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Worried About Early Signs Of Hiv

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Worried that early test results are 'false negative'

Hello Dr. Bob,Thought for sure I was hiv infected from my first (and for sure last M2M oral encounter) on Dec 5, 2009. Experienced several early HIV symptoms that appeared 2 weeks later(sore swollen throat, sleep deprivation, a couple minor night...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Matt,Your negative test results at seven weeks are extremely encouraging. As you are learning, there is a world of difference between "thinking" you are HIV positive and actually "being" HIV positive.Good luck with your upcoming three-month... Read more »

2nd test and i hope its now safe to say im a worry well!

Hi dr bob jus like to thank u for all yr replies i " re: 4th post in as many weeks.. Eek" and my... Read more »

WorriedManSeekingHelp again

Dear DoctorThis is WorriedManSeekingHelp whom you replied on July 10. I had my first sexual... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Many U.K. Physicians Missing Early Signs of HIV, Group Says

...executive, said, "It is very worrying that" physicians "and other health care professionals are often missing the signs and symptoms of HIV infection." Jack added, "This can mean they become seriously ill in the longer term and respond less well... Read more »
The Well Project

What Is HIV?

...is about 600 to 1,500) How Do I Know if I Have HIV? Most people cannot tell that they have been exposed or infected. Symptoms of HIV infection may show up within two to four weeks of exposure to HIV, and can include fever, swollen glands,... Read more »
The Well Project

Talking With Your Children About HIV: HIV Awareness for Children

...questions about death may come up. Explain death in simple terms. Never explain death in terms of sleep. It may make your children worry that if they fall asleep, they'll never wake up. Offer reassurance. Stress that while HIV is serious, it is... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Senegal Public Health Advocates Worry Country Backtracking in Progress Against HIV/AIDS, Might Waste International Aid

...it attempts to provide education and treatment to its residents, the Financial Times reports. Public health advocates are worried that the country might be "in danger" of "sacrificing historical progress made through sensible policy-making,... Read more »
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Sooooo confused, worried

Posted by worried76, 2 Replies
...ALOT of research, most particularly on THE BODY. Wonderful site! Anywho, does anyone know if there are any external signs of early HIV infection??? Thanks a bunch! Read more »

need info extremely worried

Posted by imscared, 1 Reply
...in january maybe early feb that was also unprotected..he donated blood on mar. 31...now my question is can i be experiencing hiv symptoms this early frm exposure? a day after?! btw i made that guy get tested yesterday but i gotta wait a week for... Read more »

acute hiv symptoms? very worried....

Posted by veryworried, 1 Reply
...reason. are these possibly symptoms of acute hiv? the woman said she often had unprotected sex. i'm very scared :-( i only started worrying about a week after the night i got sick when i started thinking the throwing up might somehow be connected... Read more »

I have been so stupid....so worried

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...blood and this is very strange for me. I am now worried about HIV so much. I've been reading up and have learnt that the early signs of HIV in women are pelvic pain, BV, dark menstural blood....and that Chalmydia helps the HIV virus enter your... Read more »