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Author Topic: Disturbing PM  (Read 1461 times)

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Offline Teresa

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Disturbing PM
« on: September 03, 2006, 11:29:57 AM »
I got this Pm this morn


    HIV Treatment
Sent to: Teresa on: Today at 09:04:53 AM      

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Sorry for the condition of your loved partner and also the problem of miscommunication.

We offer HIV treatment for patients who have not yet reached critical stages and I can assure you that our traetment reverses the viral load count and eventually the patient ie negative.

We use specially blended african herbs both oral and injections and our treatment takes 27-45 days.

Feel free to contact me at houseofhope@gawab.com for more info.

Thank you for your time.

James


Is this guy telling me that he can make hubby HIV-?

This of which I dont belive for a second, but am worried it could give others false hopes.

Did others get this pm too? I have never talked to this guy so I dont know what the hell he is talking about when he talks about miscommunication.

Teresa
Hubby HIV+ 5/5/06
CD4:320
  %: 26.7
 VL: <20
Atripla (started it 8/24/06)
 

Offline angels4kelly

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Re: Disturbing PM
« Reply #1 on: September 03, 2006, 11:37:49 AM »
This is just another stupid spammer Teresa! >:(
IT'S A WHOLE BUNCHA CRAP!!!

Pay no attention to this nonsense!!

Report this to the moderators

Love,
Kelly
POSITIVE SINCE-10/1990
CD4-610
CD4%-29.3
VL-UNDETECTABLE
VIREAD,VIRACEPT, EPZICOM

MOST RECENT...
10/9/2006
CD4's-714
CD4%-30%
VL-Undetectable
DIAGNOSES POSITIVE 10/90
SAME MEDS, VIREAD, VIRAMUNE, EPZICOM.

SHOOT FOR THE MOON! YOU MAY MISS,
BUT YOU'LL LAND IN THE STARS :)

Knowing others is intelligence;
knowing yourself is true wisdom.
Mastering others is strength;
mastering yourself is true power.
 
Failure is not in falling down,
but the staying down

Offline Christine

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Re: Disturbing PM
« Reply #2 on: September 03, 2006, 11:39:57 AM »
Spam-- forward it to the moderators. Scummy spammers....

Christine
Poz since '93. Currently on Procrit, Azithromax, Pentamidine, Valcyte, Levothyroxine, Zoloft, Epzicom, Prezista, Viread, Norvir, and GS-9137 study drug. As needed: Trazodone, Atavan, Diflucan, Zofran, Hydrocodone, Octreotide

5/30/07 t-cells 9; vl 275,000

Offline wellington

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Re: Disturbing PM
« Reply #3 on: September 03, 2006, 11:40:30 AM »
The internet is jam packed with crap like this. I've not received this particular PM but I have had others in the past. Report the account to one of the mods so they can deal with it, would be my suggestion.

Offline Jeffreyj

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Re: Disturbing PM
« Reply #4 on: September 03, 2006, 11:41:12 AM »
I have not received it, but pay no attention sweetie. You have enough on your plate! enjoy the rest of the weekend.
Love you!
Jeff
Positive since 1985

Offline J.R.E.

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Re: Disturbing PM
« Reply #5 on: September 03, 2006, 11:42:11 AM »
Hello Teresa,

Ignore it , report it to the moderators. Also , do not click on the link. There are no medications out there that can make an hiv positive person turn HIV negative. There are only medications that can work at controlling viral load. It is a crock of poop !!



Ray
Current Meds ; Viramune, Epzicom, 40mg of simvastatin, 12.5mg of Hydrochlorothiazide.
Metoprolol tartrate 25mg



http://forums.poz.com/index.php?topic=40802.0

http://forums.poz.com/index.php?topic=45159.0

http://forums.poz.com/index.php?topic=39722.msg495621;topicseen#msg495621

http://forums.poz.com/index.php?topic=46806.0

http://forums.poz.com/index.php?topic=39414.msg491701#msg491701


 In October of 2003, My t-cell count was 16, Viral load was over 500,000, Percentage at that time was 5%. I started my first  HAART regimen  on October 24th,03.

 As of DEC 9th, 2013,  t-cells are at 437 Viral load  <40 .

 Current % is at 16% (L)

  
 62 years young.

Offline Teresa

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Re: Disturbing PM
« Reply #6 on: September 03, 2006, 11:50:01 AM »
I reported it to the moderators.

Just pissed me off but not gonna let it ruin my day!

Hugs
Teresa
Hubby HIV+ 5/5/06
CD4:320
  %: 26.7
 VL: <20
Atripla (started it 8/24/06)
 

Offline ndrew

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Re: Disturbing PM
« Reply #7 on: September 03, 2006, 01:33:10 PM »
Yeah it is a bummer that people PREY shamelessly on the misfortune of others...

Don't let it ruin yer day- HAVE A WONDERFUL DAY TERESA!!!

Drew

Offline bear60

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Re: Disturbing PM
« Reply #8 on: September 04, 2006, 12:15:19 PM »
Teresa.....whatever you do do NOT respond to a message like that.  I have heard that this type of spam can be from criminals looking to get you to email them so they can exploit your computer address, or worse. Ignore it, report it, but never respond.
Poz Bear Type in Philadelphia

Offline bear60

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Re: Disturbing PM
« Reply #9 on: September 04, 2006, 01:22:55 PM »
This is what I was referring to:
New 419 Scam Promises Cure For HIV/AIDS
July 20, 2006
New 419 Scam Promises Cure For HIV/AIDS
Nigeria 419: The Road to Ruin
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Scam Alerts


The latest twist in the Nigerian 419 Scam is an email promising a cure for HIV/AIDS. Computer security experts say its purpose is to trick recipients into revealing personal data.

The emails, which originate from a Yahoo address, claim that the writer has stumbled across an herbal root that miraculously helps AIDS sufferers to recover. It claims that patients with AIDS are no longer HIV positive and asks for help in bringing this discovery to a mainstream market.

Once a recipient has been drawn in, follow up requests are made by the scammer for private information which may lead to requests for money, stolen identities and theft.

Experts at computer security firm SophosLabs say they stopped thousands of messages related to the 419 email scam. 419 relates to a section of the Nigerian penal code, where many of these scams originate.

Most 419 scams involve requests, allegedly by a member of a deposed royal family, to smuggle a fortune to safety in the United States.
Poz Bear Type in Philadelphia

Offline AlanBama

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Re: Disturbing PM
« Reply #10 on: September 04, 2006, 10:10:54 PM »
Definitely a scam honey...

If some herbs could make us all go from poz to neg, no one would be here.

Everyone is right, report to moderators.

Hugs,

Alan
"Remember my sentimental friend that a heart is not judged by how much you love, but by how much you are loved by others." - The Wizard of Oz

 


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