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The Well Project

Drug Interactions and HIV/AIDS

...Table of Contents Introduction How Drugs Are Metabolized Drugs That Slow Down Metabolism Drugs That Speed Up Metabolism Other Types of Drug Interactions Drugs and Other Substances That May Interact With HIV Medications Other Types of Drugs That May Interact With HIV Drugs Food Taking Care of Yourself Introduction In order for a drug to work properly, you must take the correct dose so thatyou have the...
Ask the Experts
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
Yes. If the drugs are considered "experimental or investigational,"the insurance company can deny coverage. This is usually defined as adrug not yet recognized throughout the medical profession in the U.S. assafe and effective for the diagnosis or... Read more »

Changing to a new job and not have insurance coverage for 1.5month

HelloI was accepted for training as a flight attendant with a major airline. Currently I am taking hiv drugs under the insurance of my current employer (I have not resign yet). During this 6 or 7 weeks training period I wont have any insurance...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
You can elect COBRA coverage until you qualify for your new employer's health plan. As long as you have 12 months of continuous coverage under your prior employer's plan and COBRA without a break in coverage of greater than 63 days, even if your new... Read more »

hiv+, medicines and no health insurance

If I am HIV+ and I have no medical insuarnce, then what's next? die?
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...funds from these programs. If you'd like to learn more about ADAP or Ryan White, try visiting:WWW.NASTAD.ORG or www.kff.org/hivaids Read more »

Does Panretin gel really help destroy KS? I had lymphoma and now I have KS

I finished my last round of chemotherapy (CHOP+R) for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma about six months ago and am starting to feel very good again. I'm in remission and will hopefully stay that way. The experience was the pits but at least it wasn't the...
Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Response from Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Harvard Medical School
...for having gone through it and for having recovered both physically and spiritually. It is very important that you stay on HIV drugs. That is your best insurance against a recurrence.Second, indeed it is not uncommon for KS to flare after... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV/AIDS Drugs to Be Covered Under Beijing's Insurance System

...Bureau of Labor and Social Security announced on Thursday that the city's insurance system will begin covering the cost of HIV/AIDS drugs next month when 12 antiretroviral drugs are added to the system's list of 3,600 included medicines, ... Read more »
The Well Project

Getting HIV Drugs

... AIDS Drugs Assistance Program The AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) is funded by the federal government to help pay for HIV drugs for people who might not be able to afford them otherwise. Your local ADAP office can let you know which drugs... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents A Look at the Numbers Is HIV Different for Men and Women? Treatment in HIV+ Women: Efficacy, Side Effects, and Drug Interactions Gynecological Issues Read more »
The Well Project

Adherence to HIV Drug Regimens

... Table of Contents Strong Drugs to Fight HIV The Importance of Adherence Starting and Choosing HIV Drugs Barriers to Adherence for Women Overcoming Barriers Read more »
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Just started ARV - Insurance, Drug costs, expenses

Posted by ajhope, 1 Reply
...I live in Thailand and found out I am HIV+ a little over a month ago. My CD4 count was 251 and VL 29,000 - I started ARV 2 weeks ago with the following regiments: Nevirapine Read more »

cost of hiv

Posted by hopefulone, 8 Replies
...curious...what is the cost of hiv in terms of medical treatment...i am not currently on medicine and am curious what the disease costs some of you guys on an annual Read more »

Money for a photo shoot

Posted by katherineD, 1 Reply
...HIV+ Men and Women Needed for Photo Shoot I am casting 2 ad campaigns for HIV medications. One is a testimonial for a drug called Read more »

Chiropractic Care

Posted by Dr_Silva, 3 Replies
I don't know if this is old news here, but from searching the website, I'm not sure it has been covered. A study was done over 10 years about CD4 cell count and chiropractic care, It showed over a 6 month period, there was a 48% increase in CD4... Read more »