May 5, 2012
i was recently diagnosed to be HIV positive. should i start off with the septrin and multivitamin dose or just eat right and exercise. in february i was negative but now its turned positive
| Response from Mr. Vergel
I am sorry that you just found out that you have HIV. You know we are here to help you take charge of your health, so I am glad you reached out.
You need to find out what your CD4 cells and your HIV viral load are so that your doctor can make a decision with you about whether or not you need treatment. If you do not have a doctor or insurance, go to the closest AIDS Service Organization in your area to find out about services and how to apply for free medications.
You will live a long life, so do not change your plans for the future. But there are things you should be aware of that these great articles describe:
In the meanwhile, eat well, manage stress, exercise, and get quality sleep, just like you everyone should, positive or not.
Let me know if you need any more information.
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