Currently there is no cure for the eradication of HIV infection.The treatment of HIV infection consists in controlling the virus through a combination of drugs that block the replication of the virus, reducing viral load and consequently the destruction of the immune system. In Western countries, much of the success achieved in reducing the spread… Continue reading Treatment of HIV infection
HIV stands for human immunodeficiency virus, the virus that causes AIDS, or acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. The first reports of this disease occurred in 1981, but only in 1983 was isolated for the first time the virus responsible for contagion, which was given the name of HIV. To date, two types have been identified, called HIV… Continue reading What are the symptoms of HIV infection?