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The Well Project

Did You Just Test HIV Positive?

...and when to use them. Take your time and learn about your options. Unless you're very ill and need to make treatment decisions quickly, you have time to think things through. (See The Well Project's info sheet on Considering HIV Treatment .) HIV and Women You are not alone. About one million people in the US are HIV positive, and approximately one in four people newly diagnosed with HIV are women. There are many HIV-positive women who...
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dont be shady..tell me the good news about hiv treatment

Well Dave,Do me the favor, and dont be shady. Rather tell us the good news about hiv treatment and its progress?Armand
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
...I'll leave the shadiness to Eminem.The good news: the stuff works. Take it and you generally don't die. I like that in a drug. The bad news: it can be hard to take day in Read more »

dont be shady..tell me the good news about hiv treatment

Well Dave,Do me the favor, and dont be shady. Rather tell us the good news about hiv treatment and its progress?Armand
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
...I'll leave the shadiness to Eminem.The good news: the stuff works. Take it and you generally don't die. I like that in a drug. The bad news: it can be hard to take day in Read more »

hiv treatment

Dear Dr. Is this a really a big news for people who have just be infected like us please help i hope it is really a good news and gods blessing for us. Please advise.Israeli researchers have developed a new treatment for HIV that kills...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
...There are news like that one almost every month. They are usually out when some in vitro (lab) study shows some activity, but they do not mention Read more »

Gene Therapy treatment for HIV !!!!!!!!!!!!

Dr Keith my idol, the man that makes sense to me all the time,l have been hiv positive for 25 years and resistant to nearly all meds.... in your expert opinino how long before we have viable gene thearpy for hiv treatemnt ???Gene Therapy Shows...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Too early to predict if such an approach to gene therapy would be effective and safe and affordable and useful for persons with resistant virus-years away from knowing the answer to your good question. KH Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

PlusNews Examines How Distance, Transportation Create Barriers to HIV Treatment in Namibia

... PlusNews examines the challenges associated withproviding HIV treatment in Namibia, "a vast country, with wide open spaces and a population density of less than 2 people per square kilometre." Because Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

HIV Treatment News From the 48th ICAAC

...(generic name raltegravir) is a very popular new drug from a novel drug class called integrase inhibitors. It was created for HIV treatment-experienced people whose virus has resistance to the older drug classes. Sustiva, however, is also... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...herpesvirus) Women tend to be diagnosed with HIV later in their disease than men andfewer women than men are getting HIV treatment. This can have a negative impacton women's health. Women may postpone medical care and treatment due to... Read more »
The Body

HIV/AIDS Breaking News

... HIV/AIDS Breaking News - The Body @import url(/css/thebody.css); @import url(/css/whatsnew.css); var ids=new Array('allarts','prevention','policy','international','treatment');function Read more »
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Interesting news on HIV treatments..

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...information, theyre not telling. The one mainstream mention of the Justice et al and EuroSIDA findings put a positive spin on the dire news, portraying the studies as merely proving out "simpler and cheaper" methods of measuring risk of death... Read more »

new hope for possibility of HIV treatment

Posted by lalamma, 3 Replies
...thus inactivating it's activity. The treatment may also prevent infection in high risk groups. This has been all over the news...on FOX/CNN/local news. Check it out or google for more information.. ... Read more »

Treatment breaks/Pill holidays

Posted by AIDS2HIV, 1 Reply
...Treatment Breaks Increase AIDS Complications By Research + Treatment News Until more research is available to show who can safely take treatment breaks, researchers advise all HIVers to avoid treatment Read more »

News 4 HIV'ers

Posted by AIDS2HIV, 3 Replies
...printer friendly version send to friend glossary comment Michael Carter, Monday, March 20, 2006 Patients who start HIV treatment with a very low CD4 cell count and then experience a rapid and substantial increase in their CD4 cell... Read more »