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

Table of Contents Fat in the Body Switching HIV Drugs Fat Loss in the Face Temporary Facial Fillers Permanent Facial Fillers Taking Care of Yourself Fat in the Body Fat is needed for the body to function. It plays an important role inkeeping the skin and hair healthy, protecting body organs, and maintaining bodytemperature. Fat is also stored energy. There are different types of fat found in the body. Visceral fat is...
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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
Hi,One has to wonder how "protected" your hooker-nookie was if you managed to contract the clap (gonorrhea) during your episode of horizontal mattress mambo! As for antibiotic-induced oral candidiasis (thrush), just because penicillin... Read more »

aids come from what part of the body

what part of the body does aids come from...
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
The HIV virus affects and can infect many parts of the body. The lymph glands and blood cells called t lymphocytes are most often infected... Read more »

What's wrong with my body? Part II

Thanks Dr. Henry for your answer and your help. After reading your comments I would like to ask you if you recommend me to stop taking Oxandrin or staying on it. You also mentioned Uridine. I read about that before and assumed that it possibly work...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
It is unlikely that Oxandrin will help fat loss. I have seen no data regarding whether uridine will reverse fat loss in persons not taking D4T or AZT--hopefully data should be available in the future on that. KH... Read more »

What's wrong with my body? Part III HELP!!!

Thanks for your answer and help. I understand that Oxandrin is not going to recover lost subcutaneous fat, but the idea is only gaining weight and muscle. As a matter of fact, since I am taking it and working out I put 7 pounds (in 2 weeks). My...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
It is unlikely that short term use of Oxandrin would trigger a cardiac problem in the absence of other risk factors for cardiac disease (such as smoking, high LDL cholesterol levels, a strong family history of cardiac disease, high blood pressure,... Read more »
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AIDS-Like Disease Sweeping Asia, Parts Of U.S.

Posted by My3Cents, 1 Reply
"An AIDS-like disease which attacks the immune system has swept Asia and parts of the U.S. in a bizarre pattern, bewildering doctors and researchers.

The disease, which doesnt appear to be contagious, doesnt spread through a virus, unlike AIDS."

http:... Read more »

waiting is the hardest part ( i think)

Posted by Erica, 2 Replies
I am calling the clinic everyday checking for my results. The anxiety is killing me right now, I am shaking and so scared. My feet are constantly tinkiling and numb. I miss my boyfriend so bad. He came over yesterday with a new pair of iceskates... Read more »

dear gmanbil Can HIV affect the liver?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
dear gman,hiv itself affect the liver,while NOT on meds?,
my liver enzymes are always raised.my recent DNA PCR WAS NEG,for HIV.

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Part of today's problem

Posted by RevAnn, 2 Replies
So let me qualify myself for those who don't know me. I am 40 yo, was infected in 1980 (through a rape).

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... Read more »