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Women and HIV/AIDS

...years passed, women have emerged asanother group hard hit by the AIDS epidemic. Even though more men than womenstill have HIV in the US, women are catching up. In some countries, HIV+ womenoutnumber HIV+ men. The proportion of HIV/AIDS cases among women has more than tripled from 8percent in 1985 to an alarming 27 percent in 2008. That means that about one infour Americans living with HIV are women. HIV has also become the thirdmost-deadly...
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NEED INFO re HIV, AIDS, CVID & IgA &

Hello Dr. Bob,I am very impressed with the way you try to help people who are dealing with HIV and AIDS. I've also read your posts regarding CVID and IgA. I am still a bit confused about a couple of things though.If a person has 'mild' CVID and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...the severity of this condition varies considerably from case to case. If indeed the severity is "mild," a person with CVID and HIV would not develop AIDS faster than a "normal healthy person." Antiretrovirals would be equally effective with or... 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 have gotten a lot of valuable information from them. The one question that I have is regarding your political views. You are in a place to give so...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...encourage you to keep reading and continue learning! As for politics, unfortunately in this country politics is intimately linked to HIV/AIDS awareness, education, prevention and treatment access. Consequently, it does and will continue to come... Read more »

HIV and Aids

Hi Dr. What is the difference between HIV and Aids
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,I've addressed this question a number of times before. Check out the archives for a more detailed response.Briefly, everyone who has AIDS has HIV infection; however, not everyone who is infected with HIV Read more »

HIV=AIDS ?

I have two very simple questions that might sound stranger than some of the other ones you get on this site but here it goes : 1) Does HIV cause AIDS ? ( HIV=AIDS ? )2) IF Yes, can you please point me to the paper / scientific report that proves...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...would be like right now without them (at least here in New York).Read through some of the links in the History and Causes of HIV/AIDS section of this website to get a clearer picture of why we know that HIV infection leads to AIDS.I wish you the... Read more »
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Project Inform

Project Inform Praises President Obama's National HIV/AIDS Strategy

...On July 13, President Barack Obama released the nation's first published strategy for further containing its now 29 year long HIV/AIDS epidemic. Project Inform, which has served as a member of the community-based committee that called for the... Read more »
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Statement of Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health on National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness and Information Day

...On February 7th, we commemorate the seventh annual National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness and Information Day. This day of recognition reminds us of the devastation that HIV/AIDS continues to inflict on African Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Statement of Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, on National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness and Information Day 2006

...February 7th, National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness and Information Day, serves as a reminder of the disproportionate effect of HIV/AIDS on Blacks and provides an Read more »
Project Inform

Project Inform Applauds the HIV/AIDS Atlas

... San Francisco, CA -- Today, the National Minority Quality Forum released their groundbreaking HIV/AIDS Atlas -- www.MapHIV.org -- an online tool that highlights the local impact of the epidemic across the United States. Using Read more »
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New HIV/AIDS Community Website

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Greetings, We have started a new HIV/AIDS website. We currently have the ability for users to add blogs, post information that is of use to the community and hiv Read more »

Online HIV+/AIDS Research Project

Posted by victoriajones, 2 Replies
...CompuRx is currently enrolling HIV+/AIDS diagnosed patients to participate in a very important online research effort. A $10 honoraria will be offered to those who enroll, Read more »

New HIV/AIDS Community Website

Posted by Anonymous
...Greetings, We have started a new HIV/AIDS website. We currently have the ability for users to add blogs, post information that is of use to the community and hiv Read more »

New HIV/AIDS Community Website

Posted by Anonymous
...Greetings, We have started a new HIV/AIDS website. We currently have the ability for users to add blogs, post information that is of use to the community and hiv dating. Read more »