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Author Topic: Positive july 8th  (Read 3114 times)

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Offline lnghrn2008

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Positive july 8th
« on: August 22, 2013, 11:12:26 AM »
A lil over a month ago i tested positve. My VL was 3MILLION 400thousand (3,400,000) and my CD4 was 343. I was sooooo scareeeedd. BUT now im doing well and super happy with life besides the usual shit that i go thru. I got my new results today and Now my VL is 253 and CD4 620. I feel really healthy and ready to face new challenges! Thanks to all in this forum for the support and information!

Offline Peterdenmark

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Re: Positive july 8th
« Reply #1 on: August 22, 2013, 12:15:49 PM »
Congrats on the improvement, yr numbers are very good.

Wish I can have numbers like that in 3-5 years :)

Soon you will be UD. Best of luck.


Offline JungleJungle

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Re: Positive july 8th
« Reply #2 on: August 22, 2013, 03:48:48 PM »
Congratulations! I am pretty in the same situation as i tested positive one month ago (mid July 2013) and had 381 CD4, how did you improve your CD4 so fast? Are you already on HAART?
Good luck!
You need coolin', baby, I'm not foolin',
I'm gonna send you back to schoolin',
Way down inside honey, you need it,
I'm gonna give you my love,
I'm gonna give you my love.

Offline EUINAU

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Re: Positive july 8th
« Reply #3 on: August 22, 2013, 06:18:45 PM »
Congrats! Looks like I am in similar situation.

Offline tednlou2

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Re: Positive july 8th
« Reply #4 on: August 22, 2013, 11:26:30 PM »
Wow, that is a hell of an improvement.  Congrats!  Glad to hear things are going so well.


Offline ShazamsD

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Re: Positive july 8th
« Reply #5 on: August 23, 2013, 01:16:25 AM »
Congrats.  Also had a hell of turnaround.  Numbers listed below

I only post because sometimes when I would come onto the boards I would like to read successes and positive messages which gave me hope when I doubted things
5/25/2013 - tested positive ora quick
6/09/2013 - confirmed positive at clinic
7/02/2013 - cd4-5. Vl 3,896,558
8/19/2013 - cd4-501. Vl 4586

Offline lnghrn2008

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Re: Positive july 8th
« Reply #6 on: August 30, 2013, 02:15:03 PM »
Thanks guys! Yes the positive stories do help and Im glad to share mine! I was started on meds at my first HIV specialist appt. on July 22nd. Im on Truvada, Norvir, and Darunavir.


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