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Yoga And Hiv

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HIV Antibody Dissapearing? Yoga

Hi Dr. Bob! My question is say a person is HIV Positive and undergoes treatment -is it possible that they test negative for HIV during the antibody test after sometime after successfull treatment with meds or all HIV postive people no matter how...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,No, that does not happen. Even though antiretroviral drugs can drive HIV plasma viral load to "undetectable" levels for extended periods of time, the HIV-antibody test will remain positive. If it didn't, Read more »

sidhh yoga and AIDS cure

Dear doc,I live in india and here one person "guru" in meditation claims to cure AIDS. He has... Read more »

Hot Yoga

Hi Dr. BobI have a question about HIV and Hot Yoga. Hot Yoga is a series of 26 yoga postures... Read more »
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Test Positive Aware Network

Living With Yoga and HIV

...so simple, it seemed crazy. But the craze was highly addictive. With the help of my yoga teacher, I began studying a style of yogic massage originated in Thailand, as well as pranic energy work and tai chi. It seemed the more positive and... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New York Times Examines Yoga as Physical, Emotional Therapy for People Living With HIV/AIDS, Other Chronic Diseases

...how people with chronic diseases -- including HIV/AIDS, cancer, osteoporosis and Crohn's disease -- increasingly are choosing yoga classes to help reduce discomfort caused by medication side effects and pain and provide them with emotional... Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Depression and HIV/AIDS

...preparations used for depression that include St. Johns wort should not be taken with some HIV medications. Meditation, massage, yoga, breathing, and relaxation exercises are all alternative therapies that may help you feel better. Acupuncture... Read more »
The Well Project

Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

...narcotics may be considered. Other treatments can include: Topical lidocaine patch called Lidoderm Acupuncture, massage, yoga, hypnosis, and meditation A visit to the podiatrist to discuss how to care for your feet and whatshoes... Read more »
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hiv and yoga

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...London, who has been living with hiv for over 20 years and am in excellent health and spirts. I put this down to a recipe of yoga, meditation, diet, therapy, great sex and good helathy relationships! I teach astanga and iyengar yoga for a living,... 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 Read more »

Exercise and HIV

Posted by Anonymous
...I'm currently writing an article on exercise, yoga, and HIV and would be interested in speaking with people who are exercising and trying to maintain their weight, lose weight, Read more »

Iyengar Yoga teacher cycles 575 miles for AIDS

Posted by ynot, 3 Replies
...philanthropist efforts have not gone in vain. And, I applause your personal achievements. So how about assisting my friend, iyengar yoga teacher, tony eason in his efforts to provide AIDS Awareness, AIDS Services, AIDS Education, and AIDS... Read more »