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Articles On Hiv Prevention

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Role of STD Detection and Treatment in HIV Prevention

... What is the link between STDs and HIV infection? How can STD treatment slow the spread of HIV infection? What are the implications for HIV prevention? Where can I get more information? References Testing and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) can be an effective tool in preventing the spread of HIV , the virus that causes AIDS. An understanding of
Ask the Experts

HIV is not so bad anymore (HIV PREVENTION SPECTRUM 2010)

I understand you must keep the prevention message high but do you think that the Fear HIV method is still functioning after 2 decades of the HIV epidemic? Don't you think it's the same as putting warning messages on cigarette packages which never...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...counterbalance to the folks who think HIV is nothing to worry about. It would be difficult (in fact, impossible) to craft an HIV prevention message that would be appropriate for both of these groups. No doubt HIV prevention is still very much... Read more »

Condoms alone are not enough (HIV PREVENTION SPECTRUM 2009)

We all can easily see that the current prevention strategies of HIV are ineffective since HIV infections are still happening. Do you think that your prevention efforts are really useful? If the only use of condoms should prevent HIV from spreading...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,I agree condoms alone are not enough to end the pandemic. See below.Dr. BobPrevention equals condoms. Period. Right? (HIV PREVENTION SPECTRUM 2009)May 5, 2009 Dr. B, HIV prevention isn't all that complicated. Just use condoms. End of story.... Read more »

Prevention equals condoms. Period. Right? (HIV PREVENTION SPECTRUM 2009)

Dr. B,HIV prevention isn't all that complicated. Just use condoms. End of story. Right?Zeb
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...HIV-prevention tool we have to date. However, it is far from the only tool or intervention in the prevention armamentarium! Effective HIV prevention is far more complicated than you might imagine and condoms alone are not the "end of story"... Read more »

Bush and HIV prevention

Why do you think Bush is doing a bad job of HIV prevention?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...unlimited funds to waste on the disastrous war in Iraq and useless missile defense shields, they have only limited dollars for HIV prevention. Back in 1996, twenty-five percent of the CDC's HIV/AIDS prevention budget was allocated for HIV testing... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Articles on HIV Prevention in U.S.; KNOW HIV/AIDS Launches "The Know is Spreading" Campaign; Fact Sheet on Number of HIV/AIDS Cases in Hurricane-Affected Areas

...maintained over time (Rotherram-Borus et al., AIDS Care , November 2005). " What Works, and What Remains to be Done, in HIV Prevention in the United States ," Annual Review of Public Health : David Holtgrave of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Lancet Publishes Article About Behavioral HIV Prevention Strategies

...: Thomas Coates of the University of California-Los Angeles and colleagues make five points in the paper about behavioral HIV prevention strategies. First, they write that the "aggregate effect of radical and sustained behavioral changes in a... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Lancet Publishes Articles About Presidential Candidates' Global Health Plans, HIV Prevention

...Evidence, Challenges and Way Forward ": Nancy Padian of the Women's Global Health Imperative and colleagues examine biomedical HIV prevention methods, including vaccines, male condoms, male circumcision, treatment of sexually transmitted... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

San Francisco Chronicle Publishes Letters to the Editor Responding to Article on Impact of loveLife HIV/AIDS Prevention Campaign

...article in the San Francisco Chronicle by freelance author Rena Singer last week examined loveLife , South Africa's national HIV prevention program for youth and one of the largest HIV/AIDS prevention programs in the world ( Kaiser Daily... Read more »
Connect With Others

HIV Prevention among Hispanics in Pierson, Florida

Posted by HIV_Prevention1
...near by that would volunteer to come and talk to my students. I run the Youth Empowerment Progran in this area, which is an HIV/AIDS prevention program where I talk to teens about sex and HIV and how to prevent it and how to have better... Read more »

Bush ignores HIV prevention methods that work

Posted by bradford, 2 Replies
...U.S. President George Bush ignores HIV prevention methods that work! Who is informing the president on HIV and AIDS? Failure of the American president to recognize the need to Read more »

Participants Needed for HIV Prevention Study

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...software. We're currently conducting an online research study for men who have sex with other men. Participants will evaluate an HIV prevention website or an alternative program. Please visit http://www.proiecthip.net for more information.... Read more »

HIV Prevention-Our Voices ARE Necessary

Posted by bradford, 2 Replies
...HIV Prevention-Our Voices ARE Necessary As an individual living with HIV for 20 years, I have been working to break down the barriers of fear Read more »