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What Are Sings And Symptoms Of HIV And AIDS

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What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of advanced HIV, also known as AIDS. It's what you do that puts you at risk for HIV -- not how you feel. Your mind is a powerful thing. 1.There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of advanced HIV, also known as AIDS. HIV is a virus that attacks...
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singing and HIV

I'm not sure which forum to ask this question on but here goes...I enjoy singing and I'm afraid the HIV virus will affect my singing voice. I already hear a difference. Also lately I've been very congested, especially in the nasal...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
HIV rarely directly effect singing (the throat/larnyx). More often chronic irritation from drainage (from allergies for example), over use from singing, smoking, acid refux effects, or other conditions would impact singing so looking for other... Read more »

-Donated- Now can you help sing it with me..Woo-Hoo?

Hey Dr.Bob,I just got my 12 week negative and I feel absolutely Ecstatic!!! Even though everyone told me I had nothing to worry about including you, I wanted to relieve any doubt in my head about the window period -ESPECIALLY since I got sick AFTER...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi Nutty! (Or should that be Mr. Case?),Either way, Woo-de-frickin'-hoo! Sure I'll play it on the piano. Shall I mix in a bit of "Happy Days Are Here Again" with the "Happy Birthday" tune?Thank you for your donation.... Read more »

symptoms of aids dimentia

I need to know the early sings and symptoms of dimentia. I have a friend that may have the beginning of dementia. Any information you can give will be a help. thank you so much....
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
The early symptoms of HIV-associated dementia are apathy, social withdrawal, fatigue, and slowed thinking. However, these symptoms are not very specific, and the presence of one or more of these symptoms does not mean someone has dementia. In order... Read more »

On and Off Fever for 4 days, sing of drug resistance?

Gud Day Dr. Keith. I got fever since Monday and up to now.last CBC count and urine test are ok. the cause of fever is undetermined, does it mean my ARV medicines are getting in effective or drug resistance already? im taking the first line for 3...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
In most cases a fever would not be a direct sign of a failing HIV regimen but would more likely indicate an intercurrent health problems such as a viral, respiratory, or other type of infection that may merit a general health evaluation. KH... Read more »
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To the poster of "try to sing this song"

Posted by ItsFaith, 1 Reply
You know Mr. Anon...I'm having a horrible time of things...unrelated to HIV...that I won't get into, but I've been especially worried and anxious lately and I took your advice today....everytime i would start to fill up or hypervenhilate I would... Read more »

s********ing bricks!

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Hi guys,

I was here on this board a couple of years back. I went through hell. I had all the classic symptoms of ARS and i flew to the US to get checked by the doctor. They made a whole buch of tests including an HIV ELISA whcih came out negative.... Read more »

low chances but sings are showing I'm HIV+

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
2 weeks ago I had sex with a sex trader and there was a low risk of infection because of fingering (most of you know the story) because I bite my nails.. this 2nd week and I'm having neck pain and sore throath.. I think I'm infected :(

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hiv- w/ lots of aids symptoms

Posted by My3Cents, 3 Replies
"...ICL, is an immunodeficiency syndrome in which...HIV, cannot be detected...ICL can be referred to as Non-HIV AIDS...Non-HIV AIDS may also be transmissible.." http://www.autoimmune.com/Non-HIVAIDSGen.html Read more »