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Testing Negative After Contact With Blood

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Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
...Eight years? You can get a reliable HIV test after 8 months! If you test negative, that means you were not infected in that encounter, fortunate soul. It's time to move on. Continue to take care of yourself Read more »

Help! problem with HIV results for pregnancy blood test

Hi Doc, last monday i went for my routine pregnancy blood test, when the result came back it asked... Read more »

Instant HIV test Conclusive?

Let me 1st start by saying someone with HIV/AIDS tried to infect me threw a blowjob...Bit their lip... Read more »
Articles
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...(reactive) result means: You are HIV-positive (carrying the virus that causes AIDS). You can infect others who come into contact with your blood, semen or vaginal fluid. You should take necessary precautions to avoid transmitting HIV... Read more »
The Well Project

Myths About HIV

...HIV. The myth : "I'm safe because I'm a virgin." The reality: Virgin is just a label. If you have had no sexual contact at all, you're not at risk through sexual transmission. If you have had oral or anal sex, but consider yourself a... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis C and HIV

... What Is Hepatitis C? The hepatitis C virus (HCV) can cause liver damage. HCV is transmitted by direct blood-to-blood contact. Most people get hepatitis C (hep C) through injection drug use with shared equipment. Up to 90% of people who... Read more »
The Well Project

Caring for Your Liver if You Have HIV/AIDS

...(HCV) If you test negative, there are is no vaccination, so avoid taking risks that will expose you to the HCV virus, such as contact with infected blood or needles (see TWP info sheet on HCV) If you test positive, make sure your health care... Read more »
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? about prenatal testing

Posted by 21157, 1 Reply
...doctor about my concern with hiv and he did not seem to care and when i started crying he told me that when i get my prenatal blood test done that it is one of the test. They have about 4 or 5 docs. there and seemed unorganized> i was so upset... Read more »

Testing

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...this is in reference to the testing below. ok well i got tested and I called my doctor a week and one day since i got tested and i was negative but I was jw if Read more »

testing

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...you got your blood work would they call you and leave a msg if you werent home ? and say you were on holidays how would they contact you to let you know ? Read more »

Possible Positive HIV Test

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...killed viral exposure? Could our own immune systems be picking up immune responses from out significant other through casual contact? Have there been any studies with serodiscordent couples showing any immune response or echoing immune response... Read more »