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The Integration Of Alternative Treatment Modalities In Hiv Infection

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Alternative and Complementary Therapies

Sometimes this information is truly not available. However, if it seems like people don't want to answer your questions, be extra careful. You might be dealing with a health fraud. See Fact Sheet 206 , How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud, for more information. Why Aren't There More Studies of Alternative Therapies? Alternative therapies aren't always designed to treat a particular illness: Some alternative therapies treat the whole person, not an...
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Dr Kaiser's Tx Modality

Hello...Having you heard of or read Dr Jon Kaiser's book "Living With HIV"? I am beginning his comprehensive treatment program which combines both natural and modern medicine to help protect my immune system. What is your faith in...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
Hello, I have heard of Dr. Kaiser's book, but have not read it. I did see a scientific <a href="http://www.retroconference.org/2004/cd/PDFs/494.pdf" target=_new>study</a> that he presented on an antioxidant supplement... Read more »

Further Thought to Hypothesis on HIV Alternative Treatment

Thank you very much for your prompt reply... Following is what I am suggesting with my Hypothesis to tackle HIV --- "I have read that genetic protection occurs naturally in roughly 3% of people of Northern European ancestry--people who do not...
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
No that will not work per my previous reply. Another person's t cells could not be infusedd and would be destroyed by the recipient person's immune system because they would be recognized as foreign.... Read more »

Gut integrity

Great, do you have an idea why we have a leaky gut? Is it HIV itself that causes damages to the gut, if so this should be in the few weeks post infection and should be at least alleviated during suppressive therapy? Does it get better with HAART?...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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

Program for Wellness Restoration
First of all, you may want to read this recent answer provided in this column: <a href="http://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/Nutrition/Q221010.html" target=_new>Effect of HAART on beneficial gut microbes </a> Question 1: Is it... Read more »

Alternative treatment methods

Since being diagnosed recently with HIV, I have actively searched for information regarding the treatment for HIV/Aids. What are your comments on non-medical websites that preach a cure or an effective lifestyle for HIV/Aids individuals? E.g.,...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
Call me a science geek, but I find that most of these are a "flash in the pan". Indeed, sites that try to convince persons with advanced disease from taking combination therapies for HIV are irresponsible, if not unethical.We have several... Read more »
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Question about Alternative Therapies

Posted by AustinGuy, 3 Replies
I found out about my status relatively recently (October 05) and now am in the mode of learning all I can and trying to build a strategy for battling the virus.

I was wondering if anyone has had any experience with accupuncture as part of their... Read more »

Integrity....

Posted by Sol, 2 Replies
...of the skin!

Hi,

If a male was given an unportected blowjob by a female commercial sex worker, who constantly put cocaine on the shaft of his penis during the blowjob, would that increase the chances of the male becoming infected with HIV?

Could it... Read more »

ALTERNATIVE TREATMENTS

Posted by purdeyp, 3 Replies
Hi everyone,

I'm new to this forum - have been diagnosed with HIV for almost 10 years and not on any treatment. Am keen to keep it for that way as long as possible, so am interested to hear from people who have found alternative therapies -... Read more »

Alternative treatment

Posted by Anonymous
I have a very promising treatment it has shown better results than anything on the market. I am trying to wipe aids from the face of the earth. Interested E-mail me at cancerkiller@hotmail.com Subject AIDS CURE. Bless you.

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