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Probability Of Getting HIV From Drinking After Someone

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Caring for Your Gut: Dealing With Diarrhea, Nausea and Other Stomach Problems if You Have HIV/AIDS

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Is it good to drink alcohol as HIV patient?

It has been my qouestion as to whether pepole with HIV can not take in strong drink.
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
Protect your liver. One drink will probably not hurt you..but how many people have just one drink?Nelson Read more »

drinking your own urine help fight hiv ???

Hello Dr Robert keep up the great work you,l was tld drinking your own urine every morning boost your cd4 numbers and makes your inmune system stronger ??? is this true ???thank you for your time
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Where did you hear such a wildly insane idea as that? Fox News's Glenn Beck perhaps?Drinking your own urine will neither boost CD4 counts nor improve immune function. But you probably guessed that already, right? Of course Read more »

Curious about a company called ZIJA

They make the drinks using moringa tree. I am wondering if it safe to take and drink. The Moringa tree is getting great notice due to the fact it helps HIV/AIDS paients in Africa. CAn you let me know anything about this.ThanksJ
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
It only showed a small increase in weight. It is probably a good option for people with no other options who are losing weight in Africanelson Read more »

terbinafine and alt

hi doctors, I am hiv+ and not on HAART yet. I have just finished a 4 week course of terbinafine for a toe nail infection, I had my 3 monthly bloods taken and I have been called back to the hospital as my ALT levels are high. My cd4 is 500. I have...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
...issues.I wouldn't leap to the conclusion that your liver if failing, but rather, that it's unhappy (irritated or inflamed). In all likelihood, the terbinafine is probably the culprit-- stopping the medication will probably fix the problem. ... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Stopping the Spread of HIV

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How Do I Start?

...checkups, and get treatment for conditions like diabetes, high blood pressure, or high cholesterol. If you can avoid smoking, drinking too much alcohol, recreational drug use and sexually transmitted diseases, you will probably find your HIV... Read more »
The Well Project

Did You Just Test HIV Positive?

...stigma. Don't settle for, "You're lucky, this is the best time to get diagnosed" or "You should have known better." There are many AIDS service organizations (ASOs) that offer support and information to HIV-positive people. You will be able to... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

HIV and Hepatitis C Co-Infection problems,including depression. Because of this risk, if youhave a history of serious mental health problems, oryou are drinking alcohol or taking street drugs, youmay not be ready for Hep C treatment right away. Some doctors start their... Read more »
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HIV and drinking

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies drinking large amounts of alcohol. I am at wits end and also have severe back pain. Is it true that alcohol speeds HIV to AIDS?? Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...that mean only the days that end in "y" ? :) Just looking for any insight from anyone who may have experienced the backlash of drinking and meds, or any guidance as to how much is too much? I don't have a drinking problem, it's just something I... Read more »

rec drugs and hiv

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...salut! I have an ex who tested hiv + about 1.5 years ago. What troubles me is that he seems to be treating his body as if he does not have a serious disease. He Read more »

HIV/HepB Coinfection and test implications

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies is a symptom of HepB. My question for anyone knowledgeable out there, is:- Can a Hep B infection cause a false negative HIV test? Especially at 6/7 weeks, and if so what level of probability? Im running out of ideas as to what is causing... Read more »