Strengthening the Immune System
To see a list of fact sheets in each category, click on the category name.
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 10, 2012]
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 Restoration Syndrome
A description of the inflammatory syndrome sometimes experienced by people starting antiviral treatment
[Reviewed June 20, 2012]
484. HIV and Inflammation
A discussion of inflammation in HIV
[Reviewed August 13, 2012]
485. Can HIV Infection Be Cured?
A discussion of research to develop a cure for HIV
[Revised May 7, 2012]
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 December 27, 2012]
Back to Fact Sheet Categories
Partially funded by the National Library of Medicine