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Communication Strategy To Work With Gays On Hiv Prevention

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Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Unknown, Negative or Positive? Using Knowledge of HIV Status as an HIV Prevention Strategy

As front-line workers in HIV prevention, it is important to understand what prevention strategies clients are using and how they understand the risks associated with them. A common HIV prevention strategy used by gay men and other men who have sex... Read more »
HIV Prevention Justice Alliance

June 15: HIV PJA Webinar -- Glass Half Full: Resilience Among Gay Men as an Emerging HIV Prevention Justice Strategy

Join us for an HIV PJA Strategy Webinar: Wednesday June 15 @ 3:30 p.m. ET/ 2:30 p.m. CT/ 1:30 p.m. MT/ 12:30 p.m. PT Glass Half Full: Resilience Among Gay Men as an Emerging HIV Prevention Justice Strategy Plus: IOM Report Highlights Gaps... Read more »
Global Forum on MSM & HIV

Participate in Important New Survey on HIV Prevention Strategies Targeting MSM!

You are invited to be part of the Global Forum on MSM and HIV (MSMGF) Survey on HIV Prevention Strategies Targeting Gay Men and Men Who Have Sex with Men (MSM)! We are looking for gay men, MSM and providers from all over the world to take part so... Read more »
Ask the Experts

most effective communication strategy to make people aware about AIDS in true sense

Respected madam,Ours is a big manufacturing company with around 12000 employees. These members include all the levels - right from top management to the uneducated and illiterate workers in our manufacturing plants.We find that in spite of our...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
Your question is extremely important, and deserves an answer about materials designed for your population. I have two suggestions: the World Health Organization in Geneva, Switzerland has many kinds of materials about AIDS that have been created for... Read more »

Dr Bob...we need to work on our communication!

Dr. Bob,Your lack of response to my repeated questions is starting to make me feel like I am the only one in this friendship who is attempting to communicate...just kidding I know you are a very busy man!My story is this:After what I thought was a...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,1. Yep. WOO-HOO!2. Nope. You've had enough assuming you didn't have unsafe sex with someone from Burkina Faso (or some other West African country).3. No worries mate. The test would read invalid if not performed correctly!Are we back to... Read more »

Gay HIV+ partner has bareback sex with other HIV+ people

Hi, I'm in an open gay relationship with my HIV+ partner whereas i am HIV-. We always have protected anal sex (oral unprotected)My partner continues to have unprotected sex with other positive guys even though i have stressed that this is bad....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Regarding the risk of poz-on-poz barebacking, see below.As for a well "recegonised" resource on this topic, HELLO! You're reading it. Check out the archives! Finally, regarding the risk of STDs from oral sex, we have an entire... Read more »

Recent prevention failure and efforts to cure the disease part 2 (HIV IS 100% PREVENTABLE TODAY, 2009)

Thanks for your quick response. I have to disagree too on one point. You said that HIV is 100% preventable which is correct but it ignores the nature of human beings. Let me explain. Many actually know the ways of transmission but this leads not...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Sorry, I have to disagree with your disagreement!The statement that HIV is 100% preventable is completely true and has nothing to do with human nature! It's just a scientific fact that we could prevent all (or essentially all) HIV... Read more »
Connect With Others

Communicable disease test for work? Is that legal?

Posted by BayRS, 2 Replies
I just have a quick question and I need all the opinions I can get, please.

Is it true that places like McDonalds, KFC, etc...make you get a communicable disease test in order to become a manager? I heard that you need to go to training and also get... 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 promote condoms has not only undermined over two decades of HIV prevention... Read more »

gay safer sex

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hi guys, I am into a +/- relationship for a couple of months now, and while I generally feel comfortable with my partner's HIV status (he is the poz) every now and then I still get sick worried. I was thinking we should share experience on safer sex... Read more »

Poz magazine sanctions that HIV is a gay disease

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Peter Staley formerly of AIDSMEDS (now owned by Poz Magazine) agrees with the new LA Public Service Announcements that stress HIV is a gay disease.

Here is the article that critizes these ads.

HIV Ads Embrace, and Stun, Audience
By Sharon Bernstein,... Read more »