Latest by David Pieribone

The HIV Life Cycle

Viral Attachment Viral Penetration/Fusion Uncoating Reverse Transcription Integration Viral Latency and Protein Synthesis Cleavage and Viral Assembly Budding

Understanding how the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) works inside the h...

By David Pieribone for AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

On the Trail of a Vaccine: An Interview With David M. Gold, J.D.

David M. Gold, J.D.

With HIV infection continuing to spread, an AIDS vaccine is the world's best hope for controlling the epidemic.

The recent XIV International AIDS Conference in Barcelona, Spain, provided an opportunity for researchers and observ...

By David Pieribone for AIDS Project Los Angeles

Control de los Efectos Secundarios

III. Efectos Secundarios Comunes y Posibles Tratamientos

Gran parte de los efectos secundarios lo pueden debilitar o enfermar, la mayoría de los prospectos los describen sobre la base del sistema u órgano que afectan. A continuación se listan los ef...

By Tim Horn and David Pieribone for AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

Control de los Efectos Secundarios

IV. Glosario

Acidosis láctica: acumulación de ácido láctico en el cuerpo. Puede ser causada por los nucleósidos análogos, que causan daño a la mitocondria (la fuerza motriz de las células). La acidosis láctica severa puede causar la muerte.

Adiposi...

By Tim Horn and David Pieribone for AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

Control de los Efectos Secundarios

Créditos

Escrito por: Tim Horn y David Pieribone Editado por: Jerome Ernst, MD y James Learned Diseño gráfico: Joy Episalla Traducción al español: Spanish Concepts

Otros colaboradores: Jen Curry, J.A. Forde, Jeff Scheuer, J Daniel Stricker y la jun...

By Tim Horn and David Pieribone for AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

Control de los Efectos Secundarios

II. Efectos Secundarios: Información Básica

La mayoría de los medicamentos utilizados para tratar enfermedades pueden provocar efectos secundarios. Esto no significa que todas las personas que tomen un medicamento o combinación de medicamentos exper...

By Tim Horn and David Pieribone for AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

Coaxing the Immune System to Fight Back

Current treatments for HIV disease are not cures. The medications people now take to stay healthy only suppress HIV enough so that it does not cause harm. As more and more people take HIV medications it is becoming clear that popping pills for the ...

By David Pieribone for AIDS Project Los Angeles

Liver Health

A healthy liver is important for everyone. If you are HIV positive and taking medications, your liver will be working hard to process them and keep up with all of its normal functions. If you are infected with HEP C and HIV and your liver is damaged ...

By David Pieribone for AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

Bio-Electrical Impedance Analysis

Bio-electrical Impedance Analysis (BIA) is a simple painless procedure which enables a doctor or healthcare provider to analyze the amounts of fat, muscle and water in the body. Not all healthcare providers perform BIA tests, but more and more are be...

By David Pieribone for AIDS Community Research Initiative of America