Navigation Links
Drugs plus Awareness Would Facilitate Reduction of HIV Infection

Rebecca Baggaley of London's Imperial College said that increased access to the AIDS drugs in developing countries could increase HIV infection rates. //

Hence he said that these have to be accompanied by prevention measures, such as patient education. Statistics show that about 95 % of the infected HIV people live in the developing world. This is due to the reason that there is a global push by the World Health Organization to get anti-viral therapy to as many patients as possible. The study was published in the journal Public Library of Medicine. She also said that in the developing countries as they lack recourses the effect would not be that of the desired one.

The resources include counseling patients about how to prevent spreading HIV. This would aid in the WHO campaign against AIDS. To understand the outcomes of anti-viral therapy in poor countries, Baggaley and colleagues developed a model of HIV conditions in Malawi in sub-Saharan Africa. She says even with AIDS drugs administered to them, the model predicts HIV-positive individuals in developing countries are unlikely to do well. The main reason being that they tend to be diagnosed at a late stage in the disease. There is no proper monitoring of the patient’s progression, lack of proper nutrition, fail to take the drugs in a regular basis.

The main goal of antiviral therapy in Malawi and other countries (developing countries) is that more people would l be diagnosed earlier in the course of the disease. This would facilitate in they obtaining the drug at an earlier stage of the disease thereby increasing their life expectancy. But Ms. Baggaley adds that HIV prevalence would increase with antiretroviral therapy. She said that in the United States, widespread use of antiviral drugs led to an increase in unprotected sexual activity among gay HIV-positive men.


'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Lean Protein Could Be Key to Obesity Drugs
2. Life Saving Cancer Drugs – From Chicken! Possible Says Dolly’ Creatos
3. Nasal Spray Could Take Drugs Direct to Brain.
4. Emphasis to ban Drugs ads by Doctors
5. Osteoporosis Drugs: right time to take-off
6. Drugs disrupt formation of blood vessels
7. Drugs to stop burgeon of HIV
8. Misleading Advertisements for Prescription Drugs
9. Drugs For Anthrax May Interfere With Oral Contraceptives
10. Over-The-Counter Drugs May Prevent Alzheimers
11. Steps To Improve Quality Of Plant-Based Drugs
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:8/17/2017)... ... August 17, 2017 , ... Dr. Charles W. Grimsley’s new ... ($15.99, paperback, 9781498497626; $7.99, eBook, 9781498497633) focuses on the treatment of veterans diagnosed ... achieve forgiveness, through a progressive journey toward healing. This book will help readers ...
(Date:8/17/2017)... , ... August 17, 2017 , ... Advice Media, the industry leader in digital marketing ... in North America and has been included in the Inc. 5000 for the second time ... to be included in the Inc. 5000 rankings for the second year in a row. ...
(Date:8/16/2017)... ... August 16, 2017 , ... Summer days spent with family are priceless. ... put together suggestions for enjoying the season of sunshine. Add trying something new to ... family can join in on the fun. , Try Something New ...
(Date:8/16/2017)... ... August 16, 2017 , ... Ten outstanding teachers in the Greater ... Classroom and will win a visit by a Houston Texans player, two tickets to ... least five years old can visit texanschecking.com/stars to nominate their favorite teacher with an ...
(Date:8/16/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... August 16, 2017 , ... In a ... its appearance with diet and exercise. In fact, cellulite can't always be eliminated by ... and more effective treatment available to select physicians nationwide. Dr. Kenneth Rothaus has recently ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:8/15/2017)... Aug. 15, 2017   Mostyn Law and Gulf Coast ... Houston, Texas . The Mostyn Law family has ... years. That is why Mostyn Law is partnering with ... to show its appreciation. Blood supplies are running low. ... short of hospital needs in August. That is why the blood ...
(Date:8/14/2017)... Israel , Aug. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ ... of adult stem cell technologies for neurodegenerative diseases, announced ... 2017. "We are ... Phase 3 trial to investigate NurOwn ® in ... Executive Officer of BrainStorm. "We have agreements with Mass. ...
(Date:8/7/2017)... 7, 2017 Insightin Health, provider of ... and engagement, announced the selection of Michael ... Development, effective as of February 2017. In this role, ... strategy for our clients. Wood brings with him ... and business analytics within the healthcare industry. Wood ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: