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What Is PEPFAR? Drug Approval Latest PEPFAR Program Results Latest PEPFAR Goals and Funding The Bottom Line What Is PEPFAR? The President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) is America's commitment to fighting the global HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria epidemics, and 2013 marks it's ten-year anniversary. PEPFAR is the largest commitment by any nation to combat a single disease in history. The funds under PEPFAR total...
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Dieting and HIV

I am HIV poz, 37 and will be starting meds soon. I am about 25lbs. overweight and I'd like to lose it. Are those contradictive plans? ...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Patients starting HIV medication often will gain weight (mostly fat) in the first year. Efforts to effectively exercise/diet are compatable with starting HIV medication and are encouraged. KH... Read more »

What is a healthy diet for a person with HIV

I just found out the I am HIV Pozitive. I am not good with nutrition . I am trying to plan a shopping and meal list what is an example of a healthy menu/diet. ...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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

Program for Wellness Restoration
If you follow a Mediterranean data, you will not be healthier with lower lipids, blood sugar, and visceral fat.You can read about it herehttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mediterranean_dietand follow some of these... Read more »

hiv+ and plan pregnancy

Hi there!My viral load is 9069 and my cd4 is 550. I am not yet taking medication as my doctor says my cd4 is still good. However i plan to have a baby, am therefore worried about the viral load n the possibility of passing the virus to my unborn as...
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
It is definitely possible to have a perfectly healthy baby even if you have HIV. This has been one area that we have made great strides. First, it is important for you to have pre-conception counseling BEFORE you get pregnant. Meeting with an... Read more »

Daly menu plan fo an HIV positive lady to gain weight

Hello, I was wondering if you could possibly help me with providing a daily menu plan to gain weight. I have searched intensively the internet and I could not find anywhere this information; there is only general advice but I find that does not...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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

Program for Wellness Restoration
When you say "I am fussy eater", do you mean that you are a picky eater and /or that you do not eat much. Also, I assume that working in accounting makes you sit a lot, so you are not overspending calories (some people find it hard to... Read more »
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John Kerry & John Edwards have announced their Plan for responding to the HIV/AIDS Crisis in the US and Globally. IT is right on target... and will reverse the damage being done by the current US Administration.

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BAC: Project Manager (Planning Council)

Posted by Anonymous
The Boston AIDS Consortium (BAC) is a non-profit organization providing community planning, technical assistance, community convening, education, and advocacy services to support and enhance the lives of people affected by HIV/AIDS. We currently... Read more »

Nurse at Planned Parenthood said test at 6 & 12mos

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I have been visiting this forum and also doing alot of research and what I have learned is 3 mos is a very good and then 6 mos to be sure.
Went to Planned Parenthood yesterday took the Ora sure and the nurse said that It was good I was testing at 6... Read more »