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Immune System and Advanced HIV

...Hi, I'm not sure you can answer this I thought it was worth a try. My husband and I have advanced HIV disease. Diagnosed in 1988. We are doing well. Our problem is that our apartment building has a flea problem. The exterminator
Graeme Moyle, M.D.

Response from Graeme Moyle, M.D.

Chelsea and Westminster Hospital
...disagreeable problem but not my realm really. I have not known rats and or fleas to casues specific problems to people with HIV but there are a general health hazzard and inconveniece. You need to work closely with other residents, the landlords... Read more »

life expectancy with Advanced HIV

just diagnosed with AIDS, CD4 count 18, viral load 200 000, candida in the throat, started combivir... Read more »

Oraquick Advance HIV 1/2 Test

Hello, I had an exposure of risk 3 months ago condom got off and the girl put the same condom back... Read more »
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Ritonavir-Saquinavir Combination Therapy in Patients with Advanced HIV Infection

...onRetroviruses and OpportunisticInfections in Washington,D.C. examined the effect of the combination ofritonavirand saquinavir in advanced HIV positive patients. Prior to these studies,the combination of ritonavir and saquinavir had been reported... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Eight States, Puerto Rico Will Not Receive CDC Funding for Advanced HIV Monitoring System

... CDC on Friday announced that it will no longer fund an advanced HIV/AIDS monitoring system in eight states and Puerto Rico, the New York Times reports. The eight states are Georgia , Illinois, Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

OraSure Technologies Receives European Approval for Advance HIV Test

... On Monday, OraSure Technologies announced it has received regulatory approval to market its Advance HIV 1/2 antibody test in the 27 nations of the European Union. The test can detect HIV-1 and HIV-2 antibodies in blood, plasma Read more »
Seattle Treatment Education Project

GM-CSF Shows Benefit for People with Advanced HIV Disease

...GM-CSF, or granulocyte-macrophage colony stimulating factor, appears to increase CD4 cells in people with advanced HIV disease as demonstrated in a study reported in Reuters Health, April 3, 2000. Macrophages are a type of white blood cell... Read more »
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i have an advance hiv infection...

Posted by Anonymous
...Hi all: My name is Jim, I have an "advanced" HIV infection, and I write to hopefully give a bit of TURBO-BOOST to all who find themselves in that moment of darkness Read more »

Pimples and Advanced HIV

Posted by Anonymous
...informative and I am glad to find a site where people can connect. My question is a strange one. You see, I have been living with my HIV positive roommate for over 3 years. I have researched the disease, but have been unable to find much on... Read more »

oraquick advanced rapid hiv1/2 (oral swab)

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I have taken the test using the oraquick advanced rapid hiv1/2 antibody test (oral swab). I thought I was sure of the negative result that I rcvd at 15 weeks post expo. But Read more »

My dad was just diagnosed with advanced AIDS

Posted by ontariogirl, 5 Replies
...out of bed. Yesterday he called me after getting his blood test results. Even though I knew in theory that he was likely HIV + I was devastated to hear he's been diagnosed with "full-blown" AIDS as he put it. His life has been hell for a... Read more »