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Hiv Progression

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Ask the Experts

Role of CD8 in HIV progression

...progressed more rapidly to AIDS, but they also stressed the need for further research into the role of CD8 as a co-factor in HIV progression. Do we have any new update in this regards and what is the conclusion? I am kindly asking you that...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...That study and others like it were conducted prior to the availability of current potent HIV medication regimens we have today and a better understanding of the functional role of CD8 cells on containing HIV infection. Read more »

thrush and HIV progression

Sorry for my English. I know that thrush is a typical illness of AIDS. Without meds, How long does... Read more »

Ethnicity and metabolism effect on HIV progression?

...the impact of one's ethnicity and metabolism effect HIV progression and treatment? Thanks,p.s.... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

American Journal of Clinical Nutrition Article Examines Relationship Between Malnutrition, HIV Progression in Sub-Saharan Africa

...of an American Journal of Clinical Nutrition article on the relationship between malnutrition and the progression of HIV/AIDS. "Underweight individuals will continue to represent a significant proportion of patients who present for HIV care... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Herpes Drug Acyclovir Does Not Reduce Risk of HIV Transmission, Does Slow HIV Progression, Study Says

... The drug acyclovir, which suppresses herpes simplex virus-2, does not reduce the risk of HIV transmission when taken by HIV-positive people who also have herpes, according to a study conducted by researchers at the University Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Study Examines How HIV Progresses to AIDS

... Long-held theories on how HIV progresses to AIDS might be incorrect, according to a study published in the July 31 issue of the Proceedings of the Royal Society B , HealthDay Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

The Role of Gender in HIV Progression

...Selected Sources Recent studies have examined the experience of women and the potential for gender differences with respect to HIV progression and the acceptance, tolerance, adherence, and response regarding highly active antiretroviral... Read more »
Connect With Others

Non-Progressive HIV?

Posted by Carrie, 1 Reply
...My boyfriend was told by his dr today that he has a type called Non-Progressive HIV. He didn't get alot of info on it right now though. Is anyone else familiar with this? Read more »

"Daily Vit. Can Thwart AIDS Progress" - NY Times

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...wrong yet again, but ignores the obvious implications of its own research in the following article, "Daily Vitamin Can Thwart AIDS Progress" - NY Times, July 1, 2004. If a vitamin can prevent illness, then what's the value of AZT? They state... Read more »

Naltrexone

Posted by Anonymous
...Has anyone's doctor recommended the use of naltrexone to stop HIV progression? Read more »

HIV to AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Does anyone have a real and current information on how long it takes HIV to progress to AIDS? I have searched the web and the CDc, and I am getting to many conflicting answers. Thank you for your Read more »