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Benefits For Hiv People

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testosterone and its benefits for HIV Positive People

I am seeking information around testosterone treatment and HIV.I am a HIV positive person and I live in Australia the reason for my question is. Both myself and my partner are HIV+ he has no T-cells and a viral Load that is unreadable not...
Alvan Fisher, M.D.

Response from Alvan Fisher, M.D.

Brown University School of Medicine
...how they respond to testosterone. I doubt his testosterone has any effect on preventing colds, flu, etc. Many HIV-negative people have tremendous problems with minor infections, like colds and flu, while many HIV-positives have no problems... Read more »

HIV+ w/ shingles vax

I read the article "When Will There Be A Shingles Vaccine for HIV-Positive People?"... Read more »

Benefit of being undetectable

I know the goal is to become undetectable and I recently have become undetectable after taking my... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV-Positive People Might Benefit From Early Treatment, Study Presented at CROI Indicates

...During the first few weeks after contracting HIV, often called the "acute phase," HIV grows rapidly in the body. To determine the benefits of treating people during the acute phase, the researchers provided early treatment for six to 15 months to... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

California Bill Extending Government-Funded Health Care Benefits to HIV-Positive People Not Being Implemented, Los Angeles Times Reports

...have agreed to switch. The state initially estimated that it would be able to cover the health care costs of one HIV-positive person with savings from 20 people with AIDS who opted to move into managed care. However, increased reimbursement rates... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Advocacy Group Sues Federal Agencies Over Statements About Medical Marijuana, Including Benefits for HIV-Positive People

...According to the group, the lawsuit says that HHS and FDA have publicly released "false and misleading statements" about the benefits of medical marijuana, the New York Times reports. The group is calling on the agencies to retract and... Read more »
U.S. Social Security Administration

Guide to Social Security Benefits for People Living With HIV/AIDS

... Benefits Paid Under Two Programs How Do I Qualify for Social Security Disability Benefits? What Will I Get From Social Security? Read more »
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AIDS vs HIV -

Posted by 30YEAROLDMOTHER, 6 Replies
...Now i know that AIDS is the end stages of HIV but I just was thinking - And wanted to see if anyone knows. IF I (just say me for example) Had unprotected sex with a men that Read more »

Benefits for Poz Vets??

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Can anyone tell me what the benefits are for Positive vets? All I keep hearing is that it depends on if you were in or out of the military when you contracted it. Read more »

Benefits of HIV/AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Before you automatically assume that I'm some sick puppy, let me say that I DO NOT wish to present a side that is hurtful. Benefits that I'm considering are positive (awareness and attemps to change health care disparities across cultures and... Read more »

HIV & Hepatitis Treatment Educator

Posted by Anonymous
... **Education Programs Qualifications: **Knowledge of HIV/AIDS treatment and advocacy **Excellent interpersonal and writing skills **At least 3 years experience working in AIDS services **Knowledge of city... Read more »