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How Rapidly Can One Die From Hiv If Treatment Starts Too Late

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schizophrenia and HIV/AIDS diagnosis late stage part 2

What kind of medical equipment would my son need if I were Nelson, To bring my son home and help nurse him back to health? Would we need to stay masked til his immune system and T count got better? and what kind of diet would be good to help him get...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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

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I wish I could help you but your questions seems to be lacking an introduction to explain the situation. Please elaboratenelson Read more »

schizophrenia and HIV/AIDS diagnosis late stage

we recently found my son who has been missing for 3 years. he has schizophrenia which ia 1 reason... Read more »

Hiv with Throat Cancer (LATE DIAGNOSIS OF HIV AND RESULTING OPPORTUNISTIC COMPLICATIONS, 2010)

Hi, My father was diagnosed with Throat Cancer in lymph nodes year ago and treatment had gone well... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

What Have You Done for HIV/AIDS Lately? The Role of Human Rights Mechanisms in Advancing the AIDS Response

...Rapporteur on Torture Morten Kjaerum (Austria) Director, EU Fundamental Rights Agency What Have You Done for HIV/AIDS Lately? The Role of Human Rights Mechanisims in Advancing the AIDS Response (.mp3) This information was reprinted... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New Mexico: HIV/AIDS Awareness Comes Late to Navajoland

... Students and staff at Navajo Technical College acknowledged National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day by hosting a health fair and gourd dance on March 26. Approximately 200 people attended the event in Crownpoint, Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Late Testing, Treatment Leads to Increased HIV/AIDS Prevalence Among Hispanics in Los Angeles County

...Gabriel Valley Tribune reports. According to the Tribune , 60% of HIV cases among Hispanics in the county are detected "very late," compared with 33% among whites. Hispanics accounted for 50% of new AIDS cases in 2007 but represented 47% of... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Four-in-One HIV Pill Enters Late-Stage Clinical Testing

... "Gilead Sciences Inc. said Monday it started late stage clinical testing of its four-in-one 'Quad' HIV tablet," the Associated Press reports. The pill includes the drugs elvitegravir, Read more »
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hiv so late?

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...I am feeling soooo worn out the last couple of days... tested -ve at 10 months. Could this be hiv? I hear its impossible since I have tested at 10 months via EIA (possible exposure from a sex worker in August 05.... Any opinions???? Read more »

Heterosexual Female L/T Survivor

Posted by dmc1929, 1 Reply
...goes. I am an HIV negative heterosexual female. Don't stop reading! My BFF, also a heterosexual female contracted HIV from her late boyfriend sometime in the mid 1980's. He died almost right away, 1/1/86, but my friend survived. She was a... Read more »

Fear of returning to college

Posted by looking4amiracle, 4 Replies
...pay for college, and most importantly how will I get my meds if I leave my insurance. I have been in such a deep depression lately thinking that my life has trapped me. I have luckily never gotten sick due to the HIV, but sometimes wish I had... Read more »

I have just found out my husband is HIV +

Posted by jayne, 10 Replies
...antibioctics...his lung was drained twice...(pleural effusion), he had lost so much weight almost overnight. They tested him for hiv on Wednesday...he is positive and they said he has aids. I have just had my test and I'm waiting for my... Read more »