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Skin hyperpigmentation in AIDS patients = an hypophyse dysfunction?

Is there any treatment or medicine for the hyperpigmentation in Aids patients?
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Treatment for hyperpigmentation can be frustrating even in the general population. A consultation by a dermatologist is often recommended to make a proper diagnosis and to determine whether any of the drugs may be contributing or is there a non-HIV... Read more »

Refusing Treatment to AIDS Patients

Do you feel that health care workers have the right to refuse treatment to AIDS patients? Read more »

Is cancer the end for most HIV/AIDS patients?

I recently was informed by a nurse who has had many years of experience in the AIDS field that... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

The Citizen /allAfrica.com Examines Potential Impact of EU-India Free Trade Agreement on HIV/AIDS Patients in Developing Countries

...of generic drug production, compromising access to low-cost generic drugs, such as antiretrovirals (ARVs). "[M]illions of AIDS patients in the developing world depend on India for generic medicines at affordable costs," Joe Muriuki, the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Questions Help Find AIDS Patients Who Are Vulnerable to Drug Resistance

... Due to cost and technology limitations, HIV/AIDS patients in Africa rarely undergo testing to determine whether they are developing resistance to first-line medicines. However, researchers Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Drugs Don't Work for Half of China's AIDS Patients, Study Says

...medicines available in developed countries. Fujie Zhang of China's Center for Disease Control and colleagues examined 48,785 HIV/AIDS patients who received treatment under the government program from 2002 to 2008. While ARVs slowed AIDS-related... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Illinois: AIDS Patients Taught About Food Safety

... The University of Illinois' Chicago School of Public Health has received a three-year, $600,000 grant to educate AIDS patients about food safety. Scientists from the university noted that AIDS patients with severely compromised immune systems... Read more »
Connect With Others

AIDS patient eradicted of HIV virus?

Posted by Mike89406, 4 Replies
Very interesting read while he went through some hardships doing this it sounds like the opening of a possible new door to treatment. The guy hasn't been on Meds for 600 days after a bone marrow transplant. ... Read more »

Boon for HIV & AIDS patients - Yoga Pranayama ....

Posted by akumar, 1 Reply
...Boon for HIV & AIDS patients - Yoga & Pranayama - Swami Ramdev From: akumar My dear Brothers & Sisters, Re: Great ancient Indian science "Yoga Read more »

AIDS Patients Face Downside of Living Longer

Posted by ScotCharles
...reach late middle age. There have been only small, inconclusive studies on the causes of aging-related health problems among AIDS patients. Without definitive research, which has just begun, that second wave of suffering could be a... Read more »

I work with AIDS patients

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
... I work with AIDS patients a lot and it's such a good time now. There is so much hope in the air. The AIDS floors are emptying out and people are feeling Read more »