For more than 20 years, scientists at Scripps Research have chipped away at the challenges of designing an HIV vaccine. Now new research, published in Immunity, shows that their experimental vaccine strategy works in non-human primates.
The new study shows that rhesus macaque monkeys can be prompted to produce neutralizing antibodies against one strain of HIV that resembles the resilient viral form that most commonly infects people, called a Tier 2 virus. The research also provides the… read more
Does anyone know if being HIV + gives you the right to free prescriptions for all medication (the same as if you are diabetic) in the UK?
Scientists are speaking out against a directive by the Trump administration that has shut down research into a cure for HIV.
A scientist who was supposed to supply mice that have been modified with human fetal tissue for an HIV study emailed researchers that the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) “has directed me to discontinue procuring fetal tissue.”
“This effectively stops all of our research to discover a cure for HIV,” he wrote.… read more
I keep trying too. And it's like I'm detoxing if I change. But, I thing afternoon like an hour after lunch seems to work best. Has anyone taken more meds? I also take adderall, BP meds, xanex, and now they want me to take Wellbutrin??? I am scared to put all this shit in me. I feel like crap. Like I sleep 15 hours a day. Through up. Nausea. Chills. Sweating. Vomiting. Bruises. Anxiety. I give up. I cried for almost an… read more
I've been on Genvoya a little over a year, and it seems that I've gained weight. I've tried to diet, workout change eating habits. But I'm wondering is it the Genvoya. Is anyone else experiencing this?
I have always been very sexual. Now, I feel like it is creating hardships. My hubby is 12 years younger than I am and can’t/ won’t keep up. Am I wrong to want to have sex daily? I am left feeling incomplete. I need not just the physical pleasure, but the emotional connection.
I was wondering how you found this website. Was it through your doctor, HIV/AIDS organization, word of mouth, internet search or something else? Also do you tell people that you know (doctors, case managers, hiv/aids organizations ect.) about this site? So lets hear how you found this site.
Nutrition is a big concern for us with HIV. Diet plays a big role. Do you follow any specific diet since becoming infected with HIV, or do you still follow the same diet you did as before you were infected?
Is there any kind of meal plans you would like to share with everyone? Exercise is important too, but I am just looking to see what people eat on a daily, or weekly basis. So everyone, what do you eat to help with your HIV, how often do you stick to your… read more
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