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Have malabsorbtion and Georaphic Tounge. please help Doc. at wits end.

Hey Doc. I'm 42, married with 3 kids. And I've made the biggest mistake of my life. and may cost me my life. feeling so very ashamed and guilty of my betrayal of trust and possibly HIV infection that i may have inflicted upon my family....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi.Does your story sound like anything I've seen before? Yes, absolutely. In fact it's quite common! Married guy with kids makes "biggest mistake of (his) life" by having unprotected sex with whomever and then feels "ashamed... Read more »

Antibiotics and a thrush that hasn't gone away!!!

Dear Dr. Resnik, First of all I would like to thank you so much for taking the time to help us... Read more »

Thrush treatment and antibiotics

Dr,I have just tested HIV+ and also found out I have "full-blown AIDS" Viral load... Read more »
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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)... Read more »
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Tuberculosis Strain Thrives on Antibiotic

Researchers have reported the case of a TB strain in a patient in China that actually thrives in the presence of the first-line TB drug rifampin. The 35-year-old patient failed to respond to the World Health Organization's optional thrice-weekly... Read more »
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Black AIDS Institute

An Ounce of Treatment Is Worth a Pound of Prevention

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ORAL THRUSH - from antibiotics or early HIV?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
After taking antibiotics for a while (different kinds were described when my uti did not go away) my tongue started to burn and it's white in the back. this has been going on for over two weeks. possible hiv exposure from unprotected sex a bit over... Read more »

Thrush or Geographic tounge

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Its been 6 months since possible exposure and now I think I have thrush or geographic tounge. The problem is on the front of my tounge. Every morning when I wake up its back white lines of like white stuff. I brush it off and its a little red under... Read more »

Oral thrush will not go away...

Posted by Sal, 3 Replies
Hi there,
I tested negative at about 5 weeks after protected sex with a CSW.
Sore throat and thrush will not go away. My GP has given me several antibiotics and treated my oral thrush with Nystatin and Mycelex. Niether one seems to get rid of my... Read more »

what are thrush symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I am just curious as to what the symptoms of thrush are. I know this may sound silly but does it resemble a plaque buildup on the tounge? Im not saying that I dont brush my tongue but I just want to know if they look similar....... Read more »