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Can You Live A Normal Life With Hiv

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Ask the Experts

Is it really true HIV+ people can live normal life spans? How quickly do they need to be treated?

I will start by admitting my paranoia. I'm terrified to be tested for HIV. I am 30 years old and I have been happily married for 5 years. I have been sexually active since the age 16 and have not always practiced safe sex. Although I have always...
Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

Response from Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

New York University, School of Medicine
...like diabetes or hypertension. If treated appropriately, and reasonably early the expectation is that people should live almost normal life spans. If you are worried about this, you should get tested as soon as possible, it is very unlikely that... Read more »

thanks

Dear Vergel, Well its indeed great to know of ur status of living with HIV for 27... Read more »

healthy living

DR NOT YET ON MEDS, PLS I WANT TO KNOW CAN ONE LIVE A FULL LIFE BEING ON MEDS WITH OUT HAVING S/S... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Texas: Dallas Teen Has Lived to Tell About Life With HIV

...from around the country will tell Congress their stories of overcoming serious medical conditions. "I'm living a very good, normal life with HIV," Lamar said from the Pleasant Grove home where she was raised by her grandparents. Lamar's mother... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Selling Your Life Insurance

...their policy, and when the person dies, the company receives the life insurance benefits and pays the investors. A broker normally takes applications from people who want to sell their policies, and presents the information to several... Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Depression and HIV/AIDS

...depression is more intense, lasts longer, and interferes more with your day-to-day ability to function. Depression is not a normal part of being HIV positive and it is important to tell your health care provider if you have any of the symptoms... Read more »
The Well Project

Did You Just Test HIV Positive?

... Table of Contents Normal Feelings Get Help and Support It's Better to Know HIV and Women Make a New Start Useful Info Sheets for Newly Diagnosed Read more »
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can you live a normal life without meds if ur HIV+

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...can you live a normal life without medicines if your HIV+??? How long can live without these medicines? Read more »

can you live a normal life without meds if ur HIV+

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...can you live a normal life without medicines if your HIV+??? How long can live without these medicines? Read more »

can you live a normal life without meds if ur HIV+

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...can you live a normal life without medicines if your HIV+??? How long can live without these medicines? Read more »

can you live a normal life without meds if ur HIV+

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...can you still live a normal life without meds if ur HIV+? for how long??? Read more »