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Sore In Mouth Afraid I Have AIDS

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Scared to go to the doctor or get tested (WHAT YOU DONT KNOW CAN KILL YOU, 2010) ( IS IT BETTER TO GET HIV TESTED OR NOT TO KNOW, 2010)

Dr Bop please, please, please I need your help.I've written to you many times over the past few months, you have responded twice, and I thank you so much for that (I was the Positive I'm Positive Fluffernutter who tested negative on an Oraquick Oral...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...depression and fluffernutterness. I urge you to get the help you need without further delay.Good luck. HIV is not your problem; fear of HIV is!Dr. BobIs it better not to know? ( IS IT BETTER TO GET HIV TESTED OR NOT TO KNOW, 2009) Sep 16, 2009... Read more »

(Donated 40) Father died of Aids, I had incident and scared.

Yes, firstly I have seeked counseling from when my father died. Terrible story, I was 18 and it... Read more »

bed riddin from fear (my GP scared me again)

Hi Dr Bob I hope your doing well.I'm the guy who's doctor told me I needed pep for having a... Read more »
Articles
The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

...needles if you're a baby, being born to or breastfed by an HIV-positive woman unprotected oral sex (if you're providing the mouth; this is a much lower risk than the others) That's it. For any other type of activity -- kissing someone with... Read more »
The Body

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

... Read Part Two of this blog entry, posted on Sept. 23, 2010. Fear of an Epidemic Resulting in an Epidemic of Fear: The Worried-Wells Imagine being so frightened of contracting an illness that you begin believing God is sending you bad omens Read more »
The Body

What Do You Think Is the Best Way to Fight HIV/AIDS Stigma?

...    Shannon, International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies I think it's just word of mouth and spreading the news, you know? Getting together with your friends and then expanding -- social networks,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...the risk is less than that of unprotected anal or vaginal sex. If the person performing oral sex has HIV, blood from their mouth may enter the body of the person receiving oral sex through the lining of the urethra (the opening at the tip of... Read more »
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so scared!!

Posted by schokoo, 1 Reply
...symphtoms. it been 8 month after post exposure. And my girl friend have strong symphtoms, like cough,diarrea,white spot in her mouth what are those symphtoms,the symphtoms doesnt go away since 2 weeks. both of us had and still have some... Read more »

Scared....

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...HI, i just had one question. I live with someone who has HIV, and it really scares me cause i think that somehow i could catch it. please tell me if there is ANY way that i could catch it just from being in Read more »

unrealistic fear????

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...had oral sex and he came in my mouth. I spit it right way. I am scared I might get HIV never did that before I was drunk Help my fear thank you Read more »

scared still

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...that swollen nodes above the collar bone can be indicitave of serious inection). I've been getting recurrent canker sores in my mouth, red painful, swollen patches, and a persistant sore throat. I had a low risk exposure (oral) and tested neg at... Read more »