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Diet For Healing Thrush

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AIDS InfoNet

Candidiasis (Thrush)

... What Is Thrush? Can It Be Prevented? How Is It Treated? Natural Therapies The Bottom Line What Is Thrush? Candidiasis is a common opportunistic infection in people with HIV. It is an infection caused by a common type of yeast
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Dementia with low CD4

My husband diagnosed w/ AIDS 9/27/08 (HIV diagnosed in 1993) after a stroke. He was off meds for 6 yrs. He was earlier diagnosed w/ Addison's Disease in July 2008 after becoming ill in April 2008. In Sept 2008, diagnosed w/ toxo of the thalamus,...
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
...should check that he does not have alot of build-up of food in his stomach (residuals). Also make sure that he doesn't have oral thrush which can block his appetite and cause thick oral secretions.He is very lucky to have you pulling for... Read more »

Vitamin C and its effects

Hi,I would like to inquire about the intake of the daily supplement of Vitamin C and its effect on the HIV virus.Recently, I read an article from the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center entitled "High Levels of Vitamin C Prove Toxic to HIV"....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...( Keep in mind, you may need to eat more food to meet your extra needs.How do I keep from losing weight?Weight loss is a common problem for people infected with HIV, and it should be taken very seriously. Losing weight... Read more »

Scared of what's to come........HELP!

Thank you for your time sir. I have run out of hope due to my symptoms and I feel as though I am infected. I dont know what to do and feel so alone. I am afraid for my children and my life. I apologize for the length of this post but I have to give...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Feeling as though you are HIV infected and actually being HIV infected are two completely different things! Your HIV-acquisition risk (30 seconds of unprotected insertive oral and several bouts of protected vaginal sex) is negligible, assuming... Read more »

recurring thrush

Hai am 40 years and been taking atripla for 9months now with no problems, my cd4 is now 560 from 229. Am having recurring thrush, could it be the side effects of atripla? Please help or diet. What should I do. Am eating well taking lots water n...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Atripla does not cause thrush. Peristent low CD4 cell counts and oral health issues can contribute to ongoing problems with thrush. Use of antibiotics can Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Native American/Alaska Native Traditional Healing

... What Is Native American Traditional Healing? Who Would Benefit From Traditional Healing? How Does Traditional Healing Interact With Western Medicine? The Bottom Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Fluconazole (Diflucan) lotions or creams. It works against several different types of fungus, including the yeast infection called candidiasis or thrush. Many germs live in our bodies or are common in our surroundings. A healthy immune system can fight them off or... Read more »
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Systemic Candidiasis

...disseminate, into the stomach and intestines. Because esophageal candidiasis can make swallowing painful, people may not eat enough and lose weight if it's not treated promptly. Infection of the Skin Candida can infect skin in the armpits,... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Body Shape Changes (Lipodystrophy)

...the mitochondria (see Fact Sheet 556 ) or the liver can increase the amount of lactic acid. Too much lactic acid can cause health problems. Normally, insulin moves sugar (glucose) into the cells to produce energy. With insulin resistance ,... Read more »
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Thrush and ABT

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...would like to hear from others who have had problems with thrush and some non pharmecutical solutions as well, My doctor wants me to Add ABT to my current drugs, have taken all available drugs Read more »

Advice on eating please.

Posted by Billy_G, 9 Replies
My partner has full blown AIDS and is going trough a very tough time at the moment. He's been diagnosed with MAS as well and had to undergo an operation recently leaving him very weak and EXTREMELY wasted away. Our Dr also changed his cocktail and... Read more »

Desperately seeking answers

Posted by scared_stiff_to, 5 Replies
...weeks to date), mild jock itchrash (6 weeks to date), a few sporadic night sweats, mild headaches (7 weeks to date), slight weight loss, fatigue, malaise (7 weeks to date), light sensitivity (7 weeks to date), dry mouth (7 weeks to date), swollen... Read more »

oral thrush+

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I am terrified my tongue has a white coating going towards the back of my throat and on the sides. I am convinced it's thrush, my ears was pierced 2 months ago won't heal,lost 6 pounds,got bad sinusitis, uncontrolable diaharrea, dry flaky skin. I... Read more »