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Hiv Conversion Stories

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Ask the Experts

Can peg or ribavirin prolong Hiv conversion

I am a health care worker.I had acute hep c from a patient,was placed on peg and ribavirin as soon as my liver enzymes were found to be elevated my gi did not want to wait 3 months befor treatment do to my age for 48. 8 months after treatmentI still...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
No I would not test further. Congrats on your outcome. Read more »

early conversion frm HIV to AIDS

I have been annually tested for HIV for a number of years. Three years ago the test showed... Read more »

HIV+ conversion to HIV- ??

Hi Dr. Holodyny,I have read a lot of rubbish promoting "wonder drugs" that allegedly not only cure... Read more »
Articles
The Body

Restarting the Conversation on HIV/AIDS in the United States

... There's an HIV/AIDS epidemic raging in the U.S., though we can perhaps forgive people for having no clue that it exists. After all, you can't learn Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Sex Workers' Involvement in the HIV Conversation

... The Economist 's " Banyan's Notebook " blog examines HIV prevention models in Asia and the inclusion of sex workers in prevention conversations. "In the past they have tended to be Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Aging and HIV: A Conversation with Dr. Malcolm John

...activation, and premature aging of T-cells. The disease entities that seem to be clearly increased are cardiovascular disease, non-AIDS malignancies (particularly fatal non-AIDS malignancies), liver disease, and kidney disease. Those are the... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Kaiser Conversations on Health With HIV/AIDS Activist Kenneth Cole

... The Kaiser Family Foundation on Tuesday will host a live webcast event from noon to 1 p.m. ET with HIV/AIDS advocate Kenneth Cole as part of " Kaiser Conversations on Health ," an ongoing interactive program designed to elevate Read more »
Connect With Others

HIV Disclosure, "The Conversation"

Posted by TheConversation
...I'm writing a book and doing a video documentary on the subject of "The Conversation" that everyone with HIV has when they disclose their HIV status. I'm looking for people from every race, age, nationality, and background; including Read more »

Timing of Acute HIV and Sero-Conversion

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...My question relates to timing of possible HIV exposure, Acute HIV and subsequent sero-conversion. Note I have tested negative with Elia tests out to 19 weeks but I have Read more »

Hep C and Hiv Conversion

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Question if someone has hep C, will this effect a 1st gen Elisia test at 3 months? Read more »

Is it Straight conversion to Aids?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Virus can be still hiding in and my immune system is not detecting it as i feel sick every day..is it straight conversion to Aids? Read more »