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Doctors in India

I m a female my CD4 count is 393, Total Leucocytes (WBC) count 6200 as on 3-5-05 and previous CD4 count was 406 as on 25-11-05 old. Right now I m not on any medication but most of time I have headace, weakness & depression.Please let me know what...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...generic 3-drug HIV combination pills, all of which have potent activity against HIV. Many of the doctors who specialize in HIV treatment in India are well aware and have experience using these products. Read more »

Rapid test response

Hi Doc!Me again, the one who asked about the accuracy of a Murex SUDS Rapid test. Just wanted to... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Going Beyond HIV: Doctors Urged to Fight Patients' Other Illnesses Too

...HIV-positive individuals should include close attention to the co-morbid conditions that can arise from the infection or HIV treatment, says a study presented at the recent 18th International AIDS Conference in Vienna. "We just want to make sure... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Ukrainian HIV/AIDS Activists Allege Intimidation, Imprisonment of Doctors and Patients

...illegal police intimidation and imprisonment," according to HIV/AIDS advocates. "Two doctors have been arrested, medical centres treating drug users raided by police, and drug users receiving substitute treatments detained en masse in a series of... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Doctors Advocate HIV Tests for All; Insurers Urged to Pay for Screening

...entire population," Saag said. He noted that in the university's 1917 Clinic for HIV, about half the patients who present for treatment already have severely compromised immune systems, meaning they are being diagnosed too late for optimal... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Wall Street Journal Examines Zimbabwean Clinic's Efforts to Treat HIV/AIDS Patients With Antiretroviral Drugs

...examined efforts by the Bulawayo, Zimbabwe-based Mpilo Chest Hospital to provide HIV/AIDS patients with antiretroviral drug treatment and other care. The clinic, which is funded by the Zimbabwean Ministry of Health and Child Welfare , Medecins... Read more »
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First Month Since I found out.

Posted by impoz, 2 Replies
...good,bad and even ugly.24 days till I meet my new HIV doctor, He was on a list that the health district gave me of Doctor's who treat HIV patients.My wife is still the only person I have told about all this.I guess not much has changed, except... Read more »

Loneliness is killing me

Posted by Algerian, 2 Replies
...think alone. I'm so much on my own that I'm nearing mental collapse. I live in a foreign country and I do not share my status as HIV+ with anyone around me. There is no support groups for english speaking folks. I'm at loss! suicidal thoughts are... Read more »

Question for AIDS dissidents

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...I work in the Mental Health profession, and have been part of the treatment team for some HIV patients who are suffering from mental illness and depression. I have seen a variety of patients...ranging Read more »

HIV / AIDS DOCS

Posted by Survivor, 1 Reply
...only US$20 to US$50 a month), can make it a daunting task to find doctors, especially medical specialists, who are willing to treat people with HIV. The Ukrainian epidemic stands in stark contradiction to the stereotype that Americans hold... Read more »