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Hepatitis C and HIV coinfection

Glad to see you want to learn more! Click to be re-directed to the original article - Sexual Health:     People living with HIV are at higher risk of contracting hepatitis C. This because HIV can weaken the immune system, leaving the body more vulnerable to other...

What is an HIV viral load?

Glad to see you want to learn more! Click to be re-directed to the original article - Sexual Health:     Viral load is the amount of HIV per milliliter of blood. Antiretroviral therapy aims to reduce a person’s viral load to undetectable levels, where the...

Regular exercise can keep the body decades younger

In a new study involving people over 70 who have exercised regularly for years, scientists discovered that the participants’ hearts, lungs, and muscles were in equivalent shape to those of people in their 40s.Regular exercise could help keep the body young, new...

Regular exercise can keep the body decades younger

In a new study involving people over 70 who have exercised regularly for years, scientists discovered that the participants’ hearts, lungs, and muscles were in equivalent shape to those of people in their 40s.Regular exercise could help keep the body young, new...

Why you cannot get HIV from kissing

Glad to see you want to learn more! Click to be re-directed to the original article - Sexual Health:     There are many myths surrounding the transmission of HIV. A person can only transmit HIV through certain bodily fluids, including blood and semen. HIV is not...
Does diabetes cause hair loss?

Does diabetes cause hair loss?

Glad to see you want to learn more! Click to be re-directed to the original article - Diabetes can cause hair thinning or noticeable hair loss in some people. However, maintaining good blood sugar control may help reverse the effects of hair loss. Some medications are...
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