Strengthening the Immune System
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NOTE: You can see a full list of fact sheet topics on Fact Sheet 1000.
481. Immune Restoration
A discussion of ways to restore the immune function of people with HIV.
[Reviewed August 26, 2013]
A description of interleukin-2, an immune stimulator that increases the number of CD4 cells, its dosage and side effects, and its use in treating HIV.
[Reviewed May 29, 2013]
483. Immune Reconstitution Syndrome
A description of the inflammatory syndrome sometimes experienced by people starting antiviral treatment
[Revised August 1, 2013]
484. HIV and Inflammation
A discussion of inflammation in HIV
[Reviewed August 27, 2013]
485. Can HIV Infection Be Cured?
A discussion of research to develop a cure for HIV
[Revised July 18, 2013]
494. Recreational Drugs and HIV
A discussion of the interactions between recreational drug use and the risk of becoming infected with HIV, or having a bad drug interaction.
[Reviewed February 14, 2014]
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