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Hiv Chemical Composition

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AIDS InfoNet

Body Composition Tests

... What Are Body Composition Tests? Anthropometry Bioelectrical Impedance Analysis (BIA) Body Mass Index (BMI) Computerized Tomography (CT or CAT Scan) Dual Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) Scanning Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
Ask the Experts

body composition and skin problems

Since continous stress over the last 3 years, gradually my whole body composition changed, lost facial fat, lost lean body maas, and gained fat instead, especially belly fat.Suddenly all of my skin elasticity is gone leaving me with sagging muscles...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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

Program for Wellness Restoration
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response to gastro-intestinal "cure"

Very interesting. As a biochemist specialised in the microbial interactions "microbial ecology", quite a lot is being studied concerning gas formation in the gut, the role that certain types of bacteria play in the GI-tract, what distrubances lead...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Your thoughts on the topic of HIV therapy and the gut/gut flora are interesting and appreciated. Read more »

Vit C and Hiv

Pls can you tell me how much vitamin C can an HIV+ person can use to have positive impact on immunity system,bcos i understand that it may be harmful if a positive person take less than necessary,and may be useful when higher doses is employed.Also...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...cells from damage. Antioxidants include vitamins C and E, beta-carotene, the minerals selenium and zinc, and glutathione. Phytochemicals: Among the advantages of obtaining nutrients from a balanced diet rather than supplements is that there are... Read more »

How do additional deal with hiv body

Dr. BobI am recently diagnosed with hiv, and will be starting medication very soon. I am currently finishing off my masters in organic chemistry (biochem undergrad) and am very in tune to the workings of the body. As such have been doing a lot of...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...cells from damage. Antioxidants include vitamins C and E, beta-carotene, the minerals selenium and zinc, and glutathione. Phytochemicals: Among the advantages of obtaining nutrients from a balanced diet rather than supplements is that there are... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Australian Researchers to Undertake Major HIV Drug Review

...allow you to treat 25 to 33 percent more people." Most other paths to economize treatment, from altering the drugs' chemical compositions to streamlining the manufacture and supply chain, are already being addressed, Emery said. Enrollment in... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Changes in Body Composition Upon Weight Loss in HIV-Infected Adults

..."The nature of body-composition changes in HIV-associated weight loss is unclear," according to a recent study by US researchers. "We examined the relation between Read more »
San Francisco General Hospital

Update: Treatment of HIV-Associated Body-Composition Abnormalities

...have updated that information at intervals over the past four years. Lipodystrophies, by contrast, are a relatively new body-composition abnormality -- first reported in significant numbers following the widespread adoption of multidrug... Read more »
The Well Project

Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

...HIV PN. Cymbalta -- An antidepressant approved for diabetic nerve pain anddepression that affects two naturally-occurring chemicals in the brain. Theremay be interactions with HIV drugs but that has not been studied. Fortunately, there is... Read more »
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Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she... Read more »

Im new and want friends!=)

Posted by chula93, 1 Reply
...hey! i am new here. I have had HIV all my life. i was born with it. Anyway, i thought it would be nice to talk to other people. Dame un mesaje si tu quieres=) Read more »

Lost

Posted by LostNconfused, 5 Replies
...panic of something happening to me, such as a car crash, heart attack, even murder but I'm sure all our minds were far off from HIV. She said if she ever lost me, she would join me. That scares me the most. And she now has a 4 mo. old baby she... Read more »

Excessive Mastubation

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
Ever since I found out that I'm poz, I've been spending a lot more time mastubating. Is that normal? Or could it be because of the amount of time I've been spending reading posts about sexual issues? Pleasing myself has become an every day thing... Read more »