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When Does An Hiv Patient Become An Aids Patient

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Concerns Careing from HIV patient (CARING FOR AN HIV/AIDS PATIENT AT HOME)

I recently started caring from my brother who has Full blown AIDS with Cryptococcus meningitis. I wasnt paranoid about it until my toddler covered herself over with his throw and suddenly got a rash on both her arms and face. She had been inside all...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...there is no such thing as "Partially Blown AIDS." I'm delighted you are caring for your brother in his time of need. I wish all AIDS patients had loving family members to care for them and love them.Your fears about transmission are unwarranted.... Read more »


First I'd like to say your website is Godsend!Second, my daughter bought a few outfits at the mall,... Read more »

Skin hyperpigmentation in AIDS patients = an hypophyse dysfunction?

Is there any treatment or medicine for the hyperpigmentation in Aids patients? Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Prognosis for HIV/AIDS Patients Could Be Better Determined After Patients Begin Antiretroviral Treatment, Study Says

...Prognosis for HIV/AIDS patients might be better determined after the patient has received six months of antiretroviral therapy rather than before the patient Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Ophthalmology: Anti-HIV Drugs Save Vision, Improve Outlook for AIDS Patients

...recently reported that highly active antiretroviral therapy saves the eyesight as well as the lives of HIV patients, and that among AIDS patients with longstanding vision problems, those who took HAART reported higher overall quality of life. The... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Audit Finds New York City Agency Overpaid for Housing for HIV/AIDS Patients, Including Dead Patients

New York City's Human Resources Administration , which finds temporary shelter for people living with HIV/AIDS, paid $2.2 million in "questionable" payments over two and a half years, including paying for hotel rooms for patients who had already... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Zanzibar President Slams Discrimination Against HIV/AIDS Patients

...discriminating against those with HIV/AIDS, government and society should lend them all available assistance. In the meeting, some HIV/AIDS patients told Karume of their businesses' losing customers and their children being scolded everywhere... Read more »
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AIDS patient eradicted of HIV virus?

Posted by Mike89406, 4 Replies
Very interesting read while he went through some hardships doing this it sounds like the opening of a possible new door to treatment. The guy hasn't been on Meds for 600 days after a bone marrow transplant. ... Read more »

Boon for HIV & AIDS patients - Yoga Pranayama ....

Posted by akumar, 1 Reply
...Boon for HIV & AIDS patients - Yoga & Pranayama - Swami Ramdev From: akumar My dear Brothers & Sisters, Re: Great ancient Indian science "Yoga Read more »

AIDS Patients Face Downside of Living Longer

Posted by ScotCharles
...reach late middle age. There have been only small, inconclusive studies on the causes of aging-related health problems among AIDS patients. Without definitive research, which has just begun, that second wave of suffering could be a... Read more »

I work with AIDS patients

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
... I work with AIDS patients a lot and it's such a good time now. There is so much hope in the air. The AIDS floors are emptying out and people are feeling Read more »