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Tea And Hiv

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HIV and green tea

I was reading on webmd that drinking green tea either kills or weakens HIV cells and was wondering how true or accurate those studies are.
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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

Program for Wellness Restoration
...and will let you guys know what else I find out. There are several researchers in Houston doing studies using green tea for HIVNelson Read more »

HIV and tea

hello sir,is taking tea 2 to 3 times daily can create any problems for an HIV person.is it good or... Read more »

detoxing with hiv meds

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Articles
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Herbal Therapies Used by People Living With HIV: Tea Tree Oil

... Tea tree oil ( Melaleuca alternifolia ) has become a popular treatment for people with HIV. It is made from a tree that is native only to Australia. Tea tree oil is used to prevent or treat mild cases of a variety of Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Green Tea Shows Promise in HIV Fight

... In a new study, scientists report that test-tube experiments show a component in green tea blocks the ability of HIV to invade and destroy cells of the immune system. That component is epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG). The flavonoid has... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Green Tea Chemical Shows Potential as Low-Cost Intervention Against Sexual HIV Transmission, Study Says

...Disease Control and Prevention . --> Reprinted with permission from kaisernetwork.org . You can view the entire Kaiser Daily HIV/AIDS Report , search the archives, or sign up for email delivery at www.kaisernetwork.org/dailyreports/hiv .... Read more »
The Well Project

Caring for Your Gut: Dealing With Diarrhea, Nausea and Other Stomach Problems if You Have HIV/AIDS

...water is not replaced you will become dehydrated. Symptoms of dehydration include: Thirst, anxiety, weakness, confusion, lightheadedness, fainting Smaller amounts of urine Dry and pale skin Increased heart rate Decreased blood pressure ... Read more »
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does anybody know????

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hi ,does anybody know if Herbal Diet Tea can give you HIV symtops?????? if drinking everyday for 3 months??????? My blood work is fine......but I have hiv symtops....Please respond thanks Read more »

Antibodies, seroconversion

Posted by PolarBear, 1 Reply
...Can drinking green and black tea (excessively) prolong or delay HIV seroconversion? I have taken two HIV antibody tests at 5.5 months and 9.5 months, both of which were negative. However, I am Read more »

Green tea?

Posted by franfrog
... Green Tea Blocks HIV in Test Tubes Too Soon to Know if Green Tea Will Do the Same in People By Miranda Hitti WebMD Medical News Reviewed By Ann Read more »

At Risk Question

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I came to this forum to find some answers and I have read the posts regarding HIV transmission from food. Many people have stated that the heat in the food will kill the virus. I am curious if the same improbability Read more »