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Does Hiv Effect Farming

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The Well Project

Side Effects of HIV Drugs

... Table of Contents Side Effects and HIV Drugs Being Informed About Side Effects Helps Women and Side Effects Taking Care of Yourself Side Effects and HIV Drugs Over the years, drugs have been developed that can treat a wide range of medical problems,
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Zambian Counseller please answer Sir, BODY MASS INDEX AND SEROCONVERSION, ANY RELATIONSHIP?

Respected Sir,and My Guru, people here beleive that those who are fat take longer to seroconvert if they are fat, could you kindly clarify Sir.I take this opportunity to thank you for your blessings,of late I did several lectures to poultry farm...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Whether a Two-Ton Tessie or a Twiggy, the time to HIV seroconversion would not change! Fat has no effect on the HIV window period.I applaud your compassionate efforts and good deeds! Read more »

Re: risk of HIV as a TOP

I've always been an exclusive top, a medical professional who couldn't believe you could get HIV from just topping. I figured the worst that could happen would be the usual STD's and I would self medicateWell here I am HIV positiveDon't top with out...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...you ever need me. Let's get through this together as positively charged medical professionals dedicated to helping others stay HIV free.Be well.Dr. Bob Read more »

Please help. I have CMV, EBV, but not HIV. I think.

Please help, I'm begging you. I've written to The Body once before, but I had not seen a posted response. I am sincere in saying that any response would greatly help me to an extent that you could not imagine. I'll try and keep this as simple as...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Midwest,You are not alone. There are lots and lots of folks with similar completely unwarranted and irrational fears of being HIV infected. Just peruse the archives of this forum, it's choc-a-block full of 'em! Your multiple (and excessive)... Read more »

Should I Consider The One Pill Regimen?

I really must begin with my profound thanks for all you Doctors do for so many people here at thebody.com. I never would have made it in the beginning without your optimistic and informative answers to all the various questions.I was diagnosed while...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
...attractive, especially to those just starting therapy.In your case I share your hesitancy to switch. You are doing well with no side effects. Your regimen is already once a day albeit with more pills, perhaps co-pays and the need for one of the... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Baltimore Sun Examines Effects of Lesotho's HIV/AIDS Epidemic on Farming, Food Production

... The Baltimore Sun on Sunday examined the effects of drought, HIV/AIDS and cultural factors on farming and food production in Lesotho, where 70% of the population depends on agriculture for its income. Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Zimbabwean Government to Launch Initiative Aimed at Fighting HIV/AIDS in Agricultural Sector

... Zimbabwe's Ministry of Agriculture plans to launch a five-year initiative aimed at fighting HIV/AIDS in the country's agricultural sector, IRIN/AllAfrica.com reports. The plan will be coordinated by the agriculture ministry Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Zimbabwe's HIV/AIDS Programs Overlook Farm Communities, Advocates Say

... Zimbabwean farm workers are not receiving adequate education, treatment or care from the country's HIV/AIDS programs, advocates in the country have said, PlusNews reports. According to PlusNews , many factors have increased farmers' Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Christian Science Monitor , Reuters Profile Skills Training Programs for HIV/AIDS Orphans in Malawi, Swaziland

...Monitor on Thursday profiled a car-mechanic school in Chiradzulu, Malawi, for children who have lost one or both parents to HIV/AIDS. The program -- run by former grocery store and car-repair shop owner Yasin Mbuka "[i]n a shell of his old... Read more »
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Posted by ScotCharles, 3 Replies
...poor people in underdeveloped countries using double blind tests. That said, this site remains one of the best sources for HIV/AIDS information; and, GMANBILL ramains one of its most knowledgeable posters. However, even GMAN and myself are only... Read more »

Animals....Pets

Posted by Bear60, 2 Replies
...In regard to HIV infected people keeping animals as pets, the guidelines are spelled out in detail in the PAWS website: http://www.pawssf.org/ Read more »

CD-4 lab work back

Posted by shannon, 5 Replies
Well, we were feeling all rosy over here, but this morning we got David's Cd-4 count and it is 242. That's much lower than we had sort of psyched ourselves up for and the folks at the clinic are going to hook him up with meds as soon as they can... Read more »

2 steps back (emotionally)

Posted by ai77, 4 Replies
...clinical trial nurse tomorrow regarding a trial for people just going on meds. I felt like I had just gotten a handle on being HIV positive and also assumed that I would follow the norm of not having to go on meds for a while after exposure. I... Read more »