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AIDS

Also called: Human Immunodeficiency Virus, HIV

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Hi, If its peace of mind your looking for then go get tested, its best to be safe than sorry, its as easy as that.But from what your saying as well...
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My experience in care of COPD patients included use of steroids to decrease inflammation, antibiotics to treat infection and nebulizer treatments to...
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Highly unlikely, assuming the underwear was clean (Who would wear someone's dirty underwear???). I have never heard of a case were HIV was...
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well, u should really try to test today.
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Of course yes HPV can be transmitted from dried blood upto  7 days after you contact, can find info online EMT training text..
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Of course now.....AIDS is not a cure for anything, it is disease.
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Yes, it would be appropriate for you to see a medical provider so that you can have your throat properly examined.  A sore throat, primarily in...
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Since sperm banks are legally required to screen donors and test all samples, that should not be an issue.
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HIV lives in human blood and sexual fluids (semen and vaginal secretions). The infection is spread from person to person when these body fluids are...
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It depends on how the virus responds to early treatment. When treatment fails to decrease the replication of the virus, the effects can become life...
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You can help prolong your life by taking good care of yourself and developing a good relationship with an experienced doctor specializing in HIV and...
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If a person with HIV infection has a CD4 count that drops below 200 -- or if certain infections appear (AIDS-defining illnesses) -- that person is...
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People with AIDS are extremely vulnerable to infection, called AIDS-defining illnesses, and often exhibit the following conditions:Kaposi's sarcoma...
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Signs that HIV is turning into AIDS include: A fever that won't go away. Sweating while you sleep. Feeling tired all the time (not from stress or...
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AIDS is the final stage of HIV infection. When the immune system CD4 cells drop to a very low level, a person's ability to fight infection is lost...
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