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Hiv And Sunken Eyes

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Ask the Experts

Sunken skin above eye

for sunken above eye, what are the main causes? will anti-wrinkles gel/cream,intake of bilberry supplement, intake of sufficient water able to do the trick?...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Fat wasting around the eyes among persons receiving HIV therapy is well described and is often part of fat wasting of the limbs and cheeks.The best remedy for this is to stop HIV meds that may be contributing to this, specifically, d4T (zerit). AZT... Read more »

Sunken eyes, cheeks and body getting thinner

I am a 37 year old heterosexual male who has been experiencing some major changes to my body in the... Read more »

Weight gain in midsection, sunken cheeks, hard temples, thinner limbs

I am a 31 year old heterosexual male who has been experiencing some major changes to my body in the... Read more »
Articles
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12 Ways to Give HIV Stigma a Well-Deserved Side Eye

Words are powerful little things. If you put them together in the wrong way, they can be extremely hurtful. Negative words, thoughts and attitudes about people living with HIV contribute to HIV stigma. Not only is HIV stigma rude and disturbing, it... Read more »
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HIV News & Views: Should You Always Tell It All?; Getting More Shut-Eye; Tips for the Newly Diagnosed; and More

HIV News & Views, February 21, 2013 - TheBody.com February 21, 2013 Top Stories at TheBody.com Read Past Newsletters Change/Update Subscription Blog Central HIV & Your Health HIV Treatment News... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

China Eyes 90 Percent Coverage of HIV/AIDS Interventions Among High-Risk Populations

Interventions to prevent and control HIV among China's high-risk groups should grow to 90 percent coverage by 2015, according to a five-year plan adopted by the State Council AIDS Working Committee, which met Friday. Vice Premier Li Keqiang listed... Read more »
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A Look at Black Gay HIV Activism, Through a Veteran's Eyes

"It became actually my career, what I wanted to be, and do," says Jeffery A. Haskins of the HIV work he's been involved with since the epidemic's earliest days. His path was not always so clear -- he'd studied business, accounting and theater... Read more »
Connect With Others

can my eye/back and neck pain be acute HIV symptom

Posted by chirags, 2 Replies
Hi;
I am a 25 year male from India.In my country no one gives a proper advise about HIV/AIDS.People feel shy to talk about sex.Thats the reason I am writing to you.Doctor I had sex with a sex worker with double condom 1 month back. The condom... Read more »

HIV Infected Serum in Eye

Posted by Aurelie
I was uncapping serum specimens for HIV quant testing and tossing the caps into the biohazard bin. As I was tossing the cap of one specimen, it hit the side of the bin before falling in. I'm not sure if serum got into my eye from the cap because I... Read more »

HIV Risk - Blood in Eye & Glass Cut

Posted by pupiz, 2 Replies
Hi, all. Please let me know if I am at risk for HIV from these to encounters. I was in Canada on vacation a couple of weeks ago and we left at about in the morning and came back at about 3:00pm. When we left the maid was cleaning the suite beside... Read more »

OCD, eye, and HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Dear all,
I am 30 years old and suffer from OCD. Contamination fears and everything. Here is what happened last saturday. I was at a laundromat washing my clothes. I went to the bathroom and washed my hands.
I used a lot of soap because of my... Read more »