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Diet And Nutrition And Hiv

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Diet/Nutrition for HIV and HepC persons??

Hello dr....I'm trying to find information (including any new books) on diet and nutrition for coinfected persons. I have HepC but had to stop the combination Rebetron treatment for now because of depression (also had severe side effects...but dr...
Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

Response from Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

New York University, School of Medicine
...heard as long as you are not yellow. There are no foods that "stress" the liver, only alcohol does that. So you can eat your HIV diet and don't worry about the liver as long as you are taking care of yourself generally. It sounds like you should... Read more »

info; needed

Hi Doc is there i can get a copy of the handbook on Nutrition and Diet: A Handbook for People With... Read more »

nutrition exercise and hiv positive

hi. I have heard people say hiv positive people should eat healthy, how does what one eats affect... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Web Resources

...under Resources) Living Well with HIV: A manual on nutritional care and support for people living with HIV/AIDS from the Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) of the United Nations ... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet


...infections cause diarrhea (see Fact Sheet 554 ). If you have diarrhea, your body actually uses less of what you eat. When you lose weight, you might be losing fat, or you might be losing lean body weight like muscle. If you lose too much lean... Read more »
The Body

HIV Nutrition (and Proper Pooping) With Nelson Vergel, Food Detective

...weight lifters from afar and stick to the cardio machines for a while. And how are your resolutions coming? Do you diet to lose weight or take it off slowly through exercise? Isn't it a gas (and a miracle) that people with HIV/AIDS like me are... Read more »
The Well Project

Diabetes and HIV/AIDS

...exercise Symptoms of Diabetes Symptoms of diabetes include: Extreme thirst Need to urinate frequently Unexplained weight loss Hunger Blurry vision Irritability Tingling or numbness in the hands or feet Difficulty healing Extreme... Read more »
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is there anything i can do to gain weight with hiv

Posted by tracey, 2 Replies
...has anyone ever heard of juven, does it help people like us with hiv gain weight thanks Read more »

Food, Nutrition, and HIV Conference 12/6 in Boston

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Nutrition, and HIV Conference is a day-long event for HIV-positive persons and front-line service providers. It is organized by the AIDS Action Committee's HIV Health Institute. The event is free for HIV-positive consumers, and for... Read more »

The way we address HIV is cause for concern

Posted by bradford
...system. Therefore, some individuals are in constant need of new drugs when their drugs fail and resistance develops. The more HIV/AIDS drugs that an individual takes, the greater the risk of drug resistance occurring. Another thing which ensures... Read more »

HIV/AIDS Stigma and Discrimination

Posted by bradford
...HIV/AIDS-Stigma and Discrimination by Bradford McIntyre Individuals should not have to suffer all losses due to illness! Men, women Read more »