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Caring for Your Heart if You Have HIV/AIDS

Table of Contents Heart Disease Basics Symptoms of Heart Attack Risk Factors for Heart Disease HIV and Heart Disease Reducing the Risk for Heart Disease Taking Care of Yourself Heart Disease Basics Many people think of heart disease as a problem for men, yet heart diseaseis the leading cause of death for women in the US. In fact, five times as manyAmerican women die from heart attacks each year as die from breast cancer. ...
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AIDS, Anemia and Heart Attack

Dear Doctor:I have been ill with AIDS since the beginning of this year. It has taken time, but I have slowly recovered since my diagnosis and hospitalization. CD4's are now 350 and VL is undetectable. Currently on Trizivir.Everything was...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Thanks for writing. It sounds like things are a bit overwhelming at the moment. To answer one of your questions first, do you have a chance to get through your AIDS-related problems and recover from your heart attack as well?... Read more »

PAPILOMA VIRUS

Mi nombre es Eduardo Huby mi esposa Katerina (HIV NEGATIVO), nos han detectado papiloma virus plano a los dos y nos han dicho que el tratamiento es con ALDARA , aqu en el Per no existe y quisiera saber si el Puerto Rico lo venden , ya que tengo...
Pablo Tebas, M.D.

Response from Pablo Tebas, M.D.

Washington University St. Louis, MO - Facultad de Medicina
En el tratamiento del condiloma plano se han usado diferentes medicaciones, algunas de ellas disponibles en Peru. Preparados con resina de podofilino o su derivado la podofilotoxina, el 5-fluorouracilo y el cido bi o tricloroactico han demostrado... Read more »

Tome medicacion anti-hiv, puede esconder el virus?

Dr. Santana :Muchas gracias por vuestra atencion ante todo. Mi pregunta es : despues de haber tomado medicacion anti-hiv (Indinavir y 3TC Complex), por un accidente durante 8 semanas, puede una PCR cualitativa (hecha en un muy buen laboratorio) a...
Jorge Santana Bagur, M.D.

Response from Jorge Santana Bagur, M.D.

Universidad de Puerto Rico
Estimado Eduardo:Los anticuerpos aparecen ante una respuesta antigenica causada por un estimulo antigenico (virus). Los medicamentos en nada interfieren con la cantidad de virus si estuviese presente o con la presencia de anticuerpos.Lo que si se ha... Read more »

Tome medicacion anti-hiv, puede esconder el virus?

Dr. Steve :Muchas gracias por vuestra atencion ante todo. Mi pregunta es : despues de haber tomado medicacion anti-hiv (Indinavir y 3TC Complex), por un accidente durante 8 semanas, puede una PCR cualitativa (hecha en un muy buen laboratorio) a los...
Steven M. Natterstad, M.D.

Response from Steven M. Natterstad, M.D.

Frascino Medical Group
Querido Eduardo de Buenos Aires,Te doy el dato ms importante: Eres VIH negativo! Despus de tomar la profilaxis postexposicin (PEP, en sus siglas en ingls), el examen para descartar una infeccin por VIH es el ELISA. Tu resultado negativo a los seis... Read more »
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panic attacks anyone?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Hi,

Have been living with this virus for15 years and am still on no anti-virals - Ts at 250,
Viral Load at 8000. Am, however, fighting chronic health problems (throat, tonsils) of
late and docs are... Read more »

New HIV virus - Is this the final answer?

Posted by TwinsDad, 2 Replies
My question is:
Why we Humans do not create a new virus strain that will merge with the original HIV virus and create a different mutation that will replicate until it reaches several mutations that are not bad for our organism or changes the... Read more »

The virus is ripping through me

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
My skin is burning through out my hole body. The virus really attacks when you go to sleep. I recieved oral sex from a women and i am convinced that i have been infected. I ordered a home test kit for me to get tested. I went to the emergency room... Read more »

Had A Real Attack of Tremor in the Evening

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Dear Friends,

I know you will advise me to get counseling, etc. My question is, if it is PN, or other HIV complications, would I have this strange pattern in my symptoms?

I got a severe attack of tremors at night, pulsation everywhere, but when I woke... Read more »