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What Does It Means If Your A Hiv Carrier

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Whats it mean to be a Carrier of HIV

I just found out after 2 yrs of having negitive blood test for HIV that I am a carrier. I took the test every 6 months after I was raped and now after all this time it came back positive. What does it mean to be a carrier?? I have all the Hep B...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
...Sorry to hear about your situation.While I usually don't describe HIVers as "carriers", I suspect this means that you are HIV antibody positive and have the virus in your blood.Hopefully, at this point, your not experiencing any symptoms Read more »

HIV CARRIER

My partner has AIDS his CD4 is 75). I have tested negative for HIV repeatedly, does this mean I... Read more »

HIV Carrier

How can you become a carrier of hiv and can you pass it to others. Does testing HIV... Read more »
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The Well Project

Getting HIV Drugs

... AIDS Drugs Assistance Program The AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) is funded by the federal government to help pay for HIV drugs for people who might not be able to afford them otherwise. Your local ADAP office can let you know which drugs... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...than womenstill have HIV in the US, women are catching up. In some countries, HIV+ womenoutnumber HIV+ men. The proportion of HIV/AIDS cases among women has more than tripled from 8percent in 1985 to an alarming 27 percent in 2008. That means... Read more »
The Body

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 Read more »
The Well Project

Drug Interactions and HIV/AIDS

...body longer and athigher levels. So if Norvir is given with another PI, like Crixivan (indinavir), it "boosts" Crixivan. This means the amount ofCrixivan in the blood is higher than it would be without Norvir. As a result, Crixivan can be given... Read more »
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some one with more knowledge please explain this

Posted by chrisbadmushroom, 1 Reply
...Does this mean they cured HIV in these patents? http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19031451 Immunotherapy of HIV-infected patients with Gc protein-derived Read more »

HIV and MRSA I need info.

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...My daughter is HIV positive. Last year she gave birth to a healthy little girl. I was there for the birth and went into the delivery room. She soon Read more »

Living with HIV/AIDS today

Posted by Anonymous, 10 Replies
...filmmaker working on a Community Based Media Project intended to be about, by and for people affected by and/or infected with HIV/AIDS. In looking to include the community in the process I would like to ask (with gratitude) for any input on... Read more »

HIV and HPV

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...because my body was not making a immune response to the HPV virus. This scared the hell out of me. I have tested negative for HIV up until 8 months now on elisa tests at a state funded clinic in Minnesota. I have been able to recover from... Read more »