A baby girl in the US born with HIV appears to have been cured after very early treatment with standard drug therapy, doctors say. The Mississippi child is now two-and-a-half years old and has been off medication for about a year with no signs of infection.
Man Cured of AIDS By Carrie Gann, ABC News, 6/2/2012 The fact that Timothy Brown is a reasonably healthy 46-year-old is no small thing. Only a few years ago, he had AIDS. "I feel good," Brown told ABC News. "I haven't had any major illnesses, just occasional colds like normal people." Brown is the only person in the world to be cured of AIDS, the result of a transplant of blood stem cells he received to treat leukemia. "My case is the proof in concept that HIV can be cured," he said.
Ritualistic black magic beliefs in Tanzania have citizens convinced that HIV and AIDS can be cured by raping and murdering albino people. At least 63 albinos, including children, are proven to have been killed so far. The Tanzanian government claims they want the killings to stop, but they have been globally criticized for almost total inaction.
New data published by the World Health Organization (WHO) has revealed that a vast majority of the estimated 325 million people living with chronic hepatitis B virus or hepatitis C virus infection lack access to life-saving testing and treatment. WHO in the new report said the lack of access to testing and treatment for hepatitis placed the people at a great risk of chronic liver disease cancer and even death. According to WHOs 2017 Global Hepatitis Report just nine per cent of all…
Birthday celebrations for woman HIV Can Be Cured Myth. At this time, there is no cure for HIV in most cases, but treatment can keep virus levels low and help maintain your immune system. Some drugs interfere with proteins HIV needs to copy itself; others block the virus from entering or inserting its genetic material into your immune cells. Your doctor will consider your general health, the health of your immune system, and the amount of virus in your body to start treatment.