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How Does Exercise Help Hiv

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Can nutrition and exercise help improve HIV-related neuropathy?

Some background about me: I was diagnosed with HIV/AIDS in April of this year, a late-stage diagnosis with CD4 <50. My count is still <50 but I have recently started Atripla. In the past 2 months I have also been treated for PCP and subsequently...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
...Peripheral Neuropathy (PN) can be caused by HIV or by medications like Zerit (D4T). You are not taking Zerit. PN can be confused with other issues, so it is good to see a neurologist Read more »

exercise & edorphins

My question is does exercise help endorphins suppress the hiv virus, I ride a bike and I was first... Read more »

lipidystrophy and HIV meds now

If newly infected person were to go on HAART now, how likely would they be to have lipidystrophy as... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Exercise and HIV

...levels. Injuries may take more time to heal. You can lose lean body mass if you exercise too much. Serious cases can lead to AIDS wasting (see Fact Sheet 519 ). You can injure yourself if you use the wrong "form" in exercises. Exercise can help... Read more »
The Body

Reuters Offers Course on HIV/AIDS Reporting for Developing World Journalists

...first-person accounts. To help writers learn to navigate these intricacies, the Thomas Reuters Foundation has developed a course on HIV/AIDS reporting. The class is open to reporters and feature writers from developing areas in Africa, Asia,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Vitamins, Exercise May Help Metabolic Disorders

...complications," he said. "Now, it's theoretical that it will have an impact on lipodystrophy." Small pilot studies have shown that exercise helps decrease triglycerides levels and may help with the reduction of central weight gain and improve... Read more »
The Well Project

Caring for Your Heart if You Have HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents Heart Disease Basics Symptoms of Heart Disease/Attack Risk Factors for Heart Disease HIV and Heart Disease Reducing the Risk for Heart Disease Taking Care of Yourself Heart Disease Basics Many... Read more »
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HIV/AIDS related kidney problems...

Posted by alexzander, 2 Replies
...i have a question and was wondering if ANYONE out there knew even a little bit....people who are HIV+ (i myself have AIDS) but is it common to see tons of reoccuring kidney infections?! i mean these have been going on for months and months....i'm Read more »

anyone out there in ohio

Posted by WTHOH, 6 Replies
My mom hooked me up with this site. I was recently diagnosed and feel very alone and frustrated. Read more »

Hi I'm new

Posted by Mondo, 6 Replies
...myself. I am a 55 year old Male living in Australia. I was diagnosed early 2008 which makes me a relatively new addition to the HIV family. I am currently not working and have not since my diagnosis. I would like to support others where I can and... Read more »

can you avoid lipodystrophy?

Posted by hopefulone, 4 Replies
s there a way you can avoid or lesson the impact of lipodystrophy if on atripla? good diet and regular exercise? or regardless of exercise and diet youre going to change? Read more »