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Cachexia And Aids

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AIDS InfoNet


... Why Is Nutrition Important? Nutrition Guidelines for People With HIV Practice Food Safety What About Supplements? The Bottom Line For More Information Why Is Nutrition Important? Good nutrition means getting enough macronutrients and micronutrients. Macronutrients contain calories
Ask the Experts

hydrazine sulfate and cachexia vaccine

Have you heard of Professor M.J. Tisdale and his cachexia vaccine? Have you heard of Hydrazine Sulfate and the anti-wasting properties it has had in cancer patients?check out these links and please tell me what you...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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

Program for Wellness Restoration Now we have Oxandrin, Deca Durabolin, testosterone, Serostim, Juven, glutamine, and other options that work well for HIV wasting.Nelson Read more »

Vit C and Hiv

Pls can you tell me how much vitamin C can an HIV+ person can use to have positive impact on immunity system,bcos i understand that it may be harmful if a positive person take less than necessary,and may be useful when higher doses is employed.Also...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,The bottom line on vitamin C and HIV is that a Vitamin C deficiency can impair some aspects of the body's immune response to all germs, including HIV. However, vitamin Read more »

re: hgh and oxandrolone

HGH has proven to improve wasting but androgens have no benefit?? First of all, the studies that showed increased body mass due to hgh injections included BONE, CONNECTIVE TISSUE, and WATER WEIGHT as criteria for 'lean body mass'. therefore, the...
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
...Here at The Body, we honor the diversity of points of view that exist in the very complicated field of HIV/AIDS, which is why I have chosen to post this essay in an unedited form. What is best for a given individual in the treatment Read more »

Biochoice Immune26

I read your past post on Immune26. It has significantly improved my quality of life & I can tell from your answer to the poster that you have not actually reviewed the scientific website at You are very intelligent, but in...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...product's claims. It makes absolutely no sense immunologically. But, that's just my opinion as a Board Certified Immunologist and HIV/AIDS specialist physician. (It might be worth noting the "expert" you mention who "holds many patents" has never... Read more »
AIDS Survival Project

New Treatment Available for AIDS Cachexia

...Tara Strawbridge, R.N., Medical Science Liaison for Serono Laboratories, talked about metabolic changes in persons living with HIV. She said that many patients with AIDS also have AIDS cachexia, a condition where the person is unusually tired,... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

... What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? Warning Signs of an HIV Fraud Common Sense About Unproven Treatments Questions You Should Ask Take Your Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents A Look at the Numbers Is HIV Different for Men and Women? Treatment in HIV+ Women: Efficacy, Side Effects, and Drug Interactions Gynecological Issues Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among Hispanics/Latinos

... The HIV epidemic is a serious threat to the Hispanic/Latino community. While Hispanics/Latinos 1 represented approximately 15% of Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous
...PET Scanning Helps Define Course of HIV-1 Infection: A Newsmaker Interview With C. David Pauza, PhD Laurie Barclay, MD Sept. 18, 2003 Editor's Note: It may be possible Read more »

CDC says HAART is to blaim

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...proportions of deaths with the following conditions Deaths from Non-AIDS-Related Diseases Have Increased as a Proportion of Deaths of HIV-Infected Persons since the Advent of HAART Atlanta, GA Results: From 1992 through 2000, we observed a total... Read more »

World AIDS Day 2006: raising 'HIV/AIDS' Awareness

Posted by Anonymous
...World AIDS Day 2006: Raising 'HIV/AIDS' Awareness We urgently need to raise 'HIV/AIDS' Awareness to stop the epidemic spread of AIDS-related Myths, HIV-related Read more »

Workplace issues and HIV/AIDS

Posted by ScotCharles
... Check out this link for workplace issues with HIV/AIDS. It is very thorough. Read more »