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What Herbs And Alternative Medicine Help With Aids/hiv

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AIDS InfoNet

Alternative and Complementary Therapies

...therapies. Find out as much as you can before you start using an alternative therapy . Let your health care provider know about the therapies you are using. For more information, see the web site of the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine at http://nccam.nih.gov/ .
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is use of homeopathic medicine for sinusitis during window period of hiv has any effect on hiv??? (HOMEOPATHY, 2010)

sir...i am using homeopathic medicine for sinusitis(sinus in nose) disease since nov 2009 and is continuous using that till now....on 30 mar 2010 i had a sex with a prostitute 0f unknown hiv status and on 01 sep 2010 and on 15 sep 2010 i...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...and PhDs are cahooting with the pharmaceutical community for kick backs --not cures?Secondly...I've always been a believer in herbal medicines.. I take oil of oregano for viral infections, not bacterial ones, i take garlic oil pills at night as a... Read more »

robert theres medicine for hiv/aids (HOO-IMM , 2010)

i know a person in mumbai who was tested hiv positive in 1997 (through western blot metod)and after getting treatment(the name of the medicine is hooimm plus) from hakh research and medical foundation in mumbai, he again got tested for hiv, and the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...herbal therapy that does absolutely nothing to treat, let alone cure, HIV or any other disease. It's another SCAM (so called alternative medicine). Check out my latest blog and you'll find many other phony HIV/AIDS cures. Don't be duped by these... Read more »

I want to treat my HIv the natural way

I don't trust all those toxic chemicals you guys push. I want to use alternative complementary therapies. Which ones work best?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...they are safe and effective. In fact the National Institutes of Health (NIH) have a division called the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine devoted to this field. The irrefutable scientific evidence to date is that none of... Read more »

alternative medicine

What are your thoughts on the continual lack of attention and sometimes sudden persecution of passionate health care advocates and health professions alike, that work in the field of alternative HIV treatment? I dont think that it would be plausible...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
...medications.By the way, our US government (with all of it's shortcomings) does invest a whole NIH division, the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine to your very question.BY Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine by HIV-Infected Outpatients in Ontario, Canada

...The term complementary and alternative medicines (CAM) has been used to denote a wide variety of pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic therapies. The most cited definition of CAM Read more »
The Body

Hocus-Pocus: Quantum Quackery, aka Alternative Medicines for HIV/AIDS

... Simply put, alternative medicine (taking an alternate treatment in place of combination antiretroviral treatment -- as opposed to complementary therapies taken Read more »
Seattle Treatment Education Project

The Liver and Living with HIV/AIDS: A Naturopathic Perspective

...the rate at which Crixivan (IDV, or indinavir) is broken down in the liver, making the medication less effective in fighting HIV. Most substances -- whether medication, food, drink, or air -- have the potential to alter liver functions. When... Read more »
AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

Complementary Medicine and HIV/AIDS: A Resource Guide

...www.creative.net/ iep/index.html ; 3450 16th Street, San Francisco CA 94114, Tel: 415-252-8711. (treatment and education about the use of Chinese medicine for persons with HIV) Yoga for HIV Integral Yoga Institute, 227 W. 13th St., New... Read more »
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Traditional Chinese Medicine and AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...fight off colds, flu and respiratory infections. There is some tantalizing evidence that suggests it may also help fight the AIDS virus. A study was done in 1988 which demonstrated that it almost completely stopped the AIDS virus in... Read more »

HIV and AIDS- NATUROPATHIC PHYSICIANS

Posted by bradford, 1 Reply
...no money in wellness! There are no shortages of researchers exploring the positive benefits of vitamin supplementation and complementary and alternative medicine. However, government funding very often never materializes! Without government... Read more »

Please help!! This can help make a difference!

Posted by camuse, 1 Reply
...University in San Francisco. I am recruiting participants for a research project on coping style, spiritual well-being, and complementary and alternative medicine in Persons living with HIV/AIDS who are 18 + years of age and use complementary... Read more »

Please help! Your input can make a difference!

Posted by camuse, 2 Replies
...University in San Francisco. I am recruiting participants for a research project on coping style, spiritual well-being, and complementary and alternative medicine in Persons living with HIV/AIDS who are 18 + years of age and use complementary... Read more »