There are still hundreds of people in Papua New Guinea with millions across the world with no access to ARV and go on to full blown AIDS with dementia and loss of weight.
People in war torn nations undoubtedly have no access to ARV or TB medication. They just die.
People on ARV need to follow Positive Living with limits on fatty foods that might bring lipodystrophy. Please click:
Acquired Lipodystrophy: Causes, Symptoms, Treatments - WebMD
Nov 18, 2016 - Side Effects of HIV Medicines.Lipodystrophy
Lipodystrophy can include buildup or loss of body fat.
This is loss of fat on limbs, legs, face, stomach and buttocks with new layers of fat around the stomach.
New fat can build up in the lymph vessels, vena cava, heart and liver with inevitable onset of diabetes two and heart problems.
Helicopter companies will not be happy if the HIV status of Kokoda trekkers is hidden from them and puts them into the position of making several evacuation flights.
They will want to raise the evacuation insurance premium or refuse to accept.