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AIDS InfoNet

Lymphoma

...Additional drugs may be needed to fight these side effects. NHL in the central nervous system is very difficult to treat. Radiation therapy may be used instead of, or in addition to, chemotherapy. ART makes it easier for HIV patients to tolerate strong chemotherapy for NHL. As a result, the death rate from NHL has dropped by over 80%. Seventy-four percent of patients recovered from NHL in a study using a new combination of chemotherapy drugs...
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Psycological response to longterm HIV diagnosis?

I read a most interesting and self confirming article in the May/June Issue of PA (Positively Aware) magazine. It was titled, "Is it all in your head?" Since I have been diagnosed now being over 16 years, I have been finding myself depressed, mood...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...controlled by the cerebral cortex, such as language comprehension and problemsolving. These categories overlap, however, and patients with HAD may experience the full range of symptoms.People with HAD typically also develop some degree of motor... Read more »

anger management guy

It's pretty alarming that you tell me I'm not infectious to anyone, that I can freely expose people to my fluids, yet you would not volunteer being injected with my blood. If I'm as innocuous as you claim, why would you be afraid to be injected with...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...positive doctor who dismissed the earliest cases of another emerging infectious disease that caused cancer in a high % of infected patients.I know many "worried wells" probably issue these types of angry warnings to you, and you've been fortunate... Read more »

re: dude, I just don't buy your story

I know you don't want to have a back and forth argument about this, and that's not my intention. Just please stay with this a little more. This is a long one, but please, continue giving it a chance. I appreciate your first response.Every time I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...anything new about emerging viruses or infections that mimic metabolic symptoms and some other symptoms of HIV/AIDS in HIV-negative patients?I need to enter some sort of study. The fact that I can legally donate blood is troubling. Luckily, I... Read more »

shame shame shame

After my disease cluster reaches a size where correlation is undeniable, I am going to really stick it to you. I will make sure your response to my story - your blatant doubt - is underscored as one of the reasons this went unchecked as long as it...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...anything new about emerging viruses or infections that mimic metabolic symptoms and some other symptoms of HIV/AIDS in HIV-negative patients?I need to enter some sort of study. The fact that I can legally donate blood is troubling. Luckily, I... Read more »
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The Well Project

Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

...at night Sudden sharp shooting pains It is these slight or occasional sensations that are often overlooked byboth the patient and the doctor. Do not ignore these symptoms or they may getworse. In some cases the pain in the feet becomes so... Read more »
The Well Project

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

...HIV-related fat gain, it will not becovered by insurance for this purpose. It is expensive, costing up to $3,000 amonth. There is a patient assistance program for Serostim at www.serostim.com/default.aspx?pageid=331 . Tesamorelin has been shown... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...women.As a result, most information on the effectiveness and safety of HIV drugscomes from research done in men. This under-representation of women in trialshas only recently begun to change. The good news is that the existing research has found... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

...therapy before you feel ready, don't do it ! Take your time to get more information from sources that you trust, such as: Your case manager. Your HIV health care provider. An HIV/AIDS service agency. CDC Health Information at 1-800-342-2437 or... Read more »
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Patients with concomitant HIV and CVID

Posted by Impossible
...Here's a short power point presentation www.mcgill.ca/files/microimm/Sun_IHI.ppt One of their patients who has HIV after going on HAART or ART saw there immunoglobulin levels greatly decrease indicating somehow HIV was masking Read more »

AIDS patient eradicted of HIV virus?

Posted by Mike89406, 4 Replies
Very interesting read while he went through some hardships doing this it sounds like the opening of a possible new door to treatment. The guy hasn't been on Meds for 600 days after a bone marrow transplant. ... Read more »

Seeking HIV Patients for Paid Study

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
... To Whom It May Concern: RE: Paid Research with HIV+ Patients On behalf of eStyle Research, a Medical Research Firm, we would like to personally invite you to participate in our upcoming Read more »

Drug Holidays may be over for HIV patients.

Posted by sunkyst, 3 Replies
...Good article on a new study about HIV drug holidays. http://abcnews.go.com/Health/ReproductiveHealth/story?id=2687714&page=1&CMP=OTC-RSSFeeds0312 Read more »