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Transmission from bugs or insects...

Hi Dr. Bob,I know that you have answered questions about transmission from mosquiotos alot but I read an article stating that they can transit a number of dieases...This is the site that I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,". . . Can any type of insect or bug transmit HIV or hepatitis . . . ." No, absolutely and unequivocally not. End of story! At least until the next person drags up this QTND (question Read more »

HIV infection

So, rather than ask the question can you get aids from bed bugs, I prefer to ask, can you get aids... Read more »
Articles
AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis C and HIV

... What Is Hepatitis C? How Is It Diagnosed? How Is Hep C Treated? Can Hep C Be Prevented? Hep C and HIV Together The Bottom Line What Is Hepatitis C? The hepatitis C virus (HCV) can cause liver damage. HCV is transmitted Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

HIV and Hepatitis C Co-Infection

... Are you HIV positive and newly diagnosed with hepatitis C (Hep C)?Do you have one virus and think youmight be infected with the other? Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis: Overview

...function tests. Blood tests also look for the viruses that can cause hepatitis. Testing for hepatitis is recommended for all HIV+ people. If you have hepatitis and your health care provider wants to see if your liver is damaged, they might order... Read more »
MyFabulousDisease.com

Tracking the Elusive HIV "Bug Chasers"

...chasers" is a term describing, now hold on to your lunch here, people who are on a deliberate hunt to become infected with HIV. They have other snappy monikers (they are typically gay, after all), such as "gift seekers" and "gift givers." "Bug... Read more »
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New ways of transmission between partners?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...partner by biting before its hybernation period in the night. Hepatitis C might fit this as well as far as I can tell. Why not HIV or other serious infections? Isnt this something we should be watching? Read more »

What do you guys think? Bug chasers

Posted by comix, 5 Replies
...I accidently ran into this article while browsing a news site, and I couldn't beleive what I was reading. Its about "Bug chasers", people who intentionally want to infect themselves because they find it erotic. Its very strange, and if it is true Read more »

Hepatitis y HIV??

Posted by jsco, 2 Replies
...Hola a todos alguien tiene informacion si la hepatitis B o C hace indetectable al virus del HIV y cuanto tiempo tarda en ser dectectable si lo tenes? es el unico analisis que no me he hecho. Gracias Read more »

CAN WE SEE ALL THE E-MAILS ON KOREAN HIV BUG PLEAS

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
: Dylan THANKS FOR CLEARING THAT ONE UP PHEW,I TOO WAS WITH A GIRL FROM SOUTH KOREA.DONT KNOW IF SHE WAS SEX WORKER, BUT I DIDNT PAY HER.I MEY HER IN UK.CAN WE HAVE ALL THE E-MAILS THEY GAVE YOU...........PLEASE!IM REALLY SCARED. Read more »