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Extended-Release Niacin May Reduce HAART-Related Dyslipidemia

Hi Dr. Henry:I just read about this and wondered if you had ever heard of this before and whether anyone had been using this before the study?Extended-Release Niacin May Reduce HAART-Related DyslipidemiaNEW YORK (Reuters Health) Aug 12 -...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Yes I am familiar with that study out of Washington U in St. Louis. The ACTG is conducting a larger dose ranging study on the effects and safety of that form of niacin which clearly has side effects including aggravating a tendency to diabetes but... Read more »

lypodystrophy and protease inhbitors

Would you say that it's true or false that protease inhibitors as a class are mostly responsible... Read more »

No-flush niacin vs. cholesterol & triglycerides

Nelson,For those of us that can't stand the "niacin flush", is there any indication whether the... Read more »
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High Prevalence of Obesity, Dyslipidemia and Inflammation Seen in Behaviorally Infected Adolescent Women

...therapy, and also higher in the women who were classified as being obese. To summarize, we saw a high prevalence of obesity, of dyslipidemia and inflammation in this group of behaviorally infected adolescent women, despite a relatively short... Read more »
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HAART, Dyslipidemia, and Hyperglycemia

...HAART has been associated with the frequent appearance of dyslipidemia -- elevated total and LDL cholesterol, decreased HDL cholesterol, elevated triglycerides -- as well as hyperglycemia leading Read more »
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Tesamorelin and Excess Deep Belly Fat

...around the breasts or abdomen ( lipohypertrophy ). These visible symptoms can be accompanied by higher levels of blood fats ( dyslipidemia ) and by changes in insulin or blood sugar ( hyperglycemia ). One common symptom, excess deep belly fat,... Read more »
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Dyslipidemia: Change to Tenofovir?

For the past few years, studies have increasingly highlighted the contribution of at least some of the nucleosides to increases in lipids, such as total cholesterol and triglycerides. Most recently, the Gilead 903 study comparing tenofovir (TDF,... Read more »
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Hiding behind HIV

Posted by Magnet, 4 Replies
I write this question in the hope of gaining insight from both HIV positive gay men as well negative men in "magnetic partnerships". I only now discovered this term "magnetic", as it relates to my life! It can no longer be a twist of fate that my... Read more »

Figures? what`s normal?... confused!

Posted by Dreamer76, 2 Replies
Hi Everyone, Hope this message finds you well!! i`m looking for the openion of people who have more experience than myself living with HIV. I was diagnosed on 20th Mar `09 (with a virus that`s resistant to alot of drugs) and have had 3 blood tests... Read more »

Whats the risk?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Whats the risk if I gave a guy a hand job, and noticed the next morning that I had a cut on my hand. Not sure if any semen touched the cut. Read more »

Whats with this

Posted by Bear60, 1 Reply
Deep throating? I did take it down deep but not rough. What's with this deep throating stuff? .................................................................... OK I copied this from AM I INFECTED. Excuse me???????? Read more »