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A Thought that can change lives of Many HIV Patients

Can you guide me if following can be tried out on HIV patients, I have read a lot about mature T4 cells being replicated and grown outside the body.. Also I have read lot about defective co-receptors surface areas of T4 cells which do not allow HIV...
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
...cells would be destroyed by the host. Second, some approaches to this problem are being studied. But they utilize taking the HIV infected person's cells out, inserting genes into those cells (that either destroy the virus or protect the cells),... Read more »

A Thought that can change lives of Many HIV Patients

Dear Doc,First of all you guys are doing a great job. I have been doing lot of research on HIV as... Read more »

For how long can an HIV positive patient live???????

Dear Bruce,For how long can an HIV positive person live with proper treatment?Is there anybody who... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Daily Nation Examines Fundraising Efforts in Kenya to Support Patients Living With HIV/AIDS

... The Daily Nation examines efforts underway in Kenya to raise money for patients living with HIV/AIDS who are in need antiretroviral (ARV) therapy. According to the newspaper, a team of experts is examining Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

China's Ministry of Health to Introduce Policies, Measures to Decrease Discrimination Against Patients Living With HIV/AIDS at Hospitals

...to introduce policies and measures to curb discrimination against people with HIV/AIDS at medical institutions to safeguard patients' right to treatment," China Daily /Asia News Network/AsiaOne reports. According to the news service, a "2009... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

MSF Warns of Consequences Patients Living With HIV/AIDS Will Face Without Maintained Global Fund Support

... Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) recently warned of the "dire consequences" patients living with HIV/AIDS could face after the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria after several applications for Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Uganda's Health Ministry Orders Investigations Into Deaths of Patients Living With HIV

... Uganda's Health Ministry announced Monday it has ordered investigations into whether the deaths of 17 patients living with HIV in Northern Uganda were caused by their inability to get antiretroviral (ARV) drugs, the AP/mlive.com reports. Read more »
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AIDS patient eradicted of HIV virus?

Posted by Mike89406, 4 Replies
Very interesting read while he went through some hardships doing this it sounds like the opening of a possible new door to treatment. The guy hasn't been on Meds for 600 days after a bone marrow transplant. ... Read more »

HIV Patients required study Vancouver and Toronto

Posted by estyle
...HIV Patients required for paid surveys and focus groups. Earn $150-$350 dependant on study you are selected for. Call 604-628-7647 or 416-907-5465 Read more »

AIDS Patients Face Downside of Living Longer

Posted by ScotCharles
...his future. But at what cost? That is the question, heretical to some, that is now being voiced by scientists, doctors and patients encountering a constellation of ailments showing up prematurely or in disproportionate numbers among the first... Read more »

Boon for HIV & AIDS patients - Yoga Pranayama ....

Posted by akumar, 1 Reply
...Boon for HIV & AIDS patients - Yoga & Pranayama - Swami Ramdev From: akumar My dear Brothers & Sisters, Re: Great ancient Indian science Read more »