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Is HIV Curable Or Just Controllable

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U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Mass Treatment for Curable STDs Has Mixed Results, Study Finds: Some STD Rates Fall, But HIV Incidence Remains Unchanged

Community-wide treatment of curable sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) reduced STD rates, and improved pregnancy outcomes, but did not reduce new HIV infections, in a recent study supported by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Extensively Drug-Resistant TB Curable With Aggressive Outpatient Treatment

Aggressive treatment of extensively drug-resistant TB (XDR-TB) in HIV-negative patients can achieve high cure rates even in developing countries, a new study finds. Defined as "Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains with resistance to at least... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Some South Africa Officials Believe AIDS Curable -- Report

South Africa's domestic news agency, SAPA, reported today that many public servants in the country believe HIV/AIDS is curable. The agency quoted results of a survey by the public Service Commission conducted in the nation's nine provinces,... Read more »
Ask the Experts

What is gonorrhea? Is it curable?

If your partner has had Gonorrhea and has been treated, does it re-occur (like herpes), or gone for good after treatment? I don't know that much about the disease. Please help....
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Thank you for your question. Gonorrhea is a bacterial infection that is primarily spread through vaginal intercourse, anal intercourse and giving oral sex. When symptoms are present, they generally begin 2 to 7 days after infection, but it may... Read more »

can hiv curable

HIV is curable and what are the resurch going on and what are there result about curing the HIv...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hello and thanks for posting.HIV is curable. Not yet for everyone, but the field continues to make great progress, particularly among infants. Imagine a world eradicated of pediatric HIV. It can happen.Last year we learned about the... Read more »

Holistic Treatment by curable HIV??

-------CURE HIV- If you want complete cure from HIV- Try Holistic Treatment-but that will cost $1400 OR in INR Rupees 61000/- (Rupees SIXTY ONE Thousands-- If you can afford that money and really need the treatment then contact) it is true?...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
No scientific data to support that-likely not true. KH... Read more »

is hiv is curable

is we start viraday in early stage of hiv, after taking it is hiv is cured?...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Viraday (efavirenz, emtricitabine, and tenofovir DF-Atripla in USA) is an effective regimen for HIV infection. There been a few reports that when effective treatment is started very shortly after initial infection (days-weeks)a small subset of... Read more »
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Petition for HIV Elite Controller Studies

Posted by AshnBham
I just created a petition entitled HIV Elite Controller Studies: It is time to help educate the public about HIV Elite Controllers, because I care deeply about this very important issue.

I'm trying to collect 100 or more signatures, and I could... Read more »

Petition for HIV Elite Controller Studies

Posted by AshnBham
I just created a petition entitled HIV Elite Controller Studies: It is time to help educate the public about HIV Elite Controllers, because I care deeply about this very important issue.

I'm trying to collect 100 or more signatures, and I could... Read more »

Petition for HIV Elite Controller Studies

Posted by AshnBham
I just created a petition entitled HIV Elite Controller Studies: It is time to help educate the public about HIV Elite Controllers, because I care deeply about this very important issue.

I'm trying to collect 100 or more signatures, and I could... Read more »

Petition for HIV Elite Controller Studies

Posted by AshnBham
I just created a petition entitled HIV Elite Controller Studies: It is time to help educate the public about HIV Elite Controllers, because I care deeply about this very important issue.

I'm trying to collect 100 or more signatures, and I could... Read more »