People Dying Within Months Of Hiv Infection
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHey there Aussie Dude (or Dudette?),How many people die from HIV in 2008? Well, if you are asking how many HIV/AIDS-related deaths will occur worldwide (or in the Land Down Under) in 2008, we obviously don't know yet, because it's only... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESOf course it is. Medical science isn't perfect, nor do we know everything.That said, it's very important to appreciate that case reports in the literature often represent very rare events. A 1989 publication doesn't comprise cutting... Read more »
University of North Carolina - Chapel HillIn the US, recent guidelines recommend all people with HIV, regardless of CD4 cell count, should start HIV meds if willing and able. The 500 threshold is falling apart. Your options are to start now or watch and wait ti see what trends occur with... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESLife expectancy is a very difficult question to answer accurately, but we have seen some very dramatic changes in the past several years. Without treatment, the typical survival with HIV infection was about 10 years. There were always a few lucky... Read more »
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Posted by pr2005, 6 RepliesI was diagnosed three years ago shortly after infection (the reason I know this is because I contracted it from my partner and had tested negative six months previously). The doctors defined me as a rapid progressor as my CD4 was already at 250 on... Read more »
Posted by 456, 2 RepliesDear All,
After an exposure to HIV in 2012 I did a HIV test last month . My test came back negative. But my fears havent gone away When I'm having my blood drawn process I couldn't see that nurse changed the needle of previous person(who tested +... Read more »
Posted by hello1234, 1 ReplyHello all-
I posted this question to Dr Bob in "Ask an Expert" but it wasn't answered...I am sure he gets tons of questions and I totally understand that there's no way he can answer everyone.
I just need some encouragement and don't have a lot of... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 3 RepliesPaulKing is wrong and has no knowledge of David's health choices.
David did not die of liver failure, or heart failure (as PaulKing has posted elsewhere), and he did not take HAART for many years before he was a dissident.
David died from advancing... Read more »
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