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The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part III: Treatments for Metabolic Changes

...drugs. Diet and Exercise Some people are able to control their glucose levels and decrease theirlipid levels by keeping their weight down, changing their diet, and increasingexercise. While very few studies have looked at the effect of nutrition onlipodystrophy, some small studies have shown benefits. For example, loweringthe amount of fats and carbohydrates you eat may help reduce triglyceridelevels. More fiber in the diet may help...
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Dr. Bob Please help me before I mutilate my body parts..............(PROPER CONDOM USE, 2009)

Dr. BobHello hope all is well with you. Dr. Bob im going crazy. I had an issue with an escort protected sex, but got gohnerea. As of 6 weeks after i have not been the same. 4 weeks into my window period I had my wisdom teeth removed, all 4. 6 weeks...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...newly developed "female condom," which is inserted directly into the vagina instead of placed on the penis, offers the same effective protection as a regular condom. Learning how to use condoms is like learning how to achieve sexual fulfillment.... Read more »

Zambian Counseller please answer Sir, BODY MASS INDEX AND SEROCONVERSION, ANY RELATIONSHIP?

Respected Sir,and My Guru, people here beleive that those who are fat take longer to seroconvert if they are fat, could you kindly clarify Sir.I take this opportunity to thank you for your blessings,of late I did several lectures to poultry farm...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Whether a Two-Ton Tessie or a Twiggy, the time to HIV seroconversion would not change! Fat has no effect on the HIV window period.I applaud your compassionate efforts and good deeds! If we all did our part, we could stop HIV cold Read more »

How do additional deal with hiv body

Dr. BobI am recently diagnosed with hiv, and will be starting medication very soon. I am currently finishing off my masters in organic chemistry (biochem undergrad) and am very in tune to the workings of the body. As such have been doing a lot of...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...automatic when you do an aerobic workout (swimming, running, elliptical machine, biking, sex, whatever). There are other beneficial effects of exercise as well. These include not only production of feel-good endorphins, but also the highly... Read more »

HIV = AIDS Part II

Okay, it's me again:20+ years untreated viral load undetectable for over 7 years when it was detectable it was never higher than 54 So the gist of the situation, if I understand it correctly, is that HIV's very presence in the body is gradually...
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
...slide. We don't know enough about the natural history of immune recovery in people who have HCV treated first and then their HIV. My thought is if you remove one viral stimulus(HCV), which could be activating your CD4 cells and causing them to be... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

AIDS Vaccines

...helps the immune system respond to a specific germ or virus. A vaccine can prevent an infection. However, no vaccine is 100% effective. Most vaccines being used in the US are between 70 and 95% effective. Vaccines can help individuals by... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part I: Treatments for Fat Gain

...treatments being explored for HIV-related fatgain. Human Growth Hormone Human growth hormone (hGH) is naturally produced in the human body. Twodrugs have been developed based on hGH that have shown the ability to reducevisceral belly fat: ... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part II: Treatments for Fat Loss

...lipodystrophy. If you are considering a treatment, getas much information as you can about the choices available to you. Thelong-term effects are unknown and results can be different from person toperson. It is important to consult with a... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Wasting Syndrome

...weakness and fever. Wasting is linked to disease progression and death. Losing just 5% of body weight can have the same negative effects. Wasting is still a problem for people with AIDS, even people whose HIV is controlled by medications. Part of... Read more »
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Part of today's problem

Posted by RevAnn, 2 Replies
...Now, I am concerned that we have become our own worse enemies for education. I too am guilty. We are telling people that HIV/AIDS is not a death sentance. By doing so, we are telling people that HIV/AIDS is not to be feared. How ever, I... Read more »

HIV vaccine in the making

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...diseases that is similar to HIV but not HIV itself. and according to this study, they tested this vaccine in monkey and it was effective..??!! of course it would be effective, because monkeys dont get HIV. i mean, am i wrong? i must be missing... Read more »

Scientists Discover 'Natural Barrier' to HIV

Posted by MOCHA
...Center in Amsterdam. "And since generally all tissues on the outside of our bodies have Langerhans cells, we think that the human body is equipped with an antiviral defense mechanism, destroying incoming viruses," Geijtenbeek said. The finding,... Read more »

Crystal meth can make you test 'HIV'

Posted by Anonymous
...Butyl-, and Isobutyl-Nitrite) should also now be upgraded and reclassified as a Class A drug because the illegal drugs long-term effects can be lethal to gay mens health. In the early 1980s poppers were documented to cause the development of KS... Read more »