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Hiv Disease Management

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Side Effects of Drugs vs Managing HIV Disease

How does a person weigh the risks of the drugs, side effects, unknown long term effects, and iatrogentrogenic disease with allowing, supporting and promoting the body's own ability to defend itself. In essense, is the cure worse than the problem?
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Treatment is not worse then the problem. My patients at one point were dying one a week at the average age of 32 after developing 4-5 sequential AIDS defining infections that caused terrible misery and suffering. My patients used to tell me that... Read more »

Recently diagnosed HIV and T-Cell LGLL

I was recently diagnosed HIV+ and having T-Cell Large Granular Lymphocytic Leukemia. My LGLL... Read more »

managing my own health

dear dr. ive been living with hiv for 6 years and havent gone to see a specialist im horrified... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Only 4% of Employees at South Africa's Largest Companies Enrolled in HIV/AIDS Disease-Management Plans, Survey Shows

...of employees at South Africa's largest companies are HIV-positive, only 4% of employees are participating in HIV/AIDS disease-management plans and only 0.6% of employees are receiving antiretroviral drugs, according to a survey conducted by the ... Read more »
The Body PRO

Clinical Management of the HIV-Infected Woman

...comorbidities that we're managing the most are cardiovascular disease related, but they are not more common in women. It's not like HIV disease transforms women into something different than what they are when they are not HIV infected. The... Read more »
Insight Medical Communications Inc.

Update on Antiretroviral Treatment Failure and the Management of Treatment-Experienced HIV-Infected Patients

...least one drug is estimated to have risen from around 5% in 1998/1999 to 13% in 2002/2003, with 9% of the latter categorized as HIV infections with high-level resistance. 7 Similar trends have been observed in North America, with phenotypic... Read more »
The Body

For Me, HIV/AIDS Is Not a Chronic, Manageable Disease

...its replication cycle. However, researchers are beginning to find that despite treatment with anti-HIV medications long term HIV infection causes physical and neurological damage. A recent article in New York magazine summarized these... Read more »
Connect With Others

how long do you live with HIV?

Posted by Nicole_herpes, 3 Replies
I am 1 month. I am feel alone after i know it. But i i just find friends at HIV dating site, such asn STDROmance.com Read more »

HIV Infections ARE RISING!

Posted by bradford, 7 Replies
...HIV Infections ARE RISING! Many people still have the belief that HIV and AIDS only affects homosexuals! However, 75% of the world population Read more »

What's the deal?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I have a simple question: I keep hearing that HIV treatments and sooo much better now then ever. well if they are so good, why are soooo many people still dying from AIDS in countries with good health care? (US, UK, Canada) Read more »

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Posted by Anonymous
...AFP Browse by Topic MEDLINE: Citation Related Articles More in AFP: Anti-HIV Agents (27) HIV Infections (87) More by: Perlmutter BL AFP MEDLINE Glaser JB AFP MEDLINE Oyugi... Read more »