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Steroids For Men Who Have Hiv

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taking steroids when I am hiv

Hello,I am a 44 years old man living with hiv. I just found out a few months ago. I went to the doctors because i was losing so much weight. I found out I have hiv and my tcells are 300 now. I have lost about 40lbs and I am 6ft, 155 now from 195. I...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...I agree with your doctor. Stick to HIV treatment to control the infection and get your weight back. Read more »

anabolic steroids and hiv

Hi from the uk nelson, I was a steroid user until august this year, doing cycles of mainly deca and... Read more »

Increased breast size in men- Can surgery take care of that?

I plan to have the surgery but am concerned that it will return and I will need surgery again down... Read more »
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Test Positive Aware Network

Testosterone: A Man's Guide

... HIV health and treatment advocate Nelson Vergel's new book, Testosterone: A Man's Guide -- Practical Tips for Boosting Physical, Mental and Sexual Vitality Read more »
U.S. National Institute on Drug Abuse

Steroids (Anabolic-Androgenic)

...their complex direct and indirect actions, it is not surprising that AAS can affect mood and behavior in significant ways. AAS and Mental Health Preclinical, clinical, and anecdotal reports suggest that steroids may contribute to psychiatric... Read more »
The Well Project

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

... Table of Contents Introduction Treatments for Fat Gain Taking Care of Yourself Introduction Fat is needed for the body to function. It plays an important Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Transmission

...avoid giving it to someone else if you are HIV positive. HIV is spread through the following body fluids: Blood (including menstrual blood) Semen and other male sexual fluids ("pre-cum") Vaginal fluids Breast milk HIV is not spread... Read more »
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HIV/AIDS Resource Center for Gay Men

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...info, first-person stories, expert tips and podcasts on issues of importance to gay and bisexual men, same-gender loving men and men who have sex with men (MSM). Read more »

sister of my fiance has aids, need advice

Posted by knut_hamsun, 4 Replies
...My fiance just told me her sister has aids. my fiance tested lately, and she is negative. some of the other family members have not been tested. The sister has been sick Read more »

Beware people pushing "Aloe Vera" for HIV !

Posted by BrokenWingedBird, 3 Replies
...------------------------------------------------------ "Stop the Pain. I have no idea what your condition is, how long you have been enduring the pain, or what kind of treatments you have applied. What I do know is that you want a solution, you... Read more »

organ donor had hiv in window period

Posted by nomoreworry4me, 1 Reply
...University of Chicago Medical Center. Two had their operation at the University of Chicago hospital. That hospital issued a statement Tuesday saying the donor died after "traumatic injury" but wouldn't provide more detail. The cases came to... Read more »