Commonly Used Hiv Drugs
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HIV Drug Resistance Common Among Recently Infected MSM: An Interview With Susan H. Eshleman, M.D., Ph.D., Johns Hopkins UniversityListen (2.2MB MP3, 5 min.) Susan H. Eshleman, M.D., Ph.D., is an associate professor in Johns Hopkins University's Department of Pathology. She presented a study at CROI 2007 looking at HIV drug resistance among recently infected men who have... Read more »
Common Application for HIV Patient Assistance Program Expedites Application Process for Lifesaving DrugsThe Common Patient Assistance Program Application (CPAPA), announced by Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius at the International AIDS Conference in July, went into effect today. This single common application allows uninsured... Read more »
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Stanford University, School of MedicineGo to: http://www.iasusa.org, and on the left side tabs, go to resistance mutations. That will lead to a table that shows all the HIV medication associated mutations.... Read more »
Harvard Medical SchoolAlthough psoriasis and many other skin disorders are more common in HIV+ folks than in HIV- folks, the majority of patients with psoriasis do NOT have HIV. Acne and rashes in general are also skin conditions which are brought out by HIV, but again,... Read more »
Stanford University, School of MedicineThe general numbers in first world countries are: in acute infection around 10% and in treated patients around 50%, have some evidence of HIV drug resistance.... Read more »
University of Miami School of MedicineHIV is virus that is transmitted from one person to another, usually by unprotected sex or by sharing needle used for injecting drugs. After a person is infected with HIV, they may not realize that they are infected. Most people don't get sick... Read more »
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Posted by kbuddy77, 1 Reply
Questions and Answers about HIV
1. What is HIV? What is AIDS?
2. Who can get HIV?
3. What are the ways in which HIV can be spread from one person to another?
4. Can I get HIV from oral sex?
5. How long does HIV live outside the body?
6. Can having another... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyPlease help me to understand how is it possible to be in denial about HIV, going off meds and allowing oneself to have unprotected sex, marriage, and get so ill. I'm staying in the marriage, because it is the right thing to do, because I love... I... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesHello, I need some help from others with hiv. What was and when did it hit you the inital onset of strange symptoms. I know one said they felt whipped out with tired feeling. Was that immed. after sexual episode or acouple weeks later. Also, were... Read more »
Posted by ScotCharles, 1 ReplyYet more reason to be cautious about use of HAART and to work on liver health by not drinking alcohol, not smoking, and maintaining a healthy weight.
COMPLICATIONS OF HIV/HAART
Liver-Related Deaths More Common Among HIV-Infected Patients After... Read more »
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