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Offline ajnaz40

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« on: March 07, 2007, 12:30:14 PM »
Hello to all members,

I just joined the Forum and wanted to introduce myself...Living in Tucson AZ for 22 yrs now and have been living with HIV for 20 yrs...I am doing good now, had lots of medical problems when I was first diagnoised...hope to get to know some of you and maybe come online firends...if anyone has any questions, feel free to drop me a line,  ok...you all take care and again, HELLO to you all.... :)


Offline swede_dish

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Re: Hello
« Reply #1 on: March 07, 2007, 12:37:26 PM »
Hidey Ho neighbor! Welcome =) You will find a lot of helpfull people here....lots of laughs and good info! The name is Jenn and if you need anything, let me know!
"I married a German. Every night I dress up as Poland and he invades me. "
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Offline Longislander

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Re: Hello
« Reply #2 on: March 07, 2007, 06:10:23 PM »
Hi AJ, welcome to AM! Good to ear you're doing well these days :D
infected 10/05 diagnosed 12-05
2/06   379/57000                    6/07 372/30500 25%   4/09 640/U/32% 
5/06   ?? /37000                     8/07 491/55000/24%    9/09 913/U/39%
8/06   349/9500 25%              11/07 515/68000/24     2/10 845/U/38%
9/06   507/16,000 30% !          2/08  516/116k/22%    7/10 906/80/39%
12/06 398/29000 26%             Start Atripla 3/08
3/07   402/80,000 29%            4/08  485/undet!/27
4/07   507/35,000 25%            7/08 625/UD/34%
                                                 11/08 684/U/36%

Offline Teresa

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Re: Hello
« Reply #3 on: March 07, 2007, 06:15:17 PM »

Hubby HIV+ 5/5/06
  %: 26.7
 VL: <20
Atripla (started it 8/24/06)

Offline Matty the Damned

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Re: Hello
« Reply #4 on: March 07, 2007, 06:57:31 PM »
Greetings AJ!


Offline Andy Velez

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Re: Hello
« Reply #5 on: March 07, 2007, 07:09:52 PM »
AJ, we're really glad you have found your way to our site.

You're always welcome here to ask questions and talk about anything that's on your mind. You've already made quite a journey and a good beginning to letting us get to know you.

Andy Velez

Offline J.R.E.

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Re: Hello
« Reply #6 on: March 07, 2007, 07:14:31 PM »
Hello Aj,

Welcome to the forums. Its always good to hear from another long term survivor !! Glad to hear that things are going well for you.

All the best------Ray
Current Meds ; Viramune, Epzicom, 20mg of Atorvastatin, 25 mg of Hydrochlorothiazide.
Amlodipine Besolate 5mg-- Updated 9/24/2017

Diagnosed positive in 1985,.. In October of 2003, My t-cell count was 16, Viral load was over 500,000, Percentage at that time was 5%. I started on  HAART on October 24th, 2003.

 As of 9/18/2017,  Viral load remains <40
CD 4 @358 /  CD4 % @ 13

 65 years young.

Offline mjmel

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Re: Hello
« Reply #7 on: March 07, 2007, 07:18:53 PM »
How did you manage HIV for all those 20 years without this forum?  ;)
Just kidding. Welcome.

Offline poet

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Re: Hello
« Reply #8 on: March 07, 2007, 08:07:19 PM »
Welcome, AJ.  To Mike, it took me 22 years so the east is even slower on the uptake. :) Win
Winthrop Smith has published three collections of poetry: Ghetto: From The First Five; The Weigh-In: Collected Poems; Skin Check: New York Poems.  The last was published in December 2006.  He has a work-in-progress underway titled Starting Positions.

Offline aztecan

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Re: Hello
« Reply #9 on: March 07, 2007, 09:46:57 PM »
Hey A.J.,

Welcome aboard! Glad you found us. I am a neighbor (sort of ) living in the Four Corners area of New Mexico.

I look forward to getting to know you better.


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~ William Ellery Channing (Unitarian Minister)

Offline Esquare

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Re: Hello
« Reply #10 on: March 07, 2007, 09:58:10 PM »
Welcome to the forums AJ.

Offline OzPaul

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Re: Hello
« Reply #11 on: March 08, 2007, 12:28:34 AM »
Hi A.J.

Welcome to our international family  :)  We're a friendly bunch. As you've seen, there lot's of good information and advice. I'll look forward to hearing more from you.


Offline sweetasmeli

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Re: Hello
« Reply #12 on: March 08, 2007, 02:33:24 AM »
Kalos irthes! (Greek for welcome)

It's always with a bittersweetness that I welcome someone new here.
Anyway, glad you found us AJ!

Melia :)
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Offline bear60

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Re: Hello
« Reply #13 on: March 08, 2007, 04:49:04 PM »
Good to see you. Tell us more.  What are your interests....?
aka bear
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Offline dtwpuck

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Re: Hello
« Reply #14 on: March 09, 2007, 08:44:26 AM »
Heya AJ... welcome.  I look forward to your contributions.
Floating through the void in the caress of two giant pink lobsters named Esmerelda and Keith.


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