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Aid And Hiv Public Health Assistance In Sub-saharan Africa

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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
...efforts. "Combating HIV/AIDS also demands closing the gaps in opportunity that exist in our society so that we can strengthen our public health. We must also overcome the stigma that surrounds HIV/AIDS ? a stigma that is too often tied to... Read more »


Dr. Bob,Where does Sarah Palin stand on the issue of HIV/AIDS? I'm beginning to think she's a... Read more »


Just an opinion, but many believe and there are videos with experts, that Bush as well as other... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

U.S., Tanzanian Leaders Launch Program Aimed at Reducing Spread of HIV/AIDS Among Drug Users

...Tanzanian government on Monday unveiled a plan for "the first Medication Assisted Therapy (MAT) programme for drug users in sub-Saharan Africa, a crucial part of HIV control that allows addicts to return to a regular, productive and healthier... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Deadly Secrets: Massachusetts Hub Group Helps African Immigrants With HIV-AIDS Overcome Bias, Fear

...very reluctant to get tested and come into care," said Jean McGuire, director of the HIV-AIDS Bureau of the Mass. Department of Public Health. Many African immigrants worry that a positive HIV test would invite government retribution, including... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Advocates, Vatican Respond to Pope Statement That Condom Distribution Will Not Curb HIV/AIDS in Africa

...of condoms in fighting the nearly 28-year-old scourge while heading to the continent whose people are most affected by it." Sub-Saharan Africa accounts for 67% of people living with HIV in the world and 75% of all AIDS deaths, according to... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Recruitment of Health Workers in Sub-Saharan Africa Weakening Health Systems, Inhibiting Efforts to Fight HIV/AIDS, Article Says

...covered under international law, the resulting dilapidation of health infrastructure contributes to a measurable and foreseeable public health crisis," the authors wrote, adding, "The practice should therefore be viewed as an international... Read more »
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How to fight HIV - Public Health Reform

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...tears, they are healthier on the long run...... Sometimes we need to give up some rights for the common good.. The current Public Health response to HIV is lilke pitting Kermit the Frog against a Pit Bull Terrier - all you do is reduce the... Read more »

HIV & Public Health - lets rethink.....

Posted by GamboJim, 2 Replies
...Industry) - for her thougts on the ELISA test. I think the Government needs to fight this HIV thing to the fullest for the sake of Public Health. You can't put a spark and gasoline together and not get an explosion. Young folks and adults are... Read more »

Case Management Assistant D.C.

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...less than one MB in size; be sure to note the job title in your subject line. Current job openings include: Case Management Assistant The purpose of this position is to provide support for Case Management department of the Technical Assistance,... Read more »

patient assistance programs

Posted by douglass, 3 Replies
...hey everybody- just wanted to let you know that there are some great patient assistance programs out there for alot of your hiv needs- for free meds go to your local social services office-for treatment of facial Read more »