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Newest "vaccine" in the works?

I have heard about new drugs in the works that block Hiv from entering cells that are still healthy. Is that what an inhibitor does? If this news is true, approximately how long untill this vaccine or pill could become available to us? It almost...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
Thanks for your post.It sounds like you're refering to the drug class called CCR5 entry inhibitors. There are several so-called R5 inhibitors that are in advanced clinical trials. Candidates from Schering, Pfizer and GSK are among the... Read more »

Newest HIV Info

Dr Bob,Not a question, just a thanks. I am a new hiv rn coordinator.I find myself looking to your... Read more »

Newest Information on deep kissing

I'm HIV+ with an HIV- lover who is not comfortable with deep or open mouth kissing me. I miss... Read more »
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AIDS Survival Project

Pamela Anderson: The Newest Hepatitis C Poster Girl

Apparently, Pamela Anderson has one of the world's most recognizable faces and bodies. With roles in the wildly popular syndicated television series "Baywatch" and ABC's "Home Improvement," not to mention nude appearances in Playboy (the most... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Prescription Drugs "Newest Monster" in Indian Country

Prescription drug misuse is becoming more common in Indian Country, and some health care providers are linking it to increases in hepatitis C infections. When Erma Skunkcap began working as a substance abuse counselor at Crystal Creek, a Browning,... Read more »
CDC National Prevention Information Network

World Health Organization Recommends Global Use of Newest Hepatitis C Drugs, Urges Price Reductions

This article was reported by NAM aidsmap . NAM aidsmap reported that the World Health Organization (WHO) recently released new hepatitis C treatment guidelines. The guidelines call for global usage of Gilead's new drug, Sovaldi, while encouraging... Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

Social Media Can Be Newest Tool to Fight HIV in U.S.

People in the Middle East used social media to start political revolutions. And AIDS activists in the United States are tapping into the power of social networks to combat the spread of HIV here. With the click of a button "we can mobilize... Read more »
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Urine Drug Screening and SUSTIVA!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Dear "The Body" Family,

This is GayCzar, writing on my husband's behalf.

We know for a fact that we will end up writing a book on the account of our lives and recent occurrences - it is just too much to talk about, and we believe it could help... Read more »

Urine Drug Screening and SUSTIVA!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Dear "The Body" Family,

This is GayCzar, writing on my husband's behalf.

We know for a fact that we will end up writing a book on the account of our lives and recent occurrences - it is just too much to talk about, and we believe it could help... Read more »

Do any drugs affect HIV test results?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I am taking valium for anxiety and recently had a negative HIV test. Could taking valium have compromised the HIV test results? Read more »

iv drug user hiv hep c syphillis

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
If you had sex with iv drug user would it take longer to show up hiv positive? Could you go into neurosyphillis within months
please help Read more »