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Will You Get Sick If You Have Hiv Within 6 Months

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WILL DONATE $100.00.hiv anxiety or infected?8 months anxiety +guilt or late seroconverter?.sick and tired of waking up

hello,for the last 8 months i have lived in fear.i was on deployment and i had sex with a csw in thailand(worried about hiv subtypes) and every since then i have been worried about hiv.i have tested negative every time for the last 6 months(navy and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Your repeatedly negative "million tests" over the past eight months are definitive, conclusive and highly excessive. HIV is not your problem. No way. No how. No additional HIV tests, including viral load tests, are warranted. Your... Read more »

3 months sick, and counting!

I'm a 37 yo man, diagnosed HIV+ 10/04. Not on meds. Most recent counts: 320 / .30 -... Read more »

Sick for months

I am a male. I was assaulted in Feb 2011. I was given PEP. Since finishing pep i have been... Read more »
Articles
Women Alive

Who Wants to Be a Millionaire

The article below, titled "Greed and HIV," was written by Steve Whitson, Ph.D. (editor), and is reprinted from the January/February 1999 issue of Positively Aware , the monthly newsletter from Test Positive Aware Network in Chicago. You can contact... Read more »
Body Positive

HIV Hypochondria "Am I going crazy or am I really getting sick?"

I tested HIV-positive one year ago. My problem is that I feel very tired and stressed out and I think every minute, "O.K. this is it, I now have AIDS!" I go to the doctor all the time and the appointments always end in the same way. This is how... Read more »
TheBody.com

An HIV-Anniversary ER Trip During Sick Season

Brooke Davidoff Four years ago on Jan. 8 I was diagnosed ; yesterday Myles my three year old and I spent a good two-plus hours in an emergency room waiting room waiting to see what was going on with my husband Keanen. Keanen has been sick since... Read more »
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This Month in HIV: State-of-the-Art: HIV/AIDS Medications for the Treatment Experienced

To help us learn more about dealing with multidrug resistance, I contacted Dr. Eric Daar, the chief of HIV medicine at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles and a professor of medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine. He has been an... Read more »
Connect With Others

am i infected.. sick since 2 months

Posted by mike_7801, 2 Replies
Hi , i have been having lots of symptoms since i had unprotected sex with a CSW...
but now after 3 months i am still having some lingering of sore throat with holes in my tonsil with a bit of swelling ..
now 3-4 day back my finger tips have started... Read more »

Sick or just sIcK?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Well, I had protected vaginal intercourse with a girl a couple of times and she gave me a BJ after vaginal intercourse (no condom). I didn't go down on her. She tested negative for HIV cause she knew I was worried and she wanted a relationship. I... Read more »

What's the point...... sick of being sick

Posted by Anonymous, 7 Replies
I think I have lost my desire to keep fighting this disease. I am always tired and the meds make me sick.

My viral load is 30k and my cd4's are around 300... but I am just tired of it. I have was diagnosed in 97 and started feeling ill around the... Read more »

Worried Sick.. Is Yeast Infectious for HIV? (Long)

Posted by kdman, 2 Replies
Hey all,

I've been reading these boards and Dr Bob's Q&A's over the past month and a bit... and it's helped as well as disheartened at the same time.

I've been a textbook "Worried Well" over the past several weeks. I hope to believe that severe... Read more »