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Average Lifespan Of Hiv Infected Person On Meds

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Can Nucleomaxx help people with HIV who are not on meds?

Hello,I just wondered if you know of anyone who is taking Nucleomaxx to aid with lipoatrophy/lipodystrophy symptoms and who has not started meds yet? My symptoms are very mild, but are present.I assume just having HIV would cause some mitochondrial...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
...lipoatrophy.Are you a runner, have used anabolic steroids or have lost weight? I wonder why you would have lipoatrophy before HIV meds.Nelson Read more »

pos. person on meds testing neg. possible? (HIV ANTIBODY TEST VERSUS HIV VIRAL LOAD TEST)

Hi Dr. Bob. First thank you for all your generous answers. My question is:If someone is on meds for... Read more »

Is Flora Sinus safe for HIV+ persons on meds?

My dad gave me a bottle of "Flora Sinus Seasonal Support" to help with my sinuses. It is produced... Read more »
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Thinning Bones a Growing Problem Among People With HIV; HIV and HIV Meds Appear to Be Culprits

... Bone problems have quietly emerged as a major health issue for people with HIV, and HIV meds may be at least partly to blame, according to recent research. The findings add to a growing body of evidence Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Zimbabwe in Line to Provide 140,000 HIV-Infected People With HIV Meds

...with access to no-cost antiretroviral drugs by the end of the year, Owen Mugurungi, head of the Zimbabwean government's HIV/AIDS unit, said on Tuesday at a two-day workshop on drug access issues in the country, the Herald/AllAfrica.com reports... Read more »
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What Is HIV?

...single. It's what you do, not who you are, that puts you at risk for HIV. How Long Does It Take to Feel a Symptom of HIV? People can have HIV for 10 years or more and never show any symptoms. Other people can get symptoms within a short... Read more »
The Body

HIV Treatment 101

...earlier. The most important thing, though, is to talk with a knowledgeable HIV doctor to ensure that when you do start taking meds, it's for the right reasons, and you're ready to commit to taking every dose on time. Once you decide to start... Read more »
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People selling their hiv meds?

Posted by kev63, 1 Reply
Is it true that this goes on in N.Y. i read it but cant beleive thanks,an like where do these things take place,cant they stop it? Read more »

Hiv+ for 20yrs/No meds having night sweats/rash

Posted by ajpooboy, 5 Replies
...I am a white male Nordic background and have never been sick.I have never been on Meds ever. Been Poz for 20+ yrs but now am having night sweats/day sweats and have developed a rash all over my body. Mt CD4 has always Read more »

When does a person start taking ARV meds?

Posted by Carrie, 5 Replies
My boyfriends CD4 count is over 1100 and his Viral count is under 400. From my own researching, this appears to still be ok (considering the circumstances of course). He said though that today at the dr they want to start him on antiretroviral... Read more »

how long to live?

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...hi. I'm wonderin what the average life expectancy is for someone in the US living with HIV. I know it differs greatly from body to body but any general ideas? Read more »