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...benefit."In the past 3 years, has the Proposed Insured been diagnosed as having or treated by a member of the medical profession for Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS), AIDS Related Complex (ARC), or tested postive for antibodies to the...
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Today in History -- June 5

...Angeles had developed a rare form of pneumonia. These were the first recognized cases of the condition that later became known as Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, or AIDS. Back to other news for June 2009 Search the Newsroom archive Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Blog: PEPFAR Hasn't Achieved Country-Ownership Yet

...exemplifies the principles of country-ownership," according to " Karen Grepin's Global Health Blog " in response to a Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes commentary about PEPFAR. According to Grepin, though PEPFAR "has changed the... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Many Women Living With HIV Skip Pap Test Despite Increased Risk for Cervical Cancer, Study Finds

...receive an annual Pap test in the year prior to being interviewed, according to a study published in the Aug. 1, Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes , Reuters reports. Women with HIV have an increased risk for cervical cancer,... Read more »
University Hospital Heidelberg

How HIV Cripples Immune Cells

...Typically, after the initial infection accompanied by acute symptoms, there is a latency period of several years before the acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) manifests. The human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) has developed numerous... Read more »
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Conspiracy Theories

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...living in Texas believe that HIV is a government conspiracy to kill minority populations, according to a report in the Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome. Read more »

hiv-negative aids?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...immunodeficiency syndrome in which human immunodeficiency virus, or HIV, cannot be detected. Because HIV is the causative agent of acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS), ICL can be referred to as Non-HIV AIDS. As in AIDS patients, Non-HIV... Read more »

HIV-Negative AIDS?!

Posted by Anonymous
...immunodeficiency syndrome in which human immunodeficiency virus, or HIV, cannot be detected. Because HIV is the causative agent of acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS), ICL can be referred to as Non-HIV AIDS. As in AIDS patients, Non-HIV... Read more »

Paranoia and fear when most others are in denial

Posted by don
...When most people are in denial about acquired immune deficiency syndrome human immunodeficiency virus, paranoia and fear are things that could motivate a person to do something different. Doing things Read more »