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Systems Of Hiv Aids

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Ask the Experts

HIV to AIDS immune system

Hello Dr. McGovern, can you tell me what changes occur in the immune system when an HIV patient becomes an AIDS patient?
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...count less than 200 cells or the onset of a particular type of illness that suggests a weakened immune system. Please refer your HIV questions to the HIV forum. Read more »

can you get hiv/aids if you.. (QTND: HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2008)

me and my partner have been curious about trying anal sex. we are both hiv/aids free and free of... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Zambian Government Must Focus on Quality of ARV Treatment, Information Management Systems, HIV/AIDS Advocates Say

... HIV/AIDS advocates and health officials in Zambia say efforts to treat HIV-positive people in the country over the past year should have Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Health Systems, HIV/AIDS, Malaria Discussed at WHO Regional Committee Meeting

...medical insurance scheme that allows all citizens "to access health services at a cheaper cost." Chan and Kagame also discussed "HIV/AIDS, H1N1 (Swine Flu) and also how African countries can develop capacity to build sustainable and functional... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Decline in Zimbabwe's Health System Could Spur Increase in HIV/AIDS Cases, MSF Report Says

... Zimbabwe could face several public health crises, including an increase in HIV/AIDS cases, as a result of a recent cholera epidemic and the country's deteriorating health system, Medecins Sans Frontieres said Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

London's Independent Examines Zimbabwe's Health System, Burden of HIV/AIDS

...to the Independent . A recent UNICEF report said that at least one out of every four people in the country is living with HIV/AIDS. Although the government has imposed a 6% levy on income to raise funds to fight HIV/AIDS, it is "not clear... Read more »
Connect With Others

Have I Gone from HIV to AIDS? HELP!!!!

Posted by CLT, 4 Replies
...a prescription for Atripla. Thank GOD I have good insurance and will be able to afford the drugs. Questions? Do I now have AIDS? Will things be instantly better once I start meds this weekend? Anyone out there on Atripla who has NEVER been on... Read more »

Key facts about HIV/AIDS - Note Last Item

Posted by ScotCharles, 1 Reply
...Key facts about HIV/AIDS Reuters NewMedia - August 10, 2006 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- The world's Read more »

HIV/AIDS drugs saved my life!

Posted by bradford
...HIV/AIDS drugs saved my life! From the time I was told I had six months to live by an AIDS specialist in 1985, I learned from other people Read more »

Transition from HIV to Aids

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Can anyone explain to me, in the simplest form, knowing that HIV deteriorates the immune system, killing the T-helpers making it possible for opportunistic infections to impair someones health. Read more »