The Essentiality of Nutritional Supplementation in HIV Infection and AIDS: Review of Clinical Studies and Results from a Community Health Micronutrient Program

These observed health improvements in AIDS patients were consistent independent of the township location and region of the country. This evaluation, along with clinical studies reviewed in this report, suggests that science based effective, safe and affordable micronutrient supplementation in combination with other measures of improving nutritional status and living conditions can become a basis of public health strategy to fight immune deficiency.