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What Will Happen If You Have Herpes And Don't Get Treatment

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I don't know what is happening to me (Spanish fan)

Hello Dr Bob. I like the way you answer our questions. I have a little problem. I performed protected (please continue reading please!!!) insertive anal sex 6 month ago. 3 weeks after the exposure I suffered a cough that lasted about 2 days with a...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Spain,Well let's start with the "protected insertive" sex comment. Assuming you used a latex condom properly, "protected" sex is . . . well, "protective!" HIV cannot pass through a latex condom. Added to... Read more »

HELP... I don't know what's happening to me

Doc, I've never been frightened of anything- extreme sports, sky diving,you name it and... Read more »

Hot Topics: The Truth About Bee Venom; Facing 50 and Beyond; Treatment Do's and Don'ts; and More

Hot Topics at's "Ask the Experts" Forums, June 3, 2014 June 3, 2014 Visit the Forums Read Past Email Newsletters Change/Update Subscription   What Extra Challenges Do I Face if I'm Over Age 50? I'm... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Herpes Simplex (Cold Sores and Genital Herpes)

What Is Herpes? HSV and HIV How Is HSV Transmitted? How Is Herpes Treated? Can Herpes Be Prevented? The Bottom Line What Is Herpes? Herpes simplex refers to a group of viruses that infect humans. Like herpes zoster (shingles, see Fact... Read more »
Women Alive

Wow! Is This Really Happening to Me?

Hi, I'm Judith Dillard. I'm forty-six years old and HIV positive. I really do believe that awareness is life and that knowledge is power. I am very happy to be a part of a wonderful staff of people here at Women Alive. I have been a member of... Read more »
Housing Works

With Republicans Charging in, What Will Happen to AIDS Funding?

A Republican-controlled U.S. House of Representatives could devastate AIDS funding both at home and abroad, says an analysis released yesterday by the research foundation amfAR . If House Republicans follow through on their plan to return... Read more »
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Don't Know what happen

Posted by VENT, 1 Reply
Hi every one
I've come into contact with sexual act about 2 months ago, lots of symptoms after the first three weeks. Done Elisa and PCR-DNA at the 30 days, they all came back neg, right now I still have problem with my stomatch(gas and belching),... Read more »

Don't Know What is happening

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I was involved in a sexual intercourse with one girl who HIV is unknown. I had some symptoms after about 10 days of the intercourse. Sore Throad, lymp nodes on my neck, legs and armspit toward my chest. I got fatigue after about 5 days and hurt on... Read more »

Co-infection Herpes and HIV

Posted by tphk, 1 Reply
I am in China. Male 40yo.
I went to a massage parlour and had sex there. I used a condom but I have been infected with herpes (primo infection). I have a lesion on the scrotum.
For it looks I was not protected enough, is it possible that I am also... Read more »

HIV and Herpes

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I've just been diagnosed with both HIV and Herpes, however, my mind is in whirl and I can barely remeber anything my Doctor said to me other than starting treatment with drugs called Truvada and Sustiva - are these a potent, durable combo - if... Read more »