Hiv Transition To Aids

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HIV / AIDS Transitions

1. My partner & I just tested positive. Him CD4 800000 & very sick. Diagnosis AIDS. When his counts change C4 +200 & VL undetect; does diagnosis change back to HIV+ or has there been so much comprimise that he'll still have AIDS?2. I'm waiting on my...
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
...been mostly restored with HIV treatment and the CD4 count remains consistently above 200, then one is not considered to have AIDS anymore.2. Unknown. You will have to see what your numbers show. How your body controls HIV is dependent on the... Read more »

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Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Transitions Online Examines HIV/AIDS Among Women in Latvia

... The Czech magazine Transitions Online on Thursday examined how "gender could be a major factor" in the spread of HIV/AIDS in Latvia, as the virus increasingly is affecting women in the country. More than 800 HIV-positive women, most of them Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

$1.8 Billion in HIV/AIDS Care From Feds

...of Health and Human Services on Monday said it has released more than $1.84 billion in grants for care and treatment of HIV/AIDS patients for fiscal year 2010. The Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program funds help patients whose insurance and income are... Read more »
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

HHS to Award $1.79 Billion to Help People Living With HIV/AIDS

...Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) today announced the release of $1.79 billion to ensure that people living with HIV/AIDS continue to have access to life-saving health care and medications. The grants are funded through the Ryan... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Illinois: Grant to Help House HIV/AIDS Patients

... The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has awarded the AIDS Foundation of Chicago a three-year grant of nearly $1.4 million to provide housing assistance to low-income people with HIV/AIDS. Read more »