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Why Does My Vaginitis Keep Coming Back

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Trying to keep it together at sea (Donation coming when back in port)

Doc,I have to say, what you have done for everyone here is amazing but I really need your help. On our way out to deployment, we had a port of call in a small town in Maine. I had unprotected oral sex with an older woman, I then had a fairly brief...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Scared at Sea,You want me to tell you that you are just a paranoid and guilty crazy-man? O.K. you're just a paranoid and guilty crazy-man. There. Feel better?Unprotected oral and brief protected vaginal would have an extremely minimal... Read more »

I want kids, what if comes back positive?

Back in March 2003, I had unprotected insertive sex with a woman, also oral. She is 26, I'm... Read more »

Why do O keep coming back to you?

Dr. Bob Please refer back to my last post to you dated July 7th "If after all this you still... Read more »
Articles
AIDS Survival Project

Coming Back from the Dead

I had a couple of realizations during the holidays. First, I realized that the village idiot is moving into the White House. The second, less unsettling realization, was that some people might not understand why I chose to call this new column... Read more »
ACRIA and GMHC

Personal Perspective: "Come Back When You're Dressed Like a Man"

I am a 26-year-old Latina transgender woman. I was mostly raised by my aunt after I was taken away from my mom and dad due to their drug use and street lifestyle. Things were hard because there were seven children in the house and a lack of love... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

After HIV Pill News, Now Comes the Tricky Part

"[On Nov. 23], the National Institutes of Health announced a major advance in HIV prevention. The results of a study showed that a once-daily pill containing drugs used to treat HIV can also help prevent HIV infection, a new approach called... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

University of Utah Researchers Testing Gel That May Help Prevent Spread of HIV

A "unique vaginal gel" being developed by researchers from the University of Utah could be used to help prevent the spread of HIV, according to a study published in the Journal of Advanced Functional Materials s, the Deseret News reports. Julie... Read more »
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Not coming back

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hi everyone.

This is just to tell you all that I am not coming back here!! Why? Because I finally know and believe that I am not HIV+. I also know that coming here and focusing on HIV will be harmful to me (it makes me just obsess more).

I wish you... Read more »

Physical symptoms keep coming back?

Posted by haley, 3 Replies
So I've been infected for about a month now. I started getting symptoms after week one and after week 2 I found out I was positive. After about 7-8 days of symptoms, I started feeling a lot better physically. I even had my appetite back and... Read more »

symptoms/vaginal discomfort?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I have been having major symptoms. I worried in the past but have had no symptoms, now its real. The symptoms began about a month after the exposure and I have them still 3 months later. I guess my question is to those of you who have the virus, did... Read more »

High Risk receptive vaginal sex - symptoms Please help

Posted by AloneInMyMadness, 1 Reply
I am so ashamed of myself and scared to death. My husband and I split up and were getting a divorce, I was extremely distraught and broken up about it. I went on a kick of "screw it, life is short" I got a job as a bartender, stopped going to... Read more »