Tag Archives: Living

How is it living with diabetes

If you have family visiting for the holidays, this can pose challenges and stresses on the child’s schedule, especially if their favorite bed and pillow has been given up, even for their favorite grandparent. Don’t neglect the emotional aspects of diabetes! I gone out of my way to make things unbearable hoping D would get… Read More »

Peer-led community intervention substantially reduces treatment failure among adolescents living with HIV in rural Zimbabwe

A peer-led, community-based intervention with multiple components resulted in a 42% reduction in virological failure or death among adolescents living with HIV in rural Zimbabwe compared to adolescents following standard public sector care at 96 weeks follow-up. These findings from an international team led by Dr Webster Mavhu of the Centre for Sexual Health and… Read More »

How we’ll be living in 2020

The 1920s saw the introduction of two influences on Australian home style, driven by post-war exuberance and a desire for modern luxury. The Californian Bungalow design captured American glamour through glazing and spacious verandas, while the emergence of the European art deco movement brought simple, clean shapes and an easy aesthetic that would come to… Read More »

Drug reverses signs of liver disease in people living with HIV

Researchers at the National Institutes of Health and their colleagues at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) in Boston report that the injectable hormone tesamorelin reduces liver fat and prevents liver fibrosis (scarring) in people living with HIV. The study was conducted by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) and the National Cancer Institute,… Read More »