ALTERNATIVE THERAPIES

Alternative therapies not only help people deal with their HIV infection but also the side effects from the HIV medications. Alternative therapies range from massage therapy to biofeedback.

The follwing sections are contributed by experts in their fields and have served the HIV community with care and compassion. They have our thanks and gratitude for their help.

Many HIV positive people use a combination of traditional medicine and alternative therapies when financially capable. Ryan White Act stopped providing funds for these services due to cutback by government officials in 2000.

Most medical insurance policies DO NOT COVER these therapies, check with your medical insurance plan or agnet for more details.