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Oxygen Therapy For Candidiasis

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Candidiasis (Thrush)

The Bottom Line Candidiasis is a very common yeast (fungal) infection. The fungus normally lives in the body. It cannot be eliminated. The best way to avoid an outbreak of candidiasis is to strengthen your immune system by taking antiretroviral medications (ARVs). Most candida infections are easily treated with local therapies. In people with weakened immune systems, these infections become more persistent. Systemic anti-fungal drugs can be...
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Active Oxygen Therapy

Does the active oxygen therapy do for someone with HIV?...
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
There is no evidence based research study that has shown "active oxygen therapy" to have anti-HIV activity (i.e. reduce the HIV viral load).... Read more »

oxygen therapy??

I've been poz now for over 10 years, very healthy with 965t cell last test and under 100 v-load...considering a drug holiday with a study that my doc is doing...but before I do that I was wondering if you have heard about oxygen therapy for hiv...
Cal Cohen, M.D., M.S.

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

Harvard Medical School
Well, I don't know what is going on with oxygen therapy in Philly - you might call the excellent research groups in that area - at either Phila FIGHT, or at the hospital at the U of P. Nor have I heard much about credible research into oxygen... Read more »

Oxygen Therapy Treatment

What do you think of Oxygen therapy as an alternative treatment? I heard it's supposed to help....
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Doubt it. BY... Read more »

oxygen therapy

I have been doing research on oxygen and ozone therapy for hiv/AIDS. It seems to be a wonderful treatment if it really works. Do you know much about this topic? ...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Yes, it would indeed "be a wonderful treatment if it really worked." Unfortunately it doesn't.File that research under "nice try." Dr. Bob... Read more »
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Candidiasis, aver si me sacas de la duda dani.

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Dani, tengo entendido ke la candidiasis es una infeccion muy comun que no tieen ke estar relacionada forzosamente con el vih, ahora bien, es normal desarrollar candidiais un paciente 4 meses despues de la relacion de riesgo ( contando con que... Read more »

Sobre candidiasis

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Es posible adquirir la candidiasis oral aun no estando infectado? es posible ke la bajada de defensas debio a la sodamizacion de creer ke estas infectado provoque la candidiasis? tengo un negativo a las 8 semanas, mi riesgo fue sexo oral. Gracias y... Read more »

candidiasis

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
My girlfriend is suffering with vaginal candidiasis.I read in many pages that it could be the first sign for HIV.She had a test for HIV and it was negative.Please give me some information, im worried for her and myself.Could the test be wrong and... Read more »

oral candidiasis

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Good afternoon, my question is the following:

One can have oral candidiasis, to last generation's eleven months of an exposition of risk and with four proofs ( ELISA ), last theirs to the 185 days of the aforementioned exposition, thanks to wholes, I... Read more »