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Epidural Steroid Injections And Aids

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Corticosteroid Epidural Injections

PLEASE DR. BOB, ANSWER MY QUESTION. THIS IS MY 3RD OR 4TH TIME WRITING. My boyfriend had 3 epidural injections, spaced one week apart. He took the Home Access test 3 weeks after the last injection and another one 9 weeks after the last injection....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,The three-week result might be considered a bit suspect, depending on the dose of corticosteroids; however the nine-week post-injection test should give an accurate result. Your boyfriend is HIV negative and no additional tests are warranted.... Read more »

Lingering Effects of Epidural

my HIV+ partner recently had part of his lung removed (infected with crytococcus) and he had an... Read more »

Recommendation on a certain type of steroid

Ive taken Deca before 200mg... I was wondering what would be the best to take. I weight about 140,... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Steroid Can Restore Body Tissue in HIV-Positive People, Study Says

The oral anabolic steroid oxandrolone is effective in restoring muscle and fat tissue that many HIV-positive people lose, according to a study published in the March issue of the Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes , Reuters Health ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Impact of Gender and Sex Work on Sexual and Injecting Risk Behaviors and Their Association With HIV Positivity Among Injecting Drug Users in an HIV Epidemic in Togliatti City, Russian Federation

Togliatti City has a large HIV epidemic associated with injecting drug use. The authors conducted the current study to examine whether risk behaviors and risk factors associated with HIV differed across a sample of injecting drug users (IDUs) by... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Effect of Neighborhood Deprivation and Residential Relocation on Long-Term Injection Cessation Among Injection Drug Users (IDUs) in Baltimore, Md.

ALIVE (AIDS Linked to the Intravenous Experience) is a prospective cohort with semi-annual follow-up since 1988. The current study, set in Baltimore, was designed to determine the incidence of long-term injection cessation and its association with... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Group Plans HIV/AIDS Forum on Condom Promotion, Injection Drug Users in Bangkok Before International AIDS Conference

The Health and Development Networks , a not-for-profit organization that receives official support from the Irish government, is sponsoring an HIV/AIDS forum in Bangkok, Thailand, to discuss the country's successful condom promotion program and... Read more »
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steroid alternatives

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hi, I've been HIV for a little over 10 years. I'm still in very good health with undetectable
viral load over the past year and a half. I'm interested in hearing from others if they've had
success with or can suggest... Read more »

Injection Users

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
to the guy who shot up dope with the person who is HIV Positive if you dont get HIV from this then you dodged a bullet Read more »

The U.S. patented cure for AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 9 Replies
The U.S. AIDS CURE and the CDC's Constitutional Guarantee
http://www.boydgraves.com/letters/011104.html


After 26 months on a single injection of the U.S. patented cure for AIDS, patent #5676977, my viral load is undetectable for the AIDS virus... Read more »

Paranoid... Could someone help!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
About 8 months ago I dated a guy who I later found out uses injection drugs (steroids) and to my dismay I also found out that he has had many sexual partners. Since that time I have also met someone "my soulmate" so naturally I was concerned about... Read more »