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Weight Training
Nov 29, 1999

Is weightlifting bad for a person with hiv? Does it affect the immune system in a negative manner? Does it affect lymph nodes? Thank you.

Response from Dr. Fisher

It's probably good. Dr Hellerstein has shown that resistance exercise increases muscle mass in HIV-wasting. Alvan Fisher, M.D.

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