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does it mean wen a person is HIV positive,there's no possibility of gaining weight

When a person is HIV positive,is there a possibility for the person to gain weight? What are the kind of food that would make an HIV patient look heathy.
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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

Program for Wellness Restoration
...The average person who starts HIV treatment gains weight. Only those with uncontrolled HIV replication, infections, diarrhea, organ related issues, Read more »

Can HIV develop between two persons without HIV +ve?

If suppose one woman have unsafe sexual relation with two men and both of the men and woman are... Read more »

Can a person with HIV get plastic surgery?

...T cell count. I heard that no PS will operate on a person with HIV, is that true? Help!! Also,... Read more »
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Mid-Atlantic ADA & IT Information Center

Questions and Answers: The ADA and Persons With HIV/AIDS

...disabilities, unless an undue burden (i.e., a significant difficulty or expense) or fundamental alteration would result. Thus, if a person with HIV or AIDS has an impairment -- such as a vision, hearing, or speech impairment -- that substantially... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Swaziland: HIV/AIDS Education -- Disabled Persons With HIV/AIDS Face Unequal Access to Health Information

...In a recent report, A.K. Yousafzai of University College London and colleagues found that disabled persons with HIV/AIDS faced difficulties in accessing health information. This qualitative study employed focus group discussions among Read more »
U.S. Department of Justice

The Americans With Disabilities Act and the Rights of Persons With HIV/AIDS to Obtain Occupational Training and State Licensing

...equal opportunity to use and enjoy their goods, services, or facilities. Consequently, a public or private entity cannot deny a person with HIV an occupational license or admission to a trade school because of his or her disability. Examples of... Read more »
Women Alive

What Are HIV-Positive Persons' HIV Prevention Needs?

... Why Prevention for HIV-Positive Persons? Every new HIV infection involves an HIV-positive person. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimate that Read more »
Connect With Others

Caring for a person with HIV

Posted by 28262, 3 Replies
...push the person up and their day gets better. There should be support groups for disabled adults who have HIV so they can meet people like themself. There is not anything like this in Charlotte. It has been a few years since they have been... Read more »

want to be loved like a person with out HIV

Posted by dont4getme, 5 Replies
...I have been HIV since 2004 and for the first time since I had to tell someone I was positive..I got turned down...the worst part is ..he could Read more »

Need to interview a person who is HIV+

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
... Hello, I am interested in interviewing someone who has HIV or AIDS. I am doing it as part of a community service project for my class. The only "problem" is that I need to have "proof" that I Read more »

Gay Personals for HIV+'s

Posted by Anonymous
...Hey People, I am 38 years old black male HIV/Aids diagnosis since 1-26-99. I am very lonely. Looking for some personal ads or chat lines on the net that are HIV pos friendly where I could possible meet someone with my status for a serious... Read more »