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Hiv And Herbal Treatment

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HIV - Herbal treatment...

Hi doctor,Im a General medicine doctor. I took the test on october 2002, as routine tests and found HIV positive on three differents time period. I didnt have so much syntoms that suggested HIV infections except, a lost weight of 20 pounds in 6...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...alternative treatment. There have also not been any controlled studies looking at the potential interactions between current HIV meds and aryuvedic treatment. So, although not contraindicated, caution is always advised when taking herbs with... Read more »

possible herbal treatment of HIV infection

Recently I read an report on the healingpeople.com about the use of the Chinese herbs in the... Read more »
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Women, Depression and HIV/AIDS

...Options Get Evaluated and Treated for Depression Depression Is More Common in Women While many people living with HIV (HIV-positive people) suffer from depression, it is more common in HIV-positive women than HIV-positive men. In some... Read more »
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Starting HIV Treatment

... First Things First Choosing an HIV Drug Regimen Resistance Sequencing Adherence Dosing Schedule Taking Your Pills Side Effects Putting It All Read more »
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Caring for Your Gut: Dealing With Diarrhea, Nausea and Other Stomach Problems if You Have HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents Gut Basics The Gut and HIV Diarrhea and HIV Coping With Diarrhea Nausea, Vomiting and Anorexia Gas, Bloating and Heartburn Taking Care of Read more »
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Drug Interactions and HIV/AIDS

...Metabolism Drugs That Speed Up Metabolism Other Types of Drug Interactions Drugs and Other Substances That May Interact With HIV Medications Other Types of Drugs That May Interact With HIV Drugs Food Taking Care of Yourself ... Read more »
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my first lab results

Posted by bluewindow, 3 Replies
...is any alternative ways besides medication to help you keep the CD4 numbers high and the VL low. I ve been reading here about herbal treatment but i have no idea if it is appropriate to start anything at this point. My doctor suggest to continue... Read more »

ALTERNATIVE TREATMENTS

Posted by purdeyp, 3 Replies
...Hi everyone, I'm new to this forum - have been diagnosed with HIV for almost 10 years and not on any treatment. Am keen to keep it for that way as long as possible, so am interested to hear from Read more »

Encouragement from a long term survivor

Posted by ScotCharles, 6 Replies
...I quit. I was for many years treated by Dr. Jon Kaiser in his San Francisco practice and I followed his diet, exercise, and herbal treatments. I felt much better and my CD4 rose to nearly 900, only to drop back after a few years. I tried... Read more »

GARLIC

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...INFECTIONS. I EAT BOILED BEETROOT AND THAT HAS DONE WONDERS FOR MY SKIN. I DONT ABOUT THE STATES, BUT MOST PEOPLE IN SA RELY ON HERBAL TREATMENT AS THEY ARE LESS TOXIC AND EASILY AVAILABLE. WHEN EVER I FEEL SYMPTOMS OF A COLD, I MAKE A CONCOCTION... Read more »