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Offline Mrmojorisin

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LIFE
« on: December 02, 2012, 05:15:23 AM »
LIFE magazine had an interesting article on their website...I remember the ad, but very little about the controversy surrounding it..but then again, I was living in Germany at that time..


http://life.time.com/history/behind-the-picture-the-photo-that-changed-the-face-of-aids/#1
Started Meds On 5/1/2012 Norvair, Truvada, Prezista, and Bactrim

4/17/2012--CD4 83/ VL 353,000  7.0%
5/15/2012--CD4 218/ VL 4,970    14.1%
6/27/2012--CD4 146/ VL 420      6.1%
10/11/2012-CD4-223/ VL-62       9.5%
2/14/2013--CD4-215/ VL-119      13.6%
7/3/2013---CD4-256/ VL-UD       18.0%
10/18/2013 CD4-223/ VL-UD       22.2%
01/23/2014-CD4-381/VL-UD       25.3%--Dropped the Bactrim

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Offline spacebarsux

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Re: LIFE
« Reply #1 on: December 02, 2012, 05:40:19 AM »
A very moving picture. Nice article too. Thanks for sharing.
Infected-  2005 or early 2006; Diagnosed- Jan 28th, 2011; Feb '11- CD4 754 @34%, VL- 39K; July '11- CD4 907@26%,  VL-81K; Feb '12- CD4 713 @31%, VL- 41K, Nov '12- CD4- 827@31%

Offline mikeyb39

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Re: LIFE
« Reply #2 on: December 02, 2012, 09:09:51 AM »
Those pics are so sad, but important to see.  Its hard to think what these folks were thinking at the time.  I can't imagine going to a doctor and them telling you that you only have so many months/years to live.  No treatment to be had really.
11/02/2010  cd4-251, vl-591000
12/09/2010  started Atripla
02/18/2011  cd4-425, vl-800
06/10/2011  cd4-447, vl-70
10/10/2011  cd4-666, vl-80
01/05/2012  swiched med (prezista,norvir ,isentress, )
02/10/2012  cd4-733, vl-UD  Viread removed
06/10/2012  cd4-614, vl-UD
12/14/2012  cd4-764, vl-UD
09/01/2013  cd4-785, vl-UD
03/06/2014. cd4- 1078, VL-UD
09/05/2014  cd4-850 , VL-UD

 


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