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Regulations Regarding Hiv At The Gym

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AIDS InfoNet

How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

...only available privately, for a short time, or from only one source ; or if it requires payment in advance . If a product really works, why isn't it advertised and available publicly? This may be a way to get around government regulations. You can only get the treatment by paying to take part in testing an experimental treatment . When most experimental treatments are tested, people receive them free of charge. Common Sense About...
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Your take on two herbal supplements

Hulloos to Dr. Bob from ze Meedvest.I live in a university town and shirtless season is finally here! Forget the Internet; just walking down the street is enough eye-candy for my, um, fertile autoerotic imagination.That having been said, I'd like to...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...interactions have not been evaluated. My advice would be to skip the milk thistle and velvet bean. Use the extra cash for a gym membership. That's where your shirtless wonders develop their chiseled abs and strapping pectorals. Give it a try and... Read more »

Can lypodystrophy effect penis size?

Dear dr. Frascino,I'm in my mid 40s and have been on anti-retroviral drugs now for over twenty years. Ten years of monotherapies and ten with various cocktails. Up until I started protease inhibitor based cocktails, I had few side effects... some...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...can't resist supersizing their fries tend to have the "head in the bushes" phenomenon when they waddle into the showers at the gym?So what should you do about your unhappy Mr. Happy? First off, is your testosterone level (particularly your free... Read more »

HIV + and Gym

I have read before that HIV + persons should do light training in the gym. Is this true and why?
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...Moderate exercise is good for everyone, with or without HIV. The rationale for exercise is that it conditions your cardiovascular and respiratory systems, it is helpful to dispel moderate Read more »

HIV + GYM + BLOOD

Hi,At the gym i go to the bicep curl machine is very popular and the arms pads are all torn up. I was lifting hard and my arms scratched up against the pads to the point were i was bleeding... a lot. Could i get hiv this way if some 1 eles bleed on...
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
No, you cannot. Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

FDA Regulations to Improve Access to Investigational Drugs for People With HIV/AIDS, Other Illnesses

...available to patients outside clinical trials under certain circumstances since the 1970s. Tens of thousands of patients with AIDS, cancer and other conditions have used medicines through those programs, the FDA said" (Reuters, Richwine, 8/12).... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Thai Health Officials Propose New Regulation Allowing Teens to Receive HIV Test Without Parental Consent

...public hearing in December 2008 said that inadequate HIV prevention efforts led to a recent increase in the number of new HIV/AIDS cases among teens from 14,000 in 2007 to 20,000 in 2008. A poll conducted last year by the Thai Youth Network... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part III: Treatments for Metabolic Changes

...diet may help control insulin resistance. See a registered dietitian to help you make good choices and plan yourmeals. Many AIDS service organizations have registered dietitians on staff whowill see you free of charge. The health benefits of... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part I: Treatments for Fat Gain

...triglycerides. Lipodystrophy means abnormal fat changes. It is used to describe a number ofunwanted and potentially unhealthy changes in HIV+ people including: Body shape changes Lipohypertrophy: Fat gain in... Read more »
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Hiv from used steriod needle at gym!!

Posted by hwood76, 1 Reply
...any.. But I am worried that maybe a needle was wrapped in a ball of paper and stuck me through the paper.. should i test for hiv.. also.. There was no blood on my hand so if I didi get stuck it didnt go very deep but I did see a very small nic of... Read more »

Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she... Read more »

Two weeks down and a life time to live

Posted by trulife, 2 Replies
Well folks...it's the end of two weeks on Atripla and so far things are going well. Side effects have been limited and are now subsiding. My biggest problem so far is swallowing the pill. I have always had trouble swallowing pills...go figure...a... Read more »

Im new and want friends!=)

Posted by chula93, 1 Reply
...hey! i am new here. I have had HIV all my life. i was born with it. Anyway, i thought it would be nice to talk to other people. Dame un mesaje si tu quieres=) Read more »