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Alive And Well With Hiv

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Not a question - Just Alot of Gratitude

Doctors-I know that you get questions on a daily basis, but I am simply writing to let you know that I, just like many of us who turn to you for your thoughts, are grateful for all that you do for us in answering our questions. I am hopeful that...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Thanks for the positive feedback. With the time available to answer questions and often with limited information it is tough to know if we are doing much good at times. KH Read more »

In Response to OMG

My t-cell count was 17 when I started medications. I had lost around 44lbs and kept dirreah most... Read more »

I am HIV

hi, I am from Germany. I am 32 and newly diagnosed. I was in September negativ and now / 6 Month /... Read more »
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Coping With an HIV/AIDS Diagnosis

...just celebrate my life and beat it. That was my choice." Click here to read or listen to how other people disclosed their HIV status. D'Jaun Black Diagnosed in 2004 "Being HIV positive has been the greatest adventure I've ever... Read more »
The Well Project

Lactic Acidosis and HIV/AIDS

...Lactic Acidosis? Lactic acidosis can develop when your cells make too much lactic acid orwhen your liver isn't working properly. HIV drugs in the nucleoside reversetranscriptase inhibitor (NRTI) class can sometimes cause these problems: ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Advocate Calls on Tennessee Jail to Conduct HIV Tests, Condom Distribution

...County Jail. Arnold also asked that commission members give approval for condoms to be distributed in the jail. "AIDS is still alive and well," Arnold said, adding that HIV/AIDS is "coming out of the jail to the black community, and our black... Read more »
MyFabulousDisease.com

HIV Stigma (and My Lover Jack) at USCA

... At the United States Conference on AIDS in Orlando, I've learned that HIV stigma is alive and well. Providers report that client will travel to distant counties to get services just so they aren't recognized -- and that's if Read more »
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I have HIV Associated Dementia after 24 Years

Posted by ScotCharles, 4 Replies
...are losing control of your emotions and your higher brain functions due to HIV is most distressing. My HIV specialist and my AIDS neurologist at UCLA have both told me that the occurrence of HIV dementia is not related to either viral load or... Read more »

omg need answers and encouragement

Posted by freakingout, 1 Reply
...was tested, so she said but refused to give me the results. i guess trying to scare me for thinking she might have given me hiv? ever since my wife has had the diarrhea, i can't sleep, can't eat, can't focus, i am so stressed out it is unreal. i... Read more »

looking for help

Posted by mscdstudent, 3 Replies
...Hello my name is Amanda and I am a Merto State College Student. This semester I am working on an HIV awareness project. I personally conducted an anonymous survey on campus and found that students were not only unaware, but nonchalant Read more »

Hi everyone - I'm alive

Posted by dj1979, 5 Replies
...Hi everyone. I have been avoiding The Body, avoiding thoughts of HIV as much as possible, I guess. I'm still alive, still recuperating from the arm injury, which is now at about 90% recovery, with Read more »