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Hiv Peer Mentoring

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TMC-114

Hi Brian/Keith-I've been on TMC-114 (in addition to NOrvir, Reyataz, Truvada, Bactrim, Diflucan and Seroquel) for two weeks and have had diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, headaches since I've been taking it. My doctor wants me to keep taking it for the...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...of medications that can be used to decrease the GI and headache side effects you are experiencing. I would discuss with your HIV doc what can be given to alleviate your suffering. I would try to last at least 4 weeks to see if the symptoms... Read more »

Confused about the swiss study

I discussed with my doctor about the swiss study which claims that in a monogamous serodiscordant... Read more »

Confused about the swiss study

I discussed with my doctor about the swiss study which claims that in a monogamous serodiscordant... Read more »
Articles
Black AIDS Institute

Black Women Living With AIDS Thrive Thanks to Peer Support

... Roberta Willis (name changed), 26, has come a long way since first discovering she was HIV-positive, thanks to a little help from her friends: peers and mentors who are also living with HIV. Raped and impregnated by Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

"Know Now. Live Longer." Promotes HIV/AIDS Treatment Awareness

...for her HIV medications and participated in classes to learn about HIV/AIDS and proper nutrition habits. She now serves as a peer mentor to community members who have been recently diagnosed with HIV/AIDS. "My colleagues and I, along with the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

South Africa: Three-Fourths of HIV-Positive Youth Are Women

... For the past two years, the University of KwaZulu-Natal's AIDS program has prepared 348 South African youths to help fight HIV's spread among their peers. The peer educators distribute condoms, as well as prevention leaflets written in English... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Florida: AIDS Drug Program Won't Turn People Away -- for Now

...people will eventually be denied treatment, the council said. To come up with the funds for treatment, the council cancelled a peer mentoring program. It also hopes to receive $30,000 to $126,000 in federal dollars. The health department may be... Read more »
Connect With Others

Posted by Anonymous
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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 »

peer led support groups

Posted by Anonymous
...I am working on a project where we are putting together a manual for peer run support groups for individuals with HIV/AIDS who are also mental health consumers. I want to locate organizations that are Read more »