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Symptoms Of End Stage Aids

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end stage hiv symptoms

Is it possible to progress to late stage hiv symptom stage within a yr of infection. ie: thrush, parathesia, sinus infections...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
...Hello and thanks for your post.Let's be clear here. Neither thrush nor sinusitis are end-stage HIV/AIDS symptoms. They can occur in persons who don't have HIV, persons with recent or late-stage HIV.That said, a small proportion Read more »

what is end stage hiv

last doctors visit, viral load is 150 cd4 is 170. I have full blown aids. My doctor say end stage.... Read more »

RN exposed to end-stage AIDS pt's blood, PLEASE ADVISE

Hello Dr. Frascino, I am an RN in an ED. 4 days ago, I was holding pressure on an end-stage AIDS... Read more »
Articles
San Francisco General Hospital

Management of Pain in End-Stage HIV Disease

...also taking pure agonists, and the unavailability of oral preparations. For the sustained pain from which many patients with end-stage AIDS suffer, it is most appropriate to use a sustained-release narcotic analgesic. The specific agent chosen... Read more »
AIDS/SIDA Mental Hygiene Project

Counseling End Stage Clients With AIDS

...at home, in a hospice or hospital? Whom do you wish to be with you? Would you like to have a clergy person make a final visit? Is there anything you haven't said to your loved ones? Is there anything else you need to do or... Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

2002 Heroes in the Struggle Award Recipient Rep. Diane Watson Hosts South African Singer and HIV/AIDS Activist Yvonne Chaka Chaka at Final Public Forum Before Retiring

... Yvonne Chaka Chaka On Sunday, November 7, 2010, retiring Rep. Diane Watson, in the final public forum she will hold as a member of Congress, welcomes Yvonne Chaka Chaka to South Los Angeles with a screening of the Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Arkansas HIV/AIDS Task Force Final Report Requests $3 Million for Awareness Efforts, Testing Sites

... The Arkansas HIV/AIDS Minority Task Force on Monday released its final report and said it will request $3 million in state funding over the next two years to fight the spread of HIV/AIDS in minority Read more »
Connect With Others

National HIV/AIDS Strategy for the U.S. (Finally!)

Posted by TheBody
...years into the epidemic, U.S. government officials have formally unveiled the country's first national strategy for fighting HIV/AIDS within its borders. The strategy aims to establish a coordinated, nationwide effort to reduce new HIV... Read more »

I love someone with AIDS

Posted by nurseraya
...be discharged and go home. I loved him from the moment I met him. It didn't matter to me that he was an addict, now had end-stage AIDS, or that I was involved with someone else. I couldn't bear to see him struggle alone, and I refused to let... Read more »

First HIV+ Runner With Terminal Brain Cancer Has C

Posted by 1247
...finish the race. I felt like the hero of the day. Cheered on by the greatest sports enthusiasts from every walk of life, my final quarter-mile to the finish line was a blur between winning a gold medal and coming back from the dead to claim it. A... Read more »

Was terminated from Job/Reason?/because of HIV

Posted by MyDesire, 3 Replies
...detroit, in Michigan. I have been married to my husband for almost 18 years, we have two teenagers. My husband was diagnosed with HIV in June of 1989. My husband recieves social security disability, and I work, well, i had a job, up until a few... Read more »