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Hiv Progresses To Aids In How Many Years

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U.S. Positive Women's Network

Where Is the Progress for Women in the Recently Released 2 Year Progress Report on the National HIV/AIDS Strategy?

July 13, 2012 marked the two-year release of President Obama's National HIV/AIDS Strategy, and the 19th International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2012") started less than ten days later. The first such conference to take place on U.S. soil in over 22... Read more »
AIDS.gov

30 Years of AIDS: Dázon Dixon Diallo From SisterLove on Women, Progress, and the Road Ahead

In the second of our six-week video series , SisterLove founder Dázon Dixon Diallo, MPH, discusses 30 years of HIV/AIDS in the U.S. In this video, Ms. Dixon Diallo talks about starting SisterLove, a reproductive justice organization for women,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

AIDS Anniversary: Remarkable Progress Seen in 30 Years -- but "Victory" Is Elusive

"The 30-year battle against [AIDS] is a remarkable chapter in the history of medicine, science and cultural education. ... "While the specter of what once seemed an unstoppable pandemic has faded, this is no time to pop the champagne corks. Young... Read more »
Ask the Experts

If HIV kills CD4 cells that present themselves, can high CD4 levels in first years of infection later result in faster progression to AIDS?

Dr. Holodniy, I am searching for the right words, but have an important question:It is often assumed that the more CD4 cells in a T cell subset, the better. But,in that the more CD4's that present themselves, the more for HIV to kill, could...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
Not alot of studies on this issue. It is usually assumed that those infected people with such high CD4 counts, usually have low or undetectable viral loads, indicating an immune system with better capability to contain viral replication. It has... Read more »

returning to work/can't get insuredI have been living with HIV for 10 years. Over the past four years I have seen my general health improve to the point where I want to return to work. Further, my good health and progressively better lab results have put

I have been living with HIV for 10 years. Over the past four years I have seen my health improve to the point where I want to return to work.I have an excellent job offer in Atlanta Georgia that offers a good salary, a way back into the workforce,...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
Does your income put you above the Georgia ceiling for ADAP? If so, I regret that I don't have new ideas for you, except the suggestion that you contact the best benefits manager I know to ask about options. He is Jacques Chambers, and you can... Read more »

Progression to Aids within a year?

Hi Benjamin, thanks for all of your responses to everyone, they are very helpful.I was diagnosed HIV positive on december 2012, my viral load and CD4 by february 2013 were 94500 and 6 per mililiter!! even though I have not been sick at all. I was...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hi and thank you for posting.Seems to me that you're on a good track and trajectory.First off, yes, it is entirely possible to progress to AIDS within a year of infection. This isn't the average, but then again, no single person is an... Read more »

Can HIV progress to Aids in 90 Days based on my Labs

I am 26 yr old white female yrs in good health as of yesterday but today I just got my labs back. I was recently co-infected about 60 days ago and all my initial tests/HIV etc have come back negative. I have been stressed out due to this. Also, due...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
I don't understand how you know you are HIV infected. Based on what evidence?... Read more »
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"Daily Vit. Can Thwart AIDS Progress" - NY Times

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply

Here the mainstream proves itself wrong yet again, but ignores the obvious implications of its own research in the following article, "Daily Vitamin Can Thwart AIDS Progress" - NY Times, July 1, 2004.

If a vitamin can prevent illness, then what's... Read more »

progression timeline?

Posted by suspicious, 1 Reply
my husband was diganosed and his cd4 count was 85, cannot remember the viral load. 3 years ago before we got married he said he was tested and it was negative, i did not actually see test results...& i know that was where i went wrong. he did... Read more »

disease progression timeline?

Posted by suspicious, 1 Reply
my husband was diganosed and his cd4 count was 85, cannot remember the viral load. 3 years ago before we got married he said he was tested and it was negative, i did not actually see test results...& i know that was where i went wrong. he did... Read more »