Tag: HIV

Can HIV Patients Assess Their Own Quality of Life?

Bangkok, Thailand – The treatment of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) with medicines, so-called “Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy (HAART),” can prolong patients’ lives, but may affect their daily activities due to side-effects, drug interactions, or strict dosing schedules. As patients need to

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Patients With AIDS Report Improved Quality Of Life

Benin City, Nigeria – With the alarming increase in the HIV/AIDS pandemic in developing countries, and limited accessibility and availability of highly active antiretroviral therapy, the majority of people living with HIV/AIDS continue to endure a serious impact on their quality

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Common Adverse Effects And Health Care Costs In HIV Patients On Antiretroviral Therapies

Washington, DC, USA – Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is a retrovirus that attacks the immune system. More than one million people in the United States are affected by HIV. There is currently no cure for HIV; however, antiretroviral therapies such as

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