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Is Foot Numbness A Symptom Of Hiv

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numbness & pain in foot

Ive been HIV Positive for over 10 years. Meds currently taking: Viramune and Kaletra for about a year and 3TC for about 4 years (AZT was drop because of muscle loss.) Low dose Naltrexone for 10 years. Virus load is undetectable and T4 always sit...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Neuropathy is less common with 3TC than with the "D drugs" (D4T, ddI, and ddC) but does occur. What you are describing would be unusual for 3TC related neuropathy in that it is localized to just one food one time in the day. More likely... Read more »

Foot numbness

I have a long history with HIV and in the last couple of years , I have been experiencing horrible... Read more »

numbness on my left foot

im a 40 y/o preop transexual m2f i do workout in regular basis; after a while(1 yr) of experiencing... Read more »
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The Well Project

Stress Management and HIV

Table of Contents Stress and HIV Signs of Stress Common Causes of Stress How to Decrease Stress Depression Other Tips for Reducing Stress Stress and HIV Everyone deals with a certain amount of stress every day. But if you are... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Texas: Campaign Personalizes Numbing HIV Statistics

In Harris County, Texas, black women account for 77 percent of all HIV-infected women. They represent a particularly vulnerable population, contracting the virus from undiagnosed partners, potentially passing it to children, and becoming sick from... Read more »
TheBodyPRO.com

Vicks Vaporub Works as Treatment for Foot Fungus in HIV-Infected Individuals, Study Finds

Vicks VapoRub may be a cheap, effective and safe topical treatment for foot fungus (also known as onychomycosis) among people living with HIV, according to results from a pilot study presented at ID Week 2012. Onychomycosis is common in both the... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV is the Only Cause of AIDS: The Potential for Journalism to Impact the Public Health

It seems that the so-called experts on AIDS have done a poor job of convincing the public that HIV is the sole and unequivocal cause of this dread disease. The case should be an easy one. After all, close to 40 million people worldwide are known to... Read more »
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Can anxiety cause numbness/tingling in foot/ankles

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I am having a little numbness or tingling in m ankle and my leg. Can stress and anxiety cause this? Im almost in tears. Read more »

Athlete's foot getting worse due to hiv?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I've had athletes foot ever since I've been young. My feet always crack and peel. If you were infected with hiv after 13 weeks would it cause your foot problem to get worse? I am noticing more peeling lately. Read more »

numbness

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hello everyone!
I'm a guy in college and now I'm waiting for the result of my HIV test. I really can't concentrate on my study because all the stress and anxiety about HIV but hope this test will be helping me a little bit if it is... Read more »

numbness and tingling

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
Jackie,Jade,Gregg,Gman,anyone know whats goin on with the tingling and numbing hands and fingers.As you all know ive had all the symptoms everyone else has, i thought i was the only one with this numbing problem but there seems to be more of this... Read more »