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Reply: Needle Stick Scratch
Hi Gail, I canceled my RNA test. As it is taking 15 days for result and process in other country. .my GP...More
Posted by singhworried
coinfection delays seroonversion?
Hi Gail, Dear All, [br>I was diagnosed with HCV. I have taken the 24 week peg interferon and...More
Posted by mindovermatter1
Reply: Please help!!
Understood. so i can assume they will dry within seconds outside the body unless the quantity is extremely...More
Posted by help_please
Reply: deep kissing with mouth sores
Again, this woman needed to be ACTIVELY BLEEDING at the time of the lip locking. If you remain concerned,...More
Posted by georgiagail

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i go bar and drink.i table a girl,we have kiss,deep kissing..and i realized i have a mouth sores,and she also quest is am i going to be infect with that exposure,she is hiv positive..and i my mouth sores is not bleeding when i check it at home about 4hours after we kiss.
  • am i going to be infected?
  • 4 days after,i feel slight pain when i swallowing food.
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Reply: Please help!!!! 6 years after *potential* exposure...
Yes, you can trust last years tests results. False negatives occur when someone tests too early, not five...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Lost virginity and paranoid about HIV/AIDs
Neither one of these put you are risk for HIV. Stop worrying. GailMore
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Possible Exposure/False Negative OraQuick Tests
A screening test taken at least three months after a possible exposure is considered to be both...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Chances of me having HIV
Many of the over the counter cold and flu liquids have ingredients that can make you drowsy. Some of these...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Oraquick home test
Gail, I took a third oraquick home swab test just to take the weight off of my shoulders. After testing...More
Posted by johnbear32
Reply: Stripper Fingering
Thanks for your feedback. You are totally right and she has been wondering and getting upset, but I was just...More
Posted by steevo19
Reply: Freaking out still
"So you totally believe in the OraQuick at home test 3 months post exposure? " Yes "That my 2 negatives and...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: cd4 count dropped
As the attached points out, factors that can affect the level of CD4 counts include time of day samples...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Accuracy of Oraquick rapid
Please explain why you are so scared. Are you worried the ex-girlfriend is HIV positive? It is...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: do I have HIV?
just to clarify... 72 hours is the maximum. PEP will likely have no effect at all after that. BUT PEP needs...More
Posted by rclancette
Reply: Help me understand my results... Scared
He ordered a rna test, i dont know why he did not do another hiv 1/2 o test. When i asked him what does he...More
Posted by scaredninja1
Reply: Help asap
Urine Therapy (i.e., drinking ones own urine) is a totally useless treatment for HIV. Can one drink their...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Anyone know ARV therapy?
If by Urine Therapy you mean the idea that drinking your own urine will cure you of HIV please understand...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Keep having Hope and faith, never give up and be p...
Hi, thanks for this message, Its so helpful, well, i infected hiv positive since last year on september...More
Posted by miracle88
Hi, I tested negative for oral chlamydia/gonorrhea and my chlamydyzme test is also negative for my penis. I...More
Posted by An_257474
Reply: Question for Gail
Nope... GailMore
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Scared about Superficial scratch
1. Nope. 2. Nope 3. Lymph nodes tend to be near the surface of the body. They are easily felt. It's just...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: STD transmission from dirty toilet water
Nope! GailMore
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: HIV
Assuming the condom was used accurately and did not break or tear, even if your partner was HIV positive,...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Possible high risk and testing questions
A test taken at four weeks is considered to be 95 percent accurate; that is, 95 percent of newly infected...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Symptoms and antibodies, which came first?
Not necessarily. ARS tends to occur two to six weeks after transmission. A two week screening test can...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Elisa test
Thank you gail.
Posted by An_257959
Reply: HIV+ and HEP-C+ for 17+ years
Sorry; I am not knowledgeable enough in that area to know of any such resources. Is there a social worker...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Mistake_worried
I have already said your child is not at risk from this. Again, the only blood present was hers, not yours....More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Still worried 10 years later...
I could not get it out of mind once again so I bought another oraquick test and swabbed my gums exactly like...More
Posted by mmm123456
Reply: Oral sex risk
No. GailMore
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