Can You Live 40 Years With Hiv
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Posted by positivewoman46, 6 RepliesMorning; First I would like to say that iam proud to be alive today and also I am proud to be able to celebrate this special day which all of yall. Because I couldn't have the courage to say what iam going to say today if it wouldn`t been for all... Read more »
Posted by gmac5233, 5 RepliesAre their any other couples that would like to chat and share experiences? I am 34 and Hiv- & my Partner is 33 and Hiv+, we are experiencing a great life together but I have daily concerns about health issues and just day to day stuff.
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Posted by STDAsk, 2 RepliesJohnson,arguably the greatest NBA player of all time, Magic Johnson found out he had AIDS after a physical before the 1991-1992 season.
Recent news found he and his wife of 20 years relax on Italian getaway.The couple, who married in September 1991,... Read more »
Posted by AnonymousSo I have been living with HIV for five years now. I'm on good meds, haven't had any negative reactions, and never been sick. I am grateful for this.
But I still haven't been the same since I got the diagnosis. By same I don't mean simply knowing... Read more »
Posted by 30Years, 3 RepliesHello Everyone:
I have a story to tell. I am a Hemophiliac who was diagnosed with HIV through a blood transfusion at age 7. I am now 33. I am blessed but I have found it hard to find someone who is HIV positive. The hard part is finding someone... Read more »
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WorkPositive, Inc.Does your income put you above the Georgia ceiling for ADAP? If so, I regret that I don't have new ideas for you, except the suggestion that you contact the best benefits manager I know to ask about options. He is Jacques Chambers, and you can... Read more »
North Shore University HospitalI am glad that you were able to be started quickly on a very good treatment for HIV. Your chances of living 30 years or more are very very good. As long as you take your meds every day and always keep your HIV suppressed than you will allow your... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESThanks for your post and comments.In general, I tell my newly diagnosed patients that I expect them to live normal (or near-normal) life spans.Current guidelines don't strongly recommend treatment for asymptomatic patients with CD4s of 400,... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,I would strongly urge you to see an HIV specialist without further delay. There are several possibilities to explain what has happened:1. You could have had a false-positive test during pregnancy and never really had HIV. (This would be... Read more »
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Illinois: AIDS Warnings, Instantly; Chicago Woman Living With HIV for More Than 20 Years Uses Twitter to Quickly Broadcast Safe-Sex Messages, Urge TestingFollowing her HIV diagnosis in 1986, Chicago-based Rae Lewis-Thornton made it her mission to promote AIDS education by speaking out at schools and colleges, writing first-person magazine articles, and producing TV segments on the topic. Appearing on... Read more »
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