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Living With Both Hiv And Diabetes

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Ask the Experts

AIDS AND DIABETIC 2

I was diagnosed with AIDS in 1998. I began pill coctail therapy immediately but recently my doctor changed my medication to Aptrila -- a one pill a day therapy -- so far it's a godsend. However, recent lab tests show abnormal liver results yet...
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
...are. It is possible that Atripla could cause an elevation in liver tests. I am don't think that Actos can affect ED. However, diabetes can. I think you need to consult with a urologist. Read more »

Diabetes and Hiv/aids.

Hi, I have diabetes! And I was wondering since I get bloodwork done every like 3months will my... Read more »

Aids & type 2 diabetes

i have developed diabetes to go with my hiv, and diet is a real struggle (especially with the added... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Protease Inhibitor Use and the Incidence of Diabetes Mellitus in a Large Cohort of HIV-Infected Women

...Newly diagnosed diabetes mellitus (DM), exacerbations of preexisting DM, hyperlipidemia, and fat redistribution syndromes have been described among protease Read more »
Project Inform

Two Medical Groups Release New System for Treating Diabetes

...released a new system in the second half of 2009 to assist doctors to more accurately diagnose and treat diabetes. The system, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: An Algorithm for Glycemic Control , is based on the most recent clinical data from a few... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV/AIDS and Diabetes: Minimizing Risk, Optimizing Care

...coronary heart disease risk. Diabetes Care 27(12):2898-2904. December 2004. Kjos, S. and others. Contraception and the risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus in Latina women with prior gestational diabetes mellitus. Journal of the American Medical... Read more »
The Well Project

Diabetes and HIV/AIDS

...pancreas no longer makes any insulin You must take insulin every day to survive Usually begins in childhood or adolescence Type 2 Diabetes Your pancreas makes some insulin (but usually not enough), and the body doesn't respond to the... Read more »
Connect With Others

Important: Share YOUR take on Living With HIV.

Posted by BrokenWingedBird, 2 Replies
...of people out there today spreading the idea that living with HIV is now just "a piece of cake", "no worse than living with diabetes", and so forth. As a result, the urgency to fund research into the development of a vaccine and the discovery of... Read more »

Important: share your take on Living With HIV

Posted by BrokenWingedBird, 1 Reply
...of people out there today spreading the idea that living with HIV is now just "a piece of cake", "no worse than living with diabetes", and so forth. As a result, the urgency to fund research into the development of a vaccine and the discovery of... Read more »

hiv+diabetes

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Anybody out there managing both hiv and diabetes? Would like to start correspondence. Read more »

hiv and diabetes

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I'm on HIV and type II diabetes meds, and for the past month intermittently get small welts on my legs that last about 2 hours then go away. They're round Read more »