How Does Hiv Affect Someone With Diabetes

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Does being a Diabetic affect HIV test results?

First let me say that you are doing a great service. I developed symptoms (rash -- lasted more than a month, dry cough, loss of appetite, fever of only 99.1) 8 weeks after having unprotected vaginal sex. I have read Mr. Sowadsky's summary of Acute...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...I am not aware of any problems that diabetes presents for HIV antibody testing. You can trust your two antibody test results.RMK Read more »


I was diagnosed with AIDS in 1998. I began pill coctail therapy immediately but recently my doctor... Read more »

hiv and diabetes

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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV/AIDS and Diabetes: Minimizing Risk, Optimizing Care

...coronary heart disease risk. Diabetes Care 27(12):2898-2904. December 2004. Kjos, S. and others. Contraception and the risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus in Latina women with prior gestational diabetes mellitus. Journal of the American Medical... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Insulin Resistance and Diabetes

...mellitus (sugar diabetes), a condition characterized by persistent hyperglycemia (see " Progression of Insulin Resistance to Type 2 Diabetes " below). There are two primary forms of diabetes mellitus: type 1 and type 2. (Diabetes insipidus is an... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Protease Inhibitor Use and the Incidence of Diabetes Mellitus in a Large Cohort of HIV-Infected Women

...Newly diagnosed diabetes mellitus (DM), exacerbations of preexisting DM, hyperlipidemia, and fat redistribution syndromes have been described among protease Read more »
The Well Project

Diabetes and HIV/AIDS

...pancreas no longer makes any insulin You must take insulin every day to survive Usually begins in childhood or adolescence Type 2 Diabetes Your pancreas makes some insulin (but usually not enough), and the body doesn't respond to the... Read more »
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diabetes & hiv

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Does anybody know if having diabetes would effect hiv antibody production after infection??? I'm a juvenile diabetic who tested negative (ELISA) at 6 weeks and i'm Read more »

Can neuropathy be a sign of HIV.

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I recently tested negative for HIV at 15 weeks, but I am having neuropathy in feet and legs. If it's not being caused by HIV, then what could it be? Read more »

HIV infected or not?

Posted by Andreea, 2 Replies
...differently if the transmitor has AIDS, or if he is taking a treatment, or taking that the one suspected to have taken the virus has diabetes? please get me out of the dark! thank u in advance Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Anybody out there managing both hiv and diabetes? Would like to start correspondence. Read more »
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