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Cost Of Treating Hiv Vs Not Treating Hiv

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HIV CURE COST $200,000

HI DR BOB PLEASE KEEP UP THE GREAT WORK YOU DO FOR US HIVERS.... I WAS READING ON GOOGLE THAT A CURE FOR HIV COULD COST UP TO $200,000 DOLLARS.... I COULD NEVER AFFORD THIS TYPE OF MONEY... IS THIS TRUE ???
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Unfortunately $200,000 or even $200,000,000,000 cannot cure HIV/AIDS. Currently there is no cure at any price. Check out the chapter in the archives of this forum for a more complete discussion Read more »

TO CURE HIV IT COST $200,000 ???

HI DR KEITH PLEASE KEEP UP THE GREAT WORK YOU DO FOR US HIVERS SUFFERING WITH THIS ILNESS....I READ... Read more »

Associated Costs of Treatment for HIV/AIDS

I'm not sure if you can help me. If not, perhaps you can direct me on where to get the info. I... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

IRIN/ PlusNews Examines Financial Costs Associated With HIV/AIDS Care in Kenya

... IRIN/ PlusNews examines common financial burdens HIV/AIDS patients in Kenya face. "The Kenyan government provides free antiretroviral treatment (ART) to more than 300,000 Kenyans Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Proposed California Budget Cuts to State HIV/AIDS Programs Will "Cost Lives", Opinion Piece Says

... "California will not be saving money," in its proposal to cut funding from HIV/AIDS programs, including the state AIDS Drug Assistance Program, Ken Owens, member of the Inland Empire HIV Planning Council Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Zimbabwe's Economic Crisis Raises Health Care Costs, Limits Access to Services Including HIV/AIDS Care

...-- has dramatically raised the cost of health care, limiting access to medical services, including antiretroviral drugs for HIV-positive people, the Washington Post reports. Because of rising health care costs, people who cannot afford to pay... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Illinois: New Law Moves HIV/AIDS Drug Costs to Medicare Not Vice Versa

...approved a bill that would cover drug costs for some clients of the state AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) through Medicare. HIV/AIDS patients who were ADAP/Medicare eligible, but could not afford out-of-pocket prescription costs, have been... Read more »
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HIV-Specific Medications AT COST - a new service

Posted by CanDoMeds, 1 Reply
...To The Body Forum users, Please allow me to introduce a new public service that my company is offering to HIV-positive patients. My business partner, Dr. Mark Galea, and I have decided to create a special program for certain medical populations, Read more »

cost of hiv

Posted by hopefulone, 8 Replies
...curious...what is the cost of hiv in terms of medical treatment...i am not currently on medicine and am curious what the disease costs some of you guys on an annual Read more »

Cost of HIV meds!

Posted by spadude64, 2 Replies
...he told me 13 thousand dollars a year! I was shocked to hear that since I am only taking Sustiva and combivir. We, who are HIV positive need to be out there protesting over these ridiculously high prices! I feel so bad for people who cannot... Read more »

Cost of Atripla

Posted by kaoticv, 1 Reply
...university, which unfortunately pays only $1500 maximum per policy year for outpatient drugs. I have come to understand that Atripla costs close to $1500 per MONTH. Both our salaries are under $25,000. Anyone have any ideas? PS We live in... Read more »