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The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...more fat gain in theirbreasts and waists. Weak bones: It is known that women in general are at increased risk ofdeveloping osteoporosis (weak bones) after menopause, but studies have also shown thatHIV infection increases a person's risk of losing bone mineral density. Thisplaces both HIV+ men and women at increased risk of osteoporosis. However, HIV+women's risk for bone weakness is three times higher than HIV+ men's. Gender differences...
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You are like Dumbledore froh Harry Potter (intelligent and wise)

Sorry, I`m not sure whether I managed to post my question so I`ll repost. Sorry that I wrote so much. First two passages are my thoughts about you and HIV. I really want to share them with you. Unfortunately I'm also seeking your council, so the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Dumbledore? Me? Nah, I'd prefer to be Harry any day.2. As to abstinence-only sex education: I agree with you.3. As to your story: your HIV-acquisition risk is nonexistent. Your problem is not HIV, but rather fear of HIV. Testing for extremely... Read more »

Can a pet licking sweat or a cut from a HIV positve persons skin cause them to get sick or even HIV but in animal form whatever that may be? (CATS AND DOGS AND HIV, 2009)

Hello there. This may sound like a weird question but I have to ask because the only way to know is to ask, also someone else may be wondering the same thing. First of all I am currently on meds and undectable my question doesn't pertain to humans...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...human, remember? I'll repost below some other doggy-related HIV questions to not only show you that you are not the first or only person to have this concern, but also to provide some entertainment relief while you're rehydrating on your I.V.... Read more »

Bipolar and just tested HIV positive

Hi. My mother tested HIV positive a week ago with CD4 count at 180 and viral load at 57, 400. Since then, the man who claimed to have spread the disease to her has died of AIDS in the hospital after having stayed there for some time. He tried to...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...A significant minority of HIV infected persons also suffer from mental health disorders so most HIV specialist are familiar with the treatment of patients Read more »

Cookbook for person with HIV/AIDS?

A friend of mine was recently diagnosed with HIV and his health is already rapidly declining.I'm looking for a cookbook specifically for people with HIV/AIDS with diet tips, healthy recipes, etc ... do any exist?-K-
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...I am unaware of any cookbook specificly for HIV+ persons that I could recommend. If any reader is aware of such a book please post. The nutritional needs of a sick HIV+ patient can Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

...safe and effective for those purposes. Regular medicine does not have a cure for HIV. Because it is a serious illness, many people with HIV disease are willing to try almost anything to get healthy. Some unproven treatments may be harmless, but... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among Hispanics/Latinos

...presence of certain sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) can significantly increase one's chances of contracting HIV infection. A person who has both HIV infection and certain STDs has a greater chance of infecting others with HIV. The rates of... Read more »
The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

...is known as acute infection or primary infection ), your immune system tries to mount a defense. That defense can cause many people to develop symptoms that usually go away after a few days. Here's the catch: Those symptoms, when they do occur... Read more »
The Body

Coping With an HIV/AIDS Diagnosis

...unlike diabetes, there's still a ton of stigma attached to being HIV positive. Even though having HIV doesn't make you a bad person, unfortunately there are many people -most of them ignorant of the facts about HIV -- that still discriminate... Read more »
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From Social Butterfly to Party Pooper

Posted by Preston110409, 2 Replies
...probably since I have attempted to reach out to him. Lately I have had a lot of anxiety about changing how I interact with people. I am a pretty social guy and I just haven't had the desire to be around my other friends. They are beginning to... Read more »

NATURAL SOLUTION FOR NIGHT SWEATING

Posted by contractor, 6 Replies
...solution for the problem and I DO NOT HAVE THE PROBLEM as long I take my own drink. IT IS NOT ALOE VERA AT ALL AND TODAY ANOTHER PERSON SENT EMAIL THAT HE (HIV+) STOPED TO HAVE NIGHT SWEATING. So go figured it. I am looking for 30 people to test... Read more »

HIV and the brain - update

Posted by ScotCharles, 6 Replies
...dirty work on the brain and nervous systems. HIV in the brain causes depression, for instance. Have you not noticed how many people on this site have problems with depression. Some of it is situational depression, that is to say they are... Read more »

which is a better choice?

Posted by franfrog, 9 Replies
My doctor recently diagnosed me with depression. It sort of hit me like a ton of bricks. She put me on lexapro 10mg and then switched me to 20 just last week. I think this is part to do with me explaining my fatigue during the day and insomnia at... Read more »