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What Is The Current Life Expectancy Of A Person Infected Hiv

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HIV positive - question about life expectancy (LIFE EXPECTANCY, 2010) (PROGNOSIS, 2010)

I have just had a 5 week test result come back positive.I couldnt get answer from my doc, so wanted to ask you.How long can people with HIV live on HAART? - I know there isnt one figure- just wondering if there are ball park figures?Any info would...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...FHello Alan,The clinical course of HIV varies considerably from person to person. Life expectancy with HIV/AIDS depends on many confounding variables, including viral strain, access to and adherence with potent antiretroviral Read more »

Current Life Expectancy?

I was diagnosed with HIV at the start of 1996 shortly after losing my virginity. I commenced... Read more »

Hiv+ african

I have been on Arv for the past ten years, and presently I am taking Combivir and Kaletra.I have... Read more »
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What Is HIV?

...reason to think that your life will be any shorter with HIV than it would have been without it. The latest information on life expectancy for HIVers shows that HIV-positive people who are on treatment can expect to live well into their 60s... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Selling Your Life Insurance

...sell a group policy you got as an employee. Have a terminal illness. Usually, a doctor needs to say that you have a limited life expectancy. The more medical problems you document, the higher the bid you may get for your policy. If you have a... Read more »
AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

Whose Life is it Anyway?

...properties" such as "reliability" (the tendency to answer questions in a consistent manner) and "validity" (the tendency for peoples' answers to correspond with their other known characteristics). Some measures have also established "norms"... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among American Indians and Alaska Natives

...Indian and Alaska Native population with a high school diploma (66%) in 1990 was less than the national average (75%). 11 Life expectancy for American Indians and Alaska Natives is shorter than that for persons of other races/ethnicities in... Read more »
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Unusual case. Ongoing Low CD4 - HIV possible?

Posted by Tryin2BRational, 4 Replies
...either. 7. Generally speaking, if there is nothing actively causing the low cd4, does having low numbers mean a shorter life expectancy. I'm only thinking this because of the natural immune system wear down as you age - but I'm already at a... Read more »

Resistant, then what? How many lines of therapy?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...will cross all barriers of current resistant forms of HIV, Are there any? I'm trying to get some accurate calculation on my life expectancy without al the pie in the sky hype. I wish to make this expectancy based on hard science. Does this make... Read more »

Life Expectancy

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...What is the concensus on this board on the average life expectancy of someone who is newly diagnosed with HIV? Read more »

Recently tested positive....

Posted by RBW60, 13 Replies
...my neck.. He said it was a lymphnode but I didn't have any others. Because of the new CDC regulations I said why not do an HIV test. My last test was in mid 2002 and I was negative. He said labs take about 4 business days and if I didn't hear... Read more »