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Candidiasis (Thrush)

What Is Thrush? Can It Be Prevented? How Is It Treated? Natural Therapies The Bottom Line What Is Thrush? Candidiasis is a common opportunistic infection in people with HIV. It is an infection caused by a common type of yeast (or fungus) called candida. This yeast is found in most people's bodies. A healthy immune system keeps it under control. Candida usually infects the mouth, throat, or vagina. It can occur months or years...
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Struggling to carry on :-(..please reply - part 2

Hi Dr.Bob,Sorry to post a follow up to my original question. But, I'm still worried about having hiv even though I've now had 10 antibody hiv tests (mixture of 4th gen and rapid tests) and it's gone 3 years since my risky encounter.The reason that...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Ten negative HIV tests out three years from your walk on the wild side and still you are perseverating on the possibility of being virally enhanced??? Dude, exactly what part of "HIV negative" are you having trouble understanding?Your... Read more »

Struggling to carry on...pt4 (ANOTHER I'M POSITIVE i'M POSITIVE, 2010)

Dear Dr.Bob,Well Im here again. Im scared still that I do have HIV. I havent had anymore tests since the last time I wrote to you however, the 12 tests Ive had previous were all negative. Anyway, the cause of my digestive problems has been diagnosed...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...The reason that I'm back is because I've had seborrheic dermatitis and oral thrush confirmed by my doctor and I've also got penile thrush that just wont get better. I just don't understand it. I've started to get so many hiv symptoms but, keep... Read more »

Hello from Australia Dr. Bob

Hi Mr. Funny,I wish we had super cool doctors like you over here, we probably do, but I haven't found them yet!I have a case study I am hoping you may be able to assist with please:* Information - male to female (heterosexual) monogamous...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hey Aussie Study Bug,1. Is it "likely"? No.2. ARS symptoms are very variable from person to person. That hers lasted only 48 hours and that a family member subsequently had similar symptoms would strongly suggest viral gastroenteritis ("stomach... Read more »

Hello from Australia Dr. Bob - No reply needed - JUST THANKS

Hello to the super cool Dr. Bob - no reply needed just a SUPER HUGE THANKS TO YOU!I was thrilled to receive your response this morning in Australia, it reminded me of what a kind, considerate and funny person you are.After years of interest and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hey Aussie-Dude,You're welcome. If you don't get an A+, I'll have to have a chat with your instructor when I get there in February.Cheers.Dr. BobHello from Australia Dr. Bob Jan 5, 2011Hi Mr. Funny, I wish we had super cool doctors like you over... Read more »
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What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of advanced HIV, also known as AIDS. It's what you do that puts you at risk for HIV... Read more »
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Systemic Candidiasis

Table of Contents Cause Diagnosis Treatment Antifungal Drugs and Pregnancy Side Effects The Problem of Antifungal Resistance Drug Interactions Preventing Fungal Infections Naturally Chart for Treating Candidiasis Candidiasis... Read more »
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Fluconazole (Diflucan)

What Is Fluconazole? Why Do People With HIV Take It? What About Drug Resistance? How Is It Taken? What Are the Side Effects? How Does It React With Other Drugs? What Is Fluconazole? Fluconazole is an antifungal drug. In the... Read more »
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Fungal Infections

Table of Contents What Are Fungal Infections? Candidiasis Cryptococcosis Histoplasmosis Aspergillosis Conclusion What Are Fungal Infections? Fungi (singular is fungus) are a kind of germ. Most fungi are harmless to humans,... Read more »
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Is this it? Am I dying?

Posted by pr2005, 6 Replies
...I am now back in the 200s. I've had anal warts for over two years that just will not respond to treatment, suffer recurring penile thrush and various other ailments that really do suggest my immune system just isn't able to cope any more. Over... Read more »

Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she... Read more »

Need help and assurance - peculiar exposure

Posted by cricket, 1 Reply
Hi Had handjob, rubbing and brief boob kissing exposure 3 months back at massage parlour. No other sexual activity other than these and full body massage. 1)Exactly 2 months later developed Genitl warts - doctor said could be from handjob. 2) Have... Read more »

Penile Thush - is thsi a sign ?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...stupid mistake. Anyway, why I am posting again,(and I am sorry if this annoys people) is that I have developed what I think is Penile Thrush, three weeks after my exposure. Is this a sign that I am seroconverting, or is it because I am stressed... Read more »