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Time If Takes To Diagnosis Hiv

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Ref. My Questionable HIV Diagnosis

Dr. Frascino, your response to my presentation regarding my recent diagnosis which I had found confusing and I was going to seek a second opinion/testing, came to me as quite poignant. You proved to me that indeed you are well informed and educated...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...then start doing your part to inform others.Good luck. I'm here if you need me.Dr. BobPlease read complete details of my recent HIV diagnosis Feb 21, 2010Interesting developments and I am truly mystified. I was diagnosed with HIV about a month... Read more »

Psycological response to longterm HIV diagnosis?

I read a most interesting and self confirming article in the May/June Issue of PA (Positively... Read more »

Please read complete details of my recent HIV diagnosis

Interesting developments and I am truly mystified. I was diagnosed with HIV about a month ago. I... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Percentage of People Living With AIDS at Time of HIV Diagnosis Higher in Rural Areas of Japan, Study Says

The percentage of people in Japan who already have progressed to AIDS when they are newly diagnosed as being HIV-positive is higher in rural areas than in urban areas -- a finding that highlights the discrepancies in the country's HIV/AIDS control... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Estimated Lifetime Risk for Diagnosis of HIV Infection Among Hispanics/Latinos -- 37 States and Puerto Rico, 2007

...estimated 1.92% (one in 52) of Hispanics/Latinos would receive HIV diagnoses during their lifetimes, compared with an ELR for HIV diagnosis of 0.59% (one in 170) for whites and 4.65% (one in 22) for blacks/African Americans. Among... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

One in 22 Blacks Will Get HIV, CDC Report Says

... A new CDC report estimating the lifetime risk of HIV diagnosis for several populations found great disparities by racial/ethnic groups. Based on HIV surveillance, vital statistics, and census Read more »
PositiveWords

Disclosure: Being Out as an HIV-Positive Teen

...girlfriend. One of the hardest decisions facing an adolescent with HIV is whether to keep the virus a secret. Discovering an HIV Diagnosis After an HIV diagnosis, many youth keep their status a secret from peers, family members and sexual... Read more »
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Hiv-diagnosis about two months ago

Posted by Noa, 7 Replies
Hi, I am a 23-year old girl from Belgium, and trying to get in touch with other girls/women of more or less the same age as me, or who got infected at the same age. I'm infected since june last year, but got the diagnosis at the beginning of this... Read more »

How do you cope with a HIV+ diagnosis.

Posted by sunkyst, 5 Replies
...just seems like my world is falling in around me. I can't concentrate on anything, I'm an emotional wreck crying alot of the time. I just don't know how I'll be able to do my job at work with all of this going on. I guess I'm going to know... Read more »

having a hard time

Posted by bobill, 18 Replies
...guess, i mean i got wasted for the first thre to four months and now i dont want to do anything. i am just having a really hard time dealing with the fact that i am poz. i am really emotional and teter on the verge of depression. i guess i... Read more »

On the rise 3.5 years post HIV/AIDS diagnosis

Posted by PositiveInPVD, 5 Replies
...encouragement for anyone who is particularly new to this whole thing. After diagnosis in Dec 2002 when I was in very bad shape by the time we found out it was HIV (CD4 = 50, VL >650,000, thrush, wasting, all that bad stuff), I continue to show... Read more »