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Vaccine Helps Prevent Hiv Infection

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Flu vaccine dangerous during actute HIV infection?

Is it dangerous to be administered influenza (or other) vaccines if you were recently infected with HIV?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,No, it's not dangerous. Vaccinations may transiently cause a rise in viral replication, leading to a transient spike in viral load. However, the beneficial effects of appropriate vaccinations far outweigh any even theoretical risks associated... Read more »

when we can expect first therupetic vaccine to come in market?

i have been on meds for almost 2 weeks and feel as if its already been decade popping up that... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Investigational Vaccine Shows Modest Potential for Protecting Against HIV Infection

... For the first time, scientists say an investigational vaccine has modest potential for protecting people against HIV infection, the Associated Press reports. "The vaccine -- a combination of two previously unsuccessful vaccines -- cut the risk... Read more »
The Body

HIV/AIDS Vaccine Is Found to Be Partly Effective at Preventing HIV Infection, but Advocates Express Skepticism

...infected each day around the world, comprehensive sex education and access to proven prevention tools can prevent thousands of HIV infections right now." Another organization, Treatment Action Group (TAG), one of the oldest and most respected... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Questions and Answers: The NIH 2009 H1N1 Influenza Vaccine Trials in HIV-Infected Children, Youth and Pregnant Women

...to test the 2009 H1N1 influenza vaccine in HIV-infected populations, particularly children, youth and pregnant women, because HIV infection and pregnancy both increase the risk for a poor immune response to the normal 15-microgram dose of... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

H1N1 Vaccine Trials in HIV-Infected People

...of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, which is part of NIH. "These studies are important because HIV infection and pregnancy both increase the risk for a poor immune response to the normal 15-microgram dose of the... Read more »
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4th Generation HIV Test

Posted by Trophy
...phenotyping). The focus of this discussion is on antibody detection, the most widely used and most effective way to identify HIV infection. General Considerations Tests to detect antibody to HIV can be further classified as: (a) screening... Read more »

searching for vaccine will it help people already?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...present in a person already infected with the virus. Combine these therapies with extensive worldwide prevention campaigns, and HIV infection rates will inevitably decrease, they say. Critics of this approachwhich include Indiana Sen. Richard... Read more »

information

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Exploring: NIAID, NIH, U.S. DHHS March 2005 HIV Infection and AIDS: An Overview INTRODUCTION AIDS (acquired immunodeficiency syndrome) was first reported in the United States in 1981 Read more »

Vaccine!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hi, long time since I was on this forum now. I can tell you that Sweden may have found a vaccine that are build in a whole new concept studies in rats have showned GREAT results and studies in sweden may begin within 5 years Read more »