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Exercise/Career Question

Hi Nelson!I am currently HIV negative, but I do have close friends with HIV and thus it has impacted my life. Having seen them live HIV, I do hold a few questions. My biggest fear of becoming infected is that I would no longer be able to follow my...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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

Program for Wellness Restoration
...A HIV diagnosis in 2010 does not limit your abilities in any way, but it will require for you to be disciplined about health, going Read more »

hospital isolation practices

I am a new nursing student. My professor says that patients with HIV and or Hep B must be placed in... Read more »

Thank you and research on HIV/AIDS in workplace continues

Thank you for your response about NGO's HIV/AIDS workplace policies. I will definitely check out... Read more »
Articles
AIDS Foundation of Chicago

Recommendations for Churches Building HIV Ministries

...involved in policy One of the opportunities we had was to participate in the Illinois HIV/AIDS Lobby Days. We received day long training on lobbying, and then talked to our state legislatures. Shortly after our visit important HIV legislation... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Program Trains Ugandan Health Care Workers to Administer Acupuncture to People Living With HIV/AIDS, Boston Globe Reports

...Boston Globe on Monday examined the Brookline, Mass.-based Pan-African Acupuncture Project , a not-for-profit group that trains Ugandan health care workers to administer acupuncture to people living with HIV/AIDS (Jeltsen, Boston Globe ,... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part I: Treatments for Fat Gain

...bloodsugar problems and visceral fat in HIV-negative people. Cardiovascular (aerobic) exercise and resistance (strength or weight)training decreased triglycerides and visceral fat in a small study of HIV+people. Another study showed that... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part III: Treatments for Metabolic Changes

...exercise decreased lipid levels.There are two types of exercise: cardiovascular (aerobic) and resistance(strength or weight training). Both can help improve the way your bodyprocesses cholesterol and blood sugar. Cardiovascular exercise is any... Read more »
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Working Out

Posted by dreamdzign, 7 Replies
...ALWAYS tired. A couple years ago I found out my body was no longer producing testosterone. Another side effect of long-term HIV infection, doesn't happen to everyone, but... there it is. So no big deal, I take injections every two weeks to... Read more »

Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
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 »

Im new and want friends!=)

Posted by chula93, 1 Reply
...hey! i am new here. I have had HIV all my life. i was born with it. Anyway, i thought it would be nice to talk to other people. Dame un mesaje si tu quieres=) Read more »

Lost

Posted by LostNconfused, 5 Replies
...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 »