Posts Tagged ‘anti retroviral drugs’

Studies Show Preventive Treatment May Help Reduce HIV Spread

Thursday, July 14th, 2011
There are two new studies that suggest giving anti-retroviral drugs to heterosexuals that are at high risk of contracting HIV may significantly reduce the chance that it will develop into full-blown AIDS. Giving heterosexuals the anti-retroviral drugs while their immune system is still healthy reduced the risk of getting HIV from their infected partners by as much as 63 percent. The method of using anti-retroviral