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Hiv And Sugar

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HIV AND BLOOD SUGAR

Can a weakened immune system (HIV) cause blood sugar to increase
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...HIV per se had not been linked to increased blood sugar or increased risk for diabetes. KH Read more »

Diabetes HIV Sugars

Hi, I have HIV and I am a diabetic. I am veruy careful what I eat. I take insilun 30 units in the... Read more »

Effect of sugar?

I have been HIV positive for 6 yeras now but not on ART. How dangerous is sugar to me? Can i take... Read more »
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Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Blood Sugar Assessments and HIV -- Is There a Problem?

...pancreas gets exhausted and can eventually fail. Keeping track of blood sugar levels is an important part of health monitoring for HIV positive people. In addition to specifically checking fasting blood sugar levels, a test called hemoglobin A... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Sugar Molecule Can Protect Against HIV, Study Finds

... A sugar molecule called the Pk blood group antigen might provide a defense against HIV, according to a study published last week in the journal Blood , Toronto's Globe and Mail reports. Researchers from Toronto's Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Studies Examine "Sugar Daddy" Relationships in Africa, Drug Resistance in HIV Subtypes; kaiserEDU.org Updated With HIV/AIDS Information

...(Kantor et al., PLoS Medicine , April 2005). kaiserEDU.org : The Web site recently was updated to include new information on HIV/AIDS. " Volunteering on the HIV/AIDS Epidemic " lists volunteer and internship opportunities with organizations... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

"Sugar Daddies" Contribute to Spread of HIV in Africa, Experts Say

...Sexual relationships between young girls and older, married men -- known as "sugar daddies" -- open up "huge networks" for HIV transmission in Africa, according to AIDS experts who spoke at a symposium at the XV International AIDS Conference in... Read more »
Connect With Others

IS THERE SUCH THING AS HIV-NEGATIVE AIDS?

Posted by bura, 3 Replies
As per the title, is there really such a thing? Read more »

Sugar Baby Love

Posted by JustMe2007
...as well. It's called Sugar Baby Love and hits the nail on the head with respect to how a lot of us rationalize and/or become HIV-positive. Check it out... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=axh0Cj9ajfU Read more »

Can neuropathy be a sign of HIV.

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I recently tested negative for HIV at 15 weeks, but I am having neuropathy in feet and legs. If it's not being caused by HIV, then what could it be? Read more »

RealityPlease do not sugar coat this

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...Hello, I have been HIV positive for two years. My CD4 is 330, viral load is 3K and CD% is 29%. I just took a very stressfull, high management, high Read more »