Can You Gain Weight With Hiv

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weight gain and hiv

how do i gain weight when not on any hiv drugs, do i need to do endurance execises?
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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Program for Wellness Restoration
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Weight Gain in Cancer & HIV Patients.

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Can you gain weight being HIV+

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Multivitamins Improve Weight Gain in HIV-Infected, Pregnant Women

...infections, diminished dietary intake, and nutrient malabsorption. The article "Effect of Multivitamin and Vitamin A Supplements on Weight Gain During Pregnancy Among HIV-1-Infected Women" in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition (2002;76:... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

AIDS and HIV Therapy: Nutritional Supplements Can Help Patients Gain Weight, Raise CD4 Counts

...function and are thought to improve cognitive development as well. Both standard and enriched supplements produced significant weight gains of roughly 3 percent, mostly in the form of increased fat mass. However, the peptide-based formula... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part I: Treatments for Fat Gain

...triglycerides. Lipodystrophy means abnormal fat changes. It is used to describe a number ofunwanted and potentially unhealthy changes in HIV+ people including: Body shape changes Lipohypertrophy: Fat gain in... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Kenya's National AIDS Control Council Says That Recent Violence, Sexual Assaults Will Reverse Gains Made Against HIV/AIDS

... Widespread sexual assaults during postelection violence in Kenya likely will reverse gains made in the fight against HIV/AIDS, Miriam Were, chair of the country's National AIDS Control Council , said Tuesday, the Nation/AllAfrica.com reports... Read more »
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