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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 live with... Read more »
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For Me, HIV/AIDS Is Not a Chronic, Manageable Disease

...do not listen to their patients who complain of cognitive decline. It is my fondest wish that all people become aware of the long term effects of HIV infection and either avoid infection or receive care from well informed clinicians; and, that... 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 »
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 »
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Think I might have hiv or other illness

Posted by VAmberwaves7, 2 Replies
...and he is the only one I have been with without a condom he said he has been with girls without really been tested for stds or hiv. I have always been tested for hiv and stds of last year and I was clean But Recently I have been having constant... Read more »

Here is a post I decided not to post

Posted by cunta_stalwart, 5 Replies
...home alone tonite, oh yes good fun jokes laughs and just as it was before except inside me was something else, dealing with HIV as a single person has got to be one of the most lonely things on this planet, Read more »

psychological effects with long-term survivor

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...second wife and I had a child together, both negative. My third wife is also negative. I just don't know how or why I thought the illness had left my body, that I would never get sick. the doctor says it's not uncommon to have denial especialy... Read more »

Tested positive on Saturday

Posted by LightningJynx, 6 Replies
So, yeah, I tested positive on Saturday afternoon, 6/14/08 approx 1:35 pm. It was a shock, just like it was for everyone, but not completely unexpected. I've been stupid in the past and now I'm "suffering" for my mistakes. Granted, don't get me... Read more »