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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Survival Rates Among HIV-Positive People Who Receive Lab Tests Similar to People Who Do Not Receive Tests, Study Finds

Survival rates among HIV-positive people who undergo routine viral load and CD4+ T cell counts were nearly the same as those who do not receive the tests, according to a study published on Friday in the journal Lancet , the CP/Google.com reports ... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Organ Transplants: Promising News for Positive People

Gone are the days when transplant centers refused patients with HIV. Today, it's common knowledge that with the powerful HIV medicine available, people living with the virus can expect a much longer and healthier life, making the arduous job of a... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

China's Health Ministry to "Severely Punish" People Responsible for Unsafe Blood Sales; 25 People Receive HIV-Positive Blood Through Transfusions

China's Ministry of Health earlier this week announced new rules that will "severely punish those responsible" for collecting and distributing untested blood that leads to people becoming infected with bloodborne diseases such as HIV through... Read more »
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Liver transplant for advanced Hep C with HIV

My husband has been HIV and Hep C positive since 1988. His t cell count for the last several years has been in the 400 range with an undetectable viral load. He has Hep C genotype 2 and has done Pegasys/Ribavirin and Pegintron/Ribavirin with no...
Lynn E. Taylor, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Lynn E. Taylor, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Brown University
I am sorry your are receiving conflicting information. This can be very hard and confusing. It sounds as though your husband has cirrhosis, and well-controlled HIV on HIV medications. Ways to help the liver include not using alcohol, not smoking,... Read more »

hair loss, swollen glands - hiv positive?

Hi Dr. Bob,I would like to ask - why do you post so many questions from idiots who ask stupid things like, I had protected sex with no condom breakage and I kissed someone - do I have hiv? Or I got a massage in Asia, do I have HIV? These questions...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Natalie,Sorry you are not pleased by some of the questions posted here, but I can assure you everyone who writes in is indeed very worried about his or her personal situation. Just like you!Now let's look at your question: possible... Read more »

Truvada and hair transplant

Hello Dr Young ,Thank you for your previous reply .I take Truvada to PREVENT hiv .I don't have hiv Now is it ok to Take it while I'm going to do hair transplant ?Thank you very much ...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hello and good to hear back from you.I'd think it would be ok to take Truvada PrEP in this situation. If you have lingering doubts, you could stop the PrEP for a week before the transplant and for the time it takes for things to heal. Just... Read more »

Truvada and Hair Transplant

Hello Dr .Young I am on Truvada and I have hair transplant scheduled in few weeks .Should I stop taking Truvada now or it's ok to continue till day before the procedure ?Thank you Dr .young ...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hello and thanks for posting.While there are rare (and I mean rare) reports that question a link between tenofovir (part of Truvada) and hair loss, I would not recommend stopping Truvada and your other HIV medication.[This assumes that you're... Read more »
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Received Positive Results Back Today

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
Well, I'm a 29-year-old guy that received a call today from my doctor that I tested positive. The blood test was for an unrelated problem, and I casually agreed to throw on the HIV test since it had been about a year since my last test. After I... Read more »

HIV Dating, HIV Community, HIV Positive Dating, Meet people with HIV, HIV chatting room

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HIV Dating, HIV Community, HIV Positive Dating, Meet people with HIV, HIV chatting room

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