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Hepatitis C Alternative Therapy

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Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

HIV and Hepatitis C Co-Infection

... Are you HIV positive and newly diagnosed with hepatitis C (Hep C)?Do you have one virus and think youmight be infected with the other? If so, this brochure answers somebasic questions about living withboth HIV and Hep C. What is HIV and Hep Cco-infection? When people have HIV and
Ask the Experts

does ozone help hepatitis c (OZONE) (OZONE THERAPY 2008)

does ozone help in any way in the case of hepatitis c. also , can it hurt yu mentally or physically
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Buyer beware! Ozone therapy is a total swindle! Dr. Bob Re: Ozone therapyJun 26, 2007 Concerning your comments about triple therapy alternatives to Ozone. Its an availability issue. 1.Goats urine is not a problem, easy to come by and mixed with... Read more »

Supportive vs Alternative Therapy

Hello Dr Bob!Wow, I don't check the forum for two weeks and now I have a lot of reading to do (looks like quite a few, erm, "interesting" questions in the batch {wink}).You're definitely working on your sainthood in my book. ;-)I started HIV...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...with Dolores Umbridge and we'll call it even, OK? Now, on to your questions . . . . You're correct: I'm not a supporter of "alternative therapy," because by its very name it suggests an unproven "alternate" treatment in place of a proven therapy.... Read more »

alternative treatments for Hepatitis C

Are there alternative treatments for Hep C ie alpha lipoic acid, etc when the body is not strong enough to withstand the traditional treatment?
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...There are no proven alternative treatments for hepatitis C unfortunately. I am hoping that patients like you will have access to new therapies in a few years. Read more »

Alternative

Have you ever heard of frozen thymus extract in the treatment of hepatitis C. I looked this up on the Internet, maybe you can too. Could this be another option to use in treating this disease? Thank you for your time.
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...want to cause any of my patients any harm, especially if there is no documented benefit in a careful clinical trial.I think alternative therapies are important to explore, but all theories regarding any kind of intervention, need to be done in... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis C and HIV

... What Is Hepatitis C? How Is It Diagnosed? How Is Hep C Treated? Can Hep C Be Prevented? Hep C and HIV Together The Bottom Line Read more »
HIV i-Base

Controversial Aspects of Hepatitis C Transmission, Monitoring, Care and Treatment

...currentlycontroversial and which may change as new informationbecomes available. Sexual transmission The risk for sexuallytransmitted hepatitis C is very low in monogamous, HIV-negativeheterosexual couples (in which one partnerhas HCV), but... Read more »
U.S. National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine

Hepatitis C and Complementary and Alternative Medicine: 2003 Update

... Introduction Key Points What is hepatitis C? What does conventional treatment for chronic hepatitis C consist of? Why do people use CAM for hepatitis C? How commonly Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Natural History and Treatment of Hepatitis C

...acupuncture may be effective in relieving chronic hepatitis symptoms such as nausea and fatigue. Recent studies suggest that certain alternative therapies, including silymarin and vitamin E, can help lessen or delay the formation of scar tissue... Read more »
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Alternative Therapies?

Posted by Anonymous
...I have created an internet discussion forum for those who are interested in sharing information about how alternative therapies can be included in the treatment regimen of those living with HIV or AIDS. It is my hope that there is a need for... Read more »

Alternative Therapies?

Posted by Anonymous
...I have created an internet discussion forum for those who are interested in how alternative therapies can be included in the treatment regimen of those living with HIV or AIDS. It is my hope that there is a need for such a site Read more »

Alternative Therapies

Posted by Anonymous
...Hello, I have created an internet discussion forum for people living with HIV or AIDS who are interested in incorporating alternative therapies into their healing regimen. It is my hope that there is a need for such a site and that it shall... Read more »

Alternative Therapies?

Posted by Anonymous
...I have created an internet discussion forum for those who are interested in sharing information about how alternative therapies can be included in the treatment regimen of those living with HIV or AIDS. It is my hope that there is a need for... Read more »