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Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
My girlfriend is suffering with vaginal candidiasis.I read in many pages that it could be the first sign for HIV.She had a test for HIV and it was negative.Please give me some information, im worried for her and myself.Could the test be wrong and... Read more »

oral candidiasis/ARS

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I hope that someone will read this message!!!excuse my english.
three months before was my last sexual contact-protected.
but before this we were together in the tub...how foolish.
one week later i had sore throat runny nose,sneezing.after two weeks... Read more »

question guys. Is Chronic Thrush a sign of early H

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hi Guys

I have chronic oral thrush as well as thrush down below. Had it for 5 weeks. Doctor says i must have got it from the girl i have been seeing for the last ten months. Took 6 months of seeing her (unprotected sex) for this to happen though and... Read more »

No Cure Yet?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
hello people! errm firstly i would just like to say a big pat on the back for all the people givin advise and supporting other people on this forum .. ok.. my post is referring to something which most people might be thinking and its something... Read more »

I found a cure that works for me... :)

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
Hello everyone,
it has been over a year (May 23 2004) when I was diagnosed... and my life could never be more wonderful and exiciting!
I freaked for 1 week - that's how much I valued the announcement. My doctor did not know what to tell me but "i am... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Cure as a treatment goal for chronic hepatitis B?

I have seen many medical websites stating that there is no cure for chronic hepatitis B, only management options. However, I have also come across studies showing that sustained loss of HBsAG occur in 8-10% of patients treated with Interferon 2B. I...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
Patients who lose surface antigen are considered "cured" of hepatitis B. The results with PEG interferon are actually better than 10 percent.New treatments are on the horizon including entecavir which looks very potent.Hopefully we will... Read more »

how to cure hepatitis b chronic

respected mami m suffering hepatatis b last 10 yrs as its chronic , i like to know how can i get rid of chronic hepatatis b infections?...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
There are now several treatments for hepatitis B infection including entecavir, pegylated interferon, adefovir, telbivudine, and lamivudine. You will need to discuss with your physician whether you need therapy or not based on your liver disease.... Read more »

CURE FOR CHRONIC HEP B

HELLO DOCTOR, in your opinion what are the chances of a complete cure for chronic hep b in the next 10 years or so ?...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
I think that "cure" is not the word we will ever use for hepatitis B. I believe that we will always talk about HBV SUPPRESSION because the virus is integrated into the host and can reactivate. However, I do believe that we will become more... Read more »

any cure for chronic carrier?

I'm 30 and have carried surface antigen for years. My hbeAB has been positive for years as well. 2 years ago, my first and only DNA test showed negative. I was told that I am just a carrier. I have not done any test since. For years I have...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
I would get tested once yearly to be certain that you remain just a carrier. There is no need for treatment.... Read more »
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Fungal Infections: Candidiasis

Antifungal Prophylaxis: The results of the Community Programs forResearch on AIDS (CPCRA) study of weekly fluconazole prophylaxis were reported.In this study 323 women with CD4 counts Read more »
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Gynecological Conditions and HIV/AIDS

Table of Contents Vaginal Candidiasis Tips That May Help Prevent Yeast Infections Herpes Syphilis Other Common STIs Cervicitis Pelvic Inflammatory Disease Human Papillomavirus Menstrual Changes Menopause Interactions Between Anti-HIV... Read more »
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A cure for HIV is possible: one man, the so-called Berlin patient, has already been cured of chronic HIV infection with an immune system transplant with cells genetically resistant to HIV. After four years, the man remains free of detectable HIV,... Read more »
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Candidiasis

¿Qué Es la Candidiasis? ¿Se Puede Prevenir? ¿Cómo Se Trata? Terapias Naturales En Pocas Palabras ¿Qué Es la Candidiasis? La candidiasis es una infección oportunista común en personas VIH positivas. Es una infección causada por un... Read more »