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Does Sculptra Make Thin Face Look Younger

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Thin Face

What is the best solution to getting my face fuller.I`ve beed living with Hiv since 1989,my counts are good and I workout 4 times a week.I don`t have a problem with muscle mass but my face has is so thin..I also have type 2 diabetes but my readings...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
The answer to this question depends on where you live. In the United States the approved agents are Sculptra and Radiesse. Both products work, but do require a series of injections separated by at least several weeks. Patient assistance programs... Read more »

antiviral drugs and face thinning

i am hiv positive but will start treatment soon i see alot of hiv positive on treatment an i... Read more »

Assistance with Sculptra

Dr.Pierone, I'm would like to get treatments of Sculptra, because my face is just so thin, and... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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"Look at this face, this old, wrinkly, jowled face," said 67-year-old, Jane Fowler, smiling broadly. "This is another face of HIV." Fowler's story belies the common impression most people have about HIV/AIDS. She was not an IV drug user and had... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

About Face

"I have facial wasting and it's really depressing. When I walk down the street, I'm convinced people are staring at me and know that I'm positive. I've heard there's surgery to fix it. What can you tell me?" -- T.J., Halifax Dr. Andrew Denton ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New York City Records Increasing Number of HIV Cases Among MSM Younger Than Age 30

The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene on Tuesday reported that new HIV diagnoses among men who have sex with men younger than age 30 has increased by 33% since 2001, the New York Times reports. The city in 2006 recorded 499... Read more »
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You're Not Getting Any Younger

Turning 50 two years ago was not an easy birthday, yet it was, in a way, as transformative as it can be for anyone, HIV-positive or -negative. I thought that, due to the fact that I am a 20-year survivor of HIV, reaching the ripe mid-century mark... Read more »
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My younger brother was diagnosed yesterday

Posted by adnoctum, 2 Replies
My younger, 18 year old, brother came out several months ago. Since then hes moved out of our parent's place and to the same city as me.

I've played the roll of supportive big brother during his transition, even providing him with a place to stay... Read more »

Looking for a Poz younger brother

Posted by Anonymous
Hey.. I'm a 34 yo Boston older brother type. I have been HIV+ for the last year and a half and on Meds for the last year.. Doing very well and healthy.

I would like to find a younger brother type under 22, either in Boston or anywhere in the US... Read more »

Looking for a younger brother

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hey all.. I'm a 34 yo Boston guy who has has been HIV + for the last 2 years, I've been on meds almost since finding out and am doing very well, good T-cell count and undetectable viral load. I am looking for a malepen pal 21years or under who is... Read more »

Looking for HIV+ younger brother

Posted by Anonymous
I'm a 33 yo HIV+ male who is trying hard to find a HIV+ Younger brother for friendship and to hang out with in the Boston area. My BF and I have known our status for just about a year now and have been on meds for just over 6 months and are both... Read more »