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What Does Herpes Look Like Around Your Eye

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Herpes Zoster (Shingles)

What Is Shingles? Shingles is a very painful disease caused by the same herpes virus that causes chicken pox (varicella zoster virus). Like other herpes viruses, the varicella-zoster virus has an initial infectious stage, (chicken pox) followed by a dormant stage. Then, with no warning, the virus becomes active again. About 20% of people who have had chicken pox will eventually develop shingles. This reactivation of the virus is most likely to...
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SOCKET EYE LOOK

DEAR NELSON I'VE BEEN TAKING ATRIPLA FOR ALMOST TWO YEARS WITH AMAZING RESULTS ON MY BLOOD LEVES.BUT MY CONCERN IS ABOUT THE WAY MY EYE AROUND AREA LOOKS LIKE.FEELS AND LOOK THE SKIN AROUND THE EYES IS THINNING GIVING ME THAT SOCKET EYE TIRED...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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

Program for Wellness Restoration
Do you have loss of fat or tissue in the cheeks or any other areas? Lipoatrophy is rare in those taking Atripla, but it has been detected in around 15% of people. We do not know if some people may be genetically more prone to lipoatrophy, but there... Read more »

Blood smudge on the eye? Please take a look

Dr. Wohl,A Coworker of mine was injured and I went to assist him. When I lifted him to his feet and was assisting him I may have gotten some blood on my hands. Not a lot of blood mind you as I was not soaked or covered in it by any means. I was...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
I agree with your doctor. No risk here.DW... Read more »

risk of exposure to eyes (EYE EXPOSURE) (SEMEN and EYE CONTACT)

I have read two different responses on your boad about the risk of getting semen in your eyes. I did something stupid and was jerking a guy and when he ejaculated, some go in my eyes. I wiped with a tissue and then immediately rinsed with water....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,As you might imagine, you are not the only one who has experienced this "occupational hazard." I'll reprint just a few of the many posts from the archives that address this topic.Are you at "high risk"? No.Is there some... Read more »

Rash in eye socket and around nose and mouth

I stopped treatment of Sustiva/Combivir after 5 years of high T cells at 1100 with an undetectable viral load. This holiday lasted 2.5 years, my viral load skyrocketed to > 100k and T cells progressivly dropped down to 350. 5-6 months ago around...
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
First, don't beat yourself up. You tried adrug holiday, and it could have worked. It didn't, and you started up your medications very appropriately.Now, there are three possibilities for your rash:1. It relates to some medication... Read more »
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Take A look through my Eyes

Posted by Survivor, 1 Reply
There are those who have helped transition folks from being a normal everyday bloke to one who has found out he/she is positive. For those people in our lives, I am truly greatful...

Close your eyes and listen....

The song....
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genital herpes or herpes simplex

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Could herpes cause changes in your mouth like dry mouth, white hairy tongue? Thanks for your response.

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looking for hiv+ woman to love,ny

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
my name is john,im 48yrs.old,5ft. 8ins. tall,135lbs,brown hair and eye`s,tattooed,musician,divorced,hiv+ for 5yrs. healthy,looking for someone to love ,and love me.

jab@bestweb.net

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Diarreha and red eyes

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Does anyone know if diarreha and eye redness are a symptom of hiv or any other std?

I was told no risk 5 weeks ago from frottage with boxesrs on and later masturbating on massesuses breasts. Now I have the above symptoms. I went to opthalmologis... Read more »