The proper diet ensures that your body has the fuel and nutrients it needs to live well with HIV.
It's even more important when you have HIV
, says Ernesto J. Lamadrid, MD, director of HIV
/AIDS services, Alachua County Health Department in Florida, and adjunct clinical assistant professor at the University of Florida College of Nursing in Gainesville. A healthy diet is helps to boost an immune system weakened by HIV.
Some strategies for boosting your nutritional intake.