HIV infection and AIDS still remains one of biggest health concerns around the world and there are many organizations and people working to come up with a stable cure for it. In 2014, there have been many groundbreaking researches that have helped people to stay alive and prevent HIV infection and transmission. Some results show weakening of AIDS over a time and that is a good sign for many health experts. In 2014, GlaxoSmithKline and Jansen worked together to come up with monthly injection treatment that are better than daily pills to prevent HIV infection and transmission.
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Language learning is a lifelong process, and it begins soon after a baby’s birth. It was thought previously that children born to HIV affected mothers were late in learning languages. That’s because treatment is supposed to continue, in order that the child is affected from contracting HIV virus. As per the recent researches, HIV treatment does not harm the language development of a child. Fetus in the womb does not get affected by the treatment and the child after birth does not suffer from any kind of learning disorders.
What is HIV/AIDS?
HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) is a virus that can develop AIDS. AIDS stands for (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome).
An individual can be “HIV Positive” but don’t have AIDS. A person infected with HIV may develop this disease within 10 years or longer.
A person who is HIV Positive can transfer this disease to others through infected Blood, Semen and Vaginal liquid.
A person infected with AIDS cannot fight against diseases as they normally do, the risk of carrying infections, Cancers and other health problems increases, which can be life threatening.
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A new technique for monitoring the disease on HIV sufferers has been developed by Australian scientists. This test is cheap price wise, thus will be a soothing thing for the HIV sufferers from any country. This test has been developed by the researchers at Melbourne based Macfarlane Burnet Institute, and will enable the experts to monitor the key CD4 T cells in people with HIV virus.
These cells are perfect and true indicators of development in the disease, and are a major target of HIV virus. By targeting these cells, HIV reduces their level. Not only this, but it weakens the immunity system of the victim that gives rise to AIDS.
40 million people around the globe have been diagnosed with HIV. Three million new cases are diagnosed every year. Currently, the monitoring technique is quite expensive and pricey. This technique uses flow cytometry, and is available in limited laboratories. In these circumstances, this new inexpensive test is a ray of hope for HIV inflicted people. Continue reading “Inexpensive HIV Monitoring Technique by Victorian Researchers”
For many people deciding about HIV test is a difficult decision to make, but now with the availability of Home HIV Test Kit things have become quite smooth and easy for these people, as these kits insure the privacy and confidentiality of your test results.
But still many people think, “Why they should get HIV testing?”
These people must keep in mind that there can be various reasons to get tested for HIV especially for those who are sexually active or about to start a new relationship. This test can be beneficial not only for you, but also for your partner, as it can save you, your partner and many other from this deadly disease. People who have oral, vaginal or anal intercourse without using a condom or know that their partners are not monogamous, they are at high risk of HIV transmission and they defiantly need to get tested for HIV. Similarly, people, who are sexually assaulted or experience condom breakage during sex (with new partner) also need to get HIV testing.
The disease HIV Aids has been spreading all over the worlds in a very numerous level. Every day a large amount of people are killing due to the virus of Aids. The ratios of death toll have been continuously increasing day by day. The scientists have been entirely worried by seeing the enormous amount of killing especially in the region of Asia. There have been almost 8 million fatal of HIV positives for every year. This would be more alarming so as to the verdict of the scientists that this ratio would cross in a multiple numbers till the period of 2020.
Today almost, 5 million people have been fighting with this dangerous disease in Asia along with it’s near by regions like the Pacific zone. More or less 44,000 patients of HIV positive have been vanished from the life of earth every year in these states. The social and natural scientists in this way have conducted a lot of ethnographies, documentaries and the researches. They would estimate that 55,000 people would be killed till the period of 2020 in the zones of Asia. But what would be the total amount of HIV Aids fatal in all over the world.
2. Causes of HIV AIDs Virus
Enormous amounts of death toll have been confirmed. The scientists have shown many reasons before us of the HIVinfection.They have wind up with many general and fundamental causes of the HIV infection. Let’s discuss them one by one.