Advertisement

The Body: The Complete HIV/AIDS Resource
Follow Us Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Download Our App
Professionals >> Visit The Body PROThe Body en Espanol

Manganese And Hiv

Here's a taste of what TheBody.com has to offer on this topic:
Ask the Experts

Manganese blocking HIV

I just read today in The Body Metal Manganese blocks HIV replication. If I take Manganese from the health store will it have any effect fighting HIV?Thank you...
Cal Cohen, M.D., M.S.

Response from Cal Cohen, M.D., M.S.

Harvard Medical School
I wish we knew. As promising as the article was, it does not mean that taking supplemental manganese will work. There have been many such initial leads in the past - showing something which worked well in a test tube, but didn't work for... Read more »

Elevated manganese levels

I am trying to find out information regarding the connection if any, between HIV meds and elevated... Read more »

Hope part 2

The article re manganese is in a magazine called The Medical Post- June 18-2002. The headline says... Read more »
Articles
The Well Project

Complementary Therapies and HIV

Table of Contents Introduction What Are Some Common Complementary Therapies? What Kind of Complementary Treatment May My Health Care Provider Suggest? Introduction Decisions about your health care are important -- including deciding... Read more »
Penguin Books USA, Inc.

A Look at Dr. Jon Kaiser's Complementary Approach to HIV/AIDS

Eight years ago, a San Francisco internist made public a breakthroughprogram for the reversal of heart disease. In a landmark study, Dean Ornish,MD, proved that intensive changes in lifestyle -- diet, exercise, and mind-bodyhealing -- could... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Nutrition and HIV

Good nutrition is key to a healthy lifestyle, regardless of whether one is living with HIV/AIDS. Optimal nutrition can help boost immune function, maximize the effectiveness of antiretroviral therapy, reduce the risk of chronic illnesses such as... Read more »
Connect With Others

I need to rant!

Posted by Cruhaven, 4 Replies
I need to rant. Excuse the following language. I am so fucking pissed at the State of MN. I have been denied coverage for the meds for my disease simply because in their fucking estimation I make too much money. And MA has terminated my coverage for... Read more »

Are these early signs

Posted by seekneg, 3 Replies
Hi, please help:
In 13 years, I just had once non-protected sex with a girl that looks healthy for about 15 mn, ejaculating outside. 12 days later, my body got hot, sweating all the time for now 7 weeks. Test came negatif on 17th day of exposure... Read more »

Female in MN looking for new friends

Posted by Mzdelowf, 4 Replies
Hi.. Just like the title says.. Take a chance and talk to someone that shares something special with you.. Read more »

23yo Minneaoplis, MN

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hay,
My name is Dave... a friend told me about this place while I was chatting with him. I'm 23yo From minneapolis, MN looking for other guys that are poz and under 30... he told me this was where to go... I feel like the only poz boi in all of... Read more »