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Thiamin And Hiv

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thiamine vit b6 ??

Hello i don't like to correct a doctor but i'm feeling this can be a comment on vitamins on 13-04-05 dr Henry stated thiamine is vit B6 actually this is vit B1 , vit B6 is called pyridoxine.I myself are poz for over four years...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
You are correct-thanks for picking that up. KH... Read more »


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How do additional deal with hiv body

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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Bloomberg Examines Trans-Pacific Partnership Trade Initiative and Potential Impact to U.S. Global Efforts to Tackle HIV

Bloomberg examines how a trade agreement being negotiated by leaders of the nine Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) countries -- Australia, Brunei Darussalam, Chile, Malaysia, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, and the United States -- could... Read more »
The Well Project

Lactic Acidosis and HIV/AIDS

Table of Contents Understanding Lactic Acidosis What Causes Lactic Acidosis? Symptoms of Lactic Acidosis Treatment Risk Factors Taking Care of Yourself Understanding Lactic Acidosis Mitochondria are small organs inside your... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV, Vitamins and Supplements

Table of Contents Micronutrients and HIV Getting Enough Taking Supplements Micronutrients and HIV Vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants are called micronutrients. Even thoughthe body only needs small amounts, micronutrients are... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

A Practical Guide to Nutrition for People Living With HIV: The Big Chart of Vitamins and Minerals

The Big Chart of Vitamins and Minerals This table lists the RDA (recommended daily allowance), UL (upper tolerable limit) and experimental high dose, toxicity, function and food sources. The RDA usually includes all intake, from both food and... Read more »
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Why did I come here????

Posted by dontbelieveit, 1 Reply
I've been doing just fine until I logged on and saw people like Mike 7801 still freaking out. I've been trying to convince myself I am not infected. I have a vitamin B1 deficiency and I've read that can cause issued with your neurological system.... Read more »

Pre-med vitamins and nutritional supplements

Posted by DC23, 5 Replies
I'm newly positive, and I don't yet require any meds. (My viral load is low, and my T-cells are high.) I was wondering if anyone had any advice on preventative measures to take now that I'm early in my HIV infection. Does anyone recommend... Read more »