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Healthy After 10 Years With Hiv No Treatment

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hiv treatment in 5 to 10 years time ???

Hi Keith, l tested positive to hiv in june and not on meds viral load 14,000 and cd4 count 450, l am 37 years old, and l am staying positive and healthy, but l have no support as my doctor is the only one that knows l am pos... l keep reading about...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...I wouldn't hold my breath for nano technology if your HIV doc recommends (and you concur) that treatment is in order. Many of the treatments available in resource rich countries are Read more »

HIV+ for 5 and a half yrs, what are the tests? & when to start treatment?

You must be fed up with such questions, pl answer me. Iam an Indian and have HIV+ for about 5 &... Read more »

20 years with HIV, Without treatment

I am turning 50 in a few days. I was diagnosed HIV+ early in 1986 in Zambia, Southern Africa where... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Financing HIV/AIDS Prevention, Treatment Could Cost $400 Billion-$700 Billion Over 20 Years

...for their national programmes," IRIN/ PlusNews reports. Study authors present their "cheapest" and "ideal" scenarios for HIV/AIDS funding in the future, according to IRIN/ PlusNews . "One of the surprising things we found was that the price... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New HIV Treatment Strategy Could Reduce HIV-Related Deaths by 10 Million in 15 Years, UNAIDS Says

...short a year," Paul De Lay, deputy executive director of UNAIDS, said, noting the challenge of requesting additional funds for HIV/AIDS treatment during the economic downturn (Picard, 7/13). The Los Angeles Times reports that "UNAIDS is... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Kenya Health Ministry to Spend Millions for AIDS Treatment Next Year

... On Sunday, Kenya's Health Ministry announced it would spend millions of dollars to expand access to HIV/AIDS treatment next year. About 190,000 patients are currently receiving antiretroviral drugs (ARVs), and the number increases monthly Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

United States Announces Five-Year, $15M Grant to Chinese AIDS Program for HIV/AIDS Treatment

... CDC on Tuesday launched a five-year, $15 million campaign to fight HIV/AIDS in 10 provinces in China, Agence France-Presse reports. The initiative is part of CDC's Global AIDS Program , which is currently Read more »
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How to Live With HIV

Posted by judy
...developed full-blown AIDS to the time of death was generally a couple of years or less. Thanks to new medications, the face of HIV/AIDS is changing dramatically. For a new generation, it has become a chronic condition rather than a terminal one.... Read more »

AIDS Treatment News on Denialists

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...alone) to two-drug regimens, and later to three-drug HAART combinations. All anti-HIV regimens improved survival compared to no treatment, with more intensive regimens producing greater improvement. Patients on three-drug combinations had a 1.6... Read more »

HIV------AIDS???????

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...WELL I WAS WONDERING SOMEONE WHO NEVER KNOW THEY HAVE HIV AND DEVELOPE AIDS ... WELL MY QUESTION IS LET SAY HAD HIV AND DIDNT EVEN KNOW AND THEN I GOT AIDS BECAUSE I DIDNT DO ANY MEDICAL TREATMENT FROM Read more »

just tested positive..never a cure, just treatment

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...stages. denial, anger, depression, thinking about suicide...etc. as much as i want to have hope for a cure within the next 10 years, i dont' think there will be one. there will be treatment, but never a cure (not in my lifetime at least)....and... Read more »