Antiretroviral reduces HIV related morbidity and Mortality

HEALTH: Antiretroviral therapy (ART) for the treatment of HIV infection has improved steadily since the advent of potent combination therapy. With the advancement in HIV treatment, there has been significant improvement in the safety and tolerability of regimens. Antiretroviral therapy has dramatically reduced HIV- associated morbidity and mortality and has transformed HIV disease into a […]

Post-Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP) Medicine Reduced HIV By 81%.

HEALTH: Exposure prevention is the primary strategy for reducing both occupational and non-occupational HIV transmission. However, following accidental contact with blood and other body fluids, exposed individuals may be at risk of HIV, Hepatitis B Virus and Hepatitis C Virus infection. In addition, depending on the type of exposure, other infections, such as tetanus or […]

The Goals of Antiretroviral (ARV) Therapy in Children

HEALTH: Why always I take Medicines  and I’m not sick ?…..What’s wrongs ? I’m tired now to take medicine. The Children asks parents/guardian. It’s challenge to the parent/guardian to overcome this pressure but they should understand Important of the Medicines to Children. Evidence shows that early initiation of antiretroviral therapy in infants and children reduces […]

Zanzibar On Universal Access Of HIV Medicines

HEALTH: Since HIV/AIDS has no cure or vaccine, prevention of new HIV infection remains an important strategy towards ending HIV and AIDS. Effective HIV prevention response needs to consider the various underlying biological, behavioral, sociocultural, economic, political, legal, and other contextual factors. In recognition of this, Zanzibar implements combination prevention interventions, which include biomedical interventions, […]