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A deadly STD, the human immunodeficiency virus causes acquired immunodeficiency syndrome, a condition which causes the immune system to fail. A pandemic, AIDS kills millions every year.
You probably need a different kind of pill. The one you are taking isn't the correct hormone dosage for you. Talk to your doctor and they will help you get the right one for your body. I'd say to use a back up method of birth control in the meantime, just to be safe.
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Different types of hair loss are caused by different things. Here is a look at various types and their causes. Androgenetic Alopecia: This is by far the leading type of hair loss in men and women and is a result of genetics. This genetic hair loss is hereditary and can be inherited from either side …
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I have no idea but i know there are about 6 million people living in Togo if that helps at all. (2010)
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Read your contract. It should specify what results will happen when the contract is in DEFAULT. Legally, ONE (1) DAY in default. DONT GAMBLE. Face the facts and plan for a future based in REALITY.   TECHNICALLY AFTER ONLY ONE DAY YOU ARE IN DEFAULT OF YOUR CONTRACT, USUASALLY A FINANCE COMPAN…
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Denial of Claim Then you have a good argument to get the claim paid. For more info see http://www.steveshorr.com/wrong.or.imcopmplet.info..htm
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%REPLIES% Answer yes, you can have your toilet refinished. Another option is to buy some porcoline patch and do it yourself. Just shut off your angle valve and drain as much water as you can out of the bowl by holding down the trip lever. The water should go down enough for you to repair the sc…
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You can find abuse statistics here:<A href="http://open-site.org/Society/Issues/Violence_and_Abuse/Family_Violence/Statistics/">http://open-site.org/Society/Issues/Violence_and_Abuse/Family_Violence/Statistics/It would seem that both are equally abused (when in a relationship) - but the NATURE…
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The symptoms of AIDS are:CD4 count of less than 200High viral load countAppearance of opportunistic infections such as thrush, PCP, Kaposi's sarcoma.
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What Can You Do If You Are Depressed ABSOLUTELY see someone, and NOW ... before it gets worse or you lose out on more life than you already have. Any medical clinic or hospital can direct you to where to go and what to do. Please, do it now!   Yes! You should talk to someone, even though …
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The Luddites were in favor of producing cloth on primitive hand operated looms. Such looms were often in private homes where the weavers worked incredibly long hours to produce not very much cloth. The Luddies were also in favor of NOT letting other people decide how to run their own lives. Like u…
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No, there is no current medication/treatment that can get rid of HIV/AIDS. However HAART (highly active anti-retro-viral therapy) has improved significantly and has the ability to reduce the load of HIV virus to an undetectable levels. As for hopeful HIV patients (Berlin patient), a recent research…
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Answer A pap test a a medical procedure that test the cells of the cervix for cancer and other abnormalities.
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At least in the United States if they are going to test you for HIV, they MUST inform you and you have to give consent. Well, if you are under 18, your parent would have to give consent. Don't know what state you live in but, in Tennessee all that is required is for the person to tell you that you …
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Answer There are individually administered tests and there are group administered tests. There are full battery tests, abbreviated tests, and single-ability tests. There are verbal batteries and nonverbal batteries. There are English-language editions and foreign language (usually Spanish) editio…
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Answer The skin is a protective barrier which when broken can expose us to infection. However, unless the broken skin has come into contact with BLOOD, semen, saliva or other bodily fluids of a person INFECTED with the HIV virus, the answer is NO.
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When a man and a woman (or of the same sex) love each other veerrry much, they do a special thing called simply - shoving tongues down each others throats.Other variations of the name include:Tonsil tennisDeep-throatUptown shopping for downstairs businessSucking faceFirst baseIf you don't get these …
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AIDS AIDS stands for Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome. It is a syndrome (also a collection of symptoms / illnesses) caused by the most advanced stages of HIV -Human Immunodeficiency Virus/ infection. Simply put, AIDS is a virus that attacks the immune system; the cells of the immune system are…
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You could contract HIV or any number of STD's. Consult a physician and get tested. If you know that your partner has an HIV infection, get emergency anti-retroviral treatment as soon as possible. Early treatment is highly effective in stopping HIV infection. You win a 'Gold Star' for using a condo…
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answer There is not such a thing as an AIDS virus. It's the HIV virus, and the title AIDS is the high viral load level of HIV infection. Answer The question has been the subject of quite a bit of discussion. Some claim that it was from sexual contact with other species, some of the more pa…
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Answer The latest data I can find is from the end of 2003, so the numbers will be slightly higher today. The prevalence of HIV positive individuals is estimated to be between 900,000 and 1 million people in the United States (many do not know they have the disease, so that's why there is only an…
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there's a possibilty that the baby will get hiv but in order to know that the mother has to get tested and if she has it yea the baby will have it also. A man can pass HIV to the baby as the virus can live in the sperm. This was discovered when HIV positive babies were born to HIV negative mothers …
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Transmitting HIV If you have anal sex with a partner who has Aids or if you have oral sex the HIV virus that causes Aids can be transmitted to you. ....same way you get it if you were having sexual intercourse with a straight person the exchange of bodily fluids without using protection.…
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You do not get AIDS, you get HIV (Human Immuno-Deficiency Virus) which may or may not proceed to AIDS.You can only get HIV froma sex partner who has it or from direct contact with a body fluid e.g. as a medical care worker.But how do you know none of your partners has it? If you are sleeping around,…
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The anus/rectum is very susceptible to cuts and tears while conducting anal sex. This means there is a greater chance for infected body fluids to enter the blood stream. Sexuality has no direct influence in the prevalence of HIV/AIDS, it is the practices concerned with the sexuality. The main factor…
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Basketball has affected society in more than one way. It has expanded the game to people who would otherwise have played it, and it has also popularized brand names and tattoos.
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No, unfortunately, isopropyl alcohol cannot kill the virus that causes AIDS. However, common household bleach can. See the information below* from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) about using bleach for this purpose. AIDS is not the name of the virus, it is the name of the dis…
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You could get HiV this way, but normally it takes a fair amount of HiV infected fluid to pass the infection. The best thing you can do is go to your nearest Sexual Health clinic or your doctor and get a blood test done, they will be able to tell from this whether you have got HIV or not.   Un…
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answer It's not AIDS. It's HIV. Aids is an extreme level of HIV progression. Some never obtain the viral level to be classified as AIDS, some do. Regardless, it's HIV that you should be concerned about. Besides.. how do you know that they are not infected with any STD? Because they told you? A…
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Answer Are you wondering when an HIV test will detect antibodies? It depends on the state that you live in and what their protocol is. From the time you become infected to the time you produce antibodies is called the "window period." This can take 3 months to 6 months. It all depends on w…
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answer You cannot catch AIDS. You can catch HIV. Aids is an extreme level of HIV progression. Some never obtain the viral level to be classified as AIDS, some do. Regardless, it's HIV that you should be concerned about. Answer yes
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answer It's not AIDS. It's HIV. Aids is an extreme level of HIV progression. Some never obtain the viral level to be classified as AIDS, some do. Regardless, it's HIV that you should be concerned about. You have nothing to worry about regarding the virus. It cannot survive outside of a livin…
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HIV is a retro virus that has a very short lifespan especially when exposed to air. For someone to acquire HIV from a toilet seat there would have to be some extremely FRESH biological matter present (semen) and the person who sits on this deposit of matter would have to have an open wound that make…
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Answer It reduces the size the of the workforce, skilled and unskilled. It causes serious social problems that are likely to cause economic problems in the medium and long term. For example, the early death of adult parents often means that teenagers have to bring up their younger siblings (br…
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Just to summarize, following are the main HIV symptoms: Rapid weight loss Dry cough Recurring fever or profuse night sweats Profound and unexplained fatigue Wollen lymph glands in the armpits, groin, or neck Diarrhea that lasts for more than a week White spots or unusual blemishes on the tongue, in…
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The surest way would be to have an AIDS test performed. If you suspect you might be a candidate for AIDS (because of a past history of unprotected sexual activity or needle-based drug use), contact your doctor about scheduling such a test. If you are infected, not knowing won't make the disease go …
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HIV Chain Reaction In that one person is infected by another, then infects a third person, who then goes on to infect another person, yes, HIV is a chain reaction. It is spread through human conctact and transmission of the virus through the blood and body fluids.
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First off, not to be mean or anything, but why would you want to eat your own semen? Secondly if you already have AIDS then your semen has aids as well. AIDS is transfered through semen, as well as other stuff. Please, always use a condom.But, just to be clear about the answer to your question, you …
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Answer Other information below this is partially incorrect.Thrush is the term used when a Candida yeast infection of the mouth occurs.This is from many things such as having a low immune system to taken a long course of antibiotics. Bacteria live on yeast as well as other things. When a person ta…
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There are 21 trees in the games, and only 4 of them have a 1% chance of getting a Munchlax, and the trees are different for each game save file. It doesn't matter how much honey you put on, it's the tree that makes the difference. If you want more answers about Pokemon and everything about it, go …
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There's medication you take to lessen the chances and you can't have it c sectioned out,,and no breast feeding
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Transmission of HIVThe most common ways that people become infected with HIV are:* by having sexual intercourse with an infected partner* by injecting drugs using a needle or syringe which has already been used by someone who is infected. * by blood transfusions (it is a lower risk than in the past,…
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bacteria Indeed they are bacteria! The Gram stain is a common, inexpensive, and very useful test that Medical Technologists (laboratory workers in hospitals) do to help doctors diagnose and treat bacterial infections. The bacilli part simply means the shape of the bacteria. A bacillus is a rod-s…
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HIV Infected Through Blood Touching Eye HIV can in theory enter your body through the eye; however, although a very small number of people - usually people working in a healthcare setting - have become infected with HIV as a result of blood splashes to the eye, research suggests that the risk of …
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Answer Yes. Everyone who is infected with HIV is a carrier and infectious. Most people who become infected with HIV will not initially know or notice that they have been infected, but some will suffer symptoms of a short seroconversion illness when they develop HIV antibodies (generally two to …
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AIDS stands for Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS).
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Tests will usually show positive after two weeks, but wait for three to be sure, or one week after a missed period.
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When it dries it dies. Depends on the environment its in. As a general rule, sperm can survive outside of the body for up to three hours in the open air in ideal conditions. sperm deposited onto materials or objects generally are dead once the seminal fluid has dried.
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HIV There is no current cure for HIV. See the related question(s) for more info.
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Answer Basically, menstrual 'blood' is not just blood, it's the remains of the tissue that has built up - so it is not unusual for it to come in a different colour than normal, red blood. Chances are it means absolutely nothing :)
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As long as the jewelry is not to heavy the skin will eventually shrink, and your not going to drastic so yes it should shrink to a 20g within a few months or less.--- i have my ears stretched to around a 2g and they are almost completely closed up, so given that, I'm sure if you put in a smaller rin…
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yes cebrities are people they can get diseases. majic Johnson has aids and one of the band members of queen had aids. but unlike most of us when a celebrity gets aid they have the money to not treat it but keep from hurting or getting sick. Celebrities are humans and are susceptible to beoming infec…
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Answer It depends which STD. HIV may develop into AIDS Syphilis eventually affects the brain. Gonorrhoea and chlamydia may make you infertile.What will happen if an std is left untreated depends on the std. One cures itself. It would go away if people with it would not have sex or us…
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There is no known cure for HIV nor AIDS at the moment. There are a lot of different kind of meds you must take daily to treat it, and nobody has found a cure for it. It can be fatal without treatment. If you take pills every day you can keep the HIV "virus load" very low and you can probably remain …
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Well it was absoulutely horendous for them! In World War II children were innocent victims of war. They lose parents or are injured or even killed in a crossfire. Some are forced to join armies and fight as soldiers. Many are captured and imprisoned. Others die of starvation! Some Facts: Every th…
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HIV and Hair Loss Yes HIV can cause hair loss. So can the cocktails they give you for treating Aids.
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AIDS is past thru the bloodstrem. Theoretically AIDS could be past on if two people had open sores when 'switching saliva'. or if blood is involved in some way.
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Some monkeys in Africa had a disease (SIV) like AIDS.It was passed to humans when they killed and ate the monkeys for food.Or perhaps when they were cutting up the animals and blood moved to an open wound in the butcher.The disease then mutated slightly and was then passed on from human to human thr…
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Not in Normal Blood Tests No. You need to ask specifically for the HIV blood test. Some blood tests may alert the doctor that something is wrong. HIV-infected individuals may have abnormal blood tests, and there are certain abnormalities that are commonly seen in infected people. Should these ab…
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yes, but some brands of condoms are laced with spermicide (sperm-killer) and can still prevent pregnancy
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Over 1,000's of people.
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There is currently no actual cure for AIDS, but there are drugs which are used to slow down the effects of AIDS. Unfortunately, it costs too much for the majority of people infected with the AIDS virus (HIV) to afford the drugs on their own.
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Yes, it does.
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AIDS does not discriminate on grounds of skin colour. AIDS is caused by the HIV virus, which can be transmitted to anyone through anal/vaginal sex, blood transfusions and needle-sharing. It can also transmit to babies through pregnancy, birth and breast-feeding.However, there are two types of HIV: H…
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Answer Sexually Transmitted Diseases Also called: Sexually transmitted infections, STDs Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are infections that you can get from having sex with someone who has the infection. The causes of STDs are bacteria, parasites and viruses. There are more than 20 type…
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One symptom that is pronounced at the latest stage of AIDS is that the patient will experience tremendous loss of weight. They will become so thin that their skin covers their bones, no muscles. In a way, they will look just like a living ghost in their last days. their lymph glands become swollen. …
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Strictly speaking, AIDS is not an illness and therefore does not have specific side effects / symptoms - it is a syndrome (a collection of symptoms / illnesses) caused by severe, or late stage, HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) infection. The range of symptoms experienced by a person who is diagn…
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There is at this point in time no cure for HIV and AIDS. Once someone gets it, they have it for life. ----------------------- But slajeet is the one can help someone's life or enjoy long life as young peron find more details on http://ganish.webs.com/apps/webstore/products/show/530808
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Yes, there are many treatments for herpes but they only help with outbreaks...there is no CURE for the herpes virus.The most popular pharmaceutical treatment is acyclovir. All-natural treatments exist as well, including a product called "Herpaflor" (sold on the Internet) that combined 17 different h…
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No, unless that person has a cut or bleeding gums, and you swallow it. HIV/AIDS is transmitted through the exchange of bodily fluids of one person to another. I would imagine your stomach acid would kill/prevent the virus from infecting you. There is a "condom in a pill" that is FDA approved, Truvad…
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A specialist in dealing with events beyond its control, The American National Red Cross offers disaster relief, shelter, and other humanitarian services through more than 700 chapters nationwide. Although it was chartered by Congress in 1905, the American Red Cross isn't a government agency. The not…
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Unfortunately, a cure for Parkinson's disease has not been found yet. There are only a few drugs that can help minimize its effects. Unfortunately, the side effects of the treatment can be as bad as Parkinson's itself as they include something that has the appearance of senile dementia, including am…
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Sinus is a tract with one end blind.It can be removed surgically.
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No, unfortunately. While there are certain things in life that are unexplainable gypsy tears is not known to prevent AIDS, but learning about sexually transmitted diseases before deciding to have a sexual relationship is a wise move. So: use condoms when having sex don't share needles to inject…
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How do AIDS attack and spread? the 5 ways it attacks the cells is: 1. HIV attaches to the surface. 2. Virus makes a copy of its genetic material. 3. Virus core enters cell and goes to the nucleus. 4. New virus assembles at cell suface. 5. New virus breaks away from the host cell. IT IS SPREAD…
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The initial symptoms are the same as and indistinguishable from influenza and lasts about as long. The virus then hides from the immune system and in most cases no other symptoms will be seen for a latent period of 5 to 20 years, at which point the immune system begins to rapidly fail and a wide var…
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No, sperm can live outside the body on a surface for about a hour and even longer in the vagina.
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What type of virus is HIV? HIV is a lentivirus, and like all viruses of this type, it attacks the immune system. Lentiviruses are in turn part of a larger group of viruses known as retroviruses. The name 'lentivirus' literally means 'slow virus' because they take such a long time to produce any adve…
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United Kingdom and United States treatment guidelines say that the aim of HIV treatment should be to achieve and maintain an undetectable viral load, below 50 copies/ml .. this being the cut off point for the ultra-sensitive viral load test. Standard treatment for achieving this goal is for the pat…
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This kind of answer would require a great amount of research in order to give an accurate figure. - Sorry.
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CONSUMERS Answer The people! They may not like this or that, but most people never take the time to have their voices heard to government (peace marches, etc.)
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Former Names For HIVI'm not sure there is a clear answer to this, due to how the question is worded.Part of this comes from the separation of HIV from AIDS as source vs. medical condition. The other part comes from the timeline that extends long before what most consider the beginning of HIV and AID…
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Remember: You can generally only catch HIV by having unprotected sex with some who has it or by sharing needles with that person. The only way to find out is to take an HIV test. Go to a free clinic or a doctor. HIV will not show its symptoms until AIDS but HIV can be detected through the detectio…
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February 2006. In recent days there has been much press coverage about new claims by American, British and Belgian scientists that they have discovered the geographical source of AIDS. These researchers have apparently detected simian immunodeficiency viruses (SIVs) that are closely related to the A…
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There is currently no cure for HIV. There is a cocktail that can be administered very quickly after exposure to the virus that may prevent you from contracting it, though. The only solutions for avoiding AIDS are abstinence and practicing safe sex.
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Sneezing or a stuffy nose are the most common symptoms.
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The area now the US was inhabited by Native American tribes for several thousand years, but the first Europeans to explore its current territory were Spanish conquistadors from Hispaniola and Cuba. Officially, Juan Ponce de Leon is credited with the first sighting of Florida in 1513.Columbus is cred…
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Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) is caused by a virus called human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). Like other viruses, HIV can be transmitted from host to host. The main routes of HIV transmission are sexual contact, sharing contaminated needles, and transmission from mother to child (eg, via…
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Living With AIDS Good medical care - without which, untreated AIDS will ultimately lead to death from any one of the twenty-five, or so, AIDS defining illnesses. However, please note that most people who are HIV-positive are not suffering from AIDS. With good care and treatment, people with H…
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AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome) is the result of damage caused by the virus HIV (Human immunodeficiency virus). HIV is acquired through bodily fluid transmission with an infected person through sexual contact, blood or plasma transfusion, organ transplant, or any of a variety of other for…
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HIV infection occurs when a person is exposed to infected blood, semen, vaginal fluid or breast milk. HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) is the virus that causes AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome). Unprotected sex and sharing of injection drug using equipment are some of the most common risk…
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Ilex 15 contains licorice (liquorice). Adverse reactions to licorice (liquorice) reported amongst HIV-positive people include: low potassium levels, muscle weakness and soreness, high blood pressure and fluid retention. Additionally, as with many common health foods / nutritional supplements / natu…
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HIV death rates have declined dramatically since the availability HAART and effective prophylaxis for opportunistic infections. Given increasing antiretroviral-related complications and resistance, however, whether this decrease in deaths will be sustained is debated.Some studies continue to describ…
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Answer HIV will not show its symptoms until AIDS but HIV can be detected through the detection of our HIV antibody counts which new tests can detect as soon as two weeks after exposure. However, HIV can take up to 3 months before the test can be found positive. The period is called window peri…
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Yes, if he/she uses condoms, and if he/she doesn't engage in sex during herpes breakouts.
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Not if used correctly.
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