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22 Apr 2006

my boyfriend's cd4 count dropped from 324 to 218 in 4 months, and is about to start arv's in the next few days, very concerned nd stressed, what can we do to help boost his immune system, and to amke him more healthy, he does not smoke, drink or eat red meat, he is a semi vegetarian, eats chicken 3 to 4 times a week, fish maybe once, not eating very though, also concerned bout the side effects of the arv's, cud u advise us with regards to proper nutrition and exercise routines, also about support groups, that can maybe assist, thanking you in anticipation
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Geisha,
He can also take Moducare to boost his immunesystem and a good multivitamin. You can supplement his diet with Nutramen-T ( found in Supermarkets) when he is not hungry.
Your nearest hospital should have a clinic with trained councellors and support staff.
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