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Hiv Long Term Survivors

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Long-Term Survivor HIV Denial

Drs,I am a Venezuelan 25-year-old- haemophiliac that got infected in the US when I was 5 years old. Due to my "good" health during these 20 years (I even get colds and the flu less frequent than most people I know) I feel I developed strict blocking...
Michael Shernoff, M.S.W.

Response from Michael Shernoff, M.S.W.

Psychotherapist and Author
I don't know that there is any way that you can make it easier now that you have in fact betrayed her trust and endangered her life. You can try to find all of the rationalizations for your lack of honesty with a person taht you say you love, but... Read more »

Definition of long-term survivor full blown AIDS.

Although one of the articles at this site has answered this, regarding CDC defined cases of AIDS,... Read more »

Donation of body to science

I am a low income, HIV+ long term survivor. Recently I searched the internet and found ther are... Read more »
Articles
Terri Wilder

Eight Characteristics of Long-Term Survivors of HIV/AIDS

...Dr. Lydia Temoshok on how the mind and emotions impact the immune system. The purpose of their study was to understand how "long-term survivors" of HIV are different from people who follow the expected course of HIV disease. Through their... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Long-Term Survivors of HIV and Wellness

...than the initial building. Each of us, when faced with an obstacle, has the choice to become resigned, or to learn and grow. Long-term survivors of HIV such as Joey, Ken, and Mark allowed themselves to be transformed from their experiences and... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Researchers Retract Key Finding in Study of HIV-Positive Long-Term Survivors Published 16 Months Ago

...in New York and colleagues in the Jan. 23 issue of the journal Science retracted the key finding of a study of HIV-positive long-term survivors that identified a family of proteins that block HIV replications, the San Francisco Chronicle ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Antibodies Present in Long-Term HIV Survivors Could Contribute to Vaccine Development, Study Says

...attempts a new approach to HIV vaccine development by "copying what exists in nature and that we know can work because of the long-term survivors." He added, "Instead of inventing something that doesn't exist, it's trying to copy something that... Read more »
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HIV/AIDS LONG-TERM SURVIVORS sought for in-depth i

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...experiences of this "gay lost generation." With past focus on gay men dying of AIDS, the present blackout of information about long-term survivors, and the current interest to forget history and move to the next "hot news" groups of infected, we... Read more »

Long-term HIV and Aids survivors' health worrying

Posted by ScotCharles
...there are no data that compare the incidence, age of onset and cause of ageing-related diseases in the general population with long-term survivors of HIV. However, experts say they do not see HIV-negative people in their mid-50s with hip... Read more »

LONG TERM SURVIVOR

Posted by fancy, 1 Reply
HELLO LADIES, JUST WANT YOU TO KNOW THERE IS HOPE. I AM NEW TO THE SITE. DO YOU KNOW OF ANY SUPPORT GROUPS IN BROOKLYN? Read more »

Looking for Long term Survivors

Posted by RevAnn, 2 Replies
Until three weeks ago, I did not know anyone who had made it past the 10 year mark. I felt kinda alone as I have known for 19 years and have been infected 26 years this year. Alot of people did not understand what is was like to find out in the... Read more »