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How Long Does It Take To Die From Hiv Untreated

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Ask the Experts

HIV treatment not available in Africa, how long until I die?

Hi Sir,I am 43 years old male recently diagnosed HIV postive (may-June 2007) with CD4 (435) I am from Africa and cannot afford medication, like to know how will I die and how soon without treatment, will I suffer pain? will people know I am an AIDs...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
Hello and very sorry to hear of your plight. The good news is that changes are underway and treatment programs for HIV infection are expanding throughout Africa. So it will be important for you to explore where programs are being developed in your... Read more »

Untreated HIV and testosterone levels in woman

Hello Nelson,I am a medical student based out of Prague and we are debating with a fellow member of... Read more »

Children Untreated

How long does a child born with HIV begin to show symptoms if they are left untreated because the... Read more »
Articles
International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care

Why People With HIV Still Die -- And Why They Don't Have To ...

Introduction What Kills People With HIV Today? Hepatitis Outranks Other Death Threats Can Liver Deaths Be Prevented? Bad Adherence Can Kill Fateful Impact of a Late Diagnosis AIDS Cancers and Non-AIDS Cancers How Big Is the Threat From Heart... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

"My Own Brother Died of AIDS" Says Malawi's Muluzi at Policy Launch

While launching Malawi's first-ever and long-awaited policy on fighting AIDS, President Bakili Muluzi acknowledged that his own brother died of AIDS three years ago. Muluzi said his family agreed to make his brother's cause of death known in order... Read more »
Lambda Legal

Regulating the Right to Die:

Questions concerning the right to end one's life have long generated stormsof controversy. These questions, involving intensely personal views onissues no less profound than the meaning of life and liberty, are unlikely todisappear any time soon. ... Read more »
TheBody.com

Untreated HIV Associated With Less-"Elastic" Arteries, Raising Heart Disease Risk, Study Finds

The heart and coronary artery --> We know all too well that HIV causes bad things to happen in your body. But lately, we've seen increasing evidence that it particularly affects your heart. A new study published in the September 2009 issue of... Read more »
Connect With Others

has it been proven with tests HIV dies quickly...

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
outside the body? How long would it live on someones clothes? Read more »

Living with HIV not dying from it.

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I am living with HIV not dying from it. At first people generally think that it is a death sentence when you are Diagnosed with HIV. WEll I thought that was at first too. But just because my immune system isn't working at its maximun doesn't mean... Read more »

I think I got Hiv, plz help, I feel like I'm gonna die

Posted by scaredinontario, 2 Replies
Recently I started dating. I been a single mom for a few yrs and thot I would try online dating. I would always ask their status, I been told he was negative for everything.
Since last month I started getting sick. I thot it was my thyroid or my... Read more »

Die Soon?

Posted by Anonymous, 8 Replies
If test positive HIV will die soon? Read more »