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Aids Patients Talk About Their Symptoms

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Mom offers $50!! (CARING FOR AN HIV/AIDS PATIENT AT HOME)

First I'd like to say your website is Godsend!Second, my daughter bought a few outfits at the mall, she pulled one of the pants out and noticed there was some redish stain. If it was blood from an HIV infected person, would this pose a risk? She...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...your washer, the purpose being to get the stain out, as there wouldn't be any live virus to "kill!" Regarding caring for an HIV/AIDS patient at home, yes, sheets can be washed (use detergent with bleach) and dried without any risk of... Read more »

Concerns Careing from HIV patient (CARING FOR AN HIV/AIDS PATIENT AT HOME)

I recently started caring from my brother who has Full blown AIDS with Cryptococcus meningitis. I... Read more »

Skin hyperpigmentation in AIDS patients = an hypophyse dysfunction?

Is there any treatment or medicine for the hyperpigmentation in Aids patients? Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

South Africa: New System to Help Track AIDS Patients

...Department of Health is implementing an electronic management system designed to dramatically improve treatment monitoring of HIV/AIDS patients. Currently, each of the nine provinces has its own system of electronic and paper-based records,... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Choosing an HIV Care Provider

...medical care is very complicated, and changes quickly. This makes it important to find an HIV care provider who works with HIV/AIDS patients and is committed to staying up to date. Your relationship with an HIV provider will be better if you... Read more »
The Body

Former Pop Star Sherri Lewis Talks About Living With HIV - HIV/AIDS Resource Center for Women

...that long corridor, what did you see? I saw very little nursing staff there, because no one wanted to work on the floor with AIDS patients at that time. I saw people sitting up in their beds -- everybody on IVs [intravenous therapy]. It looked... Read more »
The Well Project

Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

...PN. The most common peripheral neuropathy is called distal symmetricpolyneuropathy (DSPN). This is what most HIV+ people are talking about whenthey say they have neuropathy. Most doctors know it as a sock and glove nerveproblem, because the... Read more »
Connect With Others

AIDS patient eradicted of HIV virus?

Posted by Mike89406, 4 Replies
Very interesting read while he went through some hardships doing this it sounds like the opening of a possible new door to treatment. The guy hasn't been on Meds for 600 days after a bone marrow transplant. ... Read more »

Boon for HIV & AIDS patients - Yoga Pranayama ....

Posted by akumar, 1 Reply
...Boon for HIV & AIDS patients - Yoga & Pranayama - Swami Ramdev From: akumar My dear Brothers & Sisters, Re: Great ancient Indian science "Yoga Read more »

AIDS Patients Face Downside of Living Longer

Posted by ScotCharles
...reach late middle age. There have been only small, inconclusive studies on the causes of aging-related health problems among AIDS patients. Without definitive research, which has just begun, that second wave of suffering could be a... Read more »

misunderstanding on HIVand AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...three weeks into medication my tcells doubled and my viral load undetectable. Now From my knowledge, you are only labelled an AIDS patient when your Tcells are below 200 but my know it all ex who also is positive insists that he was trained on... Read more »