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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
HIV Treatment : Unfortunately there are now 34 different medications and the costs will vary from state to state. This is a site to answer personal health concerns wi ... Read More

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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
36 years experience Infectious Disease
Coming soon: In the us, there are some generic HIV drugs available, but generally not the ones we prefer to use. That will be changing in the next few years. High ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Sturgis
29 years experience Pathology
Life saving: Usual life expectancy for someone with new HIV infection is 8 to 10 years (without treatment). If a person has a good diet and practices a healthy li ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
HIV medications: By suppressing the viral replication the virus cannot infect new cells nor damage a person's immune cells. Treat early and do not let one's immune sys ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Numerous: Multiple classes of anti-retrovirals each containing several different drugs and each with a wide spectrum of side-effects. Too much information to b ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sameer Ismailjee
22 years experience Travel Medicine
HIV life expectancy: Patients infected with HIV can live to a normal life-expectancy age (70s-80s) if they continue their HIV meds and regular medical follow-up.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
31 years experience Family Medicine
Yes but clarify: I am assuming you are referring to one member of the couple having HIV and is on medication. Condom use is never 100% protective in preventing the sp ... Read More
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A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: See your specialist. He/she will have specific answers to these questions.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Sturgis
29 years experience Pathology
YES!: When antiviral medications are taken in combinations and as prescribed with strict adherence to the regimens, these drugs can allow patients to live f ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
They ALWAYS do that: I'm glad you're health conscious. That's what lymph nodes are supposed to do. Everybody has a few palpable ones that come and go. They're your friends ... Read More
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