Tag Archives: Opportunistic Infections

 

Yogurt with Probiotics

Yogurt is a very popular food in many parts of the world. It is made from fermented milk, and the fermenting process uses several bacteria that are normally found in the human gut. These bacteria are actually symbiotes – they are supposed to live inside of us and help us...
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Why Preventing Common Opportunistic Infections Is Important

AIDS is a debilitating disease, one that systematically destroyed the bodied ability to defend itself against infections and other threats. However, AIDS is usually not deadly. Not on its own. The vast majority of people who die from AIDS are actually killed by opportunistic infections. This is not to say...
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Herbal Extracts for Herpes

There are a number of herbal treatments that can help herpes outbreaks, both HSV1 and HSV2. Some are even effective on herpes strains that have developed a resistance to prescription medication. These herbal medicines are all meant to be applied to the skin, not drunk or eaten or taken as...
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Opportunistic Infections, Part 2

Last week started Part 1 of Opportunistic infections, here is the final part of HIV/AIDS Guide’s list of the most common OIs. OIs related topics will continue for the next several weeks, including information on herbal treatments for opportunistic infections. This weeks part of the list includes some of the...
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Opportunistic Infections, Part 1

Humans are surrounded by potential diseases. Fungi, bacteria and virii exist not only all around everyone, but also inside the body. Normally this isn’t a problem. The immune system is constantly patrolling the body, making sure that while germs may be around, but they aren’t making you sick. When something...
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