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Signs And Symptoms Of Advanced Stages Of Aids

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The Well Project

Talking With Your Children About HIV: HIV Awareness for Children

...serious infections Many people take powerful and effective combinations of medicines to fight the virus, however there is no cure for HIV What Is AIDS? AIDS stands for "Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome" AIDS is the most advanced stage of HIV infection Many people take powerful and effective combinations of medicines to fight the virus, however there is no cure for AIDS What Is the Difference Between HIV and AIDS? Someone can...
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schizophrenia and HIV/AIDS diagnosis late stage

we recently found my son who has been missing for 3 years. he has schizophrenia which ia 1 reason why we could not find him. He is 31 and has been in the streets. I got a call from harborview and they had him in because he had collapsed and needed...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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

Program for Wellness Restoration
...:http://www.thebody.com/content/living/art1082.html?ts=pfA multivitamin once or twice a day is probably not a bad idea also since some people have micronutrient deficiencies with advanced immune dysfunction.Be super vigilant that he is not... Read more »

Any treatment is there for the last stage of aids

Dear sir My mom is infected by HIV now she is in last stage, now she has last her present memory and she dont have any phisical movement and also she is suffering form psycosis also is there any treatement to over come from psycosis problem
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...Even people with very advanced AIDS can improve with the correct antiretroviral treatment (ART). You didn't mention if she is receiving ART.As for her symptoms Read more »

HIV/AIDS

what's aids? what's hiv? what are the different stages
Carol Salisbury, APRN-BC, MSN

Response from Carol Salisbury, APRN-BC, MSN

Michigan State University College of Nursing
...with CD4 <200 and many infections such as pneumocystis pneumonia, mycobacterium avium, kaposi sarcoma and others, last stage is advanced disease with CD4 count <50 and many immune deficiencies with weight loss, fevers and infections. There is a... Read more »

AIDS stages

What are the three stages of AIDS?
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
...you mean. AIDS itself does not have 3 stages. HIV infection could be described as having 3 stages: acute/early, middle and advanced (AIDS). Read more »
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The Well Project

What Is HIV?

...cells, weakening the immune system. What Is AIDS? AIDS stands for Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome. AIDS is the most advanced stage of HIV infection. HIV causes AIDS by attacking CD4 cells, which the immune system uses to protect the... Read more »
The Body

What Is HIV?

...San Francisco began to die of a mysterious illness. The term "AIDS" -- which is what doctors call it when HIV disease becomes advanced -- wasn't coined until 1982, and the virus now known as HIV wasn't identified as the cause of AIDS until 1984. ... Read more »
The Well Project

Cancers

...major types are: Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) Hodgkin's lymphoma (also called Hodgkin's disease) Lymphomas can be more advanced and difficult to treat in HIV-positive people, especially CNS lymphoma. Symptoms Swollen lymph nodes ... Read more »
The Well Project

Bone Disease and HIV/AIDS

...joint. In more severe cases the pain could be constant. An MRI scan can spot early stages. X-rays and other scans can detect advanced osteonecrosis. Diet and Healthy Bones Even though you cannot control some of the things that lead to bone... Read more »
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HIV Skin Symptoms (Pics) Please Read

Posted by WorriedOne, 2 Replies
...remove it would return. I did some research and found that OHL could cause this but only in individuals that had late stages or advanced AIDS. Ive been taking Garlic pills lately and it seemed to go away. I know this may sound ridiculous but... Read more »

so soon? vetrans please respond!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
is it possible to become infected less than a year ago and be experienceing later stage symptoms so soon. thought it took years? Read more »

NO symptoms?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...HIV actually get ARS symptoms. Is it possible to have absolutely NO symptoms, feel great and still have contracted HIV? Thx in advance. ~april~ Read more »

is aids way worse than hiv

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...everything i read or at least the best news relates to hiv it says nothing about AIDS. Read more »