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HIV Treatment 101

... Forget what you've heard about treatment for HIV. HIV treatment in 2009 is a world away from what it was even two years ago. Important new medications and older, proven medications can now be taken less frequently with reduced side effects. Nonetheless, choosing HIV medications
Ask the Experts

hiv treatment

What other treatment is there for HIV/AIDS?
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
There are many HIV specific medications currently available. You can read more about them at TheBody website. Read more »

gene therapy for hiv treatment

Hi Dr Keith,l am hiv positve and just started meds 2 months ago my cd4 was 300 and viroal load 45,000 and percentage was l feel better now l am on the meds truvada and nivermine, but l keep reading about gene therapy as a new form of treatment for...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Too early to comment whether gene therapy will ever be an available, affordable, effective HIV therapy. Has only been used in very select research settings so far. For the immediate future (next 2-5 years) effective antiretroviral therapy will... Read more »

The future of hiv treatment

Hi Dr Keith, first l would like to thank you for your great work you do with hiv people,l am recently hiv pos and read your every post,my hiv doctor told me there is hope that a future treatment can come out that switches off hiv and turns it into...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Current HIV medications are actually very effective at switching off HIV making it relatively harmless (while on treatment). There is no treatment on the near term horizon that can switch off HIV rendering it a harmless virus on no treatment though... Read more »

treatment for hiv

hi. i was just found i am +ve and my CD4 count is low 252 i am in toronto do you recommend any best treatment available in canada and is my CD4 counts can go up?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...antiretroviral drug regimen will be best for you. I also suggest you begin learning more about HIV, HIV monitoring tests and HIV treatment options. Begin by reading the "Just Diagnosed" chapter on The Body's homepage.Good luck.Dr. Bob Read more »
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The Well Project

Considering HIV Treatment

...point, you are at risk of getting AIDS-related opportunistic infections (OIs) that can cause serious illness or death. HIV Treatments Scientists have developed drugs that block HIV from reproducing (multiplying). These drugs are grouped... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Treatment Guidelines

...Guidelines? A branch of the US government, called the Department of Health and HumanServices (DHHS), has put together a set of HIV treatment guidelines. Theguidelines provide a lot of useful information to help health care providersand HIV+... Read more »
The Well Project

Starting HIV Treatment

...next step is for you and your health care provider to choose a drugregimen. Currently, there are close to 30 drugs approved for HIV treatment.They are grouped into five classes: Entry inhibitors (includes fusion inhibitors and CCR5... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part III: Treatments for Metabolic Changes

...It can lead to pre-diabetes and diabetes. Pre-diabetes and diabetesare serious health conditions. Treatments Switching HIV Treatment There are some HIV drugs that have less of an impact on cholesterol andtriglycerides. These include... Read more »
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Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she... Read more »

new hope for possibility of HIV treatment

Posted by lalamma, 3 Replies
This new treatment proposes to successfully control the virus in those infected, destroying a constant region of the virus and thus inactivating it's activity. The treatment may also prevent infection in high risk groups. This has been all over... Read more »

Cool video on HIV treatment side effects

Posted by ScotCharles, 1 Reply
http://aegis.healthology.com/webcast_transcript.asp?f=hiv&c=hiv_nrtisidefx&b=aegis Read more »

Community Member Sought for HIV Treatment Guidelin

Posted by Anonymous
...Community Member Sought for HIV Treatment Guidelines Panel The Panel on Clinical Practices for Treatment of HIV Infection is seeking nominations for a community representative Read more »