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Symptoms Of Hiv Patients

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Loss of strengh

I have been on and off Hiv Meds for 9 years. The virus is undetectable and I have a cd4 count of 1075. I have no weight loss and work a factory job 10hrs or better a day. But I stay tired and have no muscle strengh. I have loss a lot of my...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...depressioncirculation, and other issues that could contribute to fatigue. Fatigue can be seen as a major symptom in some HIV patients despite taking effective HIV meds. Your HIV meds rarely cause those symptoms but can occasionally contribute... Read more »

HIV + Police Officer & disability

I am active Police officer who was tested back in 2007 and found out that I was positive. I have... Read more »

no symptoms of hiv

Is it unusual to be hiv positive and have no symptoms of it at all, such as fever, night sweats,... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

DHEA May Reduce Depression Symptoms in HIV Patients

... A new report suggests DHEA may alleviate the symptoms of minor depression in HIV-positive patients. DHEA, or dehydroepiandrosterone, is an unregulated steroid-like dietary supplement used by individuals for a variety of purposes, Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Symptoms of Depressed HIV Patients Not Just Psychological

...Kilbourne wrote. Although Kilbourne by no means advised ignoring psychological distress, she did warn against treating the medical symptoms of HIV any differently in depressed and non-depressed patients. Back to other CDC news for August 7,... Read more »
International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care

Nationwide Survey Shows 80% of HIV-Positive Patients Report Symptoms of Depression and Anxiety

... Chicago, Ill. -- Key findings of a national physician and patient survey conducted by the International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care (IAPAC) demonstrate a strong link between HIV infection Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Symptoms Are Highly Prevalent Among HIV Outpatients and Associated With Poor Adherence and Unprotected Sexual Intercourse

... Noting the scarcity of data on the prevalence and burden of pain and symptoms among HIV patients in the era of antiretroviral therapy (ART), the authors set out to measure symptom prevalence and determine associations with Read more »
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Patients with concomitant HIV and CVID

Posted by Impossible
...Here's a short power point presentation www.mcgill.ca/files/microimm/Sun_IHI.ppt One of their patients who has HIV after going on HAART or ART saw there immunoglobulin levels greatly decrease indicating somehow HIV was masking Read more »

patient assistance programs

Posted by douglass, 3 Replies
...hey everybody- just wanted to let you know that there are some great patient assistance programs out there for alot of your hiv needs- for free meds go to your local social services office-for treatment Read more »

Symptoms of HIV or Anxiety?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
Howdy, For 7-8 weeks now I have been experiencing random pains (all over) that last seconds before hitting another part of my body - it happens every day but I will go an hour or two at times without feeling them. Amongst all this I have... Read more »

test

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...other test such as CBC lead a doctor to suspect a patient to be HIV+ and suggest an HIV test. How often do patients showing symptoms of HIV get missed by physicans. Read more »