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Long Lived Hiv Life

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Long term survivors, prospects for living a good life

I've been HIV+ since 1988. Currently, I'm the model of health, have been undetectable for many years and am very compliant with my meds. I take testosterone. I lift weights and have good muscle. I read a couple of disheartening articles...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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

Program for Wellness Restoration
People with HIV who respond well to antiretroviral therapy (ART) and achieve undetectable viral load and a CD4 T-cell count above 500 cells/mm3 can have a mortality rate similar to that of HIV negative people, but this is not the case for those with... Read more »

Living A Long Life???

I have been positive for over 2 years, am U/D with my viral load, and my CD-4s are around 450. Into... Read more »

how long hiv person live

Hello sir my brother is effected by HIV, not with sexual contact. How long he lives with us. I... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Life Expectancies of People Living With HIV in Virginia, Advancements in HIV Therapy Examined

As part of a sizeable package of stories, the Richmond Times-Dispatch examined how highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) has improved the life expectancies of people living with HIV/AIDS. According to the Times-Dispatch , "The shift to... Read more »
AIDS Project Los Angeles

Living with HIV

Oh, I thought the "+" in your profile meant you had a positive outlook on life , the Instant Message read. I don't sleep with positive guys , he continued, and the statement hit me like a ton of bricks. I had to laugh. Only in a chat room on... Read more »
TheBodyPRO.com

No Excess Death Among HIV-Infected People -- as Long as CD4+ Cell Counts Are Kept Close to Normal

David Wohl, M.D. Life expectancy for people living with HIV has been steadily rising -- approaching, but not quite achieving, that of the uninfected population in most studies. But such data have been limited in that they have tended to look... Read more »
AIDS Survival Project

Living in Spite of It All

Editor's Note: "Tales of Survival" is a new feature open to anyone with a personal success story to tell about living with HIV. I'm proud to inaugurate this column with the inspiring story of my dear friend Bil's amazing recovery. Send your tale of... Read more »
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