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Author Topic: it gets better!!  (Read 2088 times)

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Offline soulfly

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it gets better!!
« on: November 21, 2006, 02:59:50 PM »
  Hey Big Plans......


      Thanks for the post and welcome!!! things do get better ive been coping with it since i realized that nothing stops for u just cause u have hiv.
       everyone on this site has been really helpful and supportive. its a great place to get advice and work out the things on your mind.There are those days i still feel like shit but then i realized that there were days i still felt like shit before hiv..lol..No One Is Alone and i am here if ever u need to talk.. ;D
ImPlIcAtE
         OrDeR!!!
consciousness perverses all meaning..

Offline Eldon

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Re: it gets better!!
« Reply #1 on: November 21, 2006, 07:54:46 PM »
Hey Soulfly,

I am a living witness that it does get better. Exercise your patience and widen your perspective on this life.


Make the BEST of each Day!

Offline Queen Tokelove

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Re: it gets better!!
« Reply #2 on: November 23, 2006, 03:04:35 AM »
Hiya Soul,

Don't ya just love this place!!! It has become a support line for me because before here, there was no one I could talk to that could relate. Since I have joined, I have made friends and come to value the posts I read. Things do get better in time. Just take it one day at a time and don't stress about things that may be out of your control.
Started Atripla/Ziagen on 9/13/07.
10/31/07 CD4-265 VL- undetectable
2/6/08 CD4- 401 VL- undetectable
5/7/08 CD4- 705 VL- undetectable
6/4/08 CD4- 775 VL- undetectable
8/6/08 CD4- 805 VL- undetectable
11/13/08 CD4- 774 VL--undetectable
2/4/09  CD4- 484  VL- 18,000 (2 months off meds)
3/3/09---Starting Back on Meds---
4/27/09 CD4- 664 VL-- undetectable
6/17/09 CD4- 438 VL- 439
8/09 CD4- 404 VL- 1,600
01-22-10-- CD4- 525 VL- 59,000
Cherish the simple things life has to offer

The Royal Blog

Offline PositivelyYours

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Re: it gets better!!
« Reply #3 on: November 27, 2006, 11:14:15 PM »
Hello,

I just wanted to say it does get better.  I have been HIV Positve for almost 4 months now.  Keeping a positive attitude and taking it one day at a time will help you to cope better.  Life does not stop nor does it evolve around HIV Positive people.  Life just keeps on moving and we move right along with it. Stay encouraged because better days are ahead.

PositivelyYours
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.

 


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