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Whats Parts Of The Body Does Aids Affect

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The Well Project

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

...gain may also be linked to the use of HIV drugs including proteaseinhibitors. There are several 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: Serostim: This drug is a man-made version of hgH Tesamorelin: This drug is a man-made growth...
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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
...Using two condoms for extra protection. "Double bagging" can lead to condom failure, because the latex-on-latex friction can affect the integrity of the condom.6. Applying the condom only just before ejaculation rather than from start to... 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
...when you feel sick, you eat less than normal. Some medications can upset your stomach, and some opportunistic infections can affect the mouth or throat. This makes it difficult to eat. Also, some medications and infections cause diarrhea. If you... 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 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
...make recommendations regarding whether your palpitations should warrant visits to the ER. Oxandrin can lead to some swings in emotions in some patients. KH Read more »
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The Well Project

Lipodystrophy, Body Changes and HIV/AIDS

...neck ("buffalo hump") Round lumps of fat may appear under the skin (lipomas) Some studies show that lipodystrophy affects men and women differently.Women are more likely to see fat gain in their breasts and stomachs while menare more... Read more »
The Body

This Month in HIV: 2009 Update on Body Shape Changes and HIV/AIDS

...data on that, I must say. I don't know that I answered the last question well enough. But, there are many factors that will affect what happens to the patient. These factors can be related to the virus, they can be related to the HIV medication... Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Anemia and HIV/AIDS

...people. Although the rate of serious anemia has dropped since people started using HIV drug combinations, anemia continues to affect up to 30 percent of HIV-positive people taking HIV drugs. Factors that are linked to a higher rate of anemia in... Read more »
The Body

Coping With an HIV/AIDS Diagnosis

... For most people, the hardest part of adjusting to life with HIV isn't the physical issues -- it's the emotional ones. In parts of the world where effective HIV treatment is readily available, HIV is now considered a chronic disease, much like... Read more »
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Joint Pain? AnonOne? Aids2HIV?

Posted by WhatDoIDo, 1 Reply
...Hi all. I had a few questions. When someone experiences early symptoms of HIV, do they all come at once? Or can they come seperately. I have had diarrhea for more than a month now, then I started having Read more »

Online Study: Your views

Posted by Nina
...in Health Informatics at University College London, UK. The project is looking at the use of online support groups for people affected by HIV and AIDS from the users points of view. I am hereby inviting anyone who is interested to take part in... Read more »

Online Study: Your views- a reminder

Posted by Nina
...in Health Informatics at University College London, UK. The project is looking at the use of online support groups for people affected by HIV and AIDS from the users points of view. I am hereby inviting anyone who is interested to take part in... Read more »

Online Study: Your views

Posted by Nina
...in Health Informatics at University College London, UK. The project is looking at the use of online support groups for people affected by HIV and AIDS from the users points of view. I am hereby inviting anyone who is interested to take part in... Read more »