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Why Are Some Nations Are Unable To Get Drugs Needed To Treat Hiv

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Ask the Experts

Using Cancer Drugs to Treat HIV

I have heard that there is a study out of the University of Minnesota has used two Cancer Drugs , decitabine and gemcitabine to effectively Force the Virus to Mutate itself to death. The article said. Ha there been any more information on this? ...
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
...together. They take advantage of a feature of HIV that has been one of its strongest weapons (its' ability to mutate to escape treatment) and turns it against the virus. The meds seem to make the virus hypermutate so that it cannot survive.The... Read more »

TREATING A STD WHILE HIV POSTIVE

I RECENTLY RECEIVED THE MEDICATON DOXYCYCLINE TO TREAT A STD AND I WANTED TO KNOW IF THIS... Read more »

I want to treat my HIv the natural way

I don't trust all those toxic chemicals you guys push. I want to use alternative complementary... Read more »
Articles
International AIDS Society

New Global Report Launched by the International AIDS Society Recommends a New Paradigm for Treating Injecting Drug Users: "Seek, Test, Treat and Retain"

...launched today at the XVIII International AIDS conference (AIDS 2010) in Vienna makes the case for a new model for scaling up treatment and prevention of HIV amongst Injecting Drug Users (IDUs). The report, "Prevention and Treatment of HIV/AIDS... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Zimbabwe National Traditional Healers' Association Launches Registry of Practitioners Treating HIV/AIDS

...National Traditional Healers' Association on Friday at a meeting in Harare, Zimbabwe, launched a register of practitioners who treat HIV/AIDS, The Herald /AllAfrica.com reports. According to Tapera Dzviti, ZINATHA's secretary for information... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Wall Street Journal Examines Zimbabwean Clinic's Efforts to Treat HIV/AIDS Patients With Antiretroviral Drugs

...examined efforts by the Bulawayo, Zimbabwe-based Mpilo Chest Hospital to provide HIV/AIDS patients with antiretroviral drug treatment and other care. The clinic, which is funded by the Zimbabwean Ministry of Health and Child Welfare , Medecins... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Technology Gives Rwanda an Edge in Treating HIV/AIDS

... Doctors in Rwanda say the Tracnet electronic reporting system has dramatically improved their ability to treat HIV/AIDS patients across the nation. Using computer and mobile phone technology, the system lets doctors file patient histories Read more »
Connect With Others

My doctor is refusing to treat my HIV until I sign

Posted by Garth, 2 Replies
...to hard to understand. I said to myself,, why does my Doctor want my body important immune system to get sicker before he treats me.. It doesnt make any sense to me.. Of course the following weeks were very stressful for me, as I was trying to... Read more »

Need doctor for child

Posted by Adoptive_Mom
...Can anyone recommend a community based doctor in Maryland who treats children with HIV, preferably one who provides, or is at least open to integrated therapy? I am looking for someone who will Read more »

HIV / AIDS DOCS

Posted by Survivor, 1 Reply
...only US$20 to US$50 a month), can make it a daunting task to find doctors, especially medical specialists, who are willing to treat people with HIV. The Ukrainian epidemic stands in stark contradiction to the stereotype that Americans hold... Read more »

HIV------AIDS???????

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...DEVELOPE AIDS ... WELL MY QUESTION IS LET SAY HAD HIV AND DIDNT EVEN KNOW AND THEN I GOT AIDS BECAUSE I DIDNT DO ANY MEDICAL TREATMENT FROM HIV BECAUSE I DIDNT KNOW. HOW WOULD I KNOW I HAVE AIDS??? HOW LONG DOES HIV TAKE TO BECOME AIDS... Read more »