Acquired immune deficiency syndrome
There is no cure for AIDS at this time. However, a variety of treatments are available that can help keep symptoms at bay and improve the quality of life for those who have already developed symptoms.
Antiretroviral therapy suppresses the replication of the HIV virus in the body. A combination of several antiretroviral drugs, called highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART), has been very effective in reducing the number of HIV...Read more
Two studies published in academic journals this week have reported possible future treatment benefits for people with Alzheimer's disease... Read more »
Exciting news in research this week. The medical journal Cell reports that scientists in Toronto, Canada cured diabetes in mice by... Read more »
Canadian scientists say they have proof the body’s nervous system helps trigger diabetes. The research finds that defective nerve endings in mice... Read more »