Category Archives: cervical cancer

  1. Getting to the Bottom of It

    via Positively Aware, by Gary Bucher, MD, FAAFP I have witnessed and taken part in the many changes in HIV care over the past 25 years. At the beginning of the epidemic, silence and fear was the name of the game. It took HIV activists taking control of their health care destiny to force the medical community Read More >>

    anal cancer, anal health, anal Pap smear, cervical cancer, HPV
  2. HIV Drug Shuts Down Precancerous HPV-Infected Cells

    via AIDSmeds The antiretroviral (ARV) drug lopinavir (found in Kaletra) is able to kill cervical cells infected with the human papillomavirus (HPV)—cells that can go on to become cancerous—according to a study published online May 5 in the journal Antiviral Therapy. HPV is one of the most widely spread viruses in the world. Transmitted through sexual contact, Read More >>

    anal cancer, cervical cancer, HPV, Treatment