How Does Aids Effect The Respiratory System
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University of Minnesota, School of MedicineAn evaluation of your lungs for pneumonia/PCP would be advisable. If no evidence for PCP then prophylaxis is recommended. If your CD4 count doesn't rebound quickly (which can happen after acute HIV infection) then you may be a fast progressor... Read more »
University of British ColumbiaIsoprinosine is a non-specific immune stimulant that may also have antiviral properties. It has been used for some forms of herpes or EBV infections, as well as for HIV, in the earlier days of the epidemic. The results of its evaluation were... Read more »
University of Minnesota, School of MedicineMilk thistle has been an ingredient in a number of herbal liver products. The actual benefit and safety of milk thistle in the setting of treated HIV is not documented. There is legitimate concern about drug interactions with drugs that utilize... Read more »
Psychotherapist and AuthorThere is an entire relatively new field in psychology and psychiatry called "Psychoneuroimmunology" which is currently researching the connections between stress, anxiety, depression and how these impact upon a person's health and... Read more »
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Posted by ScotCharles, 1 ReplyDid anyone know this was going on? How is our privacy guaranteed?
HIV Tracking System May Be Scrapped
California uses codes instead of names to protect patient privacy, but even some former supporters say coding is too cumbersome.
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Posted by kinzie1, 4 RepliesHi,
I do not have aids but a good friend of mine passed away a few years ago from it. I
live in Arizona. I was wondering if anybody has heard about mangosteen juice a new
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyWASHINGTON (Reuters) - The immune system may be able to come back more powerfully than anyone thought after a break in treatment with AIDS drugs, researchers said Wednesday.
They said in patients who had decided to interrupt their complex HIV drug... Read more »
Posted by AnonymousI think there are two immune systems. One that fights colds, flu's and stuff like that. The other fights OI's (opportunist Infections). So, that would explain why people with AIDS don't get colds and the flu.
The immune systems are described below... Read more »
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