Tag: treatment

Immunology wars: The battle with HIV

When a virus winds up inside the body, it’s usually met with a furious onslaught from the immune system. White blood cells immediately respond by releasing antiviral proteins, attacking infected cells and recruiting backup. Usually this is enough, but there’s one virus that pushes the immune system beyond its limits – HIV. HIV infects one…

By Jose Scott February 8, 2020 25

Marvelous’ HIV story

Finding out about U=U was transformative. You can achieve what you want. It might be hard, but once you have that hope, you have a vision to say, “This is what I want”, you’ll get it. My name is Marvelous. I’m originally from Zimbabwe and also I’m a woman living with HIV. I was diagnosed…

By Jose Scott February 6, 2020 1