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Which Immune Cell Is Compromised By Hiv

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Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
Brad S. Lichtenstein, N.D. wrote a great article on mitochondrial toxicity that included excellent information about Coenzyme Q-10 (go to is an essential factor in the electron transport chain, the pathway... Read more »

risk to immune compromised HIV+ clinic worker

In the case of a substantially immune compromised HIV+ clinic worker, do you advocate exclusion... Read more »

Immune compromised and Yellow Fever

My sister is about to leave the us to work in Africa. She had to get a yellow fever shot and was... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Health Experts Need to Ensure That XDR-TB Does Not Spread Among People With Compromised Immune Systems, Including HIV-Positive People, WHO Official Says

Health experts need to contain the spread of extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis, TB that is resistant to the two most potent first-line treatments and some of the available second-line drugs, so that it does not spread among people with... Read more »

Stop Anthem Blue Cross From Compromising Care of HIV-Positive Clients

In California, Anthem Blue Cross is forcing HIV-positive clients to use their mail order pharmacy, Curascript, which is owned by the giant prescription benefit manager (PBM) Express Scripts, which will severely compromise the care of clients. I have... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

NIH Scientists Discover How HIV Kills Immune Cells: Findings Have Implications for HIV Treatment

WHAT: Untreated HIV infection destroys a persons immune system by killing infection-fighting cells, but precisely when and how HIV wreaks this destruction has been a mystery until now. New research by scientists at the National Institute of... Read more »
Treatment Action Group

Notes From the NIAID Workshop on Immune Activation and HIV Pathogenesis

Introduction On the Relationship of T-Cell Activation to Viral Replication and to CD4 Depletion Role and Therapeutic Potential of the PD-1/PD-L1 Inhibitory Pathway in Regulating T-Cell Responses During Chronic Viral Infection What Is the Basis... Read more »
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Compromised immune system always = HIV?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I have a bacterial infection that in most people goes away within a few weeks. But I have had it for so long that my doctor says I must have a compromised immune system and said that it could be HIV. I don't know what to think. I've had 2 sexual... Read more »

Immune system & HIV detection

Posted by andypb, 1 Reply
What is compromised/ supressed immune system.

Does compromised/ weak immune system take more time to produce antibody to HIV infection.

Would a Person having as low Cd 4 counts 350 is considered to have compromised immune system.

Do such person with... Read more »

Stuff from web re. immune system a seroconversion

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I noticed that several people had been asking for information regarding the idea that an impaired immune system would explain seroconversion after 3 months or longer. Here is one post taken from Dr. Holodniy's site. I have seen several other... Read more »

T Cells

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I have consistantly tested negative on several tests over the past two years. However, I keep getting symptoms of hiv and my t cells are lurking around the 400 range. I have more test results comminmg back on feb 4th.

Is there anyone else out there... Read more »