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Depression And Hiv In The Era Of Haart

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Male hormone level ?

Is there any studies on a low level of testoterone hormone and or low level of DHEA on people with HIV taking treatments ?
Graeme Moyle, M.D.

Response from Graeme Moyle, M.D.

Chelsea and Westminster Hospital
...Of course!Surveys suggest that low testosterone levels are more common in persons with HIV than generally. This may be related to illness, weight loss, prior anabolic steroid use or possibly HIV medications. Supplements Read more »

Vit C and Hiv

Pls can you tell me how much vitamin C can an HIV+ person can use to have positive impact on... Read more »

Aids mortality in HAART era

Is mortality in +ve HAART treated people (strict adherence, start above cd4 350 etc) likely to... Read more »
Articles
Seattle Treatment Education Project

Depression and HIV in the Era of HAART

...individuals living with HIV are constantly re-evaluating what "treatment" means to them. Thus, changes in the treatment of HIV/AIDS can affect one's outlook and life perspective. With respect to these new and constantly evolving treatments, one... Read more »
Seattle Treatment Education Project

Ask Dr. Brad

...effects, insomnia and loss of sex drive. What might be some naturopathic alternatives? Answer: I suggest that you please read " Depression and HIV in the Era of HAART " by Dr. Elliott in this issue. Depression is multifactorial. The ideal goal... Read more »
Project Inform

Anti-Depressants Not Linked to Possibly Increasing the Risk of Cancer

...than the general population, and they have a high rate of anti-depressant use. In an abstract presented at the International AIDS Conference in Mexico City, antidepressants were found to not increase this risk. This large study followed 10,997... Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Depression and HIV/AIDS

...Options Get Evaluated and Treated for Depression Depression Is More Common in Women While many people living with HIV (HIV-positive people) suffer from depression, it is more common in HIV-positive women than HIV-positive men. In some... Read more »
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CDC says HAART is to blaim

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...the HAART period. Compared with the pre-HAART period, proportions of deaths with the following conditions Deaths from Non-AIDS-Related Diseases Have Increased as a Proportion of Deaths of HIV-Infected Persons since the Advent of HAART Atlanta,... Read more »

my partner is positive and having a very hard time

Posted by killiansdad, 12 Replies
...at times, we love each other very much. I am not positive, and frequently get tested. The thing is, he does not believe in HIV meds. For a few years after his test results, he refused to seek any sort of medical treatment. I have basically... Read more »

I've had EVERY symptom related to HIV so depressed

Posted by Anonymous, 21 Replies
...the past year and I'm hoping to God that it's something else because i'm scared to death to get tested to find out that I'm HIV positive. I've had white tongue, swollen lymph nodes in my throat, diarrhea, abnormal abdominal problems, night... Read more »

HIV and depression

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
Been asymptomatic for over 20 years , and living with fear as to when will I finally get sick. Defense mechanism of not disclosing has turned to a life of very limited amount of friends which has resulted in lonliness. I find myself crying for no... Read more »