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What Caused Hiv

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Hypothyroidism could it be caused by HIV or by HIV Treatment?

Hi:Im a 38 y/o Puertorrican who was diagnosed HIV positive by the end of 2009 and my doctor estimate I most probably had contracted the virus about a year before. In March 2010 I started participating in a double blinded Clinical Research Protocol...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Hypothyroidism appears to be modestly more common in HIV+ persons than in the general population (where it occurs on a modest rate). There has not been a link established between any Read more »

HIV and the brain...VIVID DREAMS cause by HIV iteslf or by meds?

Dear Dr.Henry;I've recently acquired HIV after engaging in a hand-job & boob-job with a commercial... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Human Growth Hormone Could Reduce Fat Deposits Caused by HIV Treatment, JAMA Study Finds

... Low doses of human growth hormone can reverse some of the abnormal fat distribution caused by HIV treatment and lower the risk of cardiovascular disease, but the hormone could increase the risk of side effects in people Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

21 Doctors, Officials Face Charges in Kazakhstan for Causing HIV Outbreak

...statement today, the Chief Prosecutor's office said it has charged 21 doctors and health officials with criminal offenses that caused an HIV outbreak in southern Kazakhstan. Some 84 children and 12 mothers were infected through blood transfusions... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV-Positive Woman Whose Daughter Allegedly Died of AIDS-Related Causes Without Having HIV Test Appears on TV to Plead Case

...Times , 12/9). Christine Maggiore, who has tested HIV-positive and breastfed both of her children, does not believe that HIV causes AIDS and is the founder of Alive & Well AIDS Alternatives , a not-for-profit organization that challenges "common... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

21 Doctors, Officials Go On Trial in Kazakhstan Charged With Causing HIV Outbreak

... In Almaty on Friday, trial began in the case of 21 doctors and health officials accused of causing an outbreak of HIV in Kazakhstan. Blood transfusions from unscreened donors or the use of contaminated needles are blamed Read more »
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Oral Sex causing HIV?

Posted by jinLA, 4 Replies
...provoked depression since. I went to get tested today at my hospital's urgent care. I insisted on getting the PCR or NAT test because if infected, I am likely not seroconverted. Unfortunately, the doc insisted that they always do screening... Read more »

condom broke can cause HIV ?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...weeks that there very very small ulcer (pin head size) under head of penis. It's not ithing or tingling at all. Am I risk of HIV ? Read more »

Can Semen In Nose Cause HIV?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...tonsils. in the back of my mouth, there are what appear to be white patches. i assumed that taking these cold meds my have caused thrush. i'm not really sure. at the same time i started to get my cold, i also started having diarrhea. it has... Read more »

Joint Pain caused by liver, HIV, meds, arthritis?

Posted by ScotCharles, 3 Replies
...meds? Don't laugh now, but my elbows are warm to the touch, and I have a burning pain in them. I have liver problems which cause my right shoulder and the right side of my neck to hurt, but the elbow problems are new. I have had joint pain in... Read more »