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Life Span Of Someone With Hiv Without Medication

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Life Insurance medical exam/Similar symptoms to HIV/AIDS

Hello I have 2 questions:1) What happens if an individual has been declined for life insurance due to having the HIV virus or the AIDS virus yet unaware? Does the Life Ins. Co. normally notify the individual (by mail, ph, etc?)and advise...
Lynn L. Franzoi

Response from Lynn L. Franzoi

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...him how to get more information with respect to why coverage was denied. I do not know what disease has symptoms closest to HIV but it is probably some immune deficiency disease. Read more »

Life span with HIV-2

If some body is HIV positive in year Nov, 2010 with HIV-2 virus type , What can be his probable... Read more »

Life span with infection of both types(HIV 1 and 2).

Consider a person who is infected with both HIV virus types (1 and 2 ) or only with HIV-2 .As most... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

IAS Conference Begins, Report Says Economic Crisis Forcing Africans Living With HIV/AIDS Off Life-Saving Medications

...Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention on Sunday in Cape Town, South Africa, Julio Montaner, president of the International AIDS Society, expressed disappointment that the "G8 ignored the HIV-AIDS issue at its annual summit this month ," which... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

America's Discarded AIDS Drugs Give Life -- and Hope -- in Africa

...A US-based program to recycle the unused prescription medications of American AIDS patients is delivering "a miracle" to a small group of Nigerians with AIDS. The drugs are from patients who Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

AIDS Myths and Misunderstandings

... Why Are There so Many AIDS Myths? Myths About "Catching" HIV Myths About a Cure AIDS Is a Death Sentence The Government Developed AIDS to Reduce Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

OAS Fights U.S. Deportation of Convicted Drug Dealer With AIDS, Argues That Life-Saving Drugs Unavailable in Native Jamaica

...In an affidavit to the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights , Gabriela Rodriguez-Caprio, Mortlock's doctor, wrote that medications, nutritional supplements and growth hormones that prevent the progression of the disease are unavailable in... Read more »
Connect With Others

HIV/AIDS drugs saved my life!

Posted by bradford
...HIV/AIDS drugs saved my life! From the time I was told I had six months to live by an AIDS specialist in 1985, I learned from other people Read more »

Medication and Nightmares

Posted by whyyyyyy, 1 Reply
...comfort myself as I feel my heartbeat from within. I sit on my bed and think, Why me? Why must I go through this? Why must I take medication for HIV that makes me go through this?. Some nights I fall right back asleep. Others, there is no sleep.... Read more »

Newly Diagnosed, Medication Overload!

Posted by whyyyyyy, 2 Replies
...reminder of this invader in my body; a burden that will never ever go away. Twenty-five years old and I am on medication for AIDS -- it's still really hard to come to terms with that truth. Yet, as time has progressed the side effects have... Read more »

Life Expectancy with HIV

Posted by SaltyWater, 9 Replies
...Hi I was recently diagnosed with HIV some 6/7 weeks ago. While I can accept this illness and try not to let it affect my life too much, and making sure I go to my Read more »