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Signs Of Wasting

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signs of wasting in arms, hand, feet

...What are the signs of wasting in your extremities(sp?) arms, legs, feet, hands?? i am seeing these dimple (indentations) on my hands & feet plus I have been
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
...appears to be one of the safest drugs in this regard, so I would be very hesitant to attribute any changes to this.The first signs of wasting would be a loss of subcutaneous fat in the legs, arms and face, along with a prominence of the veins in... Read more »

Could this be the first signs of wasting?

...and I am not trying too. Could this be the first signs of wasting and disiese progression? I... Read more »

Facial wasting before treatment

Hello Dr Pierone,I have been dignosed HIV positive just 3 week ago, I have been loosing weigh for a... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Blog: AIDS Dollars Wasted on Overhead

... "Dollars desperately needed to save lives of AIDS patients have never left Washington or have been wasted on unnecessary overhead around the world," according to a Huffington Post blog . Pointing to the HIV/AIDS Save Lives First Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Senegal Public Health Advocates Worry Country Backtracking in Progress Against HIV/AIDS, Might Waste International Aid

...historical progress made through sensible policy-making, helpful cultural practice and geographical good fortune" and might waste incoming international aid funds, according to the Times . For example, approval and implementation of an... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Wasting Syndrome

... What Is AIDS Wasting? What Causes AIDS Wasting? How Is Wasting Treated? The Bottom Line What Is AIDS Wasting? AIDS wasting is the involuntary Read more »
Women Alive

Women and Wasting

...progress made in developingantiretroviral therapies, prophylaxis and treatments foropportunistic infections, the prevalence of wastingsyndrome appears to be increasing. Two studies havereported an increase in wasting syndrome as the... Read more »
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GOODNEWS? OR BAD NEWS? OR JUST A WASTE OF TIME?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...IM FOR SURE RETESTING AGAIN SOON..IM WELL BEYOND THE WINDOW...BUT WHERE DO I STAND? IS 8 WEEKS NEG A GOOD CHANCE? OR JUST A WASTE OF TIME AND TAXPAYERS MONEY? I NEED ANSWERS...ANYTHING! PLEASE IM BEGGIN:( Read more »

question on wasting

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...does anyone know about wasting? I am still waiting to test, no appetite, and I have lost almost 10% of my bodyweight my pants are loose and people at work are Read more »

Wasting

Posted by Anonymous
...question is for anyone. I am wondering if there has been a study of people who have taken meds for over 10 years who experience wasting compared to those who have been on meds for less than 10 years. Please let me know if there has been one done... Read more »