don't think the condom failed as far as I could tell as it seemed like it was still on before she started to give...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Kissing is not considered a significant HIV risk. Protected sex is protected if the latex condom is used properly and does not fail. There have been no documented cases of HIV transmission from rimming. That narrows your potential risk down to... Read more »
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Stopping the Spread of HIV

How Do You Get Infected With HIV? How Can You Protect Yourself and Others? What If I've Been Exposed? The Bottom Line How Do You Get Infected With HIV? The Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) is not spread easily. You can only get... Read more »
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Pregnancy and HIV

How Do Babies Get AIDS? How Can We Prevent Infection of Newborns? Breastfeeding How Do We Know if a Newborn Is Infected? What About the Mother's Health? The Bottom Line How Do Babies Get AIDS? The virus that causes AIDS can be... Read more »
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HIV Health Checklist

About This Checklist Routine Laboratory Tests Special Laboratory Tests Vaccinations About This Checklist People with HIV should have some laboratory tests and vaccinations on a regular basis. You might want to keep your own file... Read more »
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Saquinavir (Invirase)

What Is Saquinavir? Who Should Take It? What About Drug Resistance? How Is It Taken? What Are the Side Effects? How Does It React With Other Drugs? What Is Saquinavir? Saquinavir, also called Invirase, is a drug used as part of... Read more »
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Posted by LostNconfused, 5 Replies
I tested positive 3 days before Christmas and I think I am still numb to the fact. I haven't told any friends or family because I really don't know how and most are judgemental and I'm sure will walk away. But I guess if they do, then I didn't need... Read more »

Mission 1000

Posted by ravi, 6 Replies
hi regards from india I will be going on a sabbatical of sorts after i finish 1000 posts on the boards and i really dunno if i would be back... Anyways its time i guess to wind up, i did find somone saying that my posts are unimaginative and i... Read more »

Time to ban DL1000?

Posted by James1941, 2 Replies
I see that TheBody has deleted a post from DL1000 (I was going to say 'this dickhead' but, for the sake of decorum, I didn't). A question, or is it a conundrum? The question is, why doesn't TheBody just bar him? The conundrum is, if TheBody does... Read more »

I'm trying not to scare anyone, but facts are fact

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
In fact I'm not trying to scare anyone, and I don't want to make a kid's game out of the Bulletin Board. I'm just trying to make everyone realize that 99,9% of people doesn't cover all individuals, when talking about tests... I'm sure that 999 of... Read more »