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African American Fight Against Aids And Hiv

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Hello Dr. Rob,This is my first visit to your forum. I have read only a handful of your posts and have gotten a lot of valuable information from them. The one question that I have is regarding your political views. You are in a place to give so...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

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The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...strengthening research and reducing disparities through effective public outreach, we as a nation can make great progress in fighting HIV/AIDS." The Barack Obama Plan to Fight HIV/AIDS The following is a reprint of the Barack Obama Plan to Fight... Read more »

expuose to the HIV virus in a fight

how probably is that i could have been infected in a fight with a theft(african american hiv +ve),... Read more »


Can two HIV negative men develop HIV/AIDS from having unprotected sex with each other? Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

African Americans Should Take More Responsibility in Fight Against HIV/AIDS, National Conference Speakers Say

...African Americans should stop "pointing fingers and assigning blame" and take more responsibility in the fight against HIV/AIDS, speakers at the Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

AIDS Advocates, African-American Political Leaders React to Bush Pledge to Fight HIV/AIDS Among Blacks With Surprise, Skepticism

...way of talking at us and not with us." According to a fact sheet released on Wednesday by the Kaiser Family Foundation , African Americans have been disproportionately affected by HIV/AIDS since early in the epidemic, and that disparity has... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Fighting HIV Among African Americans

... HIV is a crisis in African American communities, threatening the health, well-being and potential of African American men and women of all ages in the United States. Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Majority of African Americans Say United States Is "Losing Ground" in Fight Against HIV/AIDS, Survey Shows

...Fifty-six percent of African Americans say that the United States is "losing ground" in the fight against HIV/AIDS, according to a survey released on Wednesday by Read more »
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African Americans

Posted by Darnell, 1 Reply
...the problem? I am a graduate student now, writing my thesis on: Strategies and Approaches of the Transformative Leader in the Fight against HIV/AIDS among High Risk Minority Youth... If anyone would like to be surveyed for this or help with... Read more »

Question for African American Women

Posted by sadiesmom, 2 Replies
...experiences. I'm just wondering if others are experiencing this as well. If so, why aren't our leaders working together to help fight HIV/AIDS? Read more »

Fight until there is a cure

Posted by Anonymous
...appreciated. May God continue to bless all of us infected and affected by this disease, and I encourage each of you to continue to fight until there's a cure. Love, Pearl. Read more »

"Bang Bang Your Dead"

Posted by Bear60, 2 Replies
...positive; two-thirds of those had told pretest interviewers that they believed they were negative. Whats more, the CDC notes, African Americans are ten times more likely than Caucasians to be diagnosed with full-blown AIDS when they first test... Read more »