What Age Group Is Affected By Hiv
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University of British ColumbiaYou should consider treatment sooner rather than later. The prognosis of untreated HIV infection is poorer for you than for someone of a younger age, over and apart from the fact that, due to the resistance pattern you are describing and the... Read more »
University of Minnesota, School of MedicineAge has a general effect on decreasing the degree of CD4 recovery on antiretroviral therapy (there is a wide range of residual thymic tissue/function that generally decreases with age). The lower the CD4 count and the older the patient then the... Read more »
University of Miami School of MedicineI'm not sure what the parents are objecting to. Do they object to education about sexuality? If so, then this needs to be discussed and resolved. Different parents and communities have various standards as to when kids should learn about sex.... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello Pillboy,Morbidity means illness. Mortality refers to pushing up daisies.Your friend is woefully misinformed. HIV/AIDS is a slowly progressive disease that does not have a cure. That makes it a terminal (fatal) condition. Yes, we have made... Read more »
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Posted by AnonymousJoin other positive young adults - find support and friends around the KC Metro area...this is restricted to young adults ages 17-25.
Starting Mondays 4:00 - 5:30pm at KC Free Health Clinic, 3515 Broadway, KCMO
Call Lara at 816-753-5144 ext. 243
Group... Read more »
Posted by AnonymousI would like to invite anyone who has a friend or family member with HIV - and is needing to talk about this - to a new email group called HIV Affected. This support group will consist of others just like you, people who don't know where to... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyHi there!
I'm newly diagnosed as HIV+. I was infected through heterosexual contact. I haven't started any medications yet, but have sought treatment with a really great doctor. I'm looking for people in my age range (21-29) that are in a similar... Read more »
Posted by southpolplusHello All,
We only need 7 more people to make this project successful! Help us out! Even more would be great!
NO/AIDS Task Force invites you to help with a program by name SouthPOL+ (www.southpolplus.com). This program is looking for MSM (men who... Read more »
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