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Constant headache problem,worried about STDs - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   how can I help you
User :   i need some information about smoking
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   What information do you need
User :   from last few days i m feeling continous headache.I want to know that is it because of my smoking
User :   actaullay i smoke nearly 15 ciggrete per day
User :   r u there dr.
Doctor :   It is a significant cause
Doctor :   of headaches
Doctor :   no doubt in that
Doctor :   But one should rule out the other conditions
Doctor :   that can cause headache
Doctor :   as it is a very common symptom and can be from any cause
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   ok
User :   ok
User :   i also want some information regarding hiv/253657?iL=true" >aids .
Doctor :   Can you provided the details i asked for
Doctor :   and then you can put your query regarding AIDS
User :   actually i read a article which says there is no chance a man get infected from a +ve woman
User :   is it true.
User :   age :- 25
User :   Gender :- male
User :   occupation :- s/w engineer
User :   i am single
Doctor :   The article is not true
User :   height 5'11"
User :   weight 68 kg
Doctor :   any person can transmit aids to any person during intercourse
User :   so how much chance are be get infected
Doctor :   I mean the HIV virus
Doctor :   not AIDS
User :   ya ok
Doctor :   There is significant chances
Doctor :   and it depends on many other factors
User :   actually i had sex with a girl around 10 month ago.just single time .but i did not use condom at that time
Doctor :   from person to person
User :   so i am confused what to do
Doctor :   Get an ELISA test for HIV 1 and 2 done now
Doctor :   the doubt will be cleared
User :   what other factors are?
Doctor :   the amount of virus in the person, the immunity, any other sexually diseases
Doctor :   the receptor status of the individuals
Doctor :   etc
User :   although i have not feel any kind of physical problem yet
Doctor :   Get an ELISA test for HIV 1 and 2 done now
the doubt will be cleared , it costs only 200 rs
User :   ok
User :   what u think dr. how much chance i have to get infected
Doctor :   I dont think it is the time to predict the chances
Doctor :   of infection
Doctor :   once infected it is a lifetime
Doctor :   no cure
Doctor :   so it is better to get tested
Doctor :   if negative you can stay tension free
User :   why their is no cure.even science is so advanced today.why people are not able to find medicine for this.
Doctor :   the HIV virus has a property of changing the genes
Doctor :   very fast
User :   what are early symptems of HIV infection.
User :   ok
Doctor :   nomal viral infection
Doctor :   symptoms
Doctor :   like cold, body pains, fever, cough
User :   and genealy after how much time it goes worst.
Doctor :   it may take 6 months to many years to transform into AIDS
Doctor :   that too depends on the immune status of the individual
User :   will smoking make it fast to convert from hiv to aids
Doctor :   Smoking will decrease the immunity in the human and thus the conversion can be fast
User :   ok
Doctor :   Please confirm your details
User :   thanks dr. for your precious advise. I think i should think about hiv test
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
User :   yes
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
Doctor :   We suggest to get the investigations done at an accredited and barcoded lab, like THYROCARE.
Doctor :   of HIV ELISA test
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Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Thanks
Doctor :   bye
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