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Pneumonia n flue shots
Nov 19, 2005

Hello My sincere Congratulations to you folks out there to guide and cheer us up. Its a great site . i hv been positive since 2 years and my T cell is hovering around 500 and V load between 200-20000. currently its 500 and 2000 . my doctor suggested me to take Pneumonia n Flue shots. I m doing OK in terms of my physical abilities. My question is should i take the shots. pl advise

Response from Dr. Frascino


Yes, I recommend all HIV-positive folks get both a pneumovax (pneumonia vaccine) and a yearly flu shot. I've already gotten mine.

Stay well.

Dr. Bob

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