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AIDS InfoNet

Fatigue

... What Is Fatigue? Is Fatigue Important? How Do I Know if I Have Fatigue? What Causes Fatigue, and How Is It Treated? The Bottom Line What Is Fatigue? Fatigue is tiredness that does not go away when you rest. It can be physical or psychological. With physical fatigue , your muscles cannot do things as easily as they used to. You might notice this when you climb stairs or carry bags of groceries.
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*sigh* Fatigue - Now What?

Hey, Dr. Bob- I've enjoyed reading your forum since shortly after my diagnosis in 2002. (I "celebrated" my 7-year anniversary yesterday & I'm still high-kickin'!!) Well, OK, not so much (high-kickin', that is). Like most of the other folks who...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...tuning into this forum for the past seven years, you certainly will recognize my familiar refrains, including:-"HIV-related fatigue is common."-"HIV-related fatigue is often multifactorial in nature."-"HIV-related fatigue can be challenging to... Read more »

resubmitted form the Fatigue and Anemia Forum: Discordant couple - Risk of HCV transmission (Hepatitis C Virus Infections Among HIV-Infected Men Who Have Sex With Men: An Expanding Epidemic, 2010 )

I have been HIV+ about 5 years now and take Atripla as treatment. My CD4 is 650, viral load below detection. Very recently I have also been found HCV positive. My boyfriend is HIV and HCV negative. We are very much into fisting. He is top only and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...supported sexual transmission. Targeted prevention, like raising awareness and routine testing, is needed to stop the further spread among HIV-infected MSM, and to prevent possible spillover to HIV-negative MSM." Read more »

Root of fatigue??

I am 40 yo/white male, positive 23 years, CD4 437 21%, VL undetectable, I take Norvir, Reyataz, Truvada, Reglan 10 mg, Remeron 60 mg, Klonopin 2.5 mg (more than 5 yrs) spread through the day, Wellbutrin XL 150 mg, Acyclovir, and Asacol.My question...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Fatigue associated with HIV disease is one of the most common complaints we virally enhanced folks have. The cause often turns out to Read more »

Successful Fatigue RELIEF

Dearest Dr. Frascino, Please know that I am grateful--truly grateful--that you took time out of your precious schedule to answer my question about running (I'm the "running-one-hour-per-day-EVERY-DAY" guy). I feel so obliged to you for answering...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Running Man,No, you do not have to take a day off if you do not want to. Run. Run. Run. OK? Aerobic exercise releases endorphins that are our body's natural "feel good" uppers. And as you also noted, exercise has another benefit: looking... Read more »
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Tuberculosis

...much more common in developing countries, in some parts of Asia and Africa. TB is caused by bacteria. Usually the bacteria are spread from person to person when an infected person coughs, and the other person breathes in those bacteria. Although... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Exercise and HIV

...fitness level is good, you can compete in competitive sports. Taking part in competitive or team sports does not pose a risk of spreading HIV to other athletes or coaches. If you get hurt and you're bleeding, the risk of HIV being spread to other... Read more »
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Mycobacterium Avium Complex (MAC)

...MAI ( Mycobacterium Avium Intracellulare). MAC infection can be localized (limited to one part of your body) or disseminated (spread through your whole body, sometimes called DMAC). MAC infection often occurs in the lungs, intestines, bone... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis: Overview

...You can infect other people, and your disease can become active again. Hepatitis A and E are both acute diseases. They are spread by contact with fecal matter, either directly or from water that has sewage in it, or through food that was... Read more »
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!!!ARS!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Do all the symptoms of ARS come at once or are they spread out. Can I be nauseous and fatigued 1 week then 2 weeks later get a rash and flu like symptoms? Read more »

epstein bar virus or mono.

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I feel that all of YOU that have fatigue should check with your local health department and remember this virus, it might be spreading to others and need attention Read more »

Sore throat for almost 3 weeks!??!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...that prescription, and my sore throat is back!!!!! Is this a bad "sign"?? Or do the ARS symptoms come all together, and not spread out?? I've had no fever, no rashes, no thrush, no vomiting or diahrea, no fatigue....nothing...except this sore... Read more »

Extreme fatigue and severe night sweats

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
... Hi everyone, the protease inhibitors are not working for me, I have extreme fatigue and night sweats, I would do anything to have some energy back into my life, any ideas about any over the counter herbs or other Read more »