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Ways To Prevent Facial Wasting

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Proactive approach to avoid facial and body wasting

Doc.Is there any pro-action for avoiding losing body weight or facial wasting?I think that if we can make anything in advance to avoid it it is better to medicated afterwards.Thanks.
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...Hello, and thanks for posting. The best way to prevent fat and facial wasting is to avoid antiretroviral medications that cause this problem. The main culprits are the nucleoside analogues d4T (Zerit), Read more »

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... What Is AIDS Wasting? What Causes AIDS Wasting? How Is Wasting Treated? The Bottom Line What Is AIDS Wasting? AIDS wasting is the Read more »
Mark King

A Facial Wasting Update

... Hello my friends, There was a lot of interest in my earlier video blog " Treating My Facial Wasting ," so I wanted to give you an update by taking you along on my third visit to Dr. Gerald Pierone . The earlier blog covered Read more »
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Women and Wasting

...progress made in developingantiretroviral therapies, prophylaxis and treatments foropportunistic infections, the prevalence of wastingsyndrome appears to be increasing. Two studies havereported an increase in wasting syndrome as the... Read more »
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Facial Wasting

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Has anyone found a way to deal with facial wasting? I'm not on treatment yet but still have terrible facial wasting. Read more »

facial wasting and newfill

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...I am considering a procedure using New-fill for severe facial wasting. Anyone familiar with this? Please give me any first or second hand information about this. Thanks Read more »

wasting

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...This wasting issue is certainly confusing. Ive just read an answer where the doctor said that d4t and ddi are associated with this problem, Read more »