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searching for answers to child with HIV Newly diagnosed (PEDIATRIC HIV INFECTION INFORMATION, 2009))

I have a niece who is 12 yrs old she was just diagnosed with HIV.No one has explained everything in lay terms about her diagnoses. How do I answer her ?? about it and the tests that she will have (CD4 and Viral load).Disclosure etc.. Cannot find...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...parents and family members is to always be honest. Answer her questions truthfully and directly. Don't try to give her more information than she asks for or needs. In other words you don't have to discuss marriage and pregnancy issues with a... Read more »

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... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Namibia Launches HIV/AIDS Information Booklet in Braille

... Namibia on Tuesday launched an information booklet on HIV/AIDS in Braille in an effort to reach blind and visually impaired people, Namibia's New Era reports. The booklet, Read more »
The Body

Gay Men and HIV/AIDS: Where to Turn for Information and Advice

...millions more worldwide) are living with HIV, and many of them -- let's be honest, too many of them -- are gay men. Living with HIV is no walk in the park for plenty of reasons, but whether you've just been diagnosed , you're choosing your... 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

...Institutes of Health (NIH) and as a nation must address boldly. Nearly 27 years into the AIDS epidemic, approximately half of the new HIV infections that occur each year in the United States are among African Americans, even though they represent... 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, February 7, 2009

...address the U.S. epidemic. African-Americans make up 12 percent of the U.S. population but account for nearly half of all new HIV infections 1 and almost half of all Americans living with HIV. 2 Recent analyses by the U.S. Centers for... Read more »
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Conflicting HIV information for transmission

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hi there, I am getting a little more worried. During the summer I was seeing someone. We didn't have intercourse, but there was a couple of dates where we did a lot of open mouth kissing and I did receive a blowjob from her for a couple of minutes... Read more »

AIDS vs HIV -

Posted by 30YEAROLDMOTHER, 6 Replies
...thinking - And wanted to see if anyone knows. IF I (just say me for example) Had unprotected sex with a men that has AIDS Vs HIV is there a high change that I would get the virus? See this whole AIDS or HIV can get you mixed up. 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
...Hello all. I have been reading this board for months and never posted until now. I first want to compliment you all on the information, compassion and support you give everyone here. You are, without a doubt, a special group of people. Anyway,... Read more »