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Treatment For Hiv Or Aids

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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
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when to start treatment

i have just be told i have Aids its been a year but i am taking herbal pil s and my levels have stayed the same now my doctor want to see me every 6 months now it changed from every 3 months but what i want to know is do i keep doing what i am doing...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
...Hello and thanks for your post.If you have an AIDS diagnosis, your health is at serious risk. Herbal pills are not a treatment for HIV or AIDS and not a substitute for scientifically-validated antiretroviral treatments.I'm not sure in what... Read more »

Gene Therapy treatment for HIV !!!!!!!!!!!!

Dr Keith my idol, the man that makes sense to me all the time,l have been hiv positive for 25 years and resistant to nearly all meds.... in your expert opinino how long before we have viable gene thearpy for hiv treatemnt ???Gene Therapy Shows...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Too early to predict if such an approach to gene therapy would be effective and safe and affordable and useful for persons with resistant virus-years away from knowing the answer to your good question. KH Read more »

Hiv.treatment?

They say minimum 5 years for hiv to turn into aids, without any treatment.Say my friend was living with hiv in her body for 4 years, and suddenly found out. would it be too late to get HIV treatment?So she can live a long life?Or is it too late cuz...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...It is not too late for your friend to start effective HIV treatment and have her health protected-she needs to see an HIV specialist to discuss treatment options. KH Read more »

gene therapy via blood stem cells new treatment for hiv ???

Hi Dr Bob,l am recently infected with hiv and guess what you have become my hero, please keep up the great work you do for us hivers around the world,l read all your posts and you are the man period...l need to start treatment asap cd4 300 and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Pat,Thanks for your kind comments.The results of the OZ1 stem cell gene therapy phase II clinical trial were exciting and encouraging in equal measure. Dr. Ron Mitsuyasu at UCLA is an excellent HIV/AIDS/oncologist physician specialist who has... Read more »
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FAQs About Treatment for HIV Treatment Veterans From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

...my 3TC (lamivudine) resistance make me resistant to Sustiva also, before I am able to change my regimen? After 12 years of HIV treatment, I have become resistant to some protease inhibitors, all NNRTIs and nearly all NRTIs. For the last year... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Is HIV Treatment HIV Prevention?

...are two different agendas that compete here. It could not be clearer that prevention of HIV transmission is the foundation for HIV treatment sustainability." -- Robert Grant, MD Visit www.sfaf.org/hivision to download an audio recording of... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Impact of Incarceration Upon Adherence to HIV Treatment Among HIV-Positive Injection Drug Users: A Qualitative Study

...indicated that improved health services and coordination with community care providers are needed to enhance the quality of HIV treatment within correctional environments." Back to other news for July 2009 Search the Newsroom archive Read more »
The Center for AIDS

GOTCHA! Grossly Over-Exaggerated (or Incorrect) "Treatments" or "Cures" for HIV or AIDS

Books The Cure for HIV and AIDS by Hulda Regehr Clark, Ph.D., N.D. Poison by Prescription by John Lauritsen The AIDS War by John Lauritsen The AIDS Cult -- Essays on the Gay Health Crisis by John Lauritsen What If Everything You Thought... Read more »
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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 »

Botanical Treatments For HIV, AIDS, and STDs

Posted by Anonymous
The Website: http://Shegoi.net/askphd . You can download the free eBook "Treating Herpes Naturally" through Larrea Tridentata by Dennis W. Clark, Ph.D. at this website; http://freeherpesbook.com/downloadServlet?downloadId=E618347 Regardless of... Read more »

Interesting news on HIV treatments..

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
A presentation at the 14th International AIDS Conference in Barcelona by a University of Pittsburgh AIDS researcher reveals the "most common cause of death among HIV positive people is liver failure." Dr. Amy Justice bases her conclusions on a study... Read more »