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Hot Topics: Neuropathy and Exercise; Herpes and HIV; News on Once-Monthly Meds; and More

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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Use of Certain Antibiotics in Topical Cream Could Prevent HIV Transmission, Study Says

A class of antibiotics known as aminoglycosides could be used to make a topical cream that would trigger production of a protein in humans to prevent HIV transmission, according to a study published Tuesday in PLoS Biology , the Orlando Sentinel ... Read more »
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Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, August 17, 2009

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adverse effect of betamethasone, topical corticosteroid cream

hello doctor, i have used betamethasone cream for 2 months before i took my elisa test, does this affect test or could cause false negative?the result was both non reactive for HIv-1 and Hiv 2.I use that cream everytime my sebo flares up, since year...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Dexamethasone does not cause false + HIV tests.... Read more »

Please answer: New findings, "OESTROGEN CREAM TO HELP REDUCE HIV INFECTION IN MEN"

Is this for real? My gf = +. And I would like to f**k her without a condom. What do you think? Please reply Dr. BOB. You know that this is a new topic, and needs to be discussed further. Topical Oestrogen Keratinises The Human Foreskin and May Help...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Is this for real? Well, the research is being done, but so far only in monkeys on a human foreskin that was removed during circumcision. It's way, way, way too early to assume it works in the real world. If additional carefully controlled... Read more »

A bit off topic/but I could manage another donation

Ok well despite my initial fears, I don't believe hiv is my problem. Negative home access at around 6 months after last risky behaviour. My problem is that I have had redness and occasional dry skin on one area of the shaft of my penis. I went...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Frustrated in Utah,Why are folks in Utah so worried about having their genitalia examined and treated? The penis is a body part, and as such requires attention when something goes wrong. Your symptoms sound like a fungal infection, and... Read more »

Re: Topical Testosterone

I have tried Androgel 1% 50mg. My T level was around 450. Because of the cost of Androgel I switched to a compounded cream that I applied to the tops of my feet (one of the sites the pharmacy recommended) and I dropped to 255. I'm sure a rep...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
You may want to try a higher concentration testosterone cream (compounding pharmacies can make them up to 10%) or 100-200 mg weekly injections instead. I use apsmeds.com. Their HIV rep's email is anthony@apsmeds.comAlso, have your estradiol and... Read more »
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swollen lip nd Herpes Zoster

Posted by LLsexyLL, 1 Reply
On Wednesday I was just sitting and chatting with my colleague at work when I felt a funny sensation on the left part of my bottom lip, and then my lip just started swelling . I looked ridiculous like half my lip had been stung by bees. Three hours... Read more »

Stop the flames

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
People, everyone has the right to read and post on the forum.
Opinions are opinions and some people should better keep some opinions for themselves, nevertheless this forum has been established to provide support, information and compassion. This... Read more »

Please Stop the Nightmare! HELP!! (very long)

Posted by losangelesman, 2 Replies
This is very long but I need to tell my story as I am living an absolute nightmare right now. Been a very healthy straight man all of my life but have had some on again off again sex addiction issues where I acted out with men. I have learned... Read more »

22 poz..stopped taking meds/not disclosing status

Posted by Anonymous, 16 Replies
i was diagnosed hiv+ december 2003. i had an insane viral load of over a million. my initial cd4 was 280. i began taking medication and within 2 months i gained back the 50 pounds of weight i lost and became healthier than ive ever been before. i... Read more »