03 October 2013

Basic Information about HIV and its Symptoms

The number of women infected by HIV virus is considered to be much more than that of men. You live in lifestyles that involve excess mixing and matching of men and women, then there lies huge chances of the harmful virus taking birth. Want to know how? About the symptoms and its cures? Then keep reading. It is estimated that more than 7 million people have lost their precious life because of this HIV virus. Therefore, it is vital for us to know about this disorder and its symptoms so that we can be aware of it and save our life.

If you have now of late experienced unprotected and unsafe sex, then you are on the verge of developing this HIV virus. The first thing you will notice is loss of weight. This can happen due to diseases like diarrhea also. You will face loss of appetite even.

The second of the many symptoms that the patient would notice is swollen glands in the armpits, neck and groin areas. The swollen glands are a sign of the body trying hard to fight against infections. When your body accepts outsider matters that invade the body system, it will try its best to ward off the matte as fast as possible. However, if the attempt is not successful then the foreign matters remain.

The third symptom that you can keep in mind to check the presence of HIV virus is fatigue. The patience body will start paining at uneven times. The patient will find it hard to do physical and mental works. Fever and sour throat will become very common. There are many, especially women who keep ignoring these symptoms, which they should not. If the problems are not treated at the bud then they will get elongated. In such case, a state might come when it becomes impossible to cure.

For women: the menstrual cycle of women become abnormal if compared with the past. Missed periods and after few days they might get no periods at all. In case, you had sex recently and you are experiencing abnormal periods the chances are high that you are having the virus.

For women, the most significant change occurs in the vaginal area. You might face recurrent vaginal infections which might include yeast infections. The infection may lead to pelvic inflammatory and abdominal pap smears. There are chances that one might find ulcers and warts also. 

18 September 2013

Symptoms of HIV in Men

HIV or Human Immunodeficiency Virus) is a very harmful disease. Many a time, the symptoms of HIV become difficult to be detected and treated. Often, it is confused with something else like that of flu. In such manner, the harmful virus goes undetected. The first symptom of HIV is fever blended with headache and eczema (occasionally).

The HIV virus attacks the immune system and makes the body weak. Thereby, the body becomes unfit for fighting other viruses such as flue or any kind of skin germs. In regular medical tests the intake of antibiotics never takes place while in HIV the antibiotics are administered as soon as possible.When a man gets HIV infections, the body becomes very sensitive. Some psychological problems erupt. The early symptoms of HIV are generally discomfort stages. The patient remains in a state of constant discomfort and suffers from fretfulness or dearth of social interest.

The above mentioned symptoms are found much before the HIV virus spreads in the entire body. The first symptom that signals the presence of HIV virus is not feeling well. The infected person is unable to remain in a state of comfort. Noticing the initial symptoms is the first two weeks is very tough. This is so, as the body is not yet prepared to create antibodies to fight against the disorder.

If you or anyone experiences continuous discomfort then he or she surely needs to get checked with suspicion being HIV. The patient becomes depressed and remains depressed most of the time  and the interest to be among people decreases. These symptoms may be hard to spot but are very important to be detected. The first symptom if hic does not permit one to remain normal. One will get restricted to one’s own house. Depression will become a part and parcel of the patience life.

After two weeks the body starts growing antibodies. Therefore, you can find out if or not it is HIV. This is considered to be the best form of test to identify if or not the disease is HIV. However, waiting for two weeks without treating the person would not be ideal. Some people, who are lucky get to know it from day one. For men, it becomes extremely difficult as they are always busy. For them to not feel good is an everyday affair. To differentiate the reason of their depression being HIV is next to impossible.