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The Well Project

HIV and the Brain

... Table of Contents Introduction HIV-Associated Brain Problems Diagnosing MCMD and HAD Treatment for MCMD and HAD Help for Memory Problems Taking Care of Yourself Introduction The brain is a very important organ. It controls every function in
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Stopping Zoloft????

I have been on Zoloftl now for two years and I want to stop taking it. I currently take 150 mg daily and I take epsicom, viread, and sustiva for HIV treatment. I have had some good results after taking zoloft, but now I really want to stop it. My...
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...Why stop the Zoloft if it has been so effective? Just by reducing the dose you are now extremely tired, having trouble sleeping and stressed. The Read more »

I need a little help!

Dr, could you give me a few drug names that you think works greatfor people with depression mostly due to anxiety, but that would not ideally interfere with my medication and not cause to many side effects (as I have plenty enough already). I just...
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...Several antidepressants are very effective and safe to use in persons with HIV infection. For depression accompanied by anxiety, I have found Zoloft and Celexa to be very effective, and extremely safe in Read more »

antidepressent for someone with HIV

What would you think is the best antidepresent for a person with hiv and questionable PML?Celexa?
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...antidepressant would not treat the symptoms of PML. However, if you're asking about the treatment of depression in someone with AIDS and PML, then Celexa would be a very good choice. Other antidepressants that are safe and effective in persons... Read more »

Unique anti-depressant side effects for athletes

My son was prescribed Zoloft one year ago. He is a Division 1 athlete (Freshman) in a sport that is very anaerobically intensive. We have noticed that since he started the Zoloft, his ability to perform has declined significantly -- specifically he...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Is your son HIV+ and on any anti-HIV drugs (this forum is exclusively for HIV+ persons)? I usually need some details regarding the HIV situation Read more »
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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Transgender Health and HIV

...better with providers to optimize their own health and well-being. Kimberly Keller, MSc, recently served as the San Francisco AIDS Foundation's Research Analyst and helped to develop a peer-education program on acute HIV infection for the San... Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Depression and HIV/AIDS

...Options Get Evaluated and Treated for Depression Depression Is More Common in Women While many people living with HIV (HIV-positive people) suffer from depression, it is more common in HIV-positive women than HIV-positive men. In some... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...Women Pregnancy and HIV In Conclusion A Look at the Numbers Over 25 years have passed since the first diagnosis of AIDS in America.While there were a handful of women among the first cases, AIDS was thought toprimarily affect gay... Read more »
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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 Time; Read more »
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The U.S. patented cure for AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 9 Replies
...The U.S. AIDS CURE and the CDC's Constitutional Guarantee http://www.boydgraves.com/letters/011104.html After 26 months on a single injection Read more »

HIV, alcohol and patience.

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...so worried about being impatient about everthing! I drink alcohol daily and take sustiva and combivir. Will alcohol and also zoloft for depression interact with the alcohol??? I work the afternoon shift and find it hard to get out of bed. HELP! Read more »

Help for the Worried Warts

Posted by JonCage, 2 Replies
...you learn to rationalize your thoughts and learn the gift you have been given and move on. WHEN EPIDEMICS COLLIDE: OCD AND AIDS By Fred Penzel, Ph.D. Our planet is... Read more »

Believing you're Ok

Posted by worried22yo, 5 Replies
...diagnosed symptoms. I am doing better. I think I am going to give blood maybe just to make sure since I hear they screen for HIV-2, etc. Opinions? Good luck to everyone! Read more »