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Spotlight Series: HIV Stigma and Discrimination

Can Mosquitos Spread Hiv Aids

Here's a taste of what has to offer on this topic:
Ask the Experts

can mosquitoes spread AIDS?

through mosquitos aids can be transfered?
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
There is no evidence that this can happen. Read more »

HIV Prevention

Dr. Bob,Do we really still need to tell people to use condoms or that HIV is not spread casual... Read more »

houseflies, curious

Hi Doctor,I know that mosquitoes and biting insects don't spread HIV, but how about regular flies... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

China's Youngsters Think Mosquitoes Spread AIDS

...China's young people are grossly unaware of how HIV is spread, with many mistakenly believing that people can contract the disease from mosquito bites, according to a survey published Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Anniston Star /Columbus Ledger-Inquirer Examines HIV/AIDS Epidemic in Alabama, Southern States

... The Anniston Star /Columbus Ledger-Inquirer on Saturday examined the HIV/AIDS epidemic in Alabama and throughout the South, where reasons for the virus' spread are "complex," but the "root causes can be Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Sudanese Government Launches HIV/AIDS Awareness Campaign

... Information Minister Zahawi Ibrahim Malik announced Tuesday that Sudan and UNICEF have launched a national HIV/AIDS awareness campaign aimed at stemming the spread of the virus that has claimed the lives of 23,000 Sudanese and infected Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

AIDS Myths and Misunderstandings

... Why Are There so Many AIDS Myths? Myths About "Catching" HIV Myths About a Cure AIDS Is a Death Sentence The Government Developed AIDS to Reduce Read more »
Connect With Others

sister of my fiance has aids, need advice

Posted by knut_hamsun, 4 Replies
...My fiance just told me her sister has aids. my fiance tested lately, and she is negative. some of the other family members have not been tested. The sister has been sick Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Exploring: NIAID, NIH, U.S. DHHS March 2005 HIV Infection and AIDS: An Overview INTRODUCTION AIDS (acquired immunodeficiency syndrome) was first reported in the United States in 1981 and has since Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I came upon some scary sights such as where they claim that HIV/AIDS is much more communicable than mainstream media and doctors would like us to believe... One figure that gets tossed around Read more »

todays paper...

Posted by AIDS2HIV, 1 Reply
...could be distributed quickly and could blunt the epidemic." Condoms and counseling alone have not been enough - HIV spreads to 10 people every minute, 5 million every year. A vaccine remains the best hope but none is in sight. If... Read more »