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Does Exercises And Losing Weight Help Neuropathy

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Exercise and HIV

Why Is Exercise Important? What Are the Advantages of Exercise? What Are the Risks of Exercise? Exercise Guidelines for People With HIV The Bottom Line For More Information Why Is Exercise Important? Exercise cannot control or fight HIV disease, but it may help you feel better and fight many of the side effects of HIV disease and HIV medications. It can also help you live healthier while ageing with HIV. What Are the Advantages...
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reply to losing weight please help

Hiya i am replying to your answer to my question losign weight please help dated 20th novemeber. you ask if i can do some sort of exercise sorry i forgot what you said but i have bought a mini stepper recently do you think that may help to gain...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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I doubt that a mini stepper will do the jobHere are a bunch of good exercises for different body parts Read more »

Exercise and neuropathy

can you lift weights with neuropathy...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
As long as you do not have pain that prevents you to do so and with the approval of your primary care or neurologist, then I encourage you to exercise.When I was operating our Body Positive Wellness Clinic in Houston we were amazed to see how... Read more »

Losing weight without gaining muscle weight

I want to lose weight on my inner thighs, and many people have showed me exercises to do , but i think i am just gainingmuscle on them whch will make them look even bigger. what can i do to just lose the wight off them without getting more muscle...
Alvan Fisher, M.D.

Response from Alvan Fisher, M.D.

Brown University School of Medicine
IS this in any way related to HIV infection? You did not say. Exercise helps build muscle. AF... Read more »

Unexplained massive weight lose

Hi Nelson, I have a situation where I have 2 Medical conditions, one being HIV and the other a rare form of MS. I am approaching 55 and I am 5'-7" tall and my current weight is 121 lbs.BMI is 18.52. I am wilting away!.I was a very thin...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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I am so sorry that you are going through this health problem. I live in Houston and want to help you.Ask the folks from the Houston Buyers Club to give you my phone. Tell them I authorized you to do so (show them a print out of this email)Nelson... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I have had neuropathy in my feet for 4 years now in varying degrees of pain, sometimes light, sometimes crippling. I had some decent results using acetyl-L-carnetine, which seemed to have helped the pain some, but now it has come back in full force.... Read more »

Seroconversion and Peripheral Neuropathy

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
This is a question for anyone who is living with HIV or who has recently been diagnosed as HIV positive:

Did any of you experience the numbness/tingling in the feet, legs, hands and arms during your seroconversion?

If so . . . for what period of time... Read more »

losing weight

Posted by theman22, 1 Reply
everyday i weigh myself. some days i weight 2 or 3 pounds less then ill weigh 4 to 5 pounds more then ill lose 3 or 4 pounds the next day. but i am def losing weight and i have not been doing anything lately. if anything i should be gaining fat... Read more »

Losing my fat tummy//South Beach Diet

Posted by Anonymous
I have noticed that I've been gaining weight in my belly. I don't have the muscle loss in my legs and butt but my once trim waistline has gotten bigger and bigger. My doc says it is lipodystropy and I can't really change meds since I had a hard... Read more »