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Hiv And Oxygen

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Ask the Experts

HBOT (hyperbaric oxygen therapy treatment) and HIV / AIDS

I've read bits and pieces about the positive effects of HBOT for both managing the progression of HIV and secondary infection related issues. What are you throughts?Thanks,Mike
Eric Daar, M.D.

Response from Eric Daar, M.D.

UCLA School of Medicine
...have I been able to find any scientific data that suggests to me that there is documented value of HBOT in the management of HIV infection.Best,Eric Read more »

oxygen and HIV

I am from India and want to know whether HIV survives after coming in contact with oxygen. It is in... Read more »

Active Oxygen Therapy

Does the active oxygen therapy do for someone with HIV? Read more »
Articles
The Well Project

Women, Anemia and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents What Is Anemia? Anemia and HIV What Causes Anemia? Diagnosis and Treatment Taking Care of Yourself What Is Anemia? Anemia is a medical problem Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Unconventional Therapies

...bacteria and other infection-causing organisms are conversely anaerobic, meaning they live in a low-oxygen environment. The term oxygen therapy describes treatments that use forms of the oxygen molecule to destroy infections and rejuvenate body... Read more »
The Well Project

Understanding HIV-Related Lab Tests I: Complete Blood Count and Blood Chemistry

...help you and your health care provider keep track ofhow you are doing in the following areas: Immune System Status How HIV is affecting your immune system If you need to start or switch HIV drugs Example of lab test: CD4 cell... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Anemia

... What Is Anemia? What Causes Anemia? Anemia and HIV How Is Anemia Treated? The Bottom Line What Is Anemia? Anemia is a shortage of hemoglobin (HGB). HGB is a protein Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...cuts touched underwater in a swimming pool what would the chances of being infected be. since there is no oxygen would the hiv die because of the chlorine? Read more »