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When To Take Hiv Medication

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HIV Test / HIV Medication

Hi -My partner, we have been together over a year, is HIV positive. I had symptoms back in february which seemed like seroconversion, and an ora quick came back positive in February as well. After that, I performed high risk sexual activity...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...essentially impossible to sort out exactly what's going on with you because (1) you've made inappropriate assumptions about your HIV status based on incomplete testing; (2) you choose to have unsafe sex with your positively charged partner; and... Read more »

HIV Medication and formication

Can HIV medication cause formication (the sensation of crawling insects on the skin)? I'm taking... Read more »

Best HIV Medical Centers In India

I have to go back to India, due to my Visa issue.I am currently on Atripla, Please, let me know the... Read more »
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AIDSinfo

Starting Anti-HIV Medications

... Terms Used in This Fact Sheet AIDS: acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. AIDS is the most severe stage of HIV infection. People infected with HIV are diagnosed Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Questions and Answers on the Use of HIV Medications to Help Prevent the Transmission of HIV

...HIV? Can HIV Medications Help Prevent the Transmission of HIV? Medications used to treat HIV infection (antiretroviral drugs) help many people with HIV to lower the levels of virus in their blood (viral load) to undetectable levels.... Read more »
The Body

This Month in HIV: Top 10 HIV Medical Stories of 2006 Summary

...pitted against one another for the first time in this study which was funded by the U.S. National Institutes of Health-funded AIDS Clinical Trials Groups (ACTG) study. The results were unexpectedly mixed: People on Sustiva (efavirenz, Stocrin)... Read more »
The Body

Overweight People With HIV See Lower CD4 Gain While on HIV Medications, Study Suggests

...the two, right? That's very correct. Thus far in our conversation, I've really focused on the HAART era, since we have these drugs available in the developed world. I've also focused on these results because there are very little data about the... Read more »
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long time without hiv medication but ignored in sw

Posted by thriller, 2 Replies
...situation. I m not an "alternative freak" so dont get me wrong here. and im not saying to others what to do in their life with hiv. But am l alone in this situation?? I am reluctant to hear the same thing over and over again but still l want to... Read more »

HIV-Specific Medications AT COST - a new service

Posted by CanDoMeds, 1 Reply
...To The Body Forum users, Please allow me to introduce a new public service that my company is offering to HIV-positive patients. My business partner, Dr. Mark Galea, and I have decided to create a special program for certain medical populations, Read more »

HIV Positive Doctors and Medical Students

Posted by JumptheHorizon, 4 Replies
...Hi everyone, I have good reason to be worried that I have HIV, and am waiting the time to be retested (first was negative, which was about one month after I think I could have been infected, Read more »

Director of HIV Medical Services Phila.

Posted by Anonymous
...Esperanza Health Center Director of HIV Services We are currently recruiting an HIV Specialist Board Certified in Internal Medicine or Family practice to provide care Read more »