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HIV Infection and Cancer Risk by Posted Sun 10 Jan 2010 9:00pm HIV Infection and Cancer Risk Key Points People infected with human immunodeficiency virus ( HIV ) have a higher risk of some types of cancer than uninfected people (see Question 1 ). A weakened immune system caused by infection with HIV, coinfection with other viruses , an ... Read on »
Plant Extract Inhibits HIV-1 by A4M Posted Thu 13 Feb 2014 10:08pm Posted on Feb. 12, 2014, 6 a.m. in HIV and AIDS Botanical Agents Geranium - image from Shutterstock According to the World Health Organization (WHO) ... Read on »
Changing Face of Cancer in HIV-Positive Patients Requires New Approaches to Clinical Trials by Posted Tue 04 Oct 2011 10:28pm Changing Face of Cancer in HIV-Positive Patients Requires New Approaches to Clinical Trials The HIV virus (green) buds from a human immune cell (Image by C. Goldsmith, CDC) In the mid-1990s, the widespread introduction of modern antiretroviral therapies changed a diagnosis of human immunodeficiency virus (HI ... Read on »
Outsmarting HIV with Healthy Nutrition by Nelson V. Patient Expert Posted Sun 08 Jan 2012 12:00am From: Living with a chronic illness like HIV can present certain nutritional challenges. Without effective HIV medication treatment, replicating virus can tax the body, destroying lean body mass and impairing immune function and quality of life. 1 ,  2 While ... Read on »
Medicare Expands List of Covered Preventive Services to Include HIV Screening Tests by Health: Hearsay & Headlines Posted Tue 08 Dec 2009 12:00am The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) today announced its final decision to cover Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) infection screening for Medicare beneficiaries who are at increased risk for the infection, including women who are pregnant and Medicare beneficiaries of any age who voluntarily request the service. The decision ... Read on »
Essential Minerals for HIV+ People by Nelson V. Patient Expert Posted Sun 22 Apr 2012 12:00am From the book " Minerals 1.        Calcium - 300 mg or more three times per day. Take for strong bones, nerve health, and muscle growth itself. Calcium and magnesium are nutrients that Dr. Jon Kaiser recommends to prevent and treat neuropathy. Optimal calcium intake improves insulin sensitivity, [i] so calcium is ... Read on »
$2.75 bn global grant to fight malaria, TB, Aids by Dr. J. Mariano Anto Bruno M. Medical Doctor Posted Tue 10 Feb 2009 10:57am Geneva: The Global Fund to fight acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (Aids), tuberculosis and malaria has approved 94 new grants worth US $2.75 billion over two years to support programmes fighting the three diseases. It is the eighth time the Global Fund Board approved new proposals in New Delhi and is the largest round in the history of ... Read on »
Health Headlines - September 11 by Meredy Registered NurseHealth Maven Posted Thu 23 Oct 2008 2:24pm FDA Panel Backs Diabetes Drug, Despite Heart Risks Experts advising the U.S. Food and Drug Administration voted Friday to recommend FDA approval of the Bristol-Myers Squibb diabetes drug Pargluva (muraglitazar), despite an increased risk of heart failure among users, the Bloomberg news service reported. Pargluva is among a new class of n ... Read on »
If there are 22,000 illness’s in this world I should technically be thankful even if I had just ten of them. by Lexie Posted Wed 18 Jan 2012 8:11pm Here are just the psychiatrist disorders we have discovered. For full affect, scroll quickly with head tilted back and eyes widened to incredibly height. A few gasps here and there would be helpful. Anxiety Disorders 309.9 Adjustment Disorder Unspecified Adjustment Disorders 309.24 Adj ... Read on »
World AIDS Day – Dec 1st 2008 by Laura Patient Expert Posted Mon 01 Dec 2008 10:10am I’ve just heard on the news that new cases of AIDS (in average) are decreasing worldwide. China is the country where new cases of AIDS are increasing a lot. AIDS: Acquired immune deficiency syndrome or acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS or Aids) is a set of symptoms and infections resulting from the damage to the human immune system ... Read on »