Anti-Retroviral Therapy (ART) to treat HIV/AIDS

HIV/ AIDS is one of the prime causes of adult deaths in the developing world. Anti-retroviral therapy (ART) is a treatment developed for HIV/AIDS.Newer improvements such as one-pill-a-day drugs are making life with HIV infected person safer and easier. It does not cure the disease, however it can be helpful for the below

  • It reduce opportunistic infections
  • it can increase life expectancy
  • and may reduce the likelihood that an infected individual transmits the virus to another