HIV treatments

  1. 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
  2. With Proper Support, Life Expectancy Of An HIV Patient Can Be Significantly Improved

    Over the past two decades, the life projection for people living with HIV has increased significantly given that many HIV infected persons can now live a healthier and longer life with good routine care. This rapid increase has occurred significantly since 1996 when the new antiretroviral drugs were developed in addition to the former existing antiretroviral therapies. The combination of these two resulted in a very effective regimen of HIV treatment. As at 1996, the total HIV life expectancy... → Continue reading
  3. What are the Symptoms of Acute HIV Infection?

    The acute stage of an infection has often been regarded as its primary stage where the infection develops based on the way it is handled. Specifically, the acute stage of HIV is said to exist between the periods of two to four weeks after one has been exposed to the infection. Various other names are also used to describe what Acute HIV infection means; like ‘primary stage,’ ‘early stage,’ and ‘first stage.’ A person is said to have Acute... → Continue reading
  4. 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

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