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Autoimmune Hepatitis Support

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The Well Project

Caring for Your Liver if You Have HIV/AIDS

...may not be an option for everyone. It is important to balance the need for HIV drugs with their potential to cause liver damage. There are many things that you can do to protect your liver from damage, help it to heal, and support its function. Avoid Alcohol and Street Drugs Heavy drinking can cause cirrhosis Many HIV drugs and other medications should not be combined with alcohol Avoid alcohol completely if you also have hepatitis ...
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window period for autoimmune hepatitis

hello doc sorry to keep asking you the same question its just no one has been able to answer this for me i had a single unprotected vaginal exposure max 15 minutes in vietnam 3 weeks after i returned all signs and symptoms of ars i got tested...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Autoimmune hepatitis and having your potentially "dangerous liaison" in Viet Nam would not have any effect on the accuracy of your repeatedly negative Read more »

support groups

I would like to talk to other people with Hep C. Is there any online support groups
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
I would consider asking the National HCV Read more »

Research regarding HIV+ support groups

I am trying to find information (statistics, studies, and other research) that outlines the effects of organized support groups on people effected with HIV.I can easily find info regarding number of cases, etc. But nothing specific to the benefits...
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...I don't know of any published data on the effects of support groups. I would recommend researching the commonly used informational sites. A good place to start is: Read more »

How to find the right support group

How can I find the most appropiate support group. I am extremely active- I play on a Rubgy Team, I practice Mixed Martial Arts and I train for Triathlons. The problem is that most if not all of the support groups that I have participated in only...
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
You are involved with some very good health promoting activities. If you want a more holistic group, you may do better searching within the alternative medicine community. Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

USAID's Support of Methadone Clinics in Vietnam

... A USAID FrontLines article examine the agency's support of methadone clinics in Vietnam to help treat heroin addiction and reduce the spread of HIV/AIDS. "Methadone treatment, used Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Impact of Social Support on Cognitive Symptom Burden in HIV/AIDS

...depression and objective neuropsychological impairments. Previous studies have shown an association between stronger social support and lower rates of depression. In the current study, the authors used a cross-sectional design to examine the role... Read more »
AIDS Survival Project

The Support Needs of Caregivers

... A system of support is crucial for individuals living with HIV to strengthen their coping strategies when dealing with this disease. This support Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

The U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)

...HIV/AIDS policy and clinical guidelines; training programs for clinical and laboratory staff; laboratory supplies and staffing support; and community outreach to promote adherence to antiviral treatment. Prevention activities are based on the... Read more »
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Good Support Or No Support

Posted by stina, 2 Replies
...I Have The The Best Support But I Feel Bad For My Partner.Okay So I Told My Mom And Sister's They Are Really Supportive And They Say Im Goin To Survive This.But Read more »

Treatment / Support in Thailand

Posted by garret99
...Iam new to this board. does anyone have any insight into any ex-pat support groups that exist in Thailand. Thanks Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...How do you find support groups for hiv? I live in dayton, ohio not a very big city. Read more »

need support

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hi, I'm looking for a support group (particularly Asians) that provides counseling to newly diagnosed people in Boston, MA. Does anyone know any? I have a Read more »