Goals For Neuropathy
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University of Minnesota, School of MedicineSeeing a neurologist to pin down the nature and likely source of your neurologic complaints would be a good idea with your symptoms. If a diagnosis of peripheral neuropathy is confirmed then a switch off the Zerit to an alternative with less... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,D4T-induced distal sensory neuropathy is indeed annoying! (I have it as well.) We don't have a quick (or even slow) fix for this side effect/toxicity yet. I'll repost below a link to a recent article which provides information about... Read more »
University of North Carolina - Chapel HillIt is all about the CD4 cells. HIV therapy is like birth control for the virus, it prevents it from reproducing - making more of itself. Less virus means more CD4 cells. More CD4 cells mean better protection against infection AND better ability... Read more »
AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure CoastYes, hepatitis C virus can be eradicated with medications because it does not cross into the nucleus of the host cell and insert its own genetic material into the DNA like HIV does. This "Trojan horse" attribute of HIV is why cure is not... Read more »
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Posted by DanielMark, 1 ReplyOne thing I find important in living with HIV is trying to keep stressors to a minimum. One of the largest sources of stress to me comes when I am in conflict with other people's ideas, methods, beliefs, or behaviour. Sometimes, when I am in... Read more »
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My time to get final 3 month test is near, but is 3 months = 12 weeks or should I wait up to 13 weeks?
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyIs it possible to have hiv neuropathy (not the neuropathy produced by med but by hiv itself) soon after being infected, that its withing the first year of being infected? How likeky?
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Posted by AnonymousIs it possible to have hiv neuropathy (not the neuropathy produced by med but by hiv itself) soon after being infected, that its withing the first year of being infected? How likeky?
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