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Yogurt And Hiv

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Bone Disease and HIV/AIDS

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Vitamin Research in HIV- anything exciting now?

NelsonI have been reading your emails about supplements and HIV and you seem to be concerned that the research has slowed down. My question is: what is being studied right now, if any?ThanksTony
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
...actually found some really interesting studies that are currently enrolling:Micronutrient Supplemented Probiotic Yogurt for HIV/AIDS and Other Immunodeficiencieshttp://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00517803?term=HIV&recr=Open&rank=441 Effects of... Read more »

cure for hiv

Hi Dr. BobI just saw this commercial on tv for a dannon yogurt product called activite or something and it says it boosts your immune system. If an HIV positive person ate Dannon yogurt constantly HIV would probably never wear down their immune...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Be reasonable. Do you really think that consuming Dannon yogurt "constantly" is all it takes to defeat HIV's destruction of the immune system??? If that were the case, don't you think the 40,000,000 of us infected would all be hanging Read more »

Unbearable bloating with anything I eat or drink

I have been HIV positive for 29 years and AIDS for 23. All is going pretty good ; just to be here, but my stomach bloating is unbearable and I think it is leading to other problems. I take Selzentry, viramune and isentress anthing I can do for...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...modest benefit. For some patients macrobiotic diet or at least active culture yogurt on a regular basis may help. Your particular HIV regimen usually compares well to other regimens regarding gut side effects so I cannot with any confidence... Read more »

Male Yeast infection and HIV

I have been HIV since 1998 and my numbers has gone up and down but since in decent health. But every time my cd4 goes down they put me on antibiotics for a few months and I in up with yeast infections due to the antibiotics. I am 43 uncircumcised...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...overgrowth in various places (mouth, skin, vagina, foreskin areas). Use of topical antifungals or including active culture yogurt in your diet (to try to replenish more normal bacteria throughout your body) help some patients handle recurrent... Read more »
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A "Cultured" Response to HIV: Probiotics in Yogurt Could Hold Keys to Optimal Gut Health in HIVers

...and can be a healthy alternative to most pastries or potato chips. But can it also raise CD4 counts and protect against some HIV-related infections? Maybe so, say some researchers. A recent article in the journal Nature Medicine explores the... Read more »
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ongoing symptoms

Posted by hopfullindy, 2 Replies
...otc suppository. It's still here and no one knows what to do for it. Anyone have any suggests? I am taking garlic and eating yogurt. Read more »

Yeast infections and HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...I have read that recurrent yeast infections are a sign of HIV. I was tested 2 1/2 months after myexposure and it was negative, yet I have had two yeast infections since. During this time Read more »

Me Again I another question

Posted by endlsskys, 2 Replies
...Ok I have been on this site for over a month and Found out I was 100% HIV positive. My next step is trying to find a case manager. I have a list of questions that are bothering me that I need answered Read more »

long term side effects

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...particular regimen and even any little things that happened even if they resolved. I know there is no one size fits all ion hiv treatment, but the more imformation from real pozzies on real drugs can empower us. Read more »