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Common First HIV Symptoms Of HIV Infections

HIV is one of the most deadliest Virus that is spread across the Continent.It is a virus that attacks all people regardless of race, gender or color.It is is a deadly virus since it has no cure.Once Infected you will live to be HIV positive.

  1 months ago
Common First HIV Symptoms Of HIV Infections

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Why A HIV Patient Shouldn't Attempt To Skip An ARV Dose

(Photo courtesy: Google images) Antiviral medications are a class of drug utilized for treating viral diseases.Most antivirals target explicit infections.ARVs is one of the antiviral medications for individuals living with HIV.These medications have various classes as indicated by the phase of disease.

  1 months ago
Why A HIV Patient Shouldn't Attempt To Skip An ARV Dose

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Basic Facts About HIV That You Should Know

1.HIV basically means Human immune Virus which means it only infects humans.2.The Earlier the HIV virus is detected, the better it is.This is because a person will start early treatment which will make them beneficiaries of long and better health.

  3 months ago
Basic Facts About HIV That You Should Know

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(Opinion) HIV Virus: Top Five Early Signs That Shows Someone Might Have Contracted the Virus

About 36.8 million people live with the HIV virus according to recent reports. However, many people fear going for regular check ups Due to stigma that may arise incase they are found positive. A research has been done to help people know simple signs that may help them predict whether it is HIV virus. 1.Fever When a person has high fever of as high as 102 degrees Celsius, their is high likelihood that the person has the virus and hence a check up is necessary. 2 Nausea and vomiting An average of 40% of HIV

  4 months ago
(Opinion) HIV Virus: Top Five Early Signs That Shows Someone Might Have Contracted the Virus

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The Only Way To Curb HIV New Infections Rate

HIV initials stand for Human Immune Virus.It is one of the deadliest type of Virus because it targets the immune system of a Human Being.Once the immune defence cells are attacked, your ability to fight common other viral and bacterial infection becomes compromised.

  2 months ago
The Only Way To Curb HIV New Infections Rate

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Politician in the List of UoN's Harriet Akunava HIV Scandal Bows to Pressure, Takes HIV Test

One of the most feared infections that has proven a serious menace is the HIV Virus. It has proven a hard nut to crack for medics to find its cure and have only settled on a management method. (Photo, Courtesy) A lady from UON identified as Harriet Akunava weeks ago revealed a list of men he had infected with HIV without their knowledge. In the list was a renown politician who is a die-hard supporter of opposition leader Raila Odinga. (Photo, Courtesy) Dr. Owiti Owayo was among those listed and advised by Harriet

  10 months ago
Politician in the List of UoN's Harriet Akunava HIV Scandal Bows to Pressure, Takes HIV Test

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Earliest Signs that You may Start taking ARVS Drugs for HIV Soon!

ARVs are drugs that are taken to suppress the number of HIV virus in your blood. These are drugs which are commonly taken by HIV infected people. Failure to take ARVs when one is infected with HIV will make a person to be susceptible to opportunistic infections. The amount of HIV Virus will increase in the blood. The more the HIV Virus is present in the blood the more the white blood cells which fight infections in your blood will be killed. Thus once will have a compromised immune system. Some common causes

  6 months ago
Earliest Signs that You may Start taking ARVS Drugs for HIV Soon!

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Common Types Of HIV Tests And Their Accuracy Levels When It Comes To Testing For HIV Virus.

HIV basically Stands for Human Immune Virus.It simply means a type of a Virus that attacks the human Immune System.Mostly HIV virus is spread through having unprotected sex with an infected person, blood transfusion with Infected blood, sharing sharp objects such as syringes with Infected people and lastly it can be transmitted from mother to child during birth or breastfeeding.

  1 months ago
Common Types Of HIV Tests And Their Accuracy Levels When It Comes To Testing For HIV Virus.

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STDS that are known not to have any Cure! Be aware of people with such symptoms.

Sexually transmitted diseases are diseases which are spread through physical contact with infected people. This means through having unprotected oral, vagina and anal sex. The sad thing about STDS is that most of them are silent and one may not experience symptoms. To some people symptoms may come but later on disappear on their own without causing any alarm. Among the deadliest STDs which do not have Cure include. Human Papilloma Virus This virus has no cure and treatment is just conservative where the doctor

  6 months ago
STDS that are known not to have any Cure! Be aware of people with such symptoms.

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How HIV/AIDs can Be Easily Managed

Before I can give you the reason why AIDs should not be the reason for your panic, I am going to explain to you some important facts you should know about this disease called HIV/AIDs. I will begin by defining HIV/AIDs for you to get a picture of what's it is and exactly from there you will get to understand more and more why there is no need to worry about this disease if you are HIV positive or negative. HIV and AIDS are the initials that stand for Human immunodeficiency virus, that's is for the virus while

  6 months ago
How HIV/AIDs can Be Easily Managed

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How HIV Virus affects one's brain and causes Madness

HIV are initials Standing for Human Immune Virus. It is a virus known to attack a human's immune system making one to be susceptible to opportunistic Infections. It is crucial for people that live with HIV to understand that they have higher chances of developing anxiety, mood and cognitive disorders. The most common mental disorder faced by people that suffer from religion is depression. After one's HIV status is confirmed, most victims go through anger, shock, Grief, resentment, Fear, Sadness. This is because

  4 months ago
How HIV Virus affects one's brain and causes Madness

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What happens when HIV positive mother breastfeeds her baby

There is a common fear and misconception that a HIV mother is not supposed to breastfeed their children. However there is a higher probability that a HIV woman can breastfeed their babies exclusively without necessarily transmitting the HIV virus to their children. First the mother should be in successive ARV therapy regimen. This means that a mother should adhere to her medications nicely on time and should not skip taking ARV drugs. This will contribute to make her viral load to reduce to low undetectable

  7 months ago
What happens when HIV positive mother breastfeeds her baby

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This Is The Deadliest Type of HIV Virus

Some people have thought initially that there are many types of HIV virus but today I am going to show you the only types of HIV that are there. People have frequently asked how many types of HIV virus are there? There are only two type of HIV virus.The first type is called HIV-1 and the second type is called HIV-2. The numbers 1 and 2 have been used in naming this two strains of HIV. The two strains are however different in structure action and the effects they cause to a patient. The first type HIV-1 is the

  6 months ago
This Is The Deadliest Type of HIV Virus

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Can One Transmit HIV/AIDS Virus even after death?

There are many myths associated with HIV virus. However HIV is the virus that causes AIDS and the disease is not curable. Below are the facts of HIV Virus. How HIV Virus Spreads. It is mostly spread through infected body fluids. Some of the body fluids that can transmit the Virus include Semen, Vaginal Fluids, Rectal fluids or breast milk. For you, to contract HIV Virus, there must be enough active virus in the fluid that encounters the bloodstream. It can occur through the following paths. Through Moist Skin

  7 months ago
Can One Transmit HIV/AIDS Virus even after death?

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I Have Infected Multiple Men With HIV, Jackline Njoki Says

Jackline Njoki was born in the year 1984. She confessed on a live interview on tuko news that she has slept with over 100 men and that they did not use protection in any way, so she infected them with HIV Virus unwillingly. This was a sad truth that Njoki revealed, as she clearly told her life story, on how she got infected with the virus too. She is a second born daughter in family of four children and that her sister other passed away during birth after she was born prematurely. Jackline mentioned in the

  9 months ago
I Have Infected Multiple Men With HIV, Jackline Njoki Says

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How ARVs Work Against HIV Virus

Have you ever wondered how anti retroviral drugs work in a patient's body to treat HIV virus? I am going to take you through how this drugs actually work in a more surprising way to defeat HIV and enable the patient to live long life just like a person who is HIV negative. Please read through this short article slowly to the end for you to capture the whole amazing manner in which ARVs function. First of all, there are different types of ARVs which are given to a patient depending on the status of the viral

  6 months ago
How ARVs Work Against HIV Virus