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Why Hiv Is Highly Susceptible To Food Borne Illness

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

2009 H1N1 Flu (Swine Flu) and You

...Flu Vaccination Resources . For information about seasonal influenza vaccines, visit Preventing Seasonal Flu With Vaccination . There are also everyday actions that can help prevent the spread of germs that cause respiratory illnesses like the flu. Take these everyday steps to protect your health: Cover your nose and mouth with a tissue when you cough or sneeze. Throw the tissue in the trash after you use it. Wash your hands often...
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Worried Sick! Please Help!!! I'll donate!!

Dear Dr. Bob,I am writing you again because I would really like my questions answered. I'm so paranoid right now. I can barely eat. Six days ago, I engaged in sexual intercourse with my HIV+ partner for the first time. I used a condom, and there...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Your HIV-acquisition risk is essentially nonexistent, assuming the latex condom was used properly and didn't fail (break).Your "symptoms" Read more »

After Hip Replacement surgery and feeling ill.

Question to The Body of evening of Saturday, April 10, 2010, 9:52pm.I had hip replacement surgery on March 3 2010. I am HIV positive and have had an AIDS diagnosis since October of 1994. I have been infected since approximately 1982. It is now 5 1/2...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...and addressing any other conditions (diabetes, cardiac) can all be important for recovery besides maintaining good control of HIV infection. KH Read more »

HIV fear and serious psychosomatic illness

Dear Dr Bob,I would appreciate if you posted this for the benefit of all the seriously worried among us. I was unlucky to fall ill exactly three weeks after a risky incident with a girl in Eastern Africa. From then on I experienced a variety of...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...your thanks and for taking the time to write in and share your story. I frequently discuss the possibility of psychosomatic illness, but most worried wells reject the concept without serious consideration. Hopefully your testimonial will... Read more »

Unprotected sex and HIV

Dear Dr. Frascino,First I want to thank you and your team at "The Body" for the wonderful work you continue to do as you helped me through my depression after testing positive to HIV. I tested positive on 26 January 2006 and figure I was infected...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Gottlieb has speculated about whether certain people who are inherently predisposed to faster disease progression may also be more susceptible to reinfection. His team noted in their 2004 report, for example, that the one subject believed to be... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

South Africa: Returning Sick -- HIV, Illness, Death and Migration

...there, patients are often treated badly by their families and face isolation, she said. In many cases, they do not get enough food and have to walk long distances to access health care. Nosipho Teyise of the International Organization for... Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

Anal Cancer, HIV and Gay/Bisexual Men

...population, anal cancer is a rare disease. Few people knew about it before Farrah Fawcett made public her struggle with the illness. Among men who have sex with men (MSM), and especially HIV-positive MSM, the incidence of anal cancer is... Read more »
AIDS Foundation of Chicago

The Faith in Prevention Training Manual: Tools for Your HIV/AIDS Ministry

...has any of the above risks 1 What are the symptoms of HIV or AIDS? The symptoms of HIV can look similar to a variety of illnesses. It is important to be tested to be sure of your status. The only way to know whether you are infected is to... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Rallying the Troops to Fight Food-Borne Illness

...of food preparers all must be addressed." Experts agree that prevention of pathogens in food requires an understanding of how foods become contaminated during production, processing and distribution, as well as understanding cultural changes... Read more »
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Think I might have hiv or other illness

Posted by VAmberwaves7, 2 Replies
...and he is the only one I have been with without a condom he said he has been with girls without really been tested for stds or hiv. I have always been tested for hiv and stds of last year and I was clean But Recently I have been having constant... Read more »

information

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...the most current, federally approved guidelines for treating and preventing HIV/AIDS in adults and children, for AIDS related illnesses, for managing occupational exposure to HIV and for preventing HIV transmission from mother-to-child during... Read more »

for one brief moment... i'll post a pic of me.

Posted by still_here, 6 Replies
...NOT regulated by the State....yet. greeeeeeat. * Miami Animal Police DO NOT respond to stray dogs wandering around with no food, water or shelter for 10 days tearing up shit & crapping in your front yard as quick as they do on TV. Bastards.... Read more »

could short illness be a symptom of HIV

Posted by Anonymous
...be almost gone or hardly noticeable.......could this be because your immune system is always on guard due to hiv that other illnesses are handled quickly by your system, i don't know it has been a long yr. and at this point i am really searching... Read more »