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Why I Think I Have Hiv

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l think hiv meds are worse that hiv

Hi Dr Bob,l have been hiv positive for 5 years and going to doctors appointments every 4 months to do blood work, my cd4 count is now 167 and virol load 600,000 on my last test, but feel ok,my doctor wants me to go on meds, but l don't want to...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Nearly all HIV-positive people will need treatment with antiretroviral medications at some point. It's not uncommon for HIVers to worry about side effects and toxicities related to these potent, but highly effective medications. Sometimes... Read more »

Dr. Bob, you misunderstand! The consultant *does* think HIV

Dear Dr. Bob,Thanks for your reply. However, I think you misunderstand. In spite of my negative... Read more »

I think i might have hiv from sharing some drinks

Ive been gitting symptoms of hiv in a few days and is that too soo or is it something i should... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Majority of Nigerians Think HIV/AIDS Not Real: Official

"Ninety percent of Nigerians know about HIV/AIDS, but only 20 percent believe it is real," Babatunde Osotimehin, chair of the National Action Committee on HIV/AIDS (NACA), told reporters Monday in Lagos. He said NACA will boost its awareness... Read more »
Terri Wilder

Are We Thinking About HIV and Older Adults?

Much of the information for this article was taken from the Educational Tip Sheet: HIV/AIDS and Older Adults , compiled for the National Association on HIV Over Fifty by Jane P. Fowler, and from an article by Cindra Feuer. Thanks to Jane Fowler for... Read more »

Bone Disease and HIV/AIDS: More Common Than You Think -- This Month in HIV

Table of Contents Introduction Figuring Out Bone Disease Prevalence in the HIV-Positive Population Defining Low Bone Mineral Density Causes of Low Bone Density or Osteoporosis in HIV-Positive People Screening for Bone Disease Debate: DXA... Read more »

What Do You Think Is the Best Way to Fight HIV/AIDS Stigma?

Stigma: It comes in many forms and can have a profound effect on people's relationships, their careers, their health, their lives. In fact, because of the ways it creeps into and clouds judgment on other aspects of the epidemic, many who are living... Read more »
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My boyfriend thinks that he is HIV positive

Posted by Anonymous
My boyfriend thinks that he is infected, he went for 2 tests and they were both negative, now he says that he has to wait 3 months which will be in jan from the time it happened. I am going insane and he is getting sick... I don't know what to do... Read more »

Do you think hiv is a gift

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Hi was wondering if anybody out there thinks that getting hiv might be a gift to change your life. It has been for me.

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I think we all have HIV!!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
What if there can be a small amount of hiv lurking in your system, and the tests keep coming up negative. This would explain why it usually takes multiple exposures before someone tests positive. Maybe after the first exposure, there's a little hiv... Read more »

i think i got HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
some stuipd kid stuck a needle in me wich i think was an injector.
i dont know whether it had something on it but it had certainly penetrated my skin.

i just did some tests but as i heard i need to do another one in a month and another one in three... Read more »