The Body: The Complete HIV/AIDS Resource
Follow Us Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Download Our App
Professionals >> Visit The Body PROThe Body en Espanol

Challenges Faced In Treatment Of Hiv And Aids

Here's a taste of what has to offer on this topic:
Get the Facts
The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part II: Treatments for Fat Loss

Table of Contents Fat in the Body Switching HIV Drugs Fat Loss in the Face Temporary Facial Fillers Permanent Facial Fillers Taking Care of Yourself Fat in the Body Fat is needed for the body to function. It plays an important role inkeeping the skin and hair healthy, protecting body organs, and maintaining bodytemperature. Fat is also stored energy. There are different types of fat found in the body. Visceral fat is...
Ask the Experts

Face rash

Hi, my wife been on HIV treatment for 15 months, she has been taking a combo drug (GPO VIR) which i think is made in Thailand (where we live) she got her cd4 and virus counts done about 2 months ago which were improved from 250 to 400 and virus...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Facial rashes are common in the general population and even more so in persons with HIV infection. There are a wide range of common conditions for which the treatment can be quite different. Among the more common issues are seborrhea, froms of... Read more »

Mentally Challenged Prevention

I'm not sure if this is where this question but I would like to know where I can find information about the prevention methids and how much is being done to educate the "challenged" on safe sex and HIV/AIDS. and also what type of...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Hi. Thank you for your question.There are indeed resources and information available to educate the MentallyHandicapped about safer sex and AIDS. The following are some researcharticles and resources I found:Kelly J, Murphy D, Bahr G... Read more »

A unique situation... are you up for the challenge?

Heres my story: In late June of 2011, I had an encounter with a Transsexual escort at a friends bachelor party. We talked for a while and decided to head to one of the available rooms. Before anything escalated I put on a condom (I purchased the...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
I see no way the encounter you described could lead to HIV infection were your partner to be infected. Your antibiotic course can definitely cause thrush. Also, when people start looking in their mouths a lot they often notice the normal coating... Read more »

up for a challenge dr. bob???... answer this one

Hello Dr. Bob,This is my second attempt at writing you and hopefully one that will be answered regardless of how optimistic what you have to say makes me. As an incentive to answering me I will entice you with a guaranteed sizeable donation now (or...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,O.K., you win. Yours is the longest post I have ever seen. Is there a Cliff Notes version available? I really do think with just a bit of fine-tuning and lots of meaningless footnotes, you could turn it in as a doctoral thesis case study on... Read more »
Connect With Others

AIDS Patients Face Downside of Living Longer

Posted by ScotCharles
From the Sunday January 6, 2008 New York Times Front Section

CHICAGO John Holloway received a diagnosis of AIDS nearly two decades ago, when the disease was a speedy death sentence and treatment a distant dream.

Yet at 59 he is alive, thanks to a... Read more »

Alarm Over Single AIDS Case Is Challenged by Quest

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Alarm Over Single AIDS Case Is Challenged by Questioners

February 21, 2005
Alarm Over Single AIDS Case Is Challenged by Questioners

York City's health commissioner, Thomas R. Frieden, had barely
stepped away from... Read more »

Botanical Treatments For HIV, AIDS, and STDs

Posted by Anonymous
The Website: .

You can download the free eBook "Treating Herpes Naturally" through Larrea Tridentata by Dennis W. Clark, Ph.D. at this website;

Regardless of your... Read more »