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Ticks And Hiv

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False Positives?

I think I know the answer to this question, but to confirm it...I just have to ask. I was tested positive for HIV in May of this year. My partner tested negative. The only risky behavior I have had was 8 years ago. I did show a Viral Load of...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...Given what I assume was a positive screening HIV antibody test, along with a positive confirmatory western blot test and HIV viral load of 50,000, HIV infection is confirmed. Read more »

Tick Bite On Scrotum

I was in the woods was bit by three ticks which created fairly large welts on my scrotum that have... Read more »

Ticking biological clock...

I am not sure if there is a forum for this but are there any resources available for HIV positive... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Madagascar’s Ticking HIV Time Bomb

...active adults in Fort Dauphin may have syphilis. Health officials are concerned that untreated syphilis lesions could facilitate HIV infection. Hemmed in by mountains, Fort Dauphin was long one of the most isolated towns on the island. But a... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Tiny Lesotho Struggles as AIDS Timebomb Ticks Away

...Southern Africa's Lesotho is one of the world's poorest countries, with a per capita income of $590 per year and the third-highest HIV/AIDS rate. Twenty-nine percent of those ages 15-49 are HIV-positive. Since 1991, life expectancy has fallen... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

East Timor's Ticking AIDS Timebomb

... HIV/AIDS advocates in East Timor are warning the disease could gain a foothold in the tiny Indonesian nation of 1.1 million people. Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New York: HIV/AIDS Protesters Demand Action

... Dozens of activists demanded more support for HIV/AIDS efforts Monday during a march from midtown Manhattan to UN headquarters, where world leaders have gathered to assess progress Read more »
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Asymptomatic Stage Hiv

Posted by nuthugger24, 2 Replies
...When a person is Hiv Positive experts say after ars a person will go into an asymptomatic phase. During this phase they say you will have no symptoms Read more »

Closet dwellers. What makes us tick?

Posted by Hi_Im_Jason, 2 Replies
...I would be interested to hear from other closet dwellers (past and present) that might have some insight into what makes us tick. Im sure that we have more in common than the obvious. Anyway enough of that deep stuff. Keep well Jason Read more »

Ricca Medical Marketing Group scam?

Posted by tuskpdx
...it very suspicious that the Ricca Medical Marketing Group of Southhampton, PA, hits you up with an email asking all of your HIV information, your address, your telephone numbers, the dates you were infected, and gathers a whole host of other... Read more »

KNOWING SPREADING HIV AROUND

Posted by Jazzy1973, 5 Replies
...wHY DO PEOPLE KEEP GOING AROUND SPREADING THIS TO EACH OTHER KNOWING U HAVE THIS? wHY CAN'T SOME ONE FIND SOME ONE THAT HAS HIV TOO? QUESTIONS I ASS BECAUSE I KNOW SOMEONE WHO GOES ON LINE AND MEET PEOPLE AND HAVE SEX WITH THEM& AFTER THEY... Read more »