Progessively worse. Early symptoms: fever tiredness headache enlarged lymph nodes later symptoms: weight loss frequent fevers and sweats pelvic inflammatory disease (in women) that does not respond to treatment short-term memory loss constant skin rashes or flaky skin lack of energy constant oral or vaginal infection near "full-blown aids" symptoms: excessive fatigue and weight loss confusion night sweats.
Depends... The answer depends.... If you are talking about symptoms of acute HIV, these may occur within 2 to 4 weeks of infection and include fever, rash, sore throat, headaches. Not everyone gets the symptoms of acute hiv. If you are talking about symptoms of HIV associated with more advanced disease, then usually this may take a few years before seeing symptoms like weight loss, fevers, night sweats.