HIV Infections May Cause Brain Damage And Learning Difficulties

We are aware of the devastating effect HIV can have on the immune system, but a new studysuggests the virus may also adversely affect brain development. In groundbreaking research, scientists have found young HIV positive patients with limited or no treatment for their condition had significant disruptions in brain structure, poorer strength and efficiency of connections, and lessened cognitive performance, when compared to their peers without the virus. Read More

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