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Hiv Aids And Gas

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Chinese Farmers With HIV/AIDS Threatened With Tear Gas After Protest for Medical Files

On Nov. 21 in Beijing, authorities roughed up and detained 15 AIDS patients from Henan province -- the epicenter of a state-sanctioned, blood-buying scandal in the 1990s -- who were demanding better medical care and access to their medical records.... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Papua New Guinea: Fears Gas Project Will Fuel AIDS Epidemic

AIDS advocates in Papua New Guinea fear a planned multibillion-dollar gas project could spark new HIV infections over the next decade. The Exxon-Mobil venture, which is being partly funded by the Australian government, is expected to produce $30... Read more »
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Hot Topics: Gas Issues; Aspirin and Ibuprofen Dangers; Skipping Doses; CD4 Percentage; and More

Hot Topics: Gas Issues; Aspirin and Ibuprofen Dangers; Skipping Doses; CD4 Percentage; and More February 25, 2014 Visit the Forums Read Past Email Newsletters Change/Update Subscription Living With HIV/AIDS ... Read more »
Ask the Experts

HIV Gas Pumps

Hi Doc,I recently read online that there have been some incidents of hiv needles hidden under gas pump handles. I have really bad anxiety and after i finished pumping gas i saw m index finger blood under my skin but no pain or bleeding. Would i have...
Lisa Hightow-Weidman, M.D., M.P.H.

Response from Lisa Hightow-Weidman, M.D., M.P.H.

University of North Carolina
Hello there-This is a hoax and not true. See below the statement from the CDC regarding needle sticks that occur outside of the health care system."While it is possible to get infected with HIV if you are stuck with a needle that is... Read more »

Severe Gas

Hello. HIV poz here. Tcell 490 viral 130....as of two months ago.I just got tested for parasites which came back neg..but I have the most horrible gas..sometimes stomach cramps. This has been on and off for years..but the gas is so bad now. When I...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
If there is no evidence for infection (including H pylori disease of stomach) then then the Kaletra may be a contributing factor. If yo need to stay on the Kaletra some people get benefit from simethicone or calcium supplements. If it is an option... Read more »

Abnormal bloating and gas!

I am 28yo HIV+ man.On meds 3 yrs cd4 670/vrl undetect.Taking combinations of 3TC/Neverapine/Virea once daily.Started Viread almost a year ago.This is my third treatment I've tried.About 6 months ago started to feel gas problem more than...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Some patients are sensitive to tenofovir (more likely in my experience to cause stomach complaints than the other 2 drugs in yoru regimen). I assume you have no evidience of H pylori infection of the stomach or other infection in the gut (such as a... Read more »

HIV Meds and Excessive Gas

I have been geting excessive gas buildup in my bowl and passing more gas then is normal. I am on Travada and stocrin. Is this from the medication, if so can I take something for it? How could I find out if it is foods that may be causing this?Kind...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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

Program for Wellness Restoration
No one really knows why, but flatulence has shown up in several HIV related studies (Viread, Raltegravir, and other meds). I have had that problem when starting medications. For me, it gets worse at night and it seems to go away by itself. I have... Read more »
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gas

Posted by italiameri, 4 Replies
GAS - Yes, I know - it s a subject some consider too silly to discuss and many of us simply accept as part of the package but man - it is bad. Am on Viramune/Truvada. Have done food allergy tests etc to no avail. Am lactose intolerant but that is it... Read more »

IS THERE SUCH THING AS HIV-NEGATIVE AIDS?

Posted by bura, 3 Replies
As per the title, is there really such a thing? Read more »

World AIDS Day 2006: raising 'HIV/AIDS' Awareness

Posted by Anonymous
World AIDS Day 2006: Raising 'HIV/AIDS' Awareness

We urgently need to raise 'HIV/AIDS' Awareness to stop the epidemic spread of AIDS-related Myths, HIV-related Lies and Pharmogenocide: Iatrogenic 'AIDS' ('AIDS' caused by anti-retroviral' drugs).

World... Read more »

7/9, New York, NY: Spiritual HIV Support Dinner Forum for all affected by HIV and AIDS

Posted by bartleby
Spiritual HIV Support Dinner Forum for all affected by HIV and AIDS
Monday, July 9
6:30pm - 9:00pm
The Riverside Church NYC
90 Claremont Avenue, Room 10T
New York, NY

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm / Light Refreshments and Networking
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm / 90 Minute... Read more »