Chemokines are chemoatractant cytokines that activate cellular responses like controlling migration of leukocytes, coordinating the traffic during immune and inflammatory response, they are induced by cytokines, growth factors and pathogens(Murphy, Baggiolini et al. 2000). In addition to that, chemokines act on different cell (e.g. hematopoietic progenitor cells, fibroblasts, dendritic cells, keratinocytes), play role in angiogenesis, […]

Abstract The purpose of this experiment was to observe the interaction of three different compounds against the HIV-1 protease. These observations were used to compare the inhibitive effect the drugs have with HIV-1 protease. The compound used were between an FDA approved drug, saquinavir, a synthesized compound not yet in use, and a random medicinal […]

Hypothesis:  HIV is a sexually transmitted disease that can be passed via bodily fluids from one sexual partner to the next after unsafe sexual practices. HIV causes a compromise of the immune system over time but, the stigma from having an STD appears to be even more life altering. Patients become often withdrawn, ostracized from […]

 There are different fatal diseases around the world, however the HIV/AIDS disease is killing many people. HIV/AIDS is a deadly virus that spreads rapidly throughout the world. It weakens the body so isn’t strong enough to fight the infection. It is the most common disease known around the world. In the early 1980’s and 1990’s […]

Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and the acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) has been a recurring issue around the world.  Since HIV remains an incurable infectious disease, prevention and treatment are crucial to many healthcare professionals, organizations, and communities globally.  Although there has been a slight decline in the number of cases of HIV and AIDS […]

Problem. Throughout pregnancy, during delivery and even postpartum, there are several pathways by which an HIV-infected mother can infect her child. This mother-to-child transmission of the virus, also referred to as vertical transmission is a public health issue that begs mitigation. Health care researchers have worked towards the goal of fully suppressing the incidence of […]

 Introduction Six years ago, the pharmaceutical company Gilead produced Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP), a daily use HIV-prevention pill that provides over 99% protection from transmission ( Since PrEP was released under the brand name Truvada in 2012, there has been an approximate increase in wholesale price by 45% (Luthra, S., & Gorman, A.). While there have […]

Human immunodeficiency infection (HIV) pandemic started in mid 1900s in Africa. Be that as it may, the greater part of the world became mindful of the infection presence during the 1980s (Kral et al., 1997). In the United States HIV was first seen in gay male in 1983. During the 1980s the infection spread among […]

Figure 7.  Percentages taken from the HIV section of the YBRFSS from 1991-2017 of High School Students across the United States Note. Taken from the Youth Risk Behavioral Survey. (2017). Trends in the prevalence of sexual behaviors and hiv testing national yrbs: 19912017. Retrieved from According to the YBRFSS (2017) taken earlier this year, […]

Michel Sidibe, the Executive Director of the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), conformed to such behavior by exclaiming (with no avail) that, whenever AIDS has won, stigma, shame, distrust, discrimination and apathy was on its side. Every time AIDS has been defeated, it has been because of trust, openness, dialogue between individuals and […]

Abstract The nutrition that goes into your mouth, for both nourishment and nutrients supplements, can have an incredible effect for those wishing to live long and with HIV. By improving your nutrition, you can enable your body to battle HIV while in the meantime to improve your personal satisfaction. We looked at three nutrition that […]

HIV and AIDS impacts the entire world in different levels. In developing countries, like Swaziland, HIV has a higher prevalence rate than in developed countries like the U.S. HIV stands for Human Immunodeficiency Virus. HIV is an incurable virus and will eventually progress to AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome) and cause fatality. HIV is transmitted […]

Background and justification of the study  Human Immune Virus (HIV) and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS)remain the major public health and persistent challenge globally. As such, the topic has aroused a lot of research projects. Majority of people infected with HIV/AIDS are reported to be from developed countries with an estimation of 66% living in […]

Introduction College students and young adults have always viewed themselves as invincible. Human immunodeficiency virus is something they think happens to someone else. According to the CDC, over half of the new cases diagnosed as HIV come from people between the ages of 18-24. Over 75% of heterosexual young adults also do not feel they […]

Social Context HIV/AIDS is an epidemic that existed since the 1980s or even Earlier. Because of its infectious nature and the severity of the disease it has become a social problem. Primarily the disease was accompanying by the stereotype of the Gay community being the carrier of the disease. The phenomena was un-explainable, therefore most […]

The Vel d’Hiv incident was a dark time in history involving the arrest and round up of foreign Jews in Paris during the German occupation of France.         In May and June of 1942, head of the SS Siecherheitsdienst Reinhard Heyrich, forced labor employment organizer Fritz Sauckel and Jewish policy official Adolf Eichmann visited Paris. […]

Abstract Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) have been around in America since the 1970s. Since then, the effect of this disease on funeral service has been a part of many precautions that have been put into place. HIV and AIDS is a highly infectious disease that can be transmitted via bodily […]

People’s lives are at risk! Africa is currently experiencing a major HIV/AIDS epidemic. HIV/AIDS is an acquired immunodeficiency syndrome and a sexually transmitted disease. It can cause night sweats, fever, depression, fatigue, and loss of appetite. This horrendous disease is striking most of Africa. Many countries are in need of inspection, such as Tanzania, who […]

There ended up close to 36.7 million persons dwelling around the globe with HIV/AIDS at the conclusion of 2016 [Global HIV/AIDS overview 2016]. When there have been a ton of scientific studies conducted about the relation amongst sexual orientation and HIV, there is not sufficient research on the effect of socioeconomic standing and HIV/AIDS. In […]

Background / Overview: The Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) attacks the CD4 cells of the body’s immune system and weakens the defense mechanism from protecting against infections and diseases. As the number of CD4 cells decreases the body becomes more vulnerable to all opportunistic diseases and cancers. AIDS is the most advanced stage of HIV infection […]

Sexual transmitted bacterial infections have influenced our culture to improve their technologies and strengthen medication to greater assist all those contaminated but as nicely as people who are are not contaminated. In particular, Chlamydia has experienced the highest diagnosed charge in bacterial sexual infections, affecting our youthful adults the most.  Sexually transmitted bacterial infections are […]

  There are quite a few countries about the earth that are afflicted by the HIV epidemic. Two nations around the world in specific are Africa and Russia. Nowhere in the environment is the HIV/AIDS epidemic been more devastating than the continent of Africa. For South Africa, political chaos and a prolonged heritage of govt […]

Communicable Condition HCS/457 August 30, 2010 Rachaline Napier Communicable Disorder What is a communicable illness? A communicable ailment is an infectious disorder that can be transmitted from a single human being to a further either instantly by make contact with or circuitously by fomites and vectors. HIV/AIDS is a person of the a lot of […]

“AIDS AND Role OF YOUTHS TO Generate AWARNESS ABOUT AIDS Amid PEOPLE” most frequently AIDS is named as silent killer, The most important motive for AIDS (Obtained Immuno Deficiency Syndrome) is HIV (Human Immuno Defiency virus). when this virus enters our system, immediately changes into RNA, and then spreads swiftly. Immediately after that it starts […]

HIV Protease Inhibitors INTRODUCTION. Essentially, HIV is a style of virus that assault the most significance section in the human human body which is the immune method and ultimately HIV virus will be converted to AIDS.  HIV Life CYCLE. We deal with HIV virus as a destructive style of viruses. The top secret of their […]

Prisons in sub Saharan Africa continue to encounter main maximize in the number of incarcerated persons among the all genders. This problem arises as a consequence of amplified crime prices in the region, significant charges of pre-demo detentions, insufficient and weak infrastructures as effectively as weak felony justice methods in the area. (Van Hout & […]

The review, lifetime ordeals of HIV/AIDS carriers in terms of the views of the promotion of well being, was centered on sufferers who had been diagnosed with obtained immunodeficiency syndrome and human immunodeficiency virus. These people were being brought collectively to share their expertise and daily life activities with a person yet another. They were […]

Inside the youth LGBT local community, 1 of the greatest wellness disparities is the higher risk of Sexually Transmitted Disorders (STDs) than that of anyone who isn’t a part of the LGBT. It has, for a extended time, been a stigma that homosexual males, in precise, are additional at threat for HIV/AIDS owing to individual […]

As of December 2015, an believed 36.7 million people close to the environment are residing with  Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome and human immunodeficiency virus and about 1.8 million are children (HIV/AIDS 1).   Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome, extra commonly regarded as AIDS, is the most sophisticated stage of human immunodeficiency virus or HIV. The HIV an infection weakens […]

 Since the expansion of the antiretroviral cure, the expenditure to protect HIV/AIDS is escalating. Tom Lodge, prices from Republic of South Africa, 2013 Price range Evaluate, that In just over-all well being expenditure the proportion directed at delivering care for men and women influenced by HIV/AIDS has been soaring, in particular soon after the growth […]