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How To Build Up Your T-cell For Hiv

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Building up T-Cell count

Dear Doctor, last December I was in the hopital for PCP. My T-Cells are now 420, and I am undetected. But now I am very weak, my chest and back aches. My doctor gave me Mepron to take. Am I feeling this way because of the PCP and low T-Cells?...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Thanks for your post.First off, it sounds like you've had a very nice immune and viral response to your HIV treatments. If you're having new symptoms, 8-9 months after having PCP, I'd doubt if this is recurrent PCP (given your CD4... Read more »

HIV and muscle building

Hi doctorive been hiv+ since march 2011 and my cd4 count was just above 200 last tests (june 2013)... Read more »

hiv and muscle building

Hi doctorive been hiv+ since march 2011 and my cd4 count was just above 200 last tests (june 2013)... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Patients Build Normal Immune Strength in Study

A new study offers hope that AIDS drugs can repair the damage HIV does to the human immune system. In an ideal group of patients, selected because of their optimal responses to a combination of at least three AIDS drugs, CD4 T-cells returned to... Read more »
TheBody.com

Building Support Systems for Women Living With HIV in the 1980s

When Patricia Nalls was diagnosed with AIDS in 1987, she thought she was the only woman living with HIV. She also never believed she'd live to see her children grow up, much less see them have children of their own. And yet, despite her doubts and... Read more »
TheBodyPRO.com

Building a Better Tenofovir: Oral Prodrug GS-7340 Outperforms "Old" Tenofovir, Research Finds

A new oral prodrug form of tenofovir (Viread), GS-7340 (also known as tenofovir alafenamide, TAF), showed greater antiviral potency and stability than the currently marketed form of the drug, according to study results presented at ICAAC 2012. It... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Appendix C: Building a Treatment Combination

In this section we will provide some background on how treatment combinations are built. We will also look at the characteristics of the different classes of antiretroviral drugs. Our goal is to provide you with enough information so that you can... Read more »
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Capacity Building Coordinator Los Angeles

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Capacity Building Coordinator

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$30,500-$40,000 DOE, plus benefits.

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The Capacity Building Coordinator will work with the Capacity Building team to increase the capacity of organizations to ensure access to and... Read more »

Building Symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hi, all,

I am really distraught now. This morning I discovered a pea-shaped lump in my right armpit, along with an oblong swelling. This comes after discovering the same in my groin area last week. This comes after 5 weeks of fatigue and really... Read more »

See,I told you HIV replicates a cell's DNA TO RNA

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
The below is plagerized from Gallant ( the guru!)
I know that the present antiretroviral medications do not actually kill the virus.
However, if the medications inhibit the virus from reproducing, doesn't the virus die
by... Read more »