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How To Treat Thrush In Children

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Systemic Candidiasis

... Table of Contents Cause Diagnosis Treatment Antifungal Drugs and Pregnancy Side Effects The Problem of Antifungal Resistance Drug Interactions Preventing Fungal Infections Naturally Chart for Treating Candidiasis Candidiasis is a fungal infection and
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Life in Crisis (COMING OUT OF THE CLOSET, 2010)

Hey Doc.I have come here many times and read some of the posts that were posted by people who fear this disease. I'm like the other people who fear for HIV and I'm scared to death. Here's why: I found a thrush on the side of my left cheek in my...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...herbal/homeopathic remedies don't really do anything at all for any real disease process! (See below.)Antibiotics, like azithromycin, treat bacterial infections and have no effect on viral infections/symptoms.3. Each episode of sexual activity... Read more »

My ARV treatment & my labs

First diagnosed HIV+ 12/31/08 contracting Nov 08 (yes got sick immediatly & had JUST been infected within weeks) CD4 1008, VL 64990 22.4% as of 1/2/09. 4/2/09 CD4 dropped to 626, VL 217560 27.2% overall. 6/18/09 CD4 down to 475, VL 206730. Started...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...expectations your physicians inappropriately promised. There are no guarantees when it comes to HIV. Not everyone responds the same to treatment. This makes sense when you consider all the variables involved. For instance, there are many... Read more »

THRUSH IN 9 MONTH OLD

MY NINE MONTH OLD JUST GOT THRUSH AND A YEAST INFECTION. THIS FOLLOWED A STOMACH VIRUS, WHERE SHE HAD DIAHERRA FOR SIX DAYS, AND THROWING UP FOR THREE, ALONG WITH A 102 FEVER FOR ONE DAY, AND A FEW LOW THINGS ON CBC, WHICH SHE WAS DEHYRATED AND GOT...
Katherine Luzuriaga, M.D.

Response from Katherine Luzuriaga, M.D.

University of Massachusetts, Medical School
...Infants can get thrush, particularly if they are treated with antibiotics. Recurrent, severe, or hard-to-treat thrush could indicate an underlying immune deficiency. However, it sounds Read more »

i don't know where else to turn

dr. bob, i know you hvae so many questions to answer, but i am desperate, as i am sure most of the people on here are. i know you can't diagnose me on here, but please, can you give me a little bit of advice???? you are honestly my only hope...i...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...positives. If HIV-1 and HIV-2 have definitively been ruled out and your ENT has no explanation for your hyperplastic mucosa and thrush, I'd recommend a 2nd ENT consultation, hopefully at a university-based medical center.It's important to note... Read more »
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Candidiasis (Thrush)

... What Is Thrush? Can It Be Prevented? How Is It Treated? Natural Therapies The Bottom Line What Is Thrush? Candidiasis is a common opportunistic infection in people with Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents A Look at the Numbers Is HIV Different for Men and Women? Treatment in HIV+ Women: Efficacy, Side Effects, and Drug Interactions Gynecological Issues in HIV+ Women Pregnancy and HIV Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Mississippi Man Fights HIV in Swaziland

... In Swaziland, Dr. Richard Pittman treats children with HIV and their families at clinics operated by the Baylor International Pediatric AIDS Initiative. During initial Read more »
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How to Prevent PCP

...Myself Getting PCP? Your CD4 Cell Counts Special Concerns for Pregnant Women and Children When Should I Start Preventive Treatment? Can I Ever Stop Preventive Therapy? What Medicines Are Used to Prevent PCP? How Do I Get the Medicines... Read more »
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Just a little story

Posted by Lolazniece, 3 Replies
...mabey early 20's...already had 3 children...an abusive husband who was a drug dealer/user/pimp..this is not a joke. he used to treat my aunt horrible...cheat on her w/ prostitues/drug users...he is a bad person...ne ways to make a long story... Read more »

some one please help

Posted by chrisbadmushroom, 5 Replies
...where neg. after about a month to month and a half i felt somewhat better nut still had oral thrush that would not respond to treatment (even I.V. treatment) when i received my labs i had a high white cell count that was about it. i have had... Read more »

THRUSH

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...was given the routine HIV test which was negative. My question is that I have been reading through the sites about vaginal thrush and it says it can take between 5-10 years in HIV infection to come up. I had an HIV test 3 weeks ago and this... Read more »

My husband was just diagnosed

Posted by sadwife, 14 Replies
My husband was diagnosed with AIDS about a month ago. We did not know what was wrong with him and after many doctors visits, a lung biopsy, and a trip to the ICU, he was diagnosed with PCP, and ultimately, AIDS. His CD-4 count was 9. Although he... Read more »