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Long Term Effect Of Hiv

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Long-term effects of HIV

I've been living with HIV (and w/o OI's) for 25 yrs. I've been told there's recent longitudinal research findings on the long-term effects of being seropositive. Are you familiar with this or any research about same?Thanks.
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
Sorry, not sure what research you are referring to. Read more »

long term effects of hiv meds

have been on meds on and off for 12 years was diag. within 2 months of being infected, have been... Read more »

long term effect of HIV meds

...What are the long term effect of HIV treatment on the liver, body and how long can one Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Los Angeles Times Examines Research Surrounding Long-Term Effects of HIV on Brain Tissue

... The Los Angeles Times on Monday examined research into the long-term effects of HIV on brain tissue (Brink, Los Angeles Times , 11/7). A study published in October in the Proceedings of the National Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

Long-Term Effectiveness Clinical Trials in HIV/AIDS

... A community meeting, Long-Term Effectiveness Clinical Trials in HIV/AIDS, met in San Francisco on January 29, 2000, the day before the Retrovirus Conference began. Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

United Kingdom: Long-Term Effects of Drugs Worry HIV Patients

...survey of nearly 2,000 people with HIV/AIDS in Britain revealed that 69 percent did not feel sufficiently informed about the long-term effects of their medications. Participants first feared the long-term toxic effects of the drugs, then noted... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Managing Long-Term Side of Effects of HIV Therapy

... You've Come a Long Way, Baby Antiretroviral therapy (HAART, ART, or anti-HIV medicines) has indeed come a long way in the last 25 years. ART has allowed for individuals who are HIV-positive to live longer Read more »
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psychological effects with long-term survivor

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
I guess I am needing to know if there are any people out there who have really been in some sort of denial for years until first symptoms hit. I feel like a fool, but I've been positive since 84 and really have been in denial until getting so so... Read more »

HIV May Damage Brain Tissue

Posted by ScotCharles, 1 Reply
...Los Angeles Times Examines Research Surrounding Long-Term Effects of HIV on Brain Tissue November 8, 2005 The Los Angeles Times on Monday examined research into the long-term effects of Read more »

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Good news?

Posted by ScotCharles, 3 Replies
...neurologist said that the HIV meds are among the most dangerous prescription drugs commonly taken and have demonstrated and serious long term effects. I am not saying we shouldn't take the meds, we have to or we die; but, I warn people that they... Read more »