Resources

The Basics

Clinical Trials

Depression

Employment

  • Job Accommodation Network, free consulting on accommodations employers must make under the A.D.A.

Financial

  • A service to reduce your medical bills (they keep one-third of what they can save you)

General

Health

History

Informational

Legal

Medical

  • AIDS CLINICAL CARE
  • Adherence: Sticking to your doctor’s orders, especially taking pills consistently and on time. (One missed dose of antiviral medication gives you a 15% chance of developing resistance to that drug.)
  • The Merck Manual, 17th ed., 1999. See Section 13 on Infectious Diseases, and within it Chapter 154 on Antiviral Drugs and Chapter 163 on Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection
  • Chinese medicine & HIV
  • Side effects and HIV
  • More on Lipodystrophy and Wasting.
  • HIV-1 Encephalopathy and AIDS Dementia Complex

Medications

News

Nutrition

  • Nutrition and HIV (the hardcover, cheaper than the paperback) by Mary Romeyn, M.D.
  • Eating Positive: A Nutrition Guide and Recipe Book for People With Hiv/AIDS (March 1998), purchasable at a discount online from Amazon.com
  • Cooking for Life: A Guide to Nutrition and Food Safety for the Hiv-Positive Community (January 1997), paperback, purchasable at a discount online from Amazon.com
  • The Body’s Forum on Wasting, Diet, Nutrition and Exercise – run by three prominent experts
  • Claimed usefulness of dietary supplements and their interactions spelled out at buyers’ club

Resources

Social

Travel

Treatment