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Adult Film And Hiv

Here's a taste of what has to offer on this topic:
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV/AIDS Advocacy Group Calls for Condom Use in L.A. County Adult Film Industry; County Response to HIV Cases Questioned

The AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) on Thursday called on Los Angeles County health officials to require that condoms be used in the adult film industry or shut down production in light of a recent report that a number of people at the Adult... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: Adult Films Pause After Actor's HIV Infection

An adult film actor's recent HIV-positive diagnosis has led adult film industry leaders this week to call an indefinite halt to filming. Free Speech Coalition Chief Executive Officer Diane Duke said that there was no evidence of on-set transmission... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Fifth Adult Film Actor Tests HIV-Positive, Marking Largest Outbreak in Porn Industry in Six Years

A fifth pornographic film actor in California has tested HIV-positive, marking the largest HIV outbreak in the adult film industry in six years, according to the Adult Industry Medical Health Care Foundation , Reuters reports. The latest case has... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Really think a film can defeat President Dubya?!?!?!

Yes it was a great film and when I got done watching it I was thinking that he is done for sure.. But I'd have to say that I'm about as sure as that as I am about my HIV negative status.One question I can't get answered when looking...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Mad P, Well, I don't know if Fahrenheit 9/11 can defeat (re-defeat!) Dubya, but it sure is obvious the Bushies are not happy that the film has hit the 80 million mark already! Did you know some movie chains in the square red States are... Read more »

White film In Mouth

I was recently diagnosed with HIV. CD4 is about 300 VL 34,000. Just started medication. After I brush my teeth some mornings there is a white film that creates a few minutes afterwards, I can take in off with my hand or a tissue. Can you explain...
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
At this moderate level of immune disease (CD4 in the 200-350 range), minor opportunistic infections can occur. White film in the mouth may be a number of things, the two most common being oral hairy leukoplakia (OHL) and oral thrush. You should... Read more »

pasty film covering skin after showering

I have a pasty film that covers my skin after I shower. I can roll it off, and if I let it dry it turns into thick brown scaly stuff that sits on my skin. I have also noticed that my skin has become very fragile and thin. I often have bleeding...
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
I don't think it's very likely that your skin problems are HIV-related. Steroid creams can cause thinning of the skin and it's possible that when you're towelling off that the rubbing causes some minor bleeding into the skin.... Read more »

Can adult get HIV infected by other's breastmilk

Dear Dr. Feinberg,I know breastmilk could contain a high concentration of HIV virus. I just want to know what are the chances of getting infected if a guy has licked and sucked a woman's breast and has contact with her breastmilk orally by...
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
I think it's unlikely but I can't say it is impossible. If you are concerned about it, go get tested for peace of mind.... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous
A new drama / documentary film drama about a young heterosexual man living with HIV.

We have been trying to get this film made for the last two years - Having failed to get major funding, we have decided to shoot it anyway. We are looking for... Read more »

HIV/AIDS films needed immediately

Posted by dayalsingh, 2 Replies
we are looking to acquire HIV/AIDS films for showing on television channels in India on no profit no loss basis as
noble cause.Any help from members regarding the sources of films producers,library,govt organisation wherein we can get it free or at... Read more »

Parents Of HIV Positive Adult Children

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hi, I was wondering if anyone here knew of any websites, Forums, online communities, etc. specializing in Parents Of Adult Children With HIV? Thanks.

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Young Adult HIV+ Chatroom

Posted by Anonymous
A chatroom for young adults (18-24) to ask questions, voice concerns and socialize with other HIV+ youth. Hosted by a HIV+ educator in Chicago. Please join us at ChicagoPoz18to24 in TOWN SQUARE @ Chatroom is always open for questions, but... Read more »