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Lipids Diet In Hiv Persons

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The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part II: Treatments for Fat Loss

... Table of Contents Fat in the Body Switching HIV Drugs Fat Loss in the Face Temporary Facial Fillers Permanent Facial Fillers Taking Care of Yourself Fat in the Body Fat is needed for the body to function. It plays an important role inkeeping the skin and
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What is a healthy diet for a person with HIV

I just found out the I am HIV Pozitive. I am not good with nutrition . I am trying to plan a shopping and meal list what is an example of a healthy menu/diet.
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
...If you follow a Mediterranean data, you will not be healthier with lower lipids, blood sugar, and visceral fat.You can read about it herehttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mediterranean_dietand follow some of these Read more »

HIV Lab Work

Ok, so ive had hiv for approx 3 years now , and i just got my latest blood work yesterday with 8 areas out of normal range and i would like to know if you think if my time to start taking meds is becoming close Cd4 is at 504 ( was at 700 3 months...
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
...From purely an HIV standpoint, you are in pretty good shape. You don't indicate what the prior CD4% was, but assuming it was around 28%, your change Read more »

So what the hell is a "healthy diet" anyway...

I tried to get an specific answer from my doctor and the best he could do is say "Oh, you know, eat healthy stuff." WTF??????Help....Geno
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...your body weight. Micronutrients include vitamins and minerals. They keep your cells working properly, but will not prevent weight loss. Good nutrition can be a problem for many people with HIV. When your body fights any infection, it uses more... Read more »

Revisiting fitness @ 40 with hiv

I'm presently overweight at 5'10" and 225. I worked out regularly but not recently. Is there hope that I can workout and reduce the hypertension and high cholesterol meds I am taking in addition to my hiv meds. I also have sleep apnea. Do I...
Graeme Moyle, M.D.

Response from Graeme Moyle, M.D.

Chelsea and Westminster Hospital
...Regular exercise and weight loss to achieve a body mass index (BMI) of 20-25 generally leads to improvements in blood pressure and lipids, with both falls in Read more »
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The Well Project

Hyperlipidemia and HIV/AIDS: High Cholesterol and Triglycerides

...ormore If your health care provider has prescribed lipid-lowering drugs, make sureto take them consistently Try to lose weight if you are overweight If you smoke, try to quit or at least cut down Taking Care of Yourself If... Read more »
The Well Project

Lipodystrophy, Body Changes and HIV/AIDS

...Lipodystrophy means abnormal fat changes. It is used to describe a number ofunwanted changes in body fat that are experienced by many HIV+ people.Lipodystrophy can also include changes in fat and sugar levels in the blood ofHIV+ people. Although... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part III: Treatments for Metabolic Changes

...triglycerides. Lipodystrophy means abnormal fat changes. It is used to describe a number ofunwanted and potentially unhealthy changes in HIV+ people including: Body shape changes Lipohypertrophy: Fat gain in... Read more »
The Well Project

Caring for Your Heart if You Have HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents Heart Disease Basics Symptoms of Heart Disease/Attack Risk Factors for Heart Disease HIV and Heart Disease Reducing the Risk for Heart Disease Taking Care of Yourself Heart Disease Basics Many... Read more »
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NIGHT SWEATING - NATURAL TRETAMENT - FREE TRIAL

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...sweats is lymphoma. However, people who have an undiagnosed cancer frequently have other symptoms as well, such as unexplained weight loss and fevers. 5. Medications - Taking certain medications can lead to night sweats. In cases without other... Read more »