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50% Of All New Hiv Infections Are In People Under 25 Years Old?

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Older People and HIV

Table of Contents How Many Older People Have AIDS? Why Are Older People Getting Infected? Is HIV Disease Different for Older People? Is HIV the Same in Older People? What Other Health Problems Are Common? Mental Problems For More Information The Bottom Line How Many Older People Have AIDS? About 29% of all people with AIDS in the United States are 50 or over. In 2001, this proportion was 17%. Over 50% of people in San...
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22 Years old, infected and scared.

Hello AllI am a 22 year old female who has just found out I am infceted with HIV. My current boyfriend infected me as he was unaware that he had contracted it.My main concern is whethere two HIV+ people can have a child, or does this have a greater...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Can a poz couple have kids safely? Yes! Although the HIV risk would not be completely nonexistent, with proper treatment and management the HIV-transmission risk to the infant can be reduced to extremely low levels. I strongly urge you to... Read more »

burn out at old hiv-pioneers (OLDER PEOPLE AND HIV/AIDS)

Hi Dr. Bob.Mikel again from Germanys online-support hotline :-)on world aids day i will be interviewed by a radiochannel to the subject of "getting old with hiv"gee, I am just 48 and within the hiv-community i am rated as "older"...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi Mikel,Hopefully the information below will help with your interview. By the way, HIV "daddies" can still be hot! Stay well.Dr. Bobdata & longevityJun 22, 2007 Hi: thank you for all the insightfull information. I am compelled to... Read more »

possible hiv infection for 1 year old baby?

I have a baby girl who is 1 years old and I'm dying with guilt and stress of possibly infecting her with HIV.About 2 weeks ago, I went on a business trip to China and I had vaginal sex with a "hostess". At the end of our session, she...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hi,As we here at The Body are trying to get caught up with questions. You have most likely received your test. But wanted to go ahead and answer this one for others who may have wanted to hear the answer.So...Question 1. Getting HIV from the... Read more »

The future of HIV people recently infected

Hi Dr Moyle,l am a 37 year old male and recently hiv infected, not on meds yet, cd 450 and viral load 19,000l read where doctors say hiv has been clinicly cured.... what does this mean ???Dr Moyle in your opinion how long are we away from a new...
Graeme Moyle, M.D.

Response from Graeme Moyle, M.D.

Chelsea and Westminster Hospital
Let's be clear, we cannot cure HIV, remove it from the body. A clinical 'cure' in this instance means fully and indefinitely controlling the virus with medications resulting a life of length and quality to those uninfected with HIV.... Read more »
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i am 40 years old and have had hiv for 12 years...

Posted by Anonymous
My name is Megan Noel. I am 40 years old, and have had HIV for 12
years. I had a Dr. by the name of Kenneth J. Blair for the 1st 7
years of my care. My husband, who is negative, has been fighting
with the community to get care for me ever since. Dr.... Read more »

HIV+ 23 year old gay male in Baltimore

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
I am a 23 year old gay male who just found out that I am HIV+. I am looking for other gay males, around my age, who may need to talk to someone. I have been having a hard time adjusting to this new facet of my life and need some emotional support.... Read more »

No point of testing/ euthanasia should be legalized for new hiv infected/How to end?

Posted by single_chance, 5 Replies
Currently I am towards top of my career, unmarried; 25 years old.....My GF is waiting in my home country to marry once I return. I don't think I will.....

I was drunk and did some mistake...but honestly I am not feeling much guilty for that....I... Read more »

Infected a year ago... how many years do I have

Posted by Anonymous, 7 Replies
What is currently the expected life span of someone recently infected... with meds, or whatever? 10 years, 20 years? realistically please. Are they any great new medicines? Read more »