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Current Medications To Treat Hiv And Aids

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The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents A Look at the Numbers Is HIV Different for Men and Women? Treatment in HIV+ Women: Efficacy, Side Effects, and Drug Interactions Gynecological Issues in HIV+ Women Pregnancy and HIV In Conclusion A Look at the Numbers Over 25 years have passed since the first diagnosis of
Ask the Experts

What medications are available to someone with AIDS & Stage 4 Kidney Disease

Thank you Dr. Young. I have AIDS (17 years), and now I have been diagnosed with stage 4 kidney disease. My renal doctor tells me it is because my high blood pressure was never treated by my HIV doctor. I was told that HIV does not cause kidney...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
...Hello and thanks for your post.Kidney disease (or it's risk) is unfortunately not uncommon among persons living with HIV. Untreated HIV infection alone can be a risk; though other important factors, like family history, diabetes, or as in your... Read more »

all of my researce goes against treating hiv

i have been doing quite a bit of researce and all of the stuff i rear says all the hiv med cause AIDS im sure you dont agree with Peter Duesberg but when you can prove that hiv antibodies prove i have a bad virus then i will treat it i know of many...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
...research. It is clear that you have many concerns about the validity of current scientific understanding about HIV and the treatments for HIV/AIDS. Know that while you are entitled to your opinion, it flies in the face of the best medical... Read more »

hiv positive couple

My husband and i are both Hiv+, our CD4 count are both below 250, we recently developed skin infections, we are not on ante retrovirals, but we would like to find out if it is possible for us to have a child? We would like your honest opinion...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...question your assessment that "(you) are both healthy"!!! Why are you not on HIV medications? What has been done to evaluate and treat your current problems skin infections, anemia, headaches, fatigue, etc.? Electively attempting to conceive a... Read more »

Hiv with out meds

I have just tested (+) for hiv. Looks like I have been walking around with HIV for the last 3 years and have no symptoms. The person that I contracted HIV from thinks that he has had this for 7 years with no symptoms. Is there any information or...
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...You should seek medical care from a physician with experience treating HIV and AIDS. You need periodic medical follow-up to evaluate your course of infection and to make a proper decision as to Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Choosing an HIV Care Provider

... Why Is Choosing an HIV Care Provider Important? Training and Experience Do You Have Similar Ideas About Treating HIV? The Provider-Patient Relationship Help Your Provider Help You Availability Confidentiality Changing Providers Read more »
The Well Project

Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

...What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? What Causes PN? Who Is at Risk of Developing PN? How Do You Know if You Have PN? PN Treatments Finding Support References What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? Approximately 60 percent of HIV+... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

How HIV Drugs Get Approved

...completed, the manufacturer submits an NDA , or New Drug Application . If the FDA approves the NDA, the drug can be sold to treat specific medical conditions. What Are the "Phases" of Clinical Trials? There are four phases of human... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

AIDS Vaccines

...on the overall number of new infections. This is a very different situation from measuring the success of an antiretroviral treatment in a group of people already infected. We are used to seeing success rates of 80% or more in achieving an... Read more »
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IS THERE SUCH THING AS HIV-NEGATIVE AIDS?

Posted by bura, 3 Replies
As per the title, is there really such a thing? Read more »

Problems with HIV Science

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Reappraisal of the HIV/AIDS Hypothesis have published their reasons for their concern (Philpott 1999). Members of this group include current and former professors of molecular and cell biology at Harvard, Berkeley, and other prestigious... Read more »

Diagnosed with HIV and AIDS at the same time!!!!

Posted by icantbelieve, 9 Replies
Last April, viral load over 500.000 and cd4 count 191. Overwhelming. I've been sad, lonely, on meds, always tired, lost weight, appetite, no one knows, live away from my family, no partner, with an infection on my skin since April that impairs my... Read more »

As a medical student what should I know about you?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I am a black medial student. I am currently in basic science getting my head full of CD4 T-cells and AIDS related dementia etc. But thats all stuff I can look up in a Read more »