What Part Of The Health Triangle Is Affected For HIV
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University of Minnesota, School of MedicineFrequent infusions and blood draws over a lifetime is hard on the veins of many patients making venous access frequently a challenge. I have not observed that venous access appears to be a problem caused by HIV medications (20+ years of HIV med use... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,Alcohol will not affect the validity of HIV-antibody tests. See below.Dr. Bobalcohol and HIV tests (ALCOHOL AND HIV TEST RESULTS, 2009) Dec 10, 2009I am a college student and I've done a fair amount of drinking in the past. I got tested at 3... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,Alcohol does not affect HIV test results. (See below)Yes, your 99-day result is conclusive.Good luck. Be well.Dr. BobFollow up to the binge drinking question.Jul 26, 2008 Bob, My question was because i am drinking so much alcohol, will the... Read more »
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Posted by Erica, 2 RepliesI am calling the clinic everyday checking for my results. The anxiety is killing me right now, I am shaking and so scared. My feet are constantly tinkiling and numb. I miss my boyfriend so bad. He came over yesterday with a new pair of iceskates... Read more »
Posted by RevAnn, 2 RepliesSo let me qualify myself for those who don't know me. I am 40 yo, was infected in 1980 (through a rape).
Now, I am concerned that we have become our own worse enemies for education. I too am guilty. We are telling people that HIV/AIDS is not a... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 Repliesdear gman,hiv itself affect the liver,while NOT on meds?,
my liver enzymes are always raised.my recent DNA PCR WAS NEG,for HIV.
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Posted by hopeful, 2 RepliesMy ex-husband, yeah he was my first real boyfriend, was a real smooth talker. I met him when I was nineteen. He claimed to be eighteen, I later found out he was only fifteen. My mother was a missionary so I had lived a very sheltered life. ... Read more »
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