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Have Modes Of Hiv Transmission And Prevention Changed Over The Pasted 20 Years

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HIV+ 24 years-Change meds again!

Hello Dr Henry - Appreciate your time to review my question and thank you in advance for your expert opinion!As stated above, I was diagnosed in 1987,which was contracted in 1984. And, I am still here!!Over the past two/half decades, I have been on...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
I have had numerous pxs on essentially the regimen you are possibly going to start. Much information about the regimen came from the DUET trials of etravirine. Other than an increased risk for a usually modest rash there are no real surprises for... Read more »



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Positive 20 yrs, never on meds, many out there lik

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...people with my numbers are advised to wait. Also HVC+. Only problem so far has been fatigue. Numbers haven't changed much in 10 years. Is there a group of "slow progressers" like myself? Read more »

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Posted by PositiveInPVD, 5 Replies
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Life Changed

Posted by Survivor, 5 Replies
...My life changed again! I know we all want to come up with something meaningful to make out of our hiv/aids status. I take that back. Some do, some do not, and they dont make it. I come here to try and find what this meaning Read more »