Get basic facts about heart disease – what it is, symptoms of heart attack, HIV and heart disease, how to reduce your risk factors, and more.
Submitted on : Jan 4, 2017
Lipodystrophy means abnormal fat changes. This article addresses treatments for fat loss, or lipoatrophy.
Submitted on : Oct 18, 2016
Get basic information about a variety of approaches to treating the metabolic changes that may result from living with HIV or taking HIV drugs.
Submitted on : Oct 18, 2016
Learn about a variety of treatments for fat gain, or lipohypertrophy.
Submitted on : Oct 18, 2016
Get basic information about lipodystrophy: body shape changes, metabolic complications, and causes and treatment of fat loss and fat gain.
Submitted on : Oct 17, 2016
Learn what hyperlipidemia is, how to know if you have it, and options for lowering your lipid levels, including important tips on dietary fats.
Submitted on : Sep 7, 2016
I have Hyperadiposity, one of the 2 sub-definitions of this complication of HIV (lipodystrophy), excess fat in my belly and back. Did it come from the Crixivan I took many years ago or is it a...
Submitted on : Sep 12, 2012
(Dr Albert Canas applies Sculptra in my face) Yes , many people are very afraid to start their HIV medications because of lipoatrophy or lipodistrophy (fat loss or gaining fat in some areas). Well...
Submitted on : Oct 3, 2011

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Learn about reasonable accommodation in the workplace, your rights by law as a person living with HIV, and how to take care of yourself at work.

From February 22 to February 26, 2016, approximately 4,000 scientists, clinicians, and HIV advocates from 96 countries gathered in Boston for the Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI).

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