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The Well Project

Drug Approval: Moving Drugs From the Laboratory to the Pharmacy

...Drug (IND) Application. If the FDA determines that the drug appears safe for human testing, clinical trials can proceed. There are risks and benefits to people who participate in clinical trials. Risks include unknown side effects and the possibility that the new treatment may not work well. Benefits include access to new treatments and helping to advance medical research. Clinical trials have strict guidelines for who may or may not...
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is use of homeopathic medicine for sinusitis during window period of hiv has any effect on hiv??? (HOMEOPATHY, 2010)

sir...i am using homeopathic medicine for sinusitis(sinus in nose) disease since nov 2009 and is continuous using that till now....on 30 mar 2010 i had a sex with a prostitute 0f unknown hiv status and on 01 sep 2010 and on 15 sep 2010 i...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...includes an article recommending products for acute bacterial infections of the ear and tonsils. The article is described as selections from Heel seminars given in several cities by a Nevada homeopath who also served as medical editor of... Read more »

RE: Question About CD4 counts

Hi Dr.Young;Thanks for your response. It is really a relief knowing people like yourself are there to lend a willing hand to those in need.Continuing from my previous question, in your experience, what is the average or mean time in number of months...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
...bit on how much drug resistance is present. In general though, for limited resistance patterns, next-line treatments can be effective for many, many years. I just took care of someone who had first-line treatment failure in 1999-- to be fully... Read more »

NEED INFO re HIV, AIDS, CVID & IgA &

Hello Dr. Bob,I am very impressed with the way you try to help people who are dealing with HIV and AIDS. I've also read your posts regarding CVID and IgA. I am still a bit confused about a couple of things though.If a person has 'mild' CVID and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
..."mild," a person with CVID and HIV would not develop AIDS faster than a "normal healthy person." Antiretrovirals would be equally effective with or without CVID.The same applies to mild IgA deficiency.The time to AIDS for mild CVID and mild... Read more »

First claim of aids cure from the scientific community and qualified medical doctors! (BONE MARROW TRANSPLANT,"FUNCTIONAL CURE"

Hi Dr. Bob,While I dont have hiv nor have been at risk, I follow your posts just for your great sense of humour and expert knowledge.Anyway, the news just broke that German doctors have had a breakthrough which might be a big step in finding a CURE...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...transplantation. My take on all this is very cautious optimism: I'm hopeful that gene therapy will eventually become a safe and effective therapy. Dr. Bob Dr Bob,check this out!!! Nov 14, 2008 a german doctor cured hiv positive american living in... Read more »
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The Body PRO

Interleukin-2 Expands Select CD4+ T-Cell Populations, but Has No Effect on HIV-Specific Immune Responses

...and Opportunistic Infections summarized the findings from an immunologic substudy of ANRS 119 that evaluated the short-term effects of 4.5 million IU (International Units) of IL-2 twice daily for five days at weeks 0, 8, and 16 on T-cell... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Older People and HIV

...have good information on older people because they were usually not included in clinical trials of new drugs. Treatment side effects may not be any more frequent in older people. However, changes caused by aging can resemble or worsen treatment... Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Depression and HIV/AIDS

...food or at the wrong time. Non-adherence can lead to the development of resistance, which causes the HIV medications to be less effective at fighting the virus. This can cause your CD4 cells to go down and/or your viral load to go up. Studies... Read more »
The Well Project

Bone Disease and HIV/AIDS

...recommend treatment with medication. Make sure to ask your health care provider about how to take the medication, possible side effects, and whether there are any interactions with HIV drugs you take. Some of the osteoporosis medications that... Read more »
Connect With Others

Feeling effects of stigmatization towards HIV/AIDS

Posted by HIVstigmastudy
...Coping with HIV/AIDS: How the Perception of Stigmatization Affects Adherence to Medical Treatment and Disease Prognosis http://hivstigmastudy.webs.com/ Read more »

Catholic Relief Services- HIV/AIDS Chief of Party

Posted by hrrecruiting
...partners. 3.Manages the overall budget in collaboration with the AIDSRelief Project Manager; closely tracks and monitors the effective use of program funds in the overall implementation of the project. 4.Ensures that grant and partner... Read more »

Alternatives?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...http://aliveandwell.org/ Any truth to these sites? Who to believe: government sites or activist sites? The more I research information about HIV and AIDS, the more complicated the relationship between the two seems to be and the more treatments... Read more »

Christian Grantham of GAYBC Questions AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 9 Replies
...promoting Christine Maggiore's book, "What If Everything You Thought You Knew About AIDS Was Wrong?" Grantham, formerly a staunch HIV Believist, read the book this month as was shocked to learn that much of what we've been fed about HIV is... Read more »