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What diseases and Illnesses effect HIV positive people

What diseases and Illnesses effect HIV positive people

While HIV should not be seen as a death sentence, one’s health is dependent upon the daily taking of ARV’s. Without such treatment, HIV will eventually overwhelm one’s immune system. This then leads to being diagnosed with Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS)....

My child has been diagnosed with HIV, now what?

My child has been diagnosed with HIV, now what?

For the purpose of this article, the writer has chosen to select the teen age group as the focus. Receiving the news that one’s child has been diagnosed as HIV + is quite unimaginable. No parent wants to ever hear anything upsetting about their child, but more so when...

How to live with an HIV positive person

How to live with an HIV positive person

Receiving the news that one’s loved one has been diagnosed as HIV + is of course a shock to one’s system, but even more so for the person who has received the diagnosis. While it is excruciatingly difficult to hear the news, it is important to show sensitivity and...

ARV’s – Your questions answered

ARV’s – Your questions answered

When addressing the matter of ARV’S, there are a considerable number of aspects to take into account. ARVs are Schedule 4 drugs, which implies that they must be prescribed by a medical doctor. The laws have changed over the years with regards to doctors dispensing...

Home HIV Test – How reliable are the results?

Home HIV Test – How reliable are the results?

It is not uncommon for people who suspect that they may be HIV positive to want to be tested in the privacy of their homes. Home HIV test kits are available but just how reliable are they. The case for Home HIV Test results Being in the privacy of one’s home feels...

“HIV Remission” what does this mean?

“HIV Remission” what does this mean?

HIV remission. The word “remission” is defined as a temporary diminution of the severity of a disease or pain. Thus, if someone who has been diagnosed with a serious disease such as HIV is in remission, or if the disease has been controlled, by implication, the person...

How far are we in finding a cure for HIV?

How far are we in finding a cure for HIV?

As advanced as science and technology is throughout the world, there is currently no cure for HIV. Yet, there are many clinical studies and trials that are dedicated to researching and discovering a cure for HIV. The current antiretroviral treatments allow people...