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Hiv Vaccine Success

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possible to go on to a successful professional career with hiv?

Hi Nelson,Just diagnosed. I give you credit for doing what your doing. You really are a source of inspiration.Nelson, really please be honest. You live with this virus for 20 years so you know best. Is it realistic for me to go on through law...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
Do it, go for it! Do not let this virus stop you! We wil live a long life. I wanted to go to medical school 10 years ago but was afraid that I was goin to die,and look at me now! (well, I ended up working in the medical field anyways but regret... Read more »

Have we found the hiv vaccine here???

Hi Dr Keith,does this look a good bet for a vaccine for hiv ????and how far are we from a cure or... Read more »

Can we hope for a curative HIV vaccine? (VACCINE TRIALS, 2009)

Hi Dr. and thanks for your dedication & permanent support to all of us, you are wonderful.What is... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Vaccine Success May Take Decade to Unravel Why it Works

... Last week's startling good news from an HIV vaccine trial in Thailand raises many questions about why the shots reduced HIV infection risk by 31 percent compared with a placebo. Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Phase I Trial of Italian HIV Vaccine Trial Successful, Researchers Say; Phase II to Test Vaccine in Africa

...of the vaccine in Africa, but they said they need about $477 million to bring it to market by 2010 (Xinhuanet, 7/5). About 30 HIV vaccines are in clinical trials worldwide, but only a dozen have moved to Phase II, according to the AIDS Vaccine... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Researchers Develop Vaccine Candidate That Is Successful in Blocking Simian Version of HIV

...ever be able to use traditional approaches," he added (AP/ Austin American-Statesman , 5/18). Peggy Johnson -- head of the HIV Vaccine Research Branch at NIH 's National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases , which helped fund the... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Publication Examines Barriers to Developing Successful HIV Vaccine; Fact Sheet on African Americans, AIDS Updated

... " Speeding the Manufacture of an HIV Vaccine: Policy Issues and Options ": International AIDS Vaccine Initiative , January 2005: The publication examines the limited access Read more »
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Posted by kenya, 4 Replies
hi. i think meds are a wonderful choice; for us, (wife and i)they give us the choice to have a normal healthy baby and experience the joys of fatherhood, motherhood and parenting. they give my wife rea-assurance and hope. they have given us a choice... Read more »

HIV med success stories?

Posted by sunkyst, 7 Replies
...Does anyone here have any success stories with HIV meds i.e. you've been on treatment for a while and it's working well for you without too many serious side effects? Read more »

Success and happiness are NOT allowed

Posted by Lovinlife, 4 Replies
...struggles. I got shot down in a very mean fashion for my post. If as HIV positive we are not allowing each other to share our successes, what sort of support group is this? What kind of network is this? I showed my post and the responses to... Read more »

HIV vaccine in the making

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Read this article below and someone explain a couple of things to me..i am a health care professional, and part of my job is HIV/AIDS education. during my trainin on HIV i was told and (i teach this as well to my students) that people can't get HIV... Read more »