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Future Of Hiv Treatment

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The future of hiv treatment

Hi Dr Keith, first l would like to thank you for your great work you do with hiv people,l am recently hiv pos and read your every post,my hiv doctor told me there is hope that a future treatment can come out that switches off hiv and turns it into...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Current HIV medications are actually very effective at switching off HIV making it relatively harmless (while on treatment). There is no treatment on the near term horizon that can switch off HIV rendering it a harmless virus on no treatment though... Read more »

The Future of HIV Treatment

I have been doing a lot of reading and research about how fantastic HIV/AIDS treatments are vs.... Read more »

Future HIV Treatments

Dr Henry,I've been reading quite a lot of information about the potential for HIV to be cured... Read more »
Articles
TheBody.com

Broad-Spectrum Antivirals: The Future of HIV Treatment?

Could a single drug be used to treat a variety of viruses -- potentially all viruses, including HIV? At least three novel approaches are being worked on to create such a drug, also known as a broad-spectrum antiviral. Broad-spectrum drugs already... Read more »
TheBodyPRO.com

Why Vicriviroc Failed in Its Phase 3 Trials -- and What It May Mean for Future Studies in HIV Treatment-Experienced People

Myles Helfand, Editorial Director The morning here in San Francisco brought several of the most eagerly anticipated study presentations of the conference, at least for those interested in developments on the antiretroviral therapy front. I'll keep... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

The Future of HIV Drug Treatment

In a Capsule Treatment choices are constantly expanding as new antiretroviral drugs are developed. Other forms of treatment, such as immune boosters and therapeutic vaccines, are also being investigated. Nobody can predict the future.... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

CLOSE THE GAPS: How to Counter the Retreat From HIV Treatment Scale-Up; Current and Future Prospects for Scaling Up Optimal AIDS Treatment

Transcript (.pdf) --> For more information on this session, including access to speaker presentations, please see the conference Programme-at-a-Glance. The past decade has shown that providing antiretroviral therapy (ART) makes clinical,... Read more »
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Our future & the future of drug treatments

Posted by Anonymous
Living with this disease has really made me think about my future and the future of drug treatments. I found a site that I wanted to share with those who are interested in learning more about this, after all, this is our future. The site can be... Read more »

Feeling so depressed, don't know what my future would be, can somebody help me?

Posted by romeotc, 2 Replies
Hi,

I feel so terrible about being HIV positive. Everywhere I go, every person i meet, everything i do, i just keep hearing the voice inside saying i am not a normal person, i got HIV, i don't have a future. I just can't have a good night sleep, i... Read more »

Concerned for the future

Posted by Anonymous
I really dont know how to start this but, let me say that my
lover and I have known of his HIV status for a little over a
year. When we first found out, I was scared to death of course. I
went in immediately and got tested and my result turned out
ne... Read more »

What to expect? An uncertain future??

Posted by zeb, 2 Replies
Hi all,

I'm a 38yo heterosexual dad of two toddlers, I found out in dec. after finding out i was cheated. The woman I was with had simultaniously an affair with a bisexual man. How could I have been that stupid...

After visiting my HIV doc he told me:... Read more »