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How Can You Treat AIDS Yourself

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Ask the Experts

can you still be treated with aids?

Hello. My name is Crystal. My brother just recently found out he had aids when he was hospitalized with pneumonia and his t-cells were down to 19. They say he's looking good to getting out of the hospital in about a month after they get his...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
...Dear Crystal -Your brother is certainly a candidate for HIV treatment despite being diagnosed with pneumonia and AIDS. In fact, he probably is more in need of such treatment than most as he Read more »

Which are the best hospitals for treating people with AIDS?

Hi rick,Is there someplace your aware of that we can call or find on the internet where we can see... Read more »

Treating full blown AIDS

I see many references to treating HIV with protease inhibators and the like. But can these... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Global Fund Cites Progress in Treating AIDS, TB, Malaria

... Some 5.7 million lives have been saved since 2002 because of the Global Fund's efforts in treating AIDS, TB, and malaria, the organization announced this month. Sixty percent of the 144 countries receiving assistance from Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

New Ways to Prevent and Treat AIDS

...Preventing and treating AIDS is one of the Food and Drug Administration's top priorities. A new class of drugs, a home blood testcollection kit, an Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Treating AIDS Infection Immediately Might Stall Immune Decay

...the 16th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections in Montreal found significant benefits may be associated with treating patients immediately following HIV infection. In August, the International AIDS Society recommended that HIV... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

AIDS Healthcare Foundation Says Drug Used to Treat AIDS Wasting Not Essential for Treatment

...health care services for people with HIV/AIDS in the United States, last month said that the drug Serostim, which is used to treat AIDS-related wasting, is not essential for treatment and that patients use the drug primarily to improve their... Read more »
Connect With Others

My doctor is refusing to treat my HIV until I sign

Posted by Garth, 2 Replies
...to hard to understand. I said to myself,, why does my Doctor want my body important immune system to get sicker before he treats me.. It doesnt make any sense to me.. Of course the following weeks were very stressful for me, as I was trying to... Read more »

Study Flushes Out Hidden Virus, Pointing to cure

Posted by optimistic2009, 2 Replies
...Lets hope something works soon so that we can revert to normality! Article link is as follows http://www.thebody.com/content/treat/art53993.html Read more »

Key facts about HIV/AIDS - Note Last Item

Posted by ScotCharles, 1 Reply
...nodes. HOW DOES AIDS KILL? * As the virus attacks the immune system, people become less able to fight illnesses. * Unless treated, AIDS-related opportunistic infections like pneumonia, Kaposi's sarcoma, tuberculosis and candida can kill. ... Read more »

MORE GREAT NEWS: A NOVEL CLASS OF HIV DRUGS - 2002

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
http://www.msnbc.com/news/715890.asp Clinical trials underway. Some are likely to be available THIS year. Some will be mass-produced within the next 1-2 years. More importantly, read on! So far, no side effects, easy regimen, great results! Read more »