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Nutrition And Hiv Aids

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HIV & AIDS Nutrition Education

My name is Dawn. I am a well-ness consultant for those diagnosed HIV, AIDS, ARC and diagnosed with opportunistic infections. I provide information on wholistic nutrition and naturopathic immune system enhancement. I was diagnosed in 1993 HIV+. I...
Marc Hellerstein, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Marc Hellerstein, M.D., Ph.D.

University of California Berkeley & San Francisco
Dear Dawn:I would be very glad to talk to you and try to be of any assistance. Your desire to help other people is admirable. It sounds as if you are off to a great start in this job and may not need much from us, though.Good luck, mh Read more »

Can nutrition and exercise help improve HIV-related neuropathy?

Some background about me: I was diagnosed with HIV/AIDS in April of this year, a late-stage... Read more »

nutrition interventions

Describe the nutritional interventions required across the stages of HIV/AIDS Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

South African Health Minister Criticizes WHO 3 by 5 Target, Says Good Nutrition as Important in HIV/AIDS Treatment as Antiretrovirals

...Progress Report ," 700,000 people in developing countries were on antiretroviral drugs at the end of 2004. However, WHO HIV/AIDS Programme Director Jim Yong Kim in February at the 12th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Malawi's President Says Antiretroviral Drugs, Proper Nutrition Must Be Used Together to Fight HIV/AIDS

... Malawi President Bingu wa Mutharika on Monday said that "boosting th[e] nutritional capacities" of HIV-positive Malawians should go "hand in hand" with providing low-cost antiretroviral drugs to effectively curb the country's HIV Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

WFP, UNAIDS Work to Improve Nutritional Support Available for People Living With HIV/AIDS

... The World Food Program (WFP), with the support of UNAIDS, is planning to launch "a new policy to make food and nutritional support more available to people living with HIV," VOA News Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

U.S. Sen. Obama to Call for More Funding for Microbicides, HIV/AIDS Education, Nutrition Programs, Adviser Says

...during his visit to Kenya and South Africa as part of a two-week visit to Africa said he wants to increase the proportion of HIV/AIDS funding for nutrition for HIV-positive people, as well as increase support for HIV/AIDS education and outreach... Read more »
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Nutrition and HIV: Loosing rights to choose

Posted by bradford, 1 Reply
...fact that other countries are bound to the rules and laws of the World Trade Organization. In the early years of the HIV and AIDS epidemic, there was no treatment. I was witness to and learned from people who were using vitamins, minerals, herbs... Read more »

Food, Nutrition, and HIV Conference 12/6 in Boston

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Food, Nutrition, and HIV Conference in Boston, on December 6 The Food, Nutrition, and HIV Conference is a day-long event for HIV-positive persons Read more »

HIV and Nutrition fighting back

Posted by Atlanta2005, 1 Reply
...I lost my lover and a few friends when no meds were available, I have been following the frontlines and behind the lines of HIV. Its been 20 years. I am not an expert, but I know more about a lot of things than my own doctor does. And I have a... Read more »

HIV/AIDS EDUCATION-OUR BEST RESOURCE

Posted by bradford, 2 Replies
...HIV/AIDS EDUCATION - Our best resource is individuals infected with HIV Education is paramount if we are to reach individuals infected Read more »