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Is Brain Fog A Symptom Of Hepatitis

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brain fog

What is "brain fog"? Is it the same thing as dementia. My doc mentioned it in reference to my HIV positive partner and scared the hell out of me.William
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,No "brain fog" is not the same thing as dementia. True dementia is a much more serious clinical condition involving brain malfunction (also Read more »

Brain fog and HIV

I've been HIV+ for 17 years and have dealt with "brain fog" off and on for years. I feel fatigued,... Read more »

Psycological response to longterm HIV diagnosis?

I read a most interesting and self confirming article in the May/June Issue of PA (Positively... Read more »
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The Well Project

Understanding Hepatitis

...liver). Some of the things that can occur with liver damage are: Itching due to the buildup of toxic chemicals "Brain fog," or forgetfulness, confusion, and other mental changes, or encephalopathy (brain disease) Easy bruising or... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV and the Brain

...neurocognitive disorder can range from noticeable changes in concentration and short-term memory -- sometimes described as "brain fog" -- to increasing difficulty carrying out daily tasks. It is not clear whether mild neurocognitive disorder is... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis: Overview

... What Is Hepatitis? Viral Hepatitis Other Types of Hepatitis Medication Problems Alternative Approaches What Is Hepatitis? Hepatitis Read more »
The Well Project

HIV and the Brain

... Table of Contents Introduction HIV-Associated Brain Problems Diagnosing MCMD and HAD Treatment for MCMD and HAD Help for Memory Problems Taking Care of Yourself Read more »
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Infectious or Intoxication Diseases?

Posted by Anonymous
...manufacturer of the insecticide. This is certainly not desirable for them, so they prefer to surround the basically clear context in a fog of prions. Intoxication hypotheses are easily testable and in contrast to the virus or prion hypotheses... Read more »

HIV and the brain - update

Posted by ScotCharles, 6 Replies
...Gelbard's team discovered that it's Tat's effects on the ryanodine receptor that cause an "unfolded protein response" seen in the brains of HIV patients. Shape is everything for proteins, and they're nearly always useless or harmful when they are... Read more »

eeek! brain damage!

Posted by daisey6205, 7 Replies
...please tell me this is not hiv related. i know i have been stressed out, but everyone gets stressed out. i feel like i have brain damage. eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeek! love and prayers to all daisey Read more »

brain for sale.....

Posted by daisey6205, 1 Reply
...office. The doctor came in and said, "Well, I've got some good news and some bad news. The bad news is that you have an inoperable brain tumor. The good news is our hospital has just been certified to do brain transplants and there has been an... Read more »