...(including caps and cookers) is effective against killing the Hepatitis B virus, but only if the bleach is in contact with what's being cleaned for at least 2 minutes. This is different from the usual guidelines for killing HIV
. The Hepatitis viruses are hardier than HIV
, and therefore more difficult to destroy. It has not been proven that using bleach for 2 minutes also kills the Hepatitis C virus. It's possible that blood containing...
Is there any interaction between Black or Green Tea and Atripla. Both teas have the antioxidant quercetin which is supposed to help the immune system, according to The University of Michigan. Please advise!
...reader knows of a reference please post. I would not expect a clinically significant interaction but recommend informing your HIV
provider for monitoring purposes. I am uncertain if there would be any additional clinical benefit from use of... Read more »
Hi Dr. Bob. First off let me see that you're website is such a blessing, I am living in a small (very small, hick if you will, southern town -my husband's idea) but one of my HIV + friends turned me on to your website before I moved from DC just...
...Hi,They "closed the gym
indefinitely because of the scandal." YIKES! No doubt HIV
ignorance, stigma and hysteria are alive and well in Small Town, U.S.A. If any of the small-minded folks living in Small Town, Read more »
I have read before that HIV + persons should do light training in the gym. Is this true and why?
...Moderate exercise is good for everyone, with or without HIV
. The rationale for exercise is that it conditions your cardiovascular and respiratory systems, it is helpful to dispel moderate Read more »
Hi,At the gym i go to the bicep curl machine is very popular and the arms pads are all torn up. I was lifting hard and my arms scratched up against the pads to the point were i was bleeding... a lot. Could i get hiv this way if some 1 eles bleed on...
No, you cannot. Read more »
... What Is HIV/AIDS
Fraud? Warning Signs of an HIV
Fraud Common Sense About Unproven Treatments Questions You Should Ask Take Your Time; Read more »
... The HIV
epidemic is a serious threat to the Hispanic/Latino community. While Hispanics/Latinos 1 represented approximately 15% of Read more »
...diet may help control insulin resistance. See a registered dietitian to help you make good choices and plan yourmeals. Many AIDS
service organizations have registered dietitians on staff whowill see you free of charge. The health benefits of... Read more »
...triglycerides. Lipodystrophy means abnormal fat changes. It is used to describe a number ofunwanted and potentially unhealthy changes in HIV
+ people including: Body shape changes Lipohypertrophy: Fat gain in... Read more »
I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she... Read more »
...I am retired due to hiv
and other conditions. I am too sick to work but not sick enough to die. I want to move somewhere in the US (or even out Read more »
Well folks...it's the end of two weeks on Atripla and so far things are going well. Side effects have been limited and are now subsiding. My biggest problem so far is swallowing the pill. I have always had trouble swallowing pills...go figure...a... Read more »
...panic of something happening to me, such as a car crash, heart attack, even murder but I'm sure all our minds were far off from HIV
. She said if she ever lost me, she would join me. That scares me the most. And she now has a 4 mo. old baby she... Read more »