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Can Hiv Cause Seizure

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Revisiting fitness @ 40 with hiv

I'm presently overweight at 5'10" and 225. I worked out regularly but not recently. Is there hope that I can workout and reduce the hypertension and high cholesterol meds I am taking in addition to my hiv meds. I also have sleep apnea. Do I...
Graeme Moyle, M.D.

Response from Graeme Moyle, M.D.

Chelsea and Westminster Hospital
...steroids are a bad plan as these drugs make blood lipids worse, may unfavourably affect mood and create dependence. In persons with HIV where testosterone production may be lower than normal they may trigger 'hypogonadism' a permanent reduction... Read more »

Anti-Seizure Medication and HIV

Thank you for being there for me. I was diagnosed with HIV a year ago and my numbers have been... Read more »

Anti-seizure medication and HIV

Thank you for being there for me. I was diagnosed with HIV a year ago and my numbers have been... Read more »
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Hitting the Gym With HIV Fitness Stud Nelson Vergel

...making up words. Vainer. The vainiest. So I must have been insane to think appearing in gym clothes standing next to HIV fitness and nutrition expert Nelson Vergel was a good idea. Especially after I've rewarded myself for quitting smoking... Read more »
The Body PRO

Abstract No. 331: Viral Fitness in Patients with Discordant CD4 and Plasma HIV RNA following Protease Inhibitor Failure

...can persist. The resistant virus has lost part of its replicative and pathogenic potential: "resistance-associative loss of fitness." This study was designed to evaluate the role of protease inhibitor resistance and associated loss of viral... Read more »
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Consider How HIV Treatment Fits Into Your Life

...anxious or worried? Have you talked with your doctor about your concerns? Have you seriously considered all the risks vs. the benefits? You may want to avoid starting meds before major life experiences like going on vacation, moving or starting... Read more »
AIDS Survival Project

One Size Does Not Fit All: Women and HIV

... Most women know that the familiar line found in some clothing labels -- "one size fits all" -- is a rather hopeful myth. Our bodies are just not that easy to categorize. This message was brought home to me in a different Read more »
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HIV side effects? (heart attacks & seizures)

Posted by Carrie, 1 Reply
...issue has come up. A month ago he had a heart attack and has been dealing with continuous chest pains. Well tonight he had a seizure while at a friends house. They called 911 and had him taken to the hospital where they did a CT scan on his head... Read more »

Come on lets vote for HIV/AIDS funding please

Posted by new2this2010, 1 Reply
...now please. Please vote today, you can vote once each week! http://www.takepart.com/membersproject/vote Select Health And Fitness and click on AIDS Healthcare Foundation Read more »

Let's Talk Nutrition and Exercise!

Posted by bartleby
...Staying healthy with HIV doesn't have to be hard. What do you do to keep fit? What do you eat? Got any good recipes? Share with others! Read more »

Come on lets vote for AIDS/HIV Funding please

Posted by new2this2010
...now please. Please vote today, you can vote once each week! http://www.takepart.com/membersproject/vote Select Health And Fitness and click on AIDS Healthcare Foundation Read more »