Monthly Archives: November 2012


Good News for Tenofovir PReP

Over the summer tenofovir was approved by several regulatory agencies as the first pre-exposure prophylaxis (PReP) for HIV/AIDS. At the time, many people expressed concern that the use of one of the first line ARVs as a prophylactic measure would lead to an increase in cases of drug-resistant HIV. An...
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Vitamin D Important for Good HAART Outcomes

Vitamin D is an important nutrient that is involved in many areas of health and well-being. Of particular importance for people with HIV/AIDS is the part vitamin D plays in the immune system. While vitamin D is not normally a major factor in immune function, it plays a critical role...
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