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Tingling In Feet After Getting Head Worried I Have HIV

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Comfort for the Worry Wells

Hi Bob,I wanted to email you, not with a question but with some info that may be of help to all those people who are worrying themselves sick over possible ARS / HIV symptoms and how powerful the human mind can be.Holidaying in Bangkok a few months...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Cole,Thanks for your thanks and kind comments and for taking the time to write in and share your story. Hopefully it will help other worried wells escape their own self-induced worried-well hells!Be well.Dr. Bob Read more »

Badda Bing

Third time writing. Hope I'm fortunate enough to get a reply from you. I know your busy. Thank you... Read more »

still very worried, hiv2?

Hi Dr. Bob, I've written before and you've been so gracious to reply. I promise this is my last... Read more »
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High Anxiety: AIDS Anxiety in the Worried-Wells and Worried-Sicks, Part Two

...predisposed to anxiety, individuals facing physical challenges, such as chronic illness like HIV/AIDS or cancer, experience excessive worry and fear at a higher rate than the general population. The challenges associated with a virus that wants... Read more »
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High Anxiety: AIDS Anxiety in the Worried-Wells and Worried-Sicks, Part One

...Mar 22, 2006 or on license plates ... hiv 2 research Jun 13, 2006 There are many terms for this type of irrational worrying -- AIDS phobia, AIDS panic, AIDS hysteria, AIDS anxiety, etc. The condition is comprised of three major... Read more »
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Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

...Feet throbbing or cramping at night Sudden sharp shooting pains It is these slight or occasional sensations that are often overlooked byboth the patient and the doctor. Do not ignore these symptoms or they may getworse. In some cases the... Read more »
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What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

...obsessive-compulsiveness. The key is to realize when your fears about HIV are legitimate and when they're not. Keep in mind that, if you're worried that something you did put you at risk for HIV, no matter how "out there" you might think your... Read more »
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Worried and need to get tested

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...and the advice given. Here is my situation, a few weeks ago, I had a moment where I was thinking in my pants, and not in my head. The situation was I had unprotected anal sex with a 1 night stand. A very stupid, regretful move. About 2 weeks... Read more »

What is this?

Posted by ExWorryWart, 8 Replies
...doc tomorrow morning..But want to know if anyone experenced anything similar(males).... Million dollor question...can it be HIV? Because of coinfection prostatis and HIV, am I late converter? I know I am not making sense here but ...any one... Read more »

burning tingling in hands and feet

Posted by Worried12, 3 Replies
...Me again.... now I have burning and tingling in my hands and feet some times. Is it all in my head? Its not even an HIV symptom is it? Is it even possible to not seroconvert until 5 months after exposure? I had a negative blood Read more »

Sick of the worried 6

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...Why don't the bunch of you whiny worried wells take all your symptoms and go to the CDC! I am quite sure they, unlike us, are very interested in studying you and hearing Read more »