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Hiv Comorbidities

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I was diagnosed sleep apnea in 2005 having been positive for 6 years and on ARV for 3 years then. I had tonsillectomy in May 2006. In the course of this time I have changed my drug regime twice. First was from Stocrin to Nevirapine because of the...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Some HIV+ persons who are doing well can have persistent enlarged lymphoid tissue including in the oral cavity. Sleep apnea can be a Read more »

Erectile Dysfunction

Has there been a study on linking viral load and CD4 and ED ? Read more »

positive effects of HIV treatment

In response to a recent question, you said that there are possible long term threats to health... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Going Beyond HIV: Doctors Urged to Fight Patients' Other Illnesses Too conditions that can arise from the infection or HIV treatment, says a study presented at the recent 18th International AIDS Conference in Vienna. "We just want to make sure that both patients and doctors treating people with HIV don't... Read more »
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Disturbing New Information on MSM and HIV

... One of the most frustrating aspects of working in HIV is addressing the many myths (as well as conspiracy theories) surrounding it-the most persistent of which is that AIDS is a "gay Read more »
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Gender Issues and Sexual Dysfunction: An Update From the 1st International Workshop on HIV & Aging

... This is part of a series of articles summarizing presentations from the 1st International Workshop on HIV & Aging, which took place in Baltimore, Md., from Oct. 4 to Oct. 5, 2010. Jump to the table of contents to see the other articles Read more »

Advancing Pediatric, Maternal and Child Health

... As a result of our continued dialogue with our collaborators and stakeholders, NIAID is considering how best to address the HIV/AIDS research agenda for the maternal and pediatric populations within the Institute's future clinical trial... Read more »
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hiv by transfusion

Posted by living, 2 Replies
I am a 22 year survivor. I became postive after having a blood transfusion. There is a good quality of life after diagnosis if you take your meds on a schedule and don't skip any. I would like to chat with other women who are positive and if any are... Read more »

Vasculitis and HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Does anyone know about vasculitis and HIV? Read more »

Workplace issues and HIV/AIDS

Posted by ScotCharles
... Check out this link for workplace issues with HIV/AIDS. It is very thorough. Read more »

Opporuntistic Infections? HELP

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...year after infection? Could someone please exlain when opporutnistic infections begin and how long it takes after infection of hiv? please help Read more »