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HIV is a quickly evolving virus and development of level of resistance creates the need permanently changing regimens of medicines in various classes. The current dire scenario with antibiotics should serve as a lesson to initiatives seeking to increase the ways in which we use antiretroviral medications.’ Worries over the potential decrease in safer sex is also addressed: ‘Furthermore, even though some of the trial results have been spectacular, the security with pre-publicity prophylaxis is unlikely to be 100 percent, and making drugs available as prophylaxis could motivate high-risk sexual behaviour among those that believe themselves to become protected.’ ‘As a doctor, AHF shares The Lancet’s problems over the use of Gilead‘s Truvada as PrEP and its own potential negative impacts on the medical community’s ability to fight AIDS and on the public health,’ stated Michael Weinstein, President of AIDS Healthcare Foundation.However, we remain focused on working with lawmakers to locate a long-term solution to the problem.’.. Could Common Diabetes Drugs Help Fight Leukemia?: – WEDNESDAY, Sept. 2, 2015 – – Common diabetes drugs might help eradicate drug-resistant malignancy cells in a particular type of leukemia when added to standard treatment, a small new study suggests. Researchers found that individuals with chronic myeloid leukemia who all received a glitazone – – a class of drug for type 2 diabetes – – together with the regular CML medication imatinib remained disease-free for up to nearly five years. Imatinib, known commercially as Gleevec, boasts an impressive background in controlling chronic myeloid leukemia and allowing sufferers to lead virtually regular lives. But despite its performance, dormant, drug-resistant leukemic cells typically lay in wait in bone marrow.