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HIV and Psychosis

I have a good friend who has been HIV+ for 12 or more years and refuses to get treatment. he has always had mood swings and been suspicious of others but has lately become very delusional and paranoid. He does not seem to have dementia in the sense...
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...Psychosis is one manifestation of HIV-associated dementia. It tends to be more common in people who have a history of prior psychiatric disorder or drug abuse (especially Read more »

HIV, psychosis, and health insurance

I have an acquaintance who has been HIV+ for 6 years without receiving treatment because he doesn't... Read more »

bipolar with psychosis and HIV

Im bi-polar with psychosis and just told that Im poz. Ive had no insurance for over a year and... Read more »
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How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

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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 Read more »
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OCD, pityriasis rosea OH MY!

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...is pityriasis rosea a symptom of HIV after 3 year high-risk exposure? my doctor said it is what it is "pityriasis rosea" not HIV...but i can't seem to shake the thought Read more »

Took Test!

Posted by bura, 4 Replies
i took a few more tests today, namely elisa,PA,viral load test and maybe the imuno blot test (don't know what's that...the reason maybe...coz need to seek permission to do this if the elisa comes out negative). Paid some money for the viral load... Read more »

Aids and Schcizophrenia.

Posted by hub44, 2 Replies
...psychosis. hallucinations, paranoia, dillusions.. If someone is pre-disposed to schizophrenia and has never had any symptoms can HIV meds bring fw psycosis. If anyone has any information about this. it would help. Read more »

Workplace issues and HIV/AIDS

Posted by ScotCharles
...http://www.thebody.com/workplace.html Check out this link for workplace issues with HIV/AIDS. It is very thorough. Read more »