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dying from hiv
Oct 21, 1999

when someone is hiv positive, how along after do they live,even though they know and do not have the right treatment,with the proper diet and exercise,and still do not take the right medication, that is not under the care of a doctor.

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Average survival in the pre-HAART era was approximately 10 years (range 2-15+) to development of AIDS, then 2 years till death. Alvan Fisher, M.D.

MAC, biaxcin and nutrition

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