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Dizziness and general HIV things

I have been HIV+ for 5-6 years, and went to get formally tested this past July. My cd count as of July was 294 and my viral load was 27,000. My question is, lately I have been feeling funny in the head, fatigued. I started taking 1000 mcg of B-12...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...symptoms are fairly nonspecific and could be from many different things. Given your current numbers, I would recommend starting HIV treatment now. Read more »

Do general blood test also test for HIV/AIDS?

I had two blood tests done recently for mono and strep throat. Would these tests show if I had... Read more »

NEVER asked before: General Anaesthesia during HIV seroconversion

Bob, Just a quickie..does general anaesthesia of 1-2 hours during window period ( 2 weeks post... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Former Nigeria Institute of Medical Research Director-General Advises Country to Take Ownership of HIV/AIDS Programs

... "With over 80 percent of the country's national response to HIV and AIDS donor-driven, health experts have expressed fear that the global economic recession may affect the efforts to combat the epidemic Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Researchers at Global HIV/AIDS Vaccine Conference Express Concerns About Funding Levels

...Angeles Times reports. The economic situation has "added to the gloom among experts deeply frustrated by ... setbacks" in HIV/AIDS vaccine research, according to the AP/ Times . There also are concerns that some groups that are large... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

U.N. Secretary-General Ban to Call on G8 to Increase Aid for Health Programs, Including HIV/AIDS Initiatives

...industrialized nations at its summit next month in Hokkaido, Japan, to increase aid for specific health programs -- including HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria initiatives -- AFP/Google.com reports (AFP/Google.com, 6/26). Ban said that... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Global Fund Suspends Funding to HIV/AIDS Programs in Ukraine, Citing Poor Management, Other Concerns

...Tuberculosis and Malaria on Friday announced that it has suspended approximately $6.7 million in payments on grants to three Ukrainian HIV/AIDS organizations because of concerns that they are poorly managed and behind schedule in meeting their... Read more »
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Crystal Meth - Gay community in general, HIV

Posted by NickBaer, 1 Reply
...some new informational resources on Crystal Meth - the Gay community in general, and specifically Crystal's releation to new HIV cases. There's some very out-there educators and celebreties speaking out on the dangers of Crystal. I found it... Read more »

National HIV/AIDS Strategy for the U.S. (Finally!)

Posted by TheBody
...years into the epidemic, U.S. government officials have formally unveiled the country's first national strategy for fighting HIV/AIDS within its borders. The strategy aims to establish a coordinated, nationwide effort to reduce new HIV... Read more »

UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE - HIV/AIDS RESEARCH STUDY

Posted by sak51
...Social and Political Sciences Department at the University of Cambridge, is currently conducting a research study focusing on HIV/AIDS stigma. He is looking for individuals interested in sharing their stories about living with HIV/AIDS.... Read more »

Free video: "Top Ten Myths About HIV/AIDS"

Posted by AIDSvideos
...Hi - This is to announce the beta 1 release of http://www.AIDSvideos.org/, whose mission is to prevent the spread of HIV and to assist those affected by making all the world's HIV/AIDS educational videos in all the world's languages available... Read more »