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IRIS: A Concern for People Starting HIV Therapy

...way to help diagnose possible IRIS. Other tests can also assist the diagnosis, such as white blood count and C-reactive protein, which indicate inflammation. The higher the levels, the more likely major inflammation is taking place. Who Is at Risk? In general, people with more severely damaged immune systems before starting HIV therapy are most at risk for IRIS. You and your doctor should be aware that IRIS is possible after starting...
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Why cant doctors place white blood cells from people who are HIV negitave and place them into people who are HIV posotive so they can live longer?
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...with AIDS) would destroy the cells right after they were delivered. That is why we have to give immunosuppressive therapy to people who receive an organ transplant so they don't reject the foreign organ from another person. Read more »

saliva (Facts for Life: What you and the people you care about need to know about HIV/AIDS )

can i catch HIV if my partner "sprays" when he talks and his salive gets in my eye? Also can i get HIV from an infected partners saliva on my anus?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...below 200 cells per cubic millimeter of blood. Also called the T-cell count, the CD4 count ranges from 450 to 1200 in healthy individuals. In some people, the T-cell decline and opportunistic infections that signal AIDS develop soon after... Read more »

can you get hiv/aids if you.. (QTND: HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2008)

me and my partner have been curious about trying anal sex. we are both hiv/aids free and free of any other std's. we were curious, can we get aids from anal sex even if you both are disease free?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...below 200 cells per cubic millimeter of blood. Also called the T-cell count, the CD4 count ranges from 450 to 1200 in healthy individuals. In some people, the T-cell decline and opportunistic infections that signal AIDS develop soon after... Read more »

does sodomy create HIV/AIDS?

I guess Im just pretty ignorant because of my super religious parents but, I always thought that unprotected anal sex would somehow 'create' HIV/AIDS. Is this just a wierd misconception? and if I had unprotected anal sex w my bf (and neither of us...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...below 200 cells per cubic millimeter of blood. Also called the T-cell count, the CD4 count ranges from 450 to 1200 in healthy individuals. In some people, the T-cell decline and opportunistic infections that signal AIDS develop soon after... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Financial Crisis Placing 1.7 Million HIV-Positive People Worldwide at Risk of Treatment Interruption, World Bank Report Says

...vice president for human development, said, "This new report shows that people with AIDS could be in danger of losing their place in the lifeboat. The global economic downturn has taken a wrecking ball to growth and development in the developing... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Florida: HIV Test Sites Fan Out to Everyday Places People Go

...fight against HIV/AIDS, Pastor Tony Drayton is among a growing number of ministers becoming active in the effort. "We say 'these people' or 'those people,'" said the pastor of St. James Missionary Baptist Church. "It's not these or those. It's... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Risk a Question of Place as Well as People

...A group of American researchers now suggest that the community in which one lives is as important as an individual's behavior in determining the risk of HIV infection. "The risk of individual behavior is enhanced or lessened by the type of Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

From People to Places: Focusing AIDS Prevention Efforts Where it Matters Most

...whereby such sites were mapped and visited. A knowledgeable person onsite was interviewed about the site and its patrons, and individuals socializing at sites were interviewed about their sexual behavior. More than 200 sites in each township and... Read more »
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a place for HIV poz people to come and cill...

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...well, with a new job and a new place. For that I had to explore all available ressources and help, and got to meet wonderful individuals and not such nice people. For the most part, I keep my HIV status to myself, and only discuss it with my... Read more »

Best place to live in USA with HIV?

Posted by TonyBakerOK, 4 Replies
...receive 741 a month, I receive less services, than is I was NOT disabled, made more money and on Ryan White medical.. In other places , services are for HIV poz, or AIDS, doesn't matter your insurance. BUT here they seem to think Ryan White is... Read more »

Best places to live on the East Coast with the HIV

Posted by christo, 1 Reply
...option if possible. Also looking for people to chat with and find friends online, etc. as a support group. Since I work most places are closed or all the programs are over and it is hard to find that good support. Read more »

UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE - HIV/AIDS RESEARCH STUDY

Posted by sak51
...Department at the University of Cambridge, is currently conducting a research study focusing on HIV/AIDS stigma. He is looking for individuals interested in sharing their stories about living with HIV/AIDS. Interviews will take place over e-mail... Read more »