Nutrition And Hiv Aids
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South African Health Minister Criticizes WHO 3 by 5 Target, Says Good Nutrition as Important in HIV/AIDS Treatment as AntiretroviralsThe South African government will not be "pressured" into meeting the World Health Organization 's 3 by 5 Initiative targets for antiretroviral treatment, South African Health Minister Manto Tshabalala-Msimang said on Thursday at a news conference... Read more »
Malawi's President Says Antiretroviral Drugs, Proper Nutrition Must Be Used Together to Fight HIV/AIDSMalawi 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 epidemic, ... Read more »
Ask the Experts
University of California Berkeley & San FranciscoDear 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 »
University of Massachusetts, Medical SchoolThere are a couple of web sites that should provide materials helpful for you. The National Pediatric HIV Resource Center (www.pedhivaids.org), an informational site for health care providers, has a Nutrition and Pediatric HIV Reference List that... Read more »
Program for Wellness RestorationMarthdaHe is on two heavy psychotropics that may make people lethargic: Risperdal and Zyprexa. He is also on akineton retard, which contains biperiden commonly used to improve parkinsonian signs and symptoms related to antipsychotic drug therapy. It... Read more »
Program for Wellness RestorationPeripheral Neuropathy (PN) can be caused by HIV or by medications like Zerit (D4T). You are not taking Zerit. PN can be confused with other issues, so it is good to see a neurologist to get it diagnosed.PN can improve as health improves and/or... Read more »
Connect With Others
Posted by wfppsnHarvard Medical School, Partners In Health and the World Food Programme cordially invite you to attend the IAS 2012 satellite Showing the Impact of Food Assistance and Nutrition Support in HIV Care.
Date: July 23, 2012
Time: 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Locati... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesFood, Nutrition, and HIV Conference in Boston, on December 6
The Food, Nutrition, and HIV Conference is a day-long event for HIV-positive persons and front-line service providers.
It is organized by the AIDS Action Committee's HIV Health Institute.
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Posted by bradford, 1 ReplyNutrition and HIV: Loosing rights to choose Dietary Supplements!
Are you aware youre loosing your rights to choose? Have you noticed your choices of natural health products for optimizing your health are disappearing?
Why? Because of legislation... Read more »
Posted by Atlanta2005, 1 ReplyEver since 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... Read more »
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