Ask Doctor: HIV encounter

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The chances of contracting HIV from having unprotected hetero-sexual vaginal intercourse with an HIV positive person is estimated to be 0.03% to 0.3%. Therefore, the answer to your question is “yes, it is possible to contract HIV infection on the first …

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Ask Doctor: Asthma

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Bronchial asthma is caused by narrowing of the bronchioles, or the tubes that carry air into the lungs. This narrowing can be caused due to many reasons, the commonest of which is hypersensitivity of the airways …

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Ask Doctor: Nose 👃 Bleed

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Nose bleeding, or Epistaxis as it is technically called, is caused by a variety of conditions. The commonest cause of epistaxis is drying of the mucosa of the nose which can cause the mucosal lining to tear leading to bleeding. Epistaxis is …

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