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Can Hiv Make You Tired And Cold

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Sick and tired of sick and tired

So, I'm one of those folks who should have "DO NOT GIVE SUSTIVA" stamped on my forehead - and it took my doc and I about 5 years to figure that out. The stress at my job and the 'crazies' from the Sustiva component of...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Yes, Sustiva was indeed a bad call for you. We tend to avoid it in folks with depression and other psychiatric problems.Responding to your specific questions:1. The only way to determine of you are anemic is to get a blood test that measures... Read more »

tired of being tired

Hi:I have been on my first regimen of ARV for six weeks now (kaletra, 3TC, and tenofovir). I... Read more »

Scared and so tired,Dr Bob

Dr Bob,I'm writing too you because you have true empathy with us,and not some cold clinical... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Russia's "No Methadone" Method Fails to Curb HIV

Bloomberg News : Russia's Cold Turkey Fails to Stem HIV Among Drug Users "Yekaterinburg, the Siberian city where drug users used to be handcuffed to their beds to help them quit, exemplifies Russia's efforts to stamp out the habit in a nation that... Read more »
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Starting HIV Treatment to Replace Bad Memories With Good Ones

Nombeko Cynthia Mpongo It was 16th August 2006, on a very cold Wednesday. I had to write down the names of my own pills in my folder, as I was experiencing the lack of human resource in our country. My meds were d4T, 3TC and stocrin (efivarenz).... Read more »
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Day One With HIV: "24 Years Later, I'm Here!"

Robert Toth The day was dark, drizzly and dreary. A cold October day. Settling into the waiting room at the Public Health Center under the nom de plume "George Bush," I was somewhat nervous. Two previous HIV tests had come back negative. I'd... Read more »
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The Miracles That Come After an HIV Diagnosis

For about two months, I had suffered from extreme fatigue and murderous headaches. Two flights of stairs would require four to five hours of rest. I had been an overactive child and was a bubbly woman. I was also depressive. But this time it was not... Read more »
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Tired of rejection

Posted by Christa1, 8 Replies
I have been living with HIV from 1998, I have just been rejected AGAIN for being positive by someone after dating for almost 4 months. After disclosing he hasn't called. I mean I am a grown up woman, 38 years old, why does it still hurt so much? I... Read more »

Is a Cold or Flu more simular to ARS?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hi, I know ARS has been said to mimic the flu, or mono. Some people use Cold and Flu interchangably. Recently I had a pretty serious cold with all the classis symptoms. I was extrememly congested, tired, and had a seriuos sore throat. After... Read more »

still waiting and recovering from cold

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Well Friday when I was going to call I got all wrapped up at work and everyone started coming by my office so by the time i was finished it was 6pm, too late. I got really sick this Friday, don't know why, guess the cold weather. I'm still trying... Read more »

a tenacious cold?

Posted by pozartistsd, 2 Replies
Hi all... I just caught some kind of bug from one of my family members when i was visiting. I had a flu shot but still got some kind of flu/cold like illness, more like a cold actually. I was worried for about a week since i only have around 300... Read more »