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Can HIV compromize the immune system without another disease involved?

Are there studies about HIV positive people with severly compromized immune systems with none of the diseases associated with AIDS? I'm interested if the HIV virus itself has been proven to destroy the immune system of an otherwise healthy person?...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...The HIV virus destroys CD4+ T-cells resulting in a chronically activated and damaged immune system without any other germs necessary Read more »

negative side affects treatment against possible hiv aids

A relation of mine was mugged and bitten several times,as a preventation against possible hiv aids... Read more »

is aids an automatic death sentence for all involved sexually

is there a chance that if i come in contact with someone who has beenaffected that i would not be... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

PlusNews Profiles Kenya NGO That Seeks to Involve Men in the Fight Against HIV/AIDS

...break with traditional views that sexual and reproductive health issues are solely women's issues. "[W]e advocate for greater involvement of men in care and support of HIV-positive people," Elijah Oyola, the group's Kisumu site coordinator,... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Young People Must Be Involved in Development of HIV/AIDS Prevention, Care, Treatment Programs, Piot Says

...Young people must be involved in the development of HIV/AIDS prevention, care and treatment programs because "adults need help getting it right," UNAIDS Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

UNAIDS Urges Asia-Pacific Law Enforcement to Become Involved in Fight Against HIV/AIDS

... UNAIDS at a recent three-day conference urged police and law enforcement in Asia and the Pacific region to become more involved in efforts to curb the spread of HIV, VOA News reports. During the conference, which was attended by 15... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Local, Regional Artists Should Become Involved With Fight Against HIV/AIDS in Southern Africa, Official Says

... Local and regional artists and celebrities should become increasingly involved in the fight against HIV/AIDS in Southern Africa because they understand the cultures affected by the disease, Eugene Marillier-Malotana, Read more »
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Free video: "Top Ten Myths About HIV/AIDS"

Posted by AIDSvideos
...announce the beta 1 release of http://www.AIDSvideos.org/, whose mission is to prevent the spread of HIV and to assist those affected by making all the world's HIV/AIDS educational videos in all the world's languages available online for free.... Read more »

Free HIV medicine

Posted by new2this2010, 1 Reply
...I have figured out a way to get my HIV medication for free. It does not cost me one penny at all, thank God! Im sure no one is interested so I wont bother posting the Read more »

any free dating sites for hiv gay people!!!

Posted by keeponliving, 9 Replies
...just tested positive, n life is changed thoroughly! lost my lover,he just ran away after i told him that am infected hiv.dunno where to turn now. anyone can help me !!!! Read more »