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Is the west bengal state aids prevention and control society (swasthya bhavan) a hospital for aids patients?
No: Never will happen, but i might wrong if a maker/makers of condom would give away free samples. ...Read more
Of course: Of course people have thought about abstinance. The problem is that people aren't willing to abstain. It is unethical for me to push my morality upon them, my job is to help them stay safe even if they choose to engage in behaviors i don't like. ...Read more
Known as Stribild: It is also known as Stribild, which contains Elvitegravir, Cobicistat, Tenofovir, Emtricitabine. It is a newer single tablet regimen that is potent and well tolerated. Elvitegravir is a newer Integrase Inhibitor. Cobicistat is a pharmacologic booster, which means it is used to boost the levels of Elvitegravir to an adequate level to fight HIV. Tenofovir and Emtricitabine are in NRTI class. ...Read more
Can someone please give me some websites with informative information on aids prevention in africa?
Here are 3 websites: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/hiv/aids_in_africa standard wiki starting place http://www.Avert.Org/hiv-aids-africa.Htm this charity uses grassroots efforts to reach people because they tend to be less corrupt http://www.Visionafrica.Org/va_hiv.Html this is an example of a small effort I am personally helping, that the us government recognizes and funds, along with methodists. ...Read more
Unable to estimate: It is difficult to estimate how many lives a specific anti-hiv drug like 3tc (lamivudine) saved. This is because 3tc (lamivudine) is often one of three drugs used in an HIV drug regimen or "cocktail". The combination of 3 drugs, also called haart, or highly active anti-retroviral therapy, has saved many lives throughout the entire world and remains the mainstay of treatment. ...Read more
Education: By educating people about avoiding contaminated water and food. ...Read more
Terrible idea: I enjoy reasonably good health and perhaps do not have the right to dictate what is "acceptable" to someone who is gravely ill, in terrible pain, and without the ability to socialize or enjoy life. But nowadays, being infected with HIV is manageable and most such people life near-normal lives. If anyone has told you otherwise, they are lying. Please forgive my candor and get educated about hiv. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Don't think so: judging by the types of disorder noted by the VA. Department of Veteran's Affairs presumptive diseases for Agent Orange include: AL Amyloidosis, Chronic B-cell Leukemias, Chloracne, Diabetes Mellitus Type 2, Hodgkin's Disease,Ischemic Heart Disease, Multiple Myeloma, Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma, Parkinson's Disease, Peripheral Neuropathy, Early-Onset, Porphyria Cutanea Tarda,Prostate Cancer, some Soft ...Read more
HIV Treatment Costly: The cost of HIV or aids is staggering. In the U.S. It is estimated that each HIV positive person who has access to medical care requires between 25, 000 to 30, 000 dollars for each year of treatment. The breakdown is generally as follows: 20, 000 for medications and pharmacies 4500 for the lab monitoring 500 for the doctor and their clinic. Please do not think that getting HIV is simple. It isnt. ...Read more