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Death From HIV / AIDS

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I think the p.c. word is morbidity . I recently had an argument with one of the very few friends iv disclosed to who stated , "people don't die from aids anymore". For whatever reason after 4 years despite three meds ( kaletra, truvada, instentra) I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...just prior to the release of the first protease inhibitors, when the San Jose Mercury News article appeared, HIV was indeed a death sentence with a short shelf-life. I, like everyone else at the time, anticipated the virus would snuff out my life... Read more »

HIV/AIDS: death only cure ?

Hi Doc,I have read number of articles which say, Death is only cure for AIDS/HIV.Is this true ?... Read more »


I am a surgeon. I was working on a deadbody which was preserved in a refrigerator for 18 hours. As... Read more »

Dixie Carter's Death and Her HIV/AIDS Prevention Legacy

...CARTER: ... Unheard of. Do you want to know something just shocking? [The show's producer] Linda Bloodworth-Thomason's mother died of AIDS. This was before that particular episode was written. Her mother got AIDS from a blood transfusion... Read more »
Terri Wilder

The Death of an HIV/AIDS Organization

...breaking over a guy rejecting me or not paying attention to me, but from the end of something amazing. I just found out that the HIV/AIDS organization I used to work for is closing. Although I have not worked at this organization in over seven... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Preparing for Life and Death: HIV/AIDS Is a Fact of Everyday Life in South Africa

...takes 20 children from birth to age nine who are terminally ill with AIDS. The hospice has a high turnover, with an average of a death a week. Cotlands also takes children from communities badly affected by HIV, where it runs home-based care... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Baltimore Sun Examines Growing Death Industry in Malawi Due to Poverty, HIV/AIDS

...The Baltimore Sun on Sunday examined Malawi's coffin business, which is part of the country's growing death industry fueled by "the toxic brew" of poverty and diseases, namely HIV/AIDS. The life expectancy in Malawi has fallen from 41 Read more »
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AIDS- 3rd leading cause of death

Posted by Anonymous
...AIDS to Be 3rd Leading Cause of Death The Associated Press By MARIA CHENG November 27, 2006 You can't put all your eggs in the abstinence basket Within the next Read more »

Once the fluid containing HIV dries, is it dead?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Once vaginal secretion dry, would the HIV in them die? And how long would HIV live if it were into underwear? Would it die once soaked in? Read more »

Devo Member dead from AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Its official Bob is dead Read more »

HIV - Life of death?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...33871648 Number of people in California with AIDS according to the CDC: 1 in 200 0.5% (1 in 200) of 33871648 = 169358 AIDS deaths in 2000 according the Calif. Dept. of Health: 586. 169,358 (HIV positive people in Calif.) divided by 586 (the... Read more »