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Physical Symptoms Of A Person With Aids

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AIDS InfoNet

Smoking and HIV

...doctor can develop a combination of approaches that work best for you. Some people quit smoking "cold turkey." That is, they just stop smoking. Other people need some kind of support. This can be from medications that manage the physical symptoms of withdrawal. It might also be therapies that deal with the psychological addiction to smoking. Nicotine withdrawal can be treated with medications. Some are available over the counter, while others...
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Vit C and Hiv

Pls can you tell me how much vitamin C can an HIV+ person can use to have positive impact on immunity system,bcos i understand that it may be harmful if a positive person take less than necessary,and may be useful when higher doses is employed.Also...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...blood lipids, blood glucose, and liver enzymes; and clinical assessment of eating patterns, supplement use, functional status, physical symptoms, and psychological or socioeconomic issues that may impede adequate nutrient intake. Some experts... Read more »

How do additional deal with hiv body

Dr. BobI am recently diagnosed with hiv, and will be starting medication very soon. I am currently finishing off my masters in organic chemistry (biochem undergrad) and am very in tune to the workings of the body. As such have been doing a lot of...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...blood lipids, blood glucose, and liver enzymes; and clinical assessment of eating patterns, supplement use, functional status, physical symptoms, and psychological or socioeconomic issues that may impede adequate nutrient intake. Some experts... Read more »

TO THOSE TOO WORRY ABOUT HIV

Dear Ryan,I hope that you'll publish my messages to those HIV concerns out there. The following is a true story of my life. I have a brush with HIV concerns and it almost killed me. Now, I look and feel toward those with HIV and AIDS from a total...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...Thanks for your words and honesty.Just a note: I think it is informative and helpful to post people's personal accounts as well as questions and concerns, but by no means does this mean I endorse all of the specific viewpoints stated Read more »

Symptoms of Stress and Symptoms of HIV/AIDS

Can stress cause thrush and/or other symptoms of HIV infection?Thanks.
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...AIDS, and just about any other disease, even when they actually do not have these diseases.Sometimes emotional stress can cause physical symptoms. For example, people can sometimes develop stomach ulcers if they have prolonged emotional stress.... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Social Support and Maladaptive Coping as Predictors of the Change in Physical Health Symptoms Among Persons Living With HIV/AIDS

...when they added satisfaction with social support to the model, the use of this coping strategy was no longer significant, and individuals reporting more satisfying social support were more likely to report lower increase in their HIV-related... Read more »
The Well Project

Diabetes and HIV/AIDS

...physical activity. One study found that diet and exercise leading to 5 to 7 percent weight loss (about 10 to 14 pounds in a person who weighs 200 pounds) lowered the rate of type 2 diabetes by nearly 60 percent. Study participants lost weight by... Read more »
The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

...years or more without ever developing AIDS. Ten years has been found to be the average amount of time that passes between when a person is infected with HIV and when he or she begins experiencing the symptoms of AIDS. 2. It's what you do ... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

...range of ailments . Most products are effective only against a specific illness or a few closely related medical problems. Personal success stories are the only evidence that the treatment works. Of course, if a treatment works, you can find... Read more »
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1st week as positive

Posted by RandyNnyc, 8 Replies
...of support group yet either (i guess part of the denial) but would like to find someone to talk to--another newly diagnosed person and/or someone that's been living with HIV for awhile. Read more »

is this possible?

Posted by jkkljhklj, 1 Reply
...can somebody who's hiv negative that has hiv anxiety show hiv symptoms? (like night sweats or dry mouth) Read more »

NIGHT SWEATING - NATURAL TRETAMENT - FREE TRIAL

Posted by contractor, 1 Reply
...unexplained weight loss and fevers. 5. Medications - Taking certain medications can lead to night sweats. In cases without other physical symptoms or signs of tumor or infection, medications are often determined to be the cause of night sweats.... Read more »

My GF is HIV +, now me?

Posted by Anonymous, 7 Replies
...I am going to make this as short as possible. I fell in love with a girl and she told me she was HIV +, I didnt mind, my love to her was unconditional!! We decided to take it bit by bit, so we said we will not have sex right away. Read more »