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Recovery For Hiv

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Recovery from PML (HIV-)

I have 2 questions regarding someone who has PML and is HIV negative. How long is the JC virus contagious. Should universal percautions be used? What about sexual contact? The second question is regarding the 10 survival rate. Do these people...
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
...also not known, but I suspect it is very low; most people do not survive a year in my experience, although this is based on AIDS patients. Read more »

Will My Peripheral Neuropathy ever go away?

I have had HIV since 1984, AIDS since 1998, and peripheral neuropathy since 1986. My viral load is... Read more »

p.m.l.and recovery

with h.i.v.p.m.l dose the recovery of the immune system i was wondering can the white brain matter... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CD4 Counts Decline Despite Nutritional Recovery in HIV-Infected Zambian Children With Severe Malnutrition

...with or without HIV infection were recruited for measurement of CD4 counts on admission, on discharge, and at final nutritional recovery. The children with severe malnutrition but without HIV were found to have normal CD4 counts. CD4 counts in... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Post-Conflict Recovery Affecting Fight Against HIV/AIDS in Liberia

... Post-conflict recovery is affecting efforts to fight the spread of HIV in the Liberian town of Ganta, which has become "emblematic of the AIDS challenge Read more »
The Body PRO

HIV/Hepatitis C Coinfection Does Not Influence CD4+ Cell Recovery in Patients on Suppressive HAART

...Copenhagen HIV Programme. We have done a study called "Hepatitis C Virus [HCV] Coinfection Does Not Influence the CD4+ Cell Recovery in HIV-1-Infected Patients With Maximum Virologic Suppression." 1 It's a EuroSIDA Cohort study. Bonnie... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Global Broadcasters to Show AIDS Drug Film

...fairly normal life within 60-90 days of starting therapy. "The story of Lazarus is a story of hope that records the remarkable recovery of HIV-positive people in Africa thanks to access to treatment with [ARVs], which have dropped dramatically in... Read more »
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HIV+ Women or Recovery in Boston?

Posted by heatherblue, 2 Replies to live in, but it's getting kinda lonely. I also wonder if there is anyone out there, male or female, who is HIV+ and in recovery(AA/NA)? I'm looking for someone to go to meetings with too... Read more »

Now that I am positive

Posted by TDE1966, 10 Replies, every hour, every minute and that I will be ever grateful for the self-knowledge and understanding that being an addict in recovery and an HIV + man brings. I am looking forward to the future, I am grateful for the blessings of the past but... Read more »

Documentary on Gay Men and Meth

Posted by OutcastFilms
...called, Rock Bottom: Gay Men & Meth. The film follows the journeys of seven gay men struggling with meth addiction and recovery against a backdrop of an emerging second wave of HIV infection. For additional information about the film please... Read more »

CD-4 UP?

Posted by shannon, 2 Replies
...240. Since then he has made serious nutrition changes (based on recommendations in a book by a dietician specializing in HIV) and reduced his smoking considerably (though still not entirely). Last week's labs said his CD4 was 310!!! That... Read more »