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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 »

HIV/AIDS Denial (AIDS DENIALISTS, 2009)

What's up with all these people who either deny HIV exists or believe the government create it? I... Read more »

Political Views? (BARACK OBAMA PLAN TO FIGHT HIV/AIDS)

Hello Dr. Rob,This is my first visit to your forum. I have read only a handful of your posts and... Read more »
Articles
Project Inform

Project Inform Statement Regarding the Use of Single-Dose Nevirapine to Prevent Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV

...of single-dose nevirapine to prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV in resource poor countries. Although there is no new information about the safety and effectiveness of the use of this prevention strategy, the articles appear to raise... Read more »
The Well Project

Talking With Your Children About HIV: HIV Awareness for Children

...California, San Francisco. Retrieved July 2009 from www.caps.ucsf.edu/pubs/FS/pdf/parentFS.pdf . Nation PTA (2003). Talking with kids about HIV/AIDS. Retrieved March 2005 from www.pta.org/parentinvolvement/healthsafety/hiv_eng.pdf Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Parents in Zimbabwe Asked to Discuss Reproductive Health With Children

...Council called on parents to discuss reproductive health issues, including HIV/AIDS and STDs, with their children. "There is an information gap between parents and children due to the old tradition of viewing sex as taboo," said Simbarashe... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Mozambique to Focus on "Alarming" HIV/AIDS Prevalence in Southern Provinces

...6/13). In related news, Inter Press Service News Agency examines HIV/AIDS among children in Mozambique. The article includes information about access to antiretroviral drugs and the state of health infrastructure (Ayisi, IPS, 6/15). Back to... Read more »
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Bush ignores HIV prevention methods that work

Posted by bradford, 2 Replies
...beliefs, President Bush has completely disregarded the successes of HIV/AIDS programs that promote condom use. Preventative information, the need to use a condom, instruction on how to use a condom and providing condoms should be forefront in HIV... Read more »

Can you work full time with hiv/aids forever?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...payments. These ex-wives of mine do not know I have hiv. Will I be able to work full time when on meds and keep supporting these kids? These ex wives do not have jobs and rely on my support to take care of these kids. I have read about people... Read more »

An HIV/AIDS awareness program for the youth!

Posted by Anonymous
...Welcome to the HummingBirdPress,a program designed for the youth!Information contained within this educational package is very valuable for teaching,advising,and educating todays children about the dangers Read more »

HIV & AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 10 Replies
...because they didn't use a condom. Now if you're stupid enough to get this sexual transmitted disease you will. And I ache for the children who have to live THEIR lives with AIDS because of a stupid thing mom or dad did and/or have to see a parent... Read more »