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Can You Get Hepatitis From Oysters

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Women, Anemia and HIV/AIDS

Table of Contents What Is Anemia? What Causes Anemia? Anemia and HIV Women and Anemia Diagnosis and Treatment Taking Care of Yourself What Is Anemia? Anemia is a medical condition that occurs when youhave a lower than normal amount of red blood cells (RBCs) in your body. It canalso happen if your hemoglobin (HGB) level is below normal. HGB is a proteinthat uses iron to carry oxygen. It is found in RBCs and gives blood its...
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Dont Worry Yourself

Tell you what! I have just been through the worst 3months of my life. Stressed, worried and stressed some more! Thought I had all the symptons thursh on my tounge, glands where large, rash and the list goes on and on. My dr. told me that none of my...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
G'day Mate,A "legand???" What the hell is that??? You Aussies are always making up cool new words, like chunder, wowser, bush oyster, plonk, dinkum, figjam, nipper, drongo, shelia, and yobbo just to name a few!As for my becoming a... Read more »

Alkaline Phosophate

Labs are good-undetectable,CD4 631,ALP mildlay elevated 157-norm is between 20 and 110. This enzyme has been high since I was diagnosed which was 4 years ago. I feel fine. Once I was tested for a protein GG--which has not changed since diagnosis....
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
Very likely nothing to be concerned about, and unlikely to be caused by Atripla.... Read more »

crying alot over dumb crap. wrote u alot DR

i wrote alot already. I will make it quick. suppose i got a load of semen in my mouth swallowed it 15 mins or more after it had been sitting on the table. i confused it for something else. im freaking out. should i get tested? i just got tested and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,You confused load of "baby batter" sitting on your table for something else??? And then gobbled it down???? Were you perhaps dining on raw oysters and clams??? Hmmm . . . even so, one usually could differentiate clams on the half... Read more »

Omega 3 and Triglycerides

In order to lower triglycerides (450) which is the right amount to take in regard to Omega 3. Have seen one answer saying 1000 mg per day and another saying 2000 mg per day. How much is too much?...
Cade Fields-Gardner M.S., R.D.

Response from Cade Fields-Gardner M.S., R.D.

The Cutting Edge
Research on omega-3 fatty acids have been incorporated into many dietary guidelines because the therpeutic effect is fairly compelling. While general recommendations are to eat fish (one of the best sources of omega-3s) there are several ways to... Read more »
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You spend your whole life looking for someone

Posted by rainbowhisperer, 4 Replies
You Spend Your Whole Life Looking For Someone....

You go to kindegarden and you get your first peck on the cheek. You get your first shove from that certain someone.You get your feelings hurt and you cry, Or you go home and cry to your Mom. You get... Read more »

Recently tested poz - a few questions

Posted by Anonymous, 7 Replies
Hello there,

I've posted this message on the board, and someone advised me to try these other boards as well. I'm a 32yo man from Italy, and I've tested positive just a few days ago. While I'm trying to absorb the news and waiting for... Read more »

A "Positive" +ve Story to brighten your day

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hello everyone
I would like to share my story with you in the hopes that those of you who are going through the turmoil of having an HIV+ partner will feel a little hopeful after reading this. I will try not to make this too long!
I met my husband... Read more »