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Caring for Your Liver if You Have HIV/AIDS

Table of Contents Liver Basics Symptoms of Liver Damage Tests for Liver Damage The Liver and HIV Liver Disease and Women Caring for Your Liver Taking Care of Yourself Liver Basics Your liver is one of the most important organs in your body. It is also the largest -- about the size of a football. It is protected from injury behind the lower right section of your ribs. The liver acts as your body's chemical processing...
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CRITICAL CARE IN AIDS

I AM AN UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT STUDYING DIETETICS WE HAVE A PROJECT TO MAKE ON CRITICAL CARE FOR HOSPITALIZED AIDS PATIENTS IN RELATION TO NUTRIENTS. I WOULD BE SINCERELY GRATEFUL TO YOU IF YOU COULD MAIL ME THE RELATED INFORMATION OR ALTERNATIVELY...
Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

Response from Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

New York University, School of Medicine
I think searching medline or aidsline would be the best avenue for your research. Have fun! Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.... Read more »

percentage rate of children in foster care with Aids

Whatis the precentage rate of children in foster care that is infected with Aids?...
Brooks Jackson, M.D.

Response from Brooks Jackson, M.D.

Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine
I suspect that the percentage of children who are HIV infected in foster care varies considerably by geographic location, ethnicity, and age. I suggest you call an adoption agency which is probably aware of the HIV positivity rates of foster care... Read more »

Searching for the BEST health care for Aids

Hello, I'm presenlty living in Las Vegas, while I believe we have the best resources for people living with HIV/Aids and great health care for people living with HIV, I feel our health care for Aids needs improvement. Just recently, I learned...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
Yes, sounds like there is a bit of a problem. Many times surgeons or interventional radiologists are reluctant to perform procedures on those patients with HIV infection. There is no reason that this needs to be the case. You should discuss this... Read more »

how do i care for someone with aids related dementia

i am a volunteer "buddy" and would like tips on how to care for/communicate with someone with aids-related dimentia...
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
It depends on the severity of the dementia. In general, you can be helpful be assisting with those areas in which your "buddy" is impaired. In other words, help him to do those things that he is unable to do for himself, or those things... Read more »
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Executive Director Cambridge Cares About AIDS

Posted by Anonymous
Cambridge Cares About AIDS
Cambridge , Massachusetts

Executive Director Needed

Ensure fiscal stability of 3 mil agency through advocacy and development. Board/Strategic Plan. Oversee senior management team responsible for 7 programs and 45 staff.

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i have one i care about with aids

Posted by Anonymous
I need help i dont care from who from what or from were but someone please help me

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you can get health care even if you have aids/hiv

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
there is finally a company that offers health care for anyone even if you aids or hiv. you can have a history of stock or heart attack and still get this coverage. they pay up to 80% of you doctir, dentist, or hospital bills. call 1-866-798-2156... Read more »

Care home for people affected with HIV/AIDS

Posted by kel
Hi All~
I don't know if this will interest anyone but her goes. I just recently moved to Phoenix AZ w/ my best freind (who is gay) and we found out that there are no care homes/assisted living facilities for the gay community here or for those... Read more »