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Facial Wasting Symptoms

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facial wasting, body wasting

hi,i am a healhty 18year survior of hiv. my most recent cocktail is: Truvada 1aday,Viramue 200mg 2dly,testosterone Cyp inj., 2ml once a week along w/ oxandrolone 10mg tabs twice a day.. I am 5'8"and my weight is 137llbs. my normal healthy feeling...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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

Program for Wellness Restoration
Deca Durabolin is still available and cheaper than before.200 mg a week , a conservative dose used in combination with a daily testosterone gel, costs around $12, for a total monthly cost of $48.Your doctor has to call in a prescription at... Read more »

Unexplained sweats, wasting and lipoatrophy

I have been HIV+ since 1989 and living in the UK. Currently CD4 500, undetectable viral load. Since... Read more »

facial wasting - DD

could any of the hiv meds i'm on be the cause of my facial wasting i've been experiencing? i'm... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Wasting Syndrome

... What Is AIDS Wasting? What Causes AIDS Wasting? How Is Wasting Treated? The Bottom Line What Is AIDS Wasting? AIDS wasting is the involuntary Read more »
Mark King

A Facial Wasting Update

... Hello my friends, There was a lot of interest in my earlier video blog " Treating My Facial Wasting ," so I wanted to give you an update by taking you along on my third visit to Dr. Gerald Pierone . The earlier blog covered Read more »
The Body

Treating My Facial Wasting

...meantime, my friends, please be well. Mark To contact Mark, click here . Episode Seven: Treating My Facial Wasting var first = new... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: Needle Disposal Needed -- Thorny Waste Issue Growing

...2008, California made it illegal to dispose of used needles in the trash, becoming one of 11 states with such laws to protect waste haulers, sorters, and the environment. However, collection and proper disposal of sharps remains patchy. Needle... Read more »
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Treatment facial wasting - CMS

Posted by dickspoz
...CMS, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services closed a public comment period on the treatment for facial wasting a couple of months ago. All the comments I read were heavy in favor of providing reimbursement, however, I have not been able Read more »

please help facial wasting,but antibody neg

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
please can someone advise me.i appear to be losing fat from my cheeks!.my cheek bones are sticking out. my exposure was last year 07/01.last tested 19/7/02.neg. by antibody.ive also had dna pcrs.neg. ive heard that some people dont make antibodys!,... Read more »

Wasting Worries

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...sunken in as well. 2 questions. Is it possible for this to be caused by HIV at 1 year post exposure? What does facial wasting look like? Read more »