HIV & AIDS Cures
HIV, or human immunodeficiency virus, is the viral strain that causes AIDS, or acquired immune deficiency syndrome. It is a fatal disease that ultimately culminates in weakness, sickness and death. The virus itself does nothing to directly kill its host....
There is no functional cure for HIV or AIDS, meaning that there is no procedure or
medication which has been scientifically proven to reliably eliminate the virus ...
The status of HIV/AIDS research and what the future may hold.
The first and only person ever to be cured of HIV/AIDS is a leukemia patient
treated in Berlin with HIV-resistant stem cells. Although the Berlin patient was
Diarrhea can be a life threatening problem if not treated correctly and rapidly. In addition it is one of the most annoying HIV
symptoms. Diarrhea purges the body of needed fluid and electrolytes, resulting in dehydration and electrolyte imbalance . More »
After three decades of the AIDS pandemic, the cure for HIV is closer than ever
Researching a cure for AIDS is complex; attempts aim to achieve complete HIV
eradication or a functional cure where HIV lies dormant.
amfAR's “Countdown to a Cure for AIDS” is a research initiative aimed at finding
a broadly applicable cure for HIV by 2020. “Countdown to a Cure” is designed to
Aug 17, 2015 ... San Francisco pushes early HIV treatment—with an eye toward a cure.
Aug 13, 2015 ... ART isn't a cure, but it can control the virus so that you can live a longer, healthier
life and reduce the risk of transmitting HIV to others.