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Hiv Wisdom For Older Women

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tired and weight loss

I'm diagnosed HIV pos in march. Viral load 2000; CD4 436. Just had CMV and Mycoplasma pneumonia (reason why they did an HIV test).No treatment yet.I'm 51 years old, woman and have always been in good health, vegatarian.Feeling terribly tired and...
Sharon Lee, M.D.

Response from Sharon Lee, M.D.

University of Kansas Medical Center
...one thing you are probably depressed. You are not alone and I recommend that you correspond with Jane Fowler of the national "HIV Wisdom for Older Women" at jane@HIVwisdom.org. Also talk with your doc about your concerns and see about medicine or... Read more »

Wisdom teeth removal and hiv risk

I recently had my wisdom teeth removed through oral-dental surgery. 2 weeks after my operation, I... Read more »

stupid old man but, not scarred?

Dear Dr. Frascino. Do you think 4th time to be charm? I surely don't know the criteria for... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Pennsylvania: World AIDS Day Confab Offered in Bethlehem

...The keynote address will be delivered by Jane Fowler, who was diagnosed with HIV at age 55. She is the founder and director of HIV Wisdom for Older Women and has served as national coordinator for the National Association of HIV over 50. The... Read more »
Project Inform

Program Highlight

...about your program, contact Shalini Eddens at seddens@projectinform.org or 415-558-8669 x205. HIV Wisdom for Older Women Because women in their middle years are often overlooked in HIV prevention, a new national... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New Jersey: The Number of Older HIV/AIDS Patients Is Growing

...groups in English and Spanish. For information, telephone Robert Skeist at 973-926-6826 or e-mail rskeist@sbhcs.com . To contact HIV Wisdom for Older Women, telephone 913-722-3100 or visit www.hivwisdom.org . For information about rapid HIV... Read more »
Terri Wilder

Are We Thinking About HIV and Older Adults?

...people and reinforce the need for educational programs,while promoting respect and validation for the elderly as a group. Join HIV Wisdom for Older Women and/or the National Association onHIV Over Fifty. Always use a condom when engaging in sex... Read more »
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So concerned about my mom.

Posted by JJ77, 2 Replies
...advice/information/coping/etc. I feel that I need to talk with others and maybe GET and GIVE help/advice/an ear. My mother has HIV. I found out "finally" in 2008. The reason I say finally is because I heard of her having it in 1993/1994 and... Read more »

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HIV + Men And Women 35 and older $50 paid study

Posted by HENNEHIVSTUDY
...around participating in clinical research trials. Participants must be: Women or Men who have sex with men 35 or older; and HIV positive. The study will take place in Baltimore on Thursday March 25th 2010 Participation involves a focus... Read more »

HIV + Men And Women 35 and older $50 paid study- Baltimore

Posted by HENNEHIVSTUDY
...motivations around participating in clinical research trials. Participants must be: Women or Men who have sex with men 35 or older; and HIV positive. The study will take place in Baltimore on Thursday March 25th 2010 Participation... Read more »