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What Kind Of Vitamin To Take For Herpes

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Vitamins and Minerals

Why Are Vitamins and Minerals Important? What Are Antioxidants? How Much Do I Need? Which Nutrients Are Important? What About Other Supplements? Can Nutrients Be Harmful? For More Information Why Are Vitamins and Minerals Important? Vitamins and minerals are sometimes called micronutrients. Our bodies need them, in small amounts, to support the chemical reactions our cells need to live. We get them from food or supplements because...
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OK, So What's the Best "Kind" of Vitamin D?

OK, so HIV+s are supposed to take supplements of Vitamin D if they come out, as most do, deficient or low. Now what's a good form of Vit D that has good bioavailability and absorption? Inquiring minds want to know! Thanks Nelson!!...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
Thanks for your kind words. I am just a guy trying to stay in control of his health and help his peers via his own hypochondria-induced research and reading.Two studies, one in 1998 and the other in 2004, found out that, at very high doses (4,000 IU... Read more »

Taking to many diffrent kinds of meds

taking all these medications at one time makes me sick norvir epsicom lexiva bystolic prenatal vitamins methadone should i break up the timing for taking nthese meds...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hello and thanks for posting.There's no particular need to take all of your medications at the same time; and taking them with a little food in your stomach may help decrease some of your side effects.Hope that helps,BY... Read more »

Kindly help me

Hello,my age is just 26i had a sex with a stranger in 2003. there was intercourse alos. the penis has been in contact with vaginal fluid during the entire act. also her eyes use to glow and there was fresh wound on which she sprayed blood. what...
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
I am sorry you are doing so poorly. The tests indicate that HIV is not the cause of your symptoms. It is not possible for me to diagnose you through the internet. You should find a good internist or GP that you trust, perhaps someone recommended... Read more »

your kind advise please

Dear Dr. Holodniy,First of all kindly give me the chance to thank you and thank everyone in the body for helping us get over what we have to live with.Your advice is highly appreciatedNine weeks after my exposure I decided to get tested the results...
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
You need a western blot confirmatory test.... Read more »
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Freaking Out:Jblue and Other Kind Souls!!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hey People...I don't know what to do:Every symptom that seems to be worht a look and is associated with HIV ,I seem to have,I'm NOT imagining these things:
Anyway long and the short of it is I started out with bumps on my penis and subsequently what... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies

hi,everyone,i went to the doctors today and my cd4 count is still falling.example oct 01 cd4 820,
march02 cd4 700,
june 02 cd4 560,
for the last test in june,i used a different lab,
could that make such a difference?.
my exposure was in june/july01.
ive... Read more »

Could I have herpes?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
OK sup guys. Here's the dilemma. I met this girl on my last day as a feshman in college. We took a liking to eachother and I kissed her on the cheek a couple of times and kissed er on the neck. I did not kiss her on the lips and did see any open... Read more »

got herpes and HIV?

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
Ok so 7 weeks ago I had sex with a guy I met and he told me he doesnt have HIV. Well about 14 days later I noticed I got infected with herpes. This had to of been from him since I never had it before. I wasnt sure how I got it since we had... Read more »