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A Healthy Diet With Hiv

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What is a healthy diet for a person with HIV

I just found out the I am HIV Pozitive. I am not good with nutrition . I am trying to plan a shopping and meal list what is an example of a healthy menu/diet.
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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If you follow a Mediterranean data, you will not be healthier with lower lipids, blood sugar, and visceral fat.You can read about it herehttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mediterranean_dietand follow some of these... Read more »

So what the hell is a "healthy diet" anyway...

I tried to get an specific answer from my doctor and the best he could do is say "Oh, you know, eat... Read more »

hiv medication

my partner has just been diagnosed with hiv her cd4 count is 333 and percentage 24%. she was told... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New York: HIV/AIDS Agency Seeks Clients for Nutrition Program

...receipts to TOUCH. "This is truly helping improve people's eating habits," Maher said. "We all know how difficult it is to eat better and we recognize how expensive it is to eat better." TOUCH hopes to offer clients cooking classes to help them... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

WFP, UNAIDS Work to Improve Nutritional Support Available for People Living With HIV/AIDS

... The World Food Program (WFP), with the support of UNAIDS, is planning to launch "a new policy to make food and nutritional support more available to people living with HIV," VOA News reports. The agency "says the aim of [the] program is to help Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

World Food Programme Initiative to Provide Nutritional Assistance to Thousands in Ethiopia Living With, Affected by HIV/AIDS

... About 54,000 people in Ethiopia living with or affected by HIV/AIDS will receive nutritional assistance from the U.N. World Food Programme under a new agreement announced Tuesday, the Daily Monitor/AllAfrica.com Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Women's HIV/AIDS Coalition in Malawi Encourages Participation in Farming Program, Better Nutrition Practices

...Malawi has launched a program to bring HIV-positive women together to grow crops in an effort to improve their access to better nutrition and help maintain their health, VOA News reports. The coalition -- which is running the program in the... Read more »
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Just dignosed HIV+ in the Army

Posted by lkn4u, 14 Replies
...Hello all, I have just been given the news I am HIV+ and I am overseas right now and I guess will be sent back to the states very very soon. I have almost 20 years in service and Read more »

Life Expectancy with HIV

Posted by SaltyWater, 9 Replies
...Hi I was recently diagnosed with HIV some 6/7 weeks ago. While I can accept this illness and try not to let it affect my life too much, and making sure I go to my Read more »

Me Again I another question

Posted by endlsskys, 2 Replies
...please tell me if I am leaving anything out. I know I am but I cant think of any more questions. Thanks J How do I find a good Nutritionist who will help me decide what to eat and what not to eat for my HIV status? I need help with medical,... Read more »

Xango and hiv testing

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...consuming Xango, the natural juice that has been said to have a lot of good stuff in it, can it affect the results when testing for hiv antibodies? The producers of Xango state that it boosts the immune system.. Anyone knows anything about... Read more »