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When Do Night Sweats Start

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sweating a lot? (NIGHT SWEATS, 2011)

Hey Doc,i need ua help.i was diagnosd HIV+ in 2008 n i had herpes but dey usually cum n go,but my problem is dat i am sweating alot in an abnormal way especialy when i sleep or doing some activ work,do you think i might b having a serious problem or...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Unfortunately I cannot evaluate the cause of your night sweats over the Internet. Certainly your increased sweating could be caused by anxiety due to your recent problems with the mother of your child. However, there are many other potential... Read more »

Night Sweats causes and concerns

Just wandering at what stage does "Night Sweats" starts to hit an HIV infected person? Is... Read more »

Can mild night sweats be a possible sign of HIV

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National Pediatric and Family HIV Resource Center

Universal Precautions

Infection control is an important and ongoing concern in Head Start programs. Children's health is promoted by limiting the potential spread of infection among children and staff. The infection control procedures necessary when HIV-infected children... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Screening HIV-Positive Patients for TB in Resource-Poor Settings

The "[a]bsence of all of current cough, fever, night sweats, and weight loss can identify a subset of people living with HIV who have a very low probability of having TB disease," write the authors of a PLoS Medicine study that used individual... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Pickett Fences: Day and Night, Night and Day and Night

It is the day after my 35th birthday. It is five-and-one-half years since I tested positive for HIV. It is nearly one year since I kicked my triple combo to the curb. It is minutes after watching, for the first time, a video journal I collaborated... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Starting Hope at University of Arizona by Stopping HIV Ignorance

A candlelight vigil at the fountain in front of Old Main was held Monday night to mark World AIDS Day at the University of Arizona-Tucson. "A lot of people have misconceptions," said Alyssa Padilla, a health and sexuality intern for the Women's... Read more »
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Clear up the sweating/night sweats issue!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I had what I consider "night sweats"....Approximately 10-12 days after "exposure". They lasted may 4 nights or so, haven't had trouble since. Woke up sweating at night, not DRENCHED...just kinda sticky sweaty on my shoulders, forehead and neck.

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night sweats

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
hi can anyone here tell me more about night sweats? are they like sweating in the neck and you start feelking realy hot,and take out all the blankets from you. i had like mild sweating in the neck, are they because of feaver,due feel cold and then... Read more »

Questions about night sweats please anyone

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
What would be consider the intesity of the sweating to be related with hiv, when would you experience it and how often, many episodes or is it a one night thing? Read more »

night sweats

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
For anybody out there that has had this symptom. Where did you sweat? I always sweat on my back around the base of my neck. Is this normal?

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