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When Does HIV Affect B12

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Testosterone/B12/Vitamin D Tests?

Do you recommend these tests for an HIV/HCV/HBV pt? Thank you?
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
Perhaps, depending on the clinical situation. I don't normally recommend these tests in everyone as a routine screen. Read more »

What vitamins and minerals are depleted by HIV and medicaitons?

I have a twice-monthly injection of B-12. What other vitamins and minerals might HIV and... Read more »

Vitamin B12 shots

Hey Dr. Bob,I am an underweight man in my mid 30's who has been living with the virus since before... Read more »
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The Well Project

Women, Anemia and HIV/AIDS

...acid is found in dark greens, asparagus, lima beans, spinach, and beef liver. You could also take folic acid tablets. If your vitamin B12 levels are low, you may need B12 injections or formulations of B12 you put under your tongue, no matter how... Read more »
AIDS Treatment News

Homocysteine, HIV and Heart Disease

...homocysteine is strongly suspected to be unhealthy in many ways, because it can be easily controlled in many cases, and because vitamin B12 deficiency (which can cause excess homocysteine) is already an important risk for persons with HIV, we... Read more »
The Body

HIV News & Views, August 19, 2010

...your name to yourself, that's not a problem. We look forward to hearing from you! Advertisement   Vitamin B 12 and My Health It's important to maintain healthy vitamin B 12 levels to reduce the risk of serious... Read more »
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Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, September 7, 2010

...day. What do you know about this supplement? Does it hold any particular benefit for HIVers? Advertisement   Vitamin B 12 and My Health It's important to maintain healthy vitamin B 12 levels to reduce the risk of serious... Read more »
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Nutritionist??

Posted by sunflower, 3 Replies
...several days of average energy. Did anyone read that article on the home page about working with nano technology to deliver HIV drugs - it would slowly release the drug to system over time and doses would be every few months - how cool is that... Read more »

Preventive Antibiotics

Posted by picaropsv, 4 Replies
...not press the issue. Now he has ordered me to take a sulfite (the same I took for six months) three times a week, along with vitamin B12 (because this sulfite depleats the body of this vitamin) until my CD4s are up to 200, something that might... Read more »

Chronic Tonsil Cheese

Posted by brent4861, 10 Replies
...surprised. I went online to google.com to search and found out that kids get this and people with AIDS. This isn't able to be affected by antibiotic at all times cause it hides or something like that. I called my Doctor (Daniel Berger MD of... Read more »

some one please help

Posted by chrisbadmushroom, 5 Replies
...periodontal cavities, white sores on side of tung,sores in mouth,and on top of head, went to doctors they suggested i get an hiv test so i did results where neg. after about a month to month and a half i felt somewhat better nut still had oral... Read more »