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hiv positive and the high perfomance sport
Sep 1, 2011

nelson hello! greetings!, I commented I am HIV positive patient treated Indect a year ago and CD4 500, I have 33 years and my idea is to resume my passion is sports athletics track, but apparently the high-performance sport is not recommended that you think ?, and I want to compete in athletic tournaments ..... no risk for intense physical exercise?

Response from Mr. Vergel

Go for it. Nothing should stop you if your virus is controlled and you have the energy. Do not let HIV stop you, or serve as an excuse for not being the best that you can. Many people have used it to stop dreaming.


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