I feel like I am reliving the beginning of the HIV epidemic back in the 80's. Lots of feelings from back then come to mind again. The lack of both the Reagan and Trump administration to ignore the science and growing numbers of cases and deaths, thus acting much too late. Tremendous fear of the unknown, and the feeling "am I going to get It"? All the loss of lives. And so much more. I feel numb. I think many of the long termers like me… read more
What is best time of day is everybody on here taking there hiv Medication just trying find out if there is any better time of day take there medication!
Lately ive noticed like a burning or tingling sensation on the top and sometimes the back of my head. Could this be from the medicine or something else. Just wondering if anyone else ever had this happen to them.
In an April 29 POZ article, "How many people with HIV are likely to get Covid 19"? it looks at all people that have been tested a surprisingly lower number of the cases are people with HIV. The assumption, persons with high CD 4,s, no viral load and on antiretroviirals have a more powerful defense to the virus. If you look at this aricle you will find this true in New York, other cities and countries. Of course people over… read more
When HIV meds were combined into a few pills - for many results were better compliance and better combo meds could be taken with/without food - the ‘new medical norm’ was working and we were getting better.
Do you take vitamin/mineral supplements? Must get those allusive micro-nutrients. Nutrient malabsorption sucks. Do you take Vitamin D (usually with Calcium?) Zinc? Antacids, Heart Burn or Acid Reflux meds? Blood pressure meds? Any psychotic, anti-psychotic or meds needing… read more
Whether it be at the office at work wherever you are, what song/music gets you through most of the day or best describes how you feel?