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HIV positive - question about life expectancy (LIFE EXPECTANCY, 2010) (PROGNOSIS, 2010)

I have just had a 5 week test result come back positive.I couldnt get answer from my doc, so wanted to ask you.How long can people with HIV live on HAART? - I know there isnt one figure- just wondering if there are ball park figures?Any info would...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...FHello Alan,The clinical course of HIV varies considerably from person to person. Life expectancy with HIV/AIDS depends on many confounding variables, including viral strain, access to and adherence with potent antiretroviral Read more »

HIV Prevention, Donations, 'WHOO-HOOS', and Thanks...

Hello Over There, dr. Bobby,I read your comments on HIV Prevention, and see that your thoughts are... Read more »

Smokey The Bear (SMOKING and HIV, 2009)

Hey Doc.,I'm positive, a bit overweight (a bear, lol), and I smoke cigaretts. Do I really have to... Read more »
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Black AIDS Institute

Living Longer With HIV/AIDS Includes Developing Chronic Diseases

...medications and good health-care providers gave Brown, and thousands of other people living with HIV/AIDS, a new lease on life and life expectancy. More than a half-million individuals who have been diagnosed with HIV/AIDS since the epidemic... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Increasing Risk of HIV Among Older People, Doctors Failing to Diagnose Cases in Population, WHO Study Says

...thinning of the vaginal mucous membrane -- which gives natural lubrication -- that comes with aging. According to the study, the life expectancy for people who contract HIV at age 65 or older is four years, despite antiretroviral drugs that can... Read more »
The Well Project

Older Women: At Risk for HIV Infection

... Table of Contents Older Women: An Overlooked Group Calling Attention to Transmission and Prevention Getting Tested for HIV HIV began mostly Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV, TB Cut Lesotho Life Expectancy to a Mere 36 Years

...world's third-highest prevalence of HIV and its fourth-highest TB prevalence. Poverty and violence complicate treatment, and life expectancy is just 36 years. "I'm calling for serious attention to TB, and serious attention to TB/HIV... Read more »
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Hiv-diagnosis about two months ago

Posted by Noa, 7 Replies
...Hi, I am a 23-year old girl from Belgium, and trying to get in touch with other girls/women of more or less the same age as me, or who got infected at the same age. I'm infected since june last year, but got the diagnosis Read more »

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HIV + Men And Women 35 and older $50 paid study

Posted by HENNEHIVSTUDY
...motivations around participating in clinical research trials. Participants must be: Women or Men who have sex with men 35 or older; and HIV positive. The study will take place in Baltimore on Thursday March 25th 2010 Participation... Read more »

HIV + Men And Women 35 and older $50 paid study- Baltimore

Posted by HENNEHIVSTUDY
...motivations around participating in clinical research trials. Participants must be: Women or Men who have sex with men 35 or older; and HIV positive. The study will take place in Baltimore on Thursday March 25th 2010 Participation... Read more »