Advertisement

The Body: The Complete HIV/AIDS Resource
Follow Us Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Download Our App
Professionals >> Visit The Body PROThe Body en Espanol

HIV Advice Ill

Here's a taste of what TheBody.com has to offer on this topic:
Ask the Experts

Positive-well, Ill-unemployed, protease-well-employed, ill

I have been HIV+ for app. 16 years. Was unemployed and on SSDI for almost 5 at the worst times. Returned to work after protease inhibitors feeling that I was just too young (43 now) and too healthy, in comparison with others, not to return to work....
Lynn L. Franzoi

Response from Lynn L. Franzoi

Worldwide Benefits for Fox, Inc.
I wish I could offer some additional advice, but I can't. You are doing the right thing in getting a lawyer to represent you in this case.... Read more »

Seroconversion illness and antibodies/Seroconversion and HIV testing

Question 1:Firstly, thank you for your valuable advice. The work you do is abolutelyinvaluable!... Read more »

Chronic hep B carrier and HIV infection [advice about Thailand]

Hi, i asked a question earlier but it wasnt answered and i am really desperate and trying my... Read more »
Articles
TheBody.com

Recently Diagnosed With HIV? African Americans Share Their Advice

Dealing with an HIV diagnosis on top of all of life's other challenges may seem too daunting a task to face. There's a huge community out there doing it every day, though, so to those who are recently diagnosed, you are certainly not alone. Over the... Read more »
AIDS.gov

Staying Healthy During Flu Season: Advice for People Living With HIV/AIDS

Dr. Ronald Valdiserri. Flu season is upon us; so, it's time for everyone in the HIV/AIDS community to prepare. We all know that that the flu can make anyone sick. But did you know that people with long-term health conditions -- including... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New York: School AIDS Efforts Assailed

Concerned that students are having problems accessing health advice and condoms at New York City high schools, the Community HIV/AIDS Mobilization Project (CHAMP) yesterday launched a "Find the Condom in Your Schools" campaign. The nonprofit wants... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

No Participants in Chinese Phase I Clinical Trial of HIV Vaccine Showing Ill Effects, Experts Say

None of the 49 participants taking an experimental HIV vaccine in a Phase I clinical trial launched last year in Nanning, China, is showing ill effects, according to clinical observation, Xinhuanet reports. Experts have been visiting the... Read more »
Connect With Others

Need advice about my HIV+ partner's depression

Posted by wjrmmjr, 4 Replies
My boyfriend is HIV+ and just tried to commit suicide by overdosing..he has been drinking and drugging. He is very depressed about his illness. I am very angry that he won't admit to his addiction and get help..but he says if I leave him he will... Read more »

Advice on expert about testing on rare HIV strains.

Posted by Vasyl, 1 Reply
Hi.
Could someone from old inhabitants give an advice to which site expert can I address my question?

It is about testing for rare strains and groups.

http://www.thebody.com/cgi-bin/bbs/showflat.php?Cat=&Board=infected&Number=275221

Thanks. Read more »

Need advice

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I had to retire from my job in April (no choice, too much LWOP and sick days). HIV+ since 1990. Some symptoms, no major illnesses but alot of health problems, including a real nightmare past month. I was denied disability retirement because I am... Read more »

dear jackie,please dont say im mad,im really ill,.

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
dear jackie,im now nearly one year post/exposure,
ive had 2 bdna,and 1 pro viral dna tests,and also various antibody tests.all neg,or im also going to see a head doctor,one of the best they say at chelsea and westminister in london.just in case it... Read more »