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life span

Oct 21, 2001

dear dr holodniy, can i live a normal life span with the new drug cocktails? my viral load is 68,000 and my t-cells went up to 535 from 435.what does this mean? i will be starting med with viracept and combivar in a few days. i hear different stories from all people. im 46 years old . can i live to a retirement age or will the meds only last 10 or 15 years like some people say? they say this is not a death sentence anymore, is this true? i work as a baggage handler for american airlines. im worried about the side effects. the one that bothers me the most is fa

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My prediction is that if you adhere to your regimen, you will make it to retirement age. MH

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