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When You Have Hiv Do You Cough And Sneeze And Have A Stuffy Noes

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having dry cough and stuffy nose after deep kissing

I started kissing my girlfriend about 4 months ago. I only kissed her. I didn't have sex with her. We didn't also have sex with anyone. But 1 - 1.5 months ago i started kissing her deep. I kissed her day before yesterday. And yesterday...
Lisa Hightow-Weidman, M.D., M.P.H.

Response from Lisa Hightow-Weidman, M.D., M.P.H.

University of North Carolina
Hello-You can't get HIV from kissing (no matter the depth) unless significant amounts of blood are exchanged (think tooth extraction kind of bleeding). This did not happen between you and your partner. My guess is that you have/had the common... Read more »

Coughing/sneezing on an open cut

I have a very close friend of mine who is HIV positive. One day I had a nosebleed, and an open... Read more »

viral load decreases while t-cell remains the same..taking noe meds

What is the significance of your Viral load at 3550/tcells at 355 and 29count? HIV positive for 8... Read more »
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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 »
Project Inform

Flu Season and Living With HIV

Introduction What Is the Flu? How Do You Get the Flu? Who Is at Risk For the Flu? What Are the Symptoms? How Do You Diagnose the Flu? How Do You Prevent the Flu? How Do You Treat the Flu Virus? How Do You Treat Flu Symptoms? What About Flu... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

H1N1 and HIV: Tips to Keep You Safe and Healthy

Summary In March 2009 a new flu virus called H1N1 (also called swine flu) emerged in Mexico and quickly spread around the world. Now, as winter approaches, a time when flu infections are common, health authorities expect that H1N1 infections will... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

What Adults With HIV Infection Should Know About the Novel H1N1 Flu (Formerly Called Swine Flu)

Are people with HIV/AIDS at greater risk than other people of infection with the 2009 H1N1 flu? What can people with HIV/AIDS do to protect themselves from the 2009 H1N1 flu? What are the symptoms of 2009 H1N1 influenza? What should... Read more »
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Sneezing

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
After a high risk exposure my three month test was negative,im getting tested again at six months,its been five months now and ive been sneezing about ten times a day for over three months also my nose feels itchy just at the opening could this be a... Read more »

Cough

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
When term "flu like symptoms" is used....what exactly does that entail? I had either an upper respiratory infection or the flu at one point. Doc presribed some antibiotics and it cleared up immediately. My symptoms started out as constant... Read more »

Dry COugh

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
HOW SEVERE IS THE DRY COUGH WITH HIV AT EACH STAGE ? WHAT ARE CAUSES OF A DRY COUGH ? Read more »

dry cough

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
can anydody remember having a dry cough with ars so bad that you had to leave the room because of coughing so bad Read more »