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HIV positive - question about life expectancy (LIFE EXPECTANCY, 2010) (PROGNOSIS, 2010)

I have just had a 5 week test result come back positive.I couldnt get answer from my doc, so wanted to ask you.How long can people with HIV live on HAART? - I know there isnt one figure- just wondering if there are ball park figures?Any info would...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...FHello Alan,The clinical course of HIV varies considerably from person to person. Life expectancy with HIV/AIDS depends on many confounding variables, including viral Read more »

Aging/AIDS/Prognosis

In the early 1990s I was diagnosed as having AIDS based on a CD4 count below 100, wasting syndrome,... Read more »

Whats the out look on HIV treatment and long-term prognosis?

I am aware that Hiv treatment has improved since the introduction of HAART.However, as a suffer of... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Prognosis for HIV/AIDS Patients Could Be Better Determined After Patients Begin Antiretroviral Treatment, Study Says

...Prognosis for HIV/AIDS patients might be better determined after the patient has received six months of antiretroviral therapy rather than before the Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Pennsylvania: Non-Profit Group Marks 25 Years in Fight Against HIV, AIDS

...workers, clergy, and gay activists, responding to a growing epidemic in Berks County. Today, it is the only organization offering HIV and STD services in Berks and Schuykill counties. An atmosphere of enormous fear surrounded HIV/AIDS in 1985,... Read more »
The Body PRO

Data on HIV Disease Prognosis 5 Years After Initiating HAART

...divided into 80 risk strata depending on the patients' age ( 50), history of intravenous drug use, CDC stage (asymptomatic vs. AIDS diagnosis), CD4+ cell range ( 350) and viral load ( 5 log). Endpoints were considered as progression to AIDS or... Read more »
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Women and HIV/AIDS: Emotional Health

... Additional Resources It is a normal reaction to feel down, or even devastated, after being diagnosed with HIV or during the course of the disease. A support network can help you cope with tough times. But when feelings become... Read more »
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Coping with HIV/AIDS? Participate in this survey!

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Feeling effects of stigmatization towards HIV/AIDS

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Graduate Research on Stigma Towards HIV

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SURVEY:How does social stigma affect your coping?

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