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How To Fix Wasting

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Stop the risk, and fix facial wasting for good!

A little over a year ago I wrote here my answer to facial wasting. Micro droplet injections of silicone has not only made my face look normal (I had a very bad case of facial wasting), but as I continue, I know look much younger and better than...
Alvan Fisher, M.D.

Response from Alvan Fisher, M.D.

Brown University School of Medicine
Glad to hear that you have had such success with this treatment. Hope that permanent is really permanent because over a long period (say years) silicone tends to cause fibrosis (scar tissue) and the appearance/texture may change. Generally facial... Read more »

frustrating that doctors have no idea why people have facial wasting and how to fix this!!!

Nelson,Its so frustrating that facial wasting is the centerfold of the new aids look. We just cant... Read more »

albumin for wasting?

This article discusses infusion of albumin to combat wasting. Is this at all effective? I will... Read more »
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Action Alert: Demand Congress Use Wasteful Abstinence-Only Dollars for Cost-Saving Medicare Fix!

Congress needs to eliminate donut holes (except the yummy kind) flickr.com/photos/veganwarrior/337275890 If Congress corrects a Medicare Part D loophole it will cost approximately $20 million a year -- but will save $50 million a year (not to... Read more »
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The New Quad on the Block: Gilead's Four-Drug, Fixed-Dose Combination With a Novel Booster Sails Through Phase 2 Trials

Myles Helfand, Editorial Director For those of you who last used the word "quad" to describe that dorm you went to in college where you got totally wasted, it's time to update your vocabulary. Calvin Cohen, M.D., unveiled new 24-week data on... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Risk Factors for Early Mortality in Children on Adult Fixed-Dose Combination Antiretroviral Treatment in a Central Hospital in Malawi

In the current study, a retrospective cohort analysis was performed to determine the cumulative proportion of deaths occurring within three and six months of children under age 15 starting split-tablet adult fixed-dose combination antiretroviral... Read more »
ACRIA and GMHC

Medicare Part D: Fixing Part of the Problem

Following his landslide election in 1964, President Lyndon Johnson promised a "Great Society" that would include, as its crowning jewel, health security for older Americans. President Johnson worked hard and fast on the Medicare legislation, and in... Read more »
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facial wasting

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Any suggestions on facial wasting treatment options in San Francisco? anyone who has had a succesful cheek implant and that could recommend the doctor?
Thanks

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please help facial wasting,but antibody neg

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
please can someone advise me.i appear to be losing fat from my cheeks!.my cheek bones are sticking out.
my exposure was last year 07/01.last tested 19/7/02.neg.
by antibody.ive also had dna pcrs.neg.
ive heard that some people dont make antibodys!,
POEOP... Read more »

Wasting severly--HELP

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
My loved one is wasting away, how much weight can a person lose and still get healthier? I am very scared and worried about him. Read more »

HIV/AIDS Lipoatrophy (Facial Wasting)

Posted by bradford, 2 Replies
HIV/AIDS Lipoatrophy (Facial Wasting)

Individuals living with HIV and AIDS may not only have to deal with the threat of illness but the toll of illness. All that is required to stay healthy and alive can leave an everlasting mark! I'm referring to... Read more »