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When Is The Cure For Hiv Coming

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Journeying Toward a Cure for HIV: Now Comes the Hard Part

We may be approaching the final scientific obstacles to the discovery of an HIV cure, but the next steps in the journey are likely to be the most challenging, according to Steven Deeks, M.D. Deeks, a professor of medicine at the University of... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Many Ethiopians Coming to Camp in Search of Traditional Cure for HIV Turn to ARVs, WSJ Reports

The Wall Street Journal examines how many HIV-positive Ethiopians coming to a "squatter's camp" at Ethiopia's Entoto Mountain in the hopes that a spring believed to contain holy water would cure HIV instead begin treatment with antiretrovirals... Read more »
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HIV News & Views: Twitter Chat Tonight!; HIV Cure May Reverse Immune Damage; the Drama of HIV; and More

HIV News & Views, March 28, 2013 - TheBody.com March 28, 2013 Top Stories at TheBody.com Read Past Newsletters Change/Update Subscription FEATURED ON THEBODY.COM Today: Join Us for Our First... Read more »
Ask the Experts

The cure for HIV ...when is it coming

Hi, bob... Do you think there will ever be a cure for HIV and when do you think it will come? Do you think steam cell research is the way forward in curing HIV? ...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Yes, I think we'll have a "functional" cure before an actual cure (viral eradication). Exactly when this will occur, I can't say. However, we are getting much closer! Check out my three-part blog on this topic on the blog... Read more »

Which comes first, a cure or a vaccine ??

Dear Ben,I have been reading lots of articles on HIV but based on that, I somehow perceive that a cure or a functional cure would come first before a preventive vaccine. According to the researchers, it would be easier to obtain the cure than the...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
HI and thanks for posting your interesting question.Given that we already have several cases of probable HIV cure and don't have a candidate HIV vaccine (either preventive or treatment), the answer is cure will be first. Functional cure... Read more »

Possible cure coming in the future.

A new treatment strategy has shown promise in helping transform Hiv into a curable infection. preliminary research published in lancet medical journal outlines how scientist used an anticonvulsant drug to awaken dormant hiv, the drug valporic acid...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,The research on using various drugs to activate the latent pool of HIV in those of us chronically infected is still evolving. This is not a case of treatment being available only to the wealthy. Rather these are just very preliminary reports... Read more »

Cure for HIV/AIDS (CURE 2009) (CURE 2009)

Hi,I have been wondering why it is so difficult for HIV/AIDS cure to be found especially for Americans who nothing is impossible for. I am from Africa living with HIV. Would there ever be a cure for this deadly disease and when?...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,See below. I have nothing new to add at this time.Dr. Bobcure (CURE)Feb 6, 2009 what are the limitations in finding the cure for hiv Response from Dr. Frascino Hi, Time for an HIV cure reality check, as this question comes up frequently. Care... Read more »
Connect With Others

Cure for HIV not discussed

Posted by new2this2010, 5 Replies
Why does no one on here EVER discuss cure? This is strange to me that no one seems to even be concerned about a cure at all. Everything is being discussed except a cure. There is something wrong with the fact that no one is even concerned about a... Read more »

Some Major Changes coming up for me

Posted by riverprincess, 4 Replies
Soon I will be having to change my meds to co-incide with my new HepC tx. Not exactly sure when this will be buut I see it coming relatively soon. I know this isn't a hep web site but alot of times , if you contracted through IV drug use it comes ... Read more »

How long does the ARS last ? Does all symptoms comes at once or it comes one after another ?

Posted by Iampanicked, 1 Reply
Even though there was stomach discomfort for 20 days post 4 weeks post exposure. My other ARS like symptoms have been going on for the last 4 weeks though its severities have reduced a lot. I would like to know whether all the symptoms comes at... Read more »

His there hope for cure .

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
I have aids my cdT4 is 50 and my viral road is 162000 am on my second month of meds. On august 9 this year i was tested positive i was shocked, i always feel like am the dead that moves. My question is do you guys have hope that cure will be found.... Read more »