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What Do I Do If I'm Diagnosed With Hiv

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Does 13% CD4 (< 14%) give me an AIDS diagnosis? (HIV VERSUS AIDS DIAGNOSIS DEFINITION 2009)

This site has really been my best source of information and education and for that I am very grateful...Thank you! I've recently been diagnosed with HIV and I can't seem to get my head around the numbers and what they mean? From what I can tell,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...the future. Good luck. Be well. Dr. Bob AIDS diagnosis (HIV VERSUS AIDS DIAGNOSIS DEFINITION) Mar 12, 2008 12 months ago I was diagnosed with AIDS as a result of an NHL diagnosis. My CD4 was 40 and VL was 750,000. After 12 mos, my CD4 is 274, VL... Read more »

Just been diagnosed with HIV

Was recently tested positive, I am taking coviro and stalanev and cotrimazole as well as AMT. I... Read more »

Newly Diagnosed MS in HIV - where are experts?

My partner is 42 and has been positive for 14 years, very healthy, Tcells near 1000, and... Read more »
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From Me to You: Tips on Dealing With an HIV/AIDS Diagnosis

...and and gather strength from people living with HIV. Download Audio Jack Mackenroth, New York City, diagnosed in 1990 I would definitely say, first of all, take a deep breath. Don't freak out too much. There's a lot of... Read more »
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Tips on Dealing With an HIV/AIDS Diagnosis

...HIV/AIDS field, have shared experiences and advice in response to the question: What Would You Say to Someone Who's Just Been Diagnosed With HIV? Read on for samplings of wisdom from a diverse range of men in our community. Gary,... Read more »
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From Me to You: Tips on Dealing With an HIV/AIDS Diagnosis

...from HIV-positive people. Download Audio Juana Clarke, Waterbury Hospital, Waterbury, Conn. Getting diagnosed with HIV doesn't have to be the end of your life. That's the first thing. There are medications; there are... Read more »
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From Me to You: Tips on Dealing With an HIV/AIDS Diagnosis

...Conn. We have the Waterbury Hospital Infectious Disease Clinic at our hospital. >','Read Less >>');">Read MoreĀ >> Getting diagnosed with HIV doesn't have to be the end of your life. That's the first thing. There are medications; there are... Read more »
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Diagnosed with HIV and AIDS at the same time!!!!

Posted by icantbelieve, 9 Replies
Last April, viral load over 500.000 and cd4 count 191. Overwhelming. I've been sad, lonely, on meds, always tired, lost weight, appetite, no one knows, live away from my family, no partner, with an infection on my skin since April that impairs my... Read more »

Just got diagnosed with HIV

Posted by lgb, 3 Replies
...Hey all I'm just a 20 year old guy, who was just diagnosed with hiv about two weeks ago, and I am also in the military reserves. At the beginning I was fine with it, I didnt feel like Read more »

Hiv-diagnosis about two months ago

Posted by Noa, 7 Replies
...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 year (not a very happy newyear...!). You can contact me in English, Dutch,... Read more »

My dad was just diagnosed with advanced AIDS

Posted by ontariogirl, 5 Replies
...after getting his blood test results. Even though I knew in theory that he was likely HIV + I was devastated to hear he's been diagnosed with "full-blown" AIDS as he put it. His life has been hell for a long time, and I'm afraid he won't even... Read more »