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Hiv And Meal Planning

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Daly menu plan fo an HIV positive lady to gain weight

Hello, I was wondering if you could possibly help me with providing a daily menu plan to gain weight. I have searched intensively the internet and I could not find anywhere this information; there is only general advice but I find that does not...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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

Program for Wellness Restoration
When you say "I am fussy eater", do you mean that you are a picky eater and /or that you do not eat much. Also, I assume that working in accounting makes you sit a lot, so you are not overspending calories (some people find it hard to gain weight... Read more »

HIV antivirals and Medicare Drug Plan

I am HIV positive and currently receiving SSDI benefits, and have been working through Social... Read more »

company changing health insurance plan that denies coverage to HIV people

I am HIV positive self employed realtor and my company provides group insurance (Aetna). I joined... Read more »
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AIDS.gov

Lead Federal Departments Confer About National HIV/AIDS Strategy Plans

...Representatives of each of the Federal agencies designated by the President as lead agencies responsible for implementing the National HIV/AIDS Strategy (NHAS) conferred by conference call last week to discuss the status of their respective... Read more »
AIDS.gov

HHS Plans National HIV/AIDS Strategy Implementation

...Department of Veterans Affairs , and the Social Security Administration -- are also preparing their respective implementation plans. These plans will all be submitted to the Office of National AIDS Policy and the Office of Management and... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

El Paso, Texas Planned Parenthood May Shift HIV/AIDS Programs to Other Organizations to Refocus Its Services

...Parenthood Center of El Paso has begun to refocus its services on family planning and women's health, and likely will shift its HIV/AIDS support programs to other providers that specialize in such services, according to the local agency's board... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

The U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)

...Bottom Line What Is PEPFAR? In 2003, the U.S. congress passed a bill to provide money to foreign governments to fight HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria. This plan is the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR.) It is the... Read more »
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The Kerry-Edwards Plan To Respond To AIDS Crisis

Posted by m4mluvlife, 3 Replies
...John Kerry & John Edwards have announced their Plan for responding to the HIV/AIDS Crisis in the US and Globally. IT is right on target... and will reverse the damage being done by the current US Administration. Read more »

National HIV/AIDS Strategy for the U.S. (Finally!)

Posted by TheBody
...years into the epidemic, U.S. government officials have formally unveiled the country's first national strategy for fighting HIV/AIDS within its borders. The strategy aims to establish a coordinated, nationwide effort to reduce new HIV... Read more »

Should I plan for retirement?

Posted by livesinadream, 4 Replies
...OK so I'm 25 and have been poz for about 2 years. On meds and healthy, working full time. I'm wondering if I should plan for retirement. You know start a 401K and a roth IRA. I guess my question is what if I don't live to the retirement age of Read more »

Planned Parenthood... Elisa???

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Does anyone know if the blood draw test provided at Planned Parenthood (the one that takes 3-5 business days); is that an ELISA? I asked them, but the girl didn't seem to know. I will Read more »