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Can Radiesse Help Me

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Can Radiesse be used with Bio Alcamid

Can Radiesse be injected in the same area as Bio Alcamid?I had Bio Alcamid in my face 18 months ago and the left side is slightly uneven.I was thinking about having Radiesse injected to help even out the uneveness, but would like to know if this is...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
Yes, it is possible to layer another filler on top of a previous implant like Bioalcamid. However, there should be special attention to cleansing the skin and using aseptic technique with the Radiesse since there have been reports of late infections... Read more »

Cost of Radiesse vs Sculptra

Dear Dr. I have had 5 sessions of scultpra several years ago with ok results. The cost was 400.00... Read more »

Durability of Radiesse

You have previously mentioned that Radiesse is not as durable as Sculptra. I have heard that... Read more »
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HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part II: Treatments for Fat Loss

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Silymarin (Milk Thistle)

What Is Silymarin? What Are the Benefits of Silymarin? Why Do People With HIV Use Silymarin? How Is Silymarin Used? What Are the Side Effects? How Does It Interact With Other Therapies? How Do We Know It Works? The Bottom... Read more »
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VHA DIRECTIVE 2008-003

Posted by DKERL
Department of Veterans Affairs VHA DIRECTIVE 2008-003 Veterans Health Administration January 22, 2008 TREATMENT OF ANTIRETROVIRAL-INDUCED FACIAL LIPOATROPHY IN HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS (HIV)-INFECTED PATIENTS on page 2 of this directive the... Read more »

Lost

Posted by LostNconfused, 5 Replies
I tested positive 3 days before Christmas and I think I am still numb to the fact. I haven't told any friends or family because I really don't know how and most are judgemental and I'm sure will walk away. But I guess if they do, then I didn't need... Read more »

Excessive Mastubation

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
Ever since I found out that I'm poz, I've been spending a lot more time mastubating. Is that normal? Or could it be because of the amount of time I've been spending reading posts about sexual issues? Pleasing myself has become an every day thing... Read more »

Two weeks down and a life time to live

Posted by trulife, 2 Replies
Well folks...it's the end of two weeks on Atripla and so far things are going well. Side effects have been limited and are now subsiding. My biggest problem so far is swallowing the pill. I have always had trouble swallowing pills...go figure...a... Read more »