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Author Topic: 1 Year Anniversary  (Read 971 times)

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Offline PositivelyYours

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1 Year Anniversary
« on: August 10, 2007, 06:19:56 PM »
Hello,

I finally made it through one complete year of being HIV Positive.  When I received my diagnosis on August 10, 2006 - I didn't think it was possible, but it is.  I am most grateful that I feel okay, although I have my days.  Anyways, I hope everyone is doing okay and please hit up.
PositivelyYours

Diagnosed: 08/10/2006
08/31/06 CD4:240/VL:39,000
09/12/06 CD4:359/VL:50,000
11/16/06 CD4:509/VL:76,000 (Flu Shot)
02/13/07 CD4:270/VL:69,000
02/17/07 Developed the Shingles
02/20/07 CD4:326/VL (Not Tested)
03/20/07 CD4:484/VL:54,000
06/19/07 CD4:488/VL:51,000
09/18/07 CD4:372/VL:27,000
10/09/07 Took Flu Shot
12/18/07 CD4:408/VL:85,000
03/18/08 CD4:394/VL:116,000 (Still No Meds)
05/22/08 CD4:412/VL:63,000
08/13/08 CD4:362/VL:67,000
09/23/08 Took Flu Shot
10/15/08 CD4:340/VL:54,000
11/14/08 Started Atripla @ 9:45 p.m.
1/30/09 CD4:641/VL:<48 Copies
5/07/09 CD4:667/VL: Undetectable
12/02/09 CD4:759/VL: Undetectable
03/05/10 CD4:537/VL: Undetectable
03/16/10 Rec'd TB Skin Test, Pneumonia & Hep B Vac
04/15/10 Hep B & Tetanus Vac
6/10 CD4: 748 VL: Undet.

Offline Andy Velez

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Re: 1 Year Anniversary
« Reply #1 on: August 10, 2007, 06:38:10 PM »
We're not glad you needed to come here -- but we are glad you found your way here.

Getting through that first year after being diagnosed can be particularly challenging until you realize you're not going to fall through a black hole and yes, life is going to go on.

Remember that you're always welcome to ask questions here and/or to discuss anything that's on your mind.

Glad you have made it through the year.

Cheers,
Andy Velez

 


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