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Mental Health and HIV/AIDS

1.What is the relationship between HIV/ADIS and madness. 2. What is the best thing to do for PLWHA to prevent them from developing Mental Health Situation.3. Where can one get information in hard copies on the issue of HIV/AIDS and mental health.
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...1. Madness is a lay term that has no specific meaning in the mental health field. So there is no relationship between HIV and madness.2. People with HIV are subject to the same risks for mental Read more »

HIV/AIDS Wellness and Practical Strategies for Managing Mental Health and Depression in the Workplace

I have put together this conference here in South Africa. I want to know what sort of topics will... Read more »

Mental State of HIV+ child

Hi Dr Horwath2 Question if you dont mind.I have an HIV+ 3,5 year old foster childr who is on ARV's... Read more »
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PositiveWords

Mind-Body Medicine and HIV/AIDS

... Mind-body medicine is a new way of understanding health and disease which recognizes that emotional and psychological issues influence Read more »
University of California-Los Angeles

Practice of Mindfulness Meditation Slows the Progression of HIV, Study Shows

...another enemy as well -- stress, which can accelerate CD4 T cell declines. Now, researchers at UCLA report that the practice of mindfulness meditation stopped the decline of CD4 T cells in HIV-positive patients suffering from stress, slowing the... Read more »
The Center for AIDS

Mental Health Issues With HIV/AIDS

...HIV/AIDS, their physical health is not the only issue at hand. Along with the physical illness associated with the virus are mental health conditions. Common psychological disorders associated with HIV/AIDS are depression, anxiety, and sometimes... Read more »
The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

... When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of advanced HIV, also known as AIDS. It's what you Read more »
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HIV + or all in my mind?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...The question is can I really cause these symptoms to occur? They are most definitely real and physical but are they from my mind or have I really got something to worry about? I know that you are advise not to self diagnose but it's almost... Read more »

Changing my mind about hiv..

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...helpfull. The folks there are very knowledgeable and supportive and they don't judge you like many on this board. Open your minds I did and know I'm getting of the meds slowley and life looks great. Read more »

Do I have a mental disorder from HIV? PLEASE REPLY

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...panties, with a light yellow stain. I know it was sick and wrong. No matter how much evidence I hear against being able to contract HIV from this, I still worry. It is ABSOLUTELY PHYSICALLY IMPOSSIBLE to get HIV from this correct? I have also had... Read more »

Very confused about symptoms and my mind...

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...just to clarify). I know the risk for unprotected oral sex is ridiculously low and I shouldn't be worried, but people let their minds get the best of them. I've learned a lot about HIV in the past and I know some of the symptoms, so after I... Read more »