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Ways To Prevent Anemia

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Anemia that does not resolve associated with shorter survival

I recently read in a report (in IAPAC) that "Anemia, particularly anemia that does not resolve, is associated withshorter survival of HIV-infected patients." What, in your experience, is the best way to resolve anemia. Thanks for your help.
J. B. Molaghan, N.P., A.C.R.N.

Response from J. B. Molaghan, N.P., A.C.R.N.

San Francisco General Hospital
...(CDC), Division of AIDS Prevention was published in the journal, BLOOD. Indeed, one of the conclusions of the study was that anemia is a frequent complication of HIV infection that is associated with an increased risk of death and that recovery... Read more »

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Gynecological Problems

...medical attention to determine the cause. It is important to check into all possible causes of amenorrhea. These may include anemia, pregnancy, ovarian cysts, opportunistic infections, menopause or other GYN conditions. Other factors may... Read more »
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Toxoplasmosis

...to 75 mg of pyrimethamine with 2 to 4 grams per day of sulfadiazine. These drugs both interfere with vitamin B and can cause anemia. People with toxo usually take leucovorin, a form of folic acid (a B vitamin), to prevent anemia. This combination... Read more »
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Mycobacterium Avium Complex (MAC)

...Know if I Have MAC? The symptoms of MAC can include high fevers, chills, diarrhea, weight loss, stomach aches, fatigue, and anemia (low numbers of red blood cells). When MAC spreads in the body, it can cause blood infections, hepatitis,... Read more »
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Anemia

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Anemia en primoinfeccion

Posted by Gago, 1 Reply
...y me hizo sexo oral sin proteccion ella a mi. La cuestion es que a los 9 dias me realice una analitica y me salio que tenia anemia, los leucocitos salieron en 7200 y la proporcion de linfocitos 36,5 % a las cuatro semanas del contacto me realice... Read more »

you'll NEVER look at a banana the same way

Posted by ItsFaith, 6 Replies
... Forget the pills -- eat a banana. The vitamin B6 it contains regulates blood glucose levels, which can affect your mood. Anemia : High in iron, bananas can stimulate the production of hemoglobin in the blood and so helps in cases of anemia. ... Read more »

Anemia y VIH

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Es cierto que la anemia les da a los enfermos con VIH en cualquier estado de la enfermedad, asi lo dijo los doctores Steve y Santana, pero estar con Read more »

Anemia y VIH

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...hola, quera preguntar que ms o menos cuando se produce una anemia como sntoma de VIH, a los pocos meses de la infeccin? o en fases ms avanzadas? Tengo que decir que la ultima prueba Elisa me Read more »