1. HIV And HAART

    What Is HAART Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapies are the current therapies for human immunodeficiency virus. While there is no cure for human immunodeficiency virus HAART therapies can reduce the amount of human immunodeficiency virus in the blood. With the viral load lower the body will make new healthy T-cells. HIV patients can live a fairly normal lifespan if they adhere to treatments and make healthy choices in food and get adequate physical activity. How Do HAART Therapies Work? First... → Continue reading
  2. Prevention of HIV/AIDS Infections

    HIV also knows as the Human Immunodeficiency Virus is a type of virus that first infects you with HIV but when you reach to its seventh state you probably get affected by AIDS too. HIV comes in two forms mainly; the first form is in a free particle form, and the other is in the shape of a virus surrounded by immune cells that are infected. There are many ways which can give you HIV and there are also... → Continue reading
  3. HIV Life Cycle Explained in Simple Terms

    Understanding how HIV works inside the human cell gives scientists a very vital clue about how to attack it at its most vulnerable stage. Bearing in mind, the intricacies of how the virus works and reproduces itself which is a process called ‘life cycle’ may be a necessary tool in assisting the scientists, to design new drugs that are more potent at suppressing HIV and have very little side effects. Therefore, for individuals with HIV, having an idea of... → Continue reading
  4. Living With HIV the Healthy Way

    Living with HIV has always been one of the biggest fears of both the infected and uninfected person since it is generally believed that a person who has HIV no longer belongs to the normal class of citizens in the society. The social and mental segregation which a patient with HIV is, therefore, made to face is part of what still promotes the fear of HIV in our world today. The development of medical science has gone a long... → Continue reading
  5. HIV Is Manageable But Not Curable Yet

    One of the best ways to know a trending topic is by listening to the frequent questions being asked on various subjects; such is the observation in the medical world today. Over the past few decades, one of the most recurring questions is whether HIV has a cure or not and whether the medication available to the patients would only suppress or kill the virus completely. HIV is one common virus that leaves a whole lot of folks trembling... → Continue reading
  6. Can Antiretroviral Drugs Stop HIV/AIDS

    HIV is the acronym for Human Immunodeficiency Virus, a virus that belongs to a genus of retrovirus known as lentirus. Lentivirus is characterized by its ability to have extended incubation periods in the body system of humans and other mammals. HIV as a lentivirus can facilitate deadly and chronic diseases in infected persons. The virus, HIV, is transmitted by the blood basically through sexual intercourse. Other ways that it can be transmitted include through blood transfusion (where HIV-infected blood... → Continue reading
  7. The Cure for AIDS is just around the Corner

    The existence of a cure for AIDS is a subject that interests the world in a general sense. The cure of AIDS is highly anticipated among infected people, governments of nations, and many who feel the scourge of this dreaded disease. Several efforts have therefore been made to create therapies and pharmaceutical drugs in order to cure this debilitating disease but have, so far, been to no avail. Be that as it may, the world currently agrees on how to... → Continue reading

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