Archives for November, 2012

Let me break down the overall scheme of vaccination, real quick. You get exposed to a dead/weakened/chunks of a pathogen (virus, bacterial toxin like tetanus, etc). Your body reacts to the vaccine ‘invader’ and triggers an adaptive immune response. Your adaptive immune system ‘remembers’ what it has seen, so when you are exposed to the…

HIV diagnosis is The Root of most of the problems we have in HIV World. “How can we get more people antiretrovirals?”… How can you give someone antiretrovirals before they have been diagnosed with HIV? “How can we stop HIV transmission to sexual partners?”… Condoms work, but why would you insist people in committed monogamous…