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Hiv And Radiculopathy

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Women and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents A Look at the Numbers Is HIV Different for Men and Women? Treatment in HIV+ Women: Efficacy, Side Effects, and Drug Interactions Gynecological Issues in HIV+ Women Pregnancy and HIV In Conclusion A Look at the Numbers Over 25 years have
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Body pain

I am 42 and have had an AIDS diagnosis for 13 years. I am doing well now after becoming an organic vegetarian and regular exercise and herbal suplaments. I do however suffer from body aches. I have a diagnosis of radiculopathy (sp?) in my legs,...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Body pain in fairly common in the general population and more so in HIV+ persons with many cases evading a good specific diagnosis and treatment. Low hormone levels (such as testosterone or thyroid), Read more »

body aches

I am 42 and have had an AIDS diagnosis for 13 years. I am doing well now after becoming an organic vegetarian and regular exercise and herbal suplaments. I do however suffer from body aches. I have a diagnosis of radiculopathy (sp?) in my legs,...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Fatigue and achiness are common symptoms in the general population as well as in HIV+ persons. Often a precise cause is hard to identify. Low thyroid, low adrenal output, low testosterone, vit D deficiency, sleep Read more »

Neuropathy and initial HIV syndrome

Is it likely that symptoms of distal neuropathy will show up during the acute HIV syndrome phase? Many thanks and god bless
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...with new onset HIV infection sometimes will get neurologic findings that include headache (meningitis like), pain syndrome (radiculopathy), and disturbances in skin sensation. Rarely would the symptoms mimic the distal neuropathy seen with more... Read more »

Give it to Me Straight

Dr. Bob,I knew that header would catch your attention. I chose you to pose my questions, because, given your situation, you seem to have an amazing outlook on life. Plus, you crack me up. Here's my situation. I had unprotected/insertive vaginal...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...is that HIV is not your problem. No way. No how. Sure, you have a few other medical issues to deal with diverticulosis, mild radiculopathy (not HIV-related!), IBS and, most likely, some anxiety plus irrational fears of HIV. I suggest you stop... Read more »
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How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

... What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? Warning Signs of an HIV Fraud Common Sense About Unproven Treatments Questions You Should Ask Take Your Read more »
The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

... When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among Hispanics/Latinos

... The HIV epidemic is a serious threat to the Hispanic/Latino community. While Hispanics/Latinos 1 represented approximately 15% of Read more »
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Coping With an HIV/AIDS Diagnosis

...just celebrate my life and beat it. That was my choice." Click here to read or listen to how other people disclosed their HIV status. D'Jaun Black Diagnosed in 2004 "Being HIV positive has been the greatest adventure I've ever... Read more »
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a grateful post

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...anxiety (panic) issues, then was diag with cmv retinitis, then it became systemic he went into acute renal (kidney) failure, had radiculopathy (nerve disfunction) couldn't walk became incontinent (couldn't pee or move his bowels under control),... Read more »

Back in the land of limbo at 7months

Posted by rufenough, 3 Replies
...myself back on the "Am I infected" forum. I lots happened to me in 7+ months. Ive gone from extreme anxiety about contracting HIV, to absolute relief to testing negative at about 7 weeks, and being told by my GUM clinician I was all... Read more »

Chest congestion

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Any specific feedback on chest congestion? I have had a toally rattling sound when I breathe in, and been coughing up a lot of phlem. Just when I think I'm over it, it reoccurs - this has been going on for 10 days now, accompanied with a rash I've... Read more »

Workplace issues and HIV/AIDS

Posted by ScotCharles
...http://www.thebody.com/workplace.html Check out this link for workplace issues with HIV/AIDS. It is very thorough. Read more »