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Information on aids resistant people who test positive for HIV but never develop active AIDS.

I need information on HIV positive people who never develop active aids. Particularly important is the relevance of DNA in aids resistance.
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...Hi. Thank you for your question.Since AIDS has only been around for about15-20 years, we cannot say for sure that there are HIV positive people whowill never develop AIDS. The disease hasn't been around long enough to knowwhat will happen... Read more »

Doubts about and need for HIV information

Hello. I received a preliminary HIV positive test result from a rapid test yesterday. I am pretty... Read more »

Need information on AIDS testing privacy vs. public safety

As part of my History class curriculum I have to write a research paper. My topic is AIDS Testing... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Wilmington News Journal Profiles Program Providing HIV/AIDS Awareness Information at Barber Shops, Salons

... The Wilmington News Journal on Wednesday profiled the "offbeat salon approach" of the Wilmington, Del.-based HIV/AIDS community outreach program Do the Right Thing 4Life. The program -- which is supported by AIDS Delaware and will... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Statement of Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., on National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness and Information Day

... The grossly disproportionate impact of HIV/AIDS on African Americans is a public health crisis that we at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and as a nation must address Read more »
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Statement of Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health on National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness and Information Day

...On February 7th, we commemorate the seventh annual National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness and Information Day. This day of recognition reminds us of the devastation that HIV/AIDS continues to inflict Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Statement of Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, on National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness and Information Day 2006

...February 7th, National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness and Information Day, serves as a reminder of the disproportionate effect of HIV/AIDS on Blacks and provides an Read more »
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HIV/AIDS Resource Center for Gay Men

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...Are you a man who's into other men? Are you looking for HIV/AIDS information from a safe, trusted place that was created with you in mind? TheBody.com's new HIV/AIDS Resource Center for Read more »

Conflicting HIV information for transmission

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...unprotected. I never gave her oral and we never had sex. Now she is sick and gets fevers a lot. I'm afraid she might have HIV. I thought you couldn't get HIV from getting a blowjob from someone, but I see a lot of info online saying you can! ... Read more »

Manager, Center for HIV Information SF

Posted by Anonymous
...Manager, Center for HIV Information Position Description The UCSF Center for HIV Information (CHI) is a faculty-directed program of the Department of Read more »

A question for the HIV informed

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...12 weeks and another @ 17 weeks. All negative. But I'm still worried about this 6 month time frame. My boyfriend and I had HIV and STD tests done together (my 17 week test) Negative. We had sex after those tests came back negative with a condom... Read more »