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What Happens If A Person HIV Positive Uses Monistat?

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Fungal Infections

...pastas, and alcohol) all promote the growth of Candida Douching reduces levels of helpful bacteria in the vagina and is not recommended for HIV-positive women Treatment: Local treatment with over-the-counter creams like Monistat or Gyne-Lotrimin or prescription anti-fungal creams (HIV-positive women often need longer courses of treatment) For difficult-to-treat infections, use prescription oral anti-fungal drugs Alternative...
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Life expectancy of an HIV positive person on treatment

How many years does an HIV positive patient on HIV treatment survive?
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...year old to live 40 more years), other factors (use of IV drugs or presence of hepatitis C/smoking et cetera), and success of HIV treatment (suppressed virus and CD4 count > 500). One study predicted a 37-38 year survival for a non IV drug using... Read more »

Can a person progress from AIDS to HIV Positive

I like your answer to the question that it is possible to go from being classified as having full blown AIDS to being HIV positive. I am being treated by the AIDS Team at Duke University Medical Center. A year and a half ago, I had an astronomical...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
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RE: Please - For My Children (ANOTHER PERSON ABSOLUTELY CONVINCED THEY WERE HIV POSITIVE BUT IN REALITY WAS HIV NEGATIVE, 2010)

Dear Dr. Bob,I writing you today for two reasons: To tell you that you were right; and to thank you for being such an inspiration.After writing you the last time I still could not accept the fact I was negative, so I met with a Dr. at the University...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...definitive HIV-negative status.You should be WOO-HOO-ing, not worrying.Thank you for your donation to The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation (www.concertedeffort.org).Be well.Dr. Bobre: Please- For My Children Oct 30, 2009Dr. Bob,Thanks for... Read more »

HIV test after 7 months - exposure with HIV positive person

Dear doctor,I tested negative on fourth generation HIV A,B/p24 test on day 223 since my oral exposure to semen of HIV confirmed positive person without therapy (I did unprotected oral sex with ejaculation). How "woohoo" conclusive is my result for...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi Mike,Your negative HIV test at day 223 is definitive and conclusive. You know what comes next. Yep, that's right: WOO-HOO!Be well. Stay well. You're Read more »
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Systemic Candidiasis

...Naturally Chart for Treating Candidiasis Candidiasis is a fungal infection and among the most common conditions seen in people with HIV. While candidiasis is a rather common condition in general, it's often the first illness and sign that... Read more »
The Well Project

Gynecological Problems

...to treat yeast infections or don't finish the full course of treatment Treatments include: Over-the-counter creams like Monistat or Gyne-Lotrimin or prescription anti-fungal creams (HIV-positive women often need longer courses of treatment) ... Read more »
The Well Project

Did You Just Test HIV Positive?

...Allow yourself to feel what is inside you. It is OK to cry if you feel like it. Anger, fear, and sadness are emotions that most people with serious illnesses experience. You are facing the possibility of getting sick or dying. You may be scared... Read more »
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Coping With an HIV/AIDS Diagnosis

...just celebrate my life and beat it. That was my choice." Click here to read or listen to how other people disclosed their HIV status. D'Jaun Black Diagnosed in 2004 "Being HIV positive has been the greatest adventure I've ever... Read more »
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Just plain Tired!!!

Posted by LadyK26, 1 Reply
...for STDs and HIV but I was still in my window period. I was also treated for a yeast infection but that didnt go away. I tried monistat 1 and it cleared but came right back. Ive notice my lymphs r swollen and I am being treated for yeast yet... Read more »

working with hiv positive person

Posted by work35, 1 Reply
...Hello.. I hope this is not an ignorant question but here goes.. two part question.. Part one.. I just found out my co-worker is hiv positive.. he is healthy thank god.. and i really like him but I admit I am VERY uncomfortable at work.. we both... Read more »

I met an HIV Positive person for the first time

Posted by Barbdoll, 1 Reply
...by the fact that we hold a secret, a secret that we all know could change our lives if everyone knew. IT could change the way people look at us in society, the way we are treated in our homes, in our workplace. Just like everything changed when... Read more »

very scared

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I had an unprotected vag in march 06... In may I developed a yeast infection treated with monistat. In July came down with a 24 virus fever, diarreah, the fever went away in a day but the diarreah was there for a few days.It Read more »