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NRTIs And Hiv

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Lactic Acidosis and HIV/AIDS

...hyperlactatemia, but lactic acidosis is a serious illnessthat can be life-threatening. What Causes Lactic Acidosis? Lactic acidosis can develop when your cells make too much lactic acid orwhen your liver isn't working properly. HIV drugs in the nucleoside reversetranscriptase inhibitor (NRTI) class can sometimes cause these problems: Cells make too much lactic acid: NRTIs can damage the mitochondria. This isknown as mitochondrial...
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Can you give yourself HIV/AIDS? - by semen contact with a cut or wound of yourself? (CAN YOU GIVE YOURSELF HIV/AIDS)

hiya docI was wondering about this cause a couple days ago I was masturbating myself after sometime, but was not warned that I got a cut on a side of my thumb that was nearly opened (not bleeding ye but interior cut and transparent fluid was...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...that your abstinence-only sex education program sucks (and not in a good way).Dr. BobIs it possible (CAN YOU GIVE YOURSELF HIV/AIDS?)Jan 3, 2007 I was curious about something, and that's is it possible in any capacity for a man to give hiv or... Read more »

hiv aids

can a person get hiv aids from oral sex when there are no cuts in the mouth or the penis?
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
What does this question have to do with the workplace? Read more »

Can HIV/AIDS be excluded?

Has there been any legislation which requires ERISA plans to cover HIV/AIDS? Specifically, can a self-funded medical plan have an exclusion for AIDS?
Lynn L. Franzoi

Response from Lynn L. Franzoi

Worldwide Benefits for Fox, Inc.
...There is no legislation that mandates HIV/AIDS coverage. In addtion, self-insured plans can have exclusions for certain illnesses. Read more »

Dermatomyositis with HIV/AIDS

Does Dermatomyositis is a feature of HIV/AIDS?
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
No. Read more »
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The Body

A Revolutionary New Way to Fight HIV/AIDS: CCR5 Inhibitors

...of the older classes of HIV drugs interferes with HIV's plans. Image from www.HIVwebstudy.org , a product of the Northwest AIDS Education and Training Center. How does HIV get inside your CD4 cells? Scientists have discovered that HIV first... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

U.N. Special Envoy for HIV/AIDS Lewis, WHO AIDS Director Kim Visit Lesotho to Evaluate HIV/AIDS Programs

... U.N. Special Envoy for HIV/AIDS in Africa Stephen Lewis on Wednesday began a three-day visit to Lesotho to evaluate the Southern African country's developments Read more »
The Well Project

Lipodystrophy, Body Changes and HIV/AIDS

...Lipodystrophy means abnormal fat changes. It is used to describe a number ofunwanted changes in body fat that are experienced by many HIV+ people.Lipodystrophy can also include changes in fat and sugar levels in the blood ofHIV+ people. Although... Read more »
The Well Project

Caring for Your Liver if You Have HIV/AIDS

...medications, over-the-counter drugs such as Tylenol (acetaminophen), repeated use of antibiotics, or exposure to chemicals AIDS related opportunistic infections (OIs) such as MAC (mycobacterium avium complex), TB (tuberculosis), CMV... Read more »
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Workplace issues and HIV/AIDS

Posted by ScotCharles
...http://www.thebody.com/workplace.html Check out this link for workplace issues with HIV/AIDS. It is very thorough. Read more »

HIV / AIDS

Posted by Survivor, 1 Reply
Do you have yours? I've got mine. http://www.utac.org/ Read more »

HIV/AIDS Blogging/Blogs

Posted by DaveyBoy, 2 Replies
...Blog is online (web based) journal or small blurbs people can read or comment. My HIV/AIDS blog is on http://hiv-aids.blog-city.com Other POZ blogz on http://www.HIVforum.com/blogs/ Read more »

HIV/AIDS jobs in S.CALIFORNIA

Posted by tre, 1 Reply
...I have a science background and years of experience in HIV/AIDS education, outreach and research and would like a F/T or P/T job in the southern california area. Any suggestions? Read more »