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How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? Warning Signs of an HIV Fraud Common Sense About Unproven Treatments Questions You Should Ask Take Your Time; Check It Out The Bottom Line What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? HIV fraud is the promotion, advertisement, or sale of products that are supposed to diagnose, treat, or cure HIV when those products have not been proven to be safe and effective for those purposes. Regular medicine does not have a cure...
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HIV/AIDS (HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2010)

Can two HIV negative men develop HIV/AIDS from having unprotected sex with each other?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,See below.Dr. BobHow to contract HIV (HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2009) (Obama Budget Would Kill Abstinence-Only Funding) May 15, 2009If a HIV - woman and a HIV - man have sexual intercourse while the woman is on her menstrual... Read more »

A Barrister in Boston (I've read through archives and I don't think my question has been answered yet!)

Dr. Bob,Heres my story: I had sex with a guy for the first time and I ended up inserting and of course I wrapped it. The only thing that I am worried about is that I performed oral on him for 30 seconds with no ejaculation or anything (possible...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hey Barrister in Boston,I absolutely agree with your assessment: Oral sex is low risk (very low), ARS symptoms within 48 hours would be extremely unlikely (they take weeks, not days, to appear), PN would be uncommon during ARS, PN without any other... Read more »

Weird Symptoms

He Doc,Its me J from San Fran again. I attached my original question below, not to bore you but I know you get allot of questions so just as a little background. HIV Pos and my last tests indicate that my Cd4 count is 380 and my VL is 22,000. My...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello J,Unfortunately, without having access to your medical file and all laboratory tests and the benefit of a physical exam, I cannot advise you, with any degree of certainty, what is causing your various symptoms. What I can do is advise you that... Read more »

Please HELP!!

Doctor Frascino,Thanks for the fantastic work you and your organization are doing in regards to HIV/AIDS, and I am inclined to make a donation. I am in a dilemma and scared to death. I have what I believe to be HIV related symptoms, however, I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Your HIV-transmission risk unprotected oral sex while having a canker sore with a partner of unknown HIV status is extremely low to negligible. Symptoms beginning three days after the encounter would not be HIV related. Acute Retroviral... Read more »
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Lactic Acidosis and HIV/AIDS

Table of Contents Understanding Lactic Acidosis What Causes Lactic Acidosis? Symptoms of Lactic Acidosis Treatment Risk Factors Taking Care of Yourself Understanding Lactic Acidosis Mitochondria are small organs in... Read more »
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Caring for Your Gut: Dealing With Diarrhea, Nausea and Other Stomach Problems if You Have HIV/AIDS

Table of Contents Gut Basics The Gut and HIV Diarrhea and HIV Coping With Diarrhea Nausea, Vomiting and Anorexia Gas, Bloating and Heartburn Taking Care of Yourself Gut Basics The gut includes the stomach, small... Read more »
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Women, Depression and HIV/AIDS

Table of Contents Depression Is More Common in Women How Do I Know if I'm Depressed? Depression Can Cause Serious Problems Treatment Options Get Evaluated and Treated for Depression Depression Is More Common in Women ... Read more »
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Women and HIV/AIDS

Table of Contents A Look at the Numbers Is HIV Different for Men and Women? Treatment in HIV+ Women: Efficacy, Side Effects, and Drug Interactions Gynecological Issues in HIV+ Women Pregnancy and HIV In Conclusion A... Read more »
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Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she... Read more »

1st week as positive

Posted by RandyNnyc, 8 Replies
I just read several of the posts here...I recently tested positive too...i found out on November 5th at a routine visit to my regular doctor. I did not suspect it at all (i guess noone expects to hear the news). I'm still partly in a state of... Read more »

1st Birthday

Posted by pozz_in_SA, 5 Replies
Vera-Virus is celebrating het first birthday with me. A year ago I was scared and started planning my funeral. It is amazing what knowledge and the support of friends can do. To all on this site. Thanx for being there and helping me through a... Read more »

An unfortunate point in my HIV+ life

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
As of the 1st of the year, I lost my ADAP (due to holding a good job) and I won't qualify for work's insurance. Topping that, the next day I was sevred and now sued for the third time for incompetent medical billing in the thousands of dollars (ha,... Read more »