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Does HIV Cause AIDS

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U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

The Evidence That HIV Causes AIDS

... Background The acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) was first recognized in 1981 and has since become a major worldwide pandemic. AIDS is caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). By leading to the destruction and/or functional impairment of cells of the immune system,
Ask the Experts

Prove that HIV causes AIDS

There is a lot of talk on here about Duesberg and the Perth Group. You say that their so called 'dangerous' beliefs have been disputed time and time again yet this is not true. Many of the questions asked by some of these 'denialists' have never...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...readers who may not know the history of this misguided cult. In the early years of the epidemic, a few scientists postulated that HIV infection may not be the cause of AIDS. They suggested a number of other potential explanations, such as AZT... Read more »

Not only HIV causes AIDS

HIV is not the only virus that causes AIDS other virus as well. Why do people so scare of only HIV? I heard that if you had one of the opportunistic infections, you have AIDS regardless whether your HIV pos or neg. What do u think mr Kull?
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

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

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...That is not true. You can only be diagnosed with AIDS if you are infected with HIV.RMK Read more »

does hiv cause aids/cofactors

I came across a "denialist film" hiv fact or fraud with duesberg/thomas/shyh ching lo's theorys and dont beleive it all but have some questions.If hiv infection is spread evenly 50/50 why are 90% of aids cases male?How can hiv cause so much...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
...this benefit when these drugs are stopped or viral resistance is demonstrated some still doubt what is before their eyes - that HIV causes the immunologic deterioration that leads to AIDS. In the most basic sense, such denial - and that is what... Read more »

hiv/aids causing abdomen pain

Everyday/night I have sever abdomen pain that feels as if a semi is driving through me. Or something is twisting it uncontrollablly. The pain is almost unbearable. I wake up soaked in sweat, hungry but my stomach feels full, when I do eat, it gives...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...In the setting of HIV infection +/- treatment the differential diagnosis for severe recurrent abdominal pain is long and may involve HIV related or Read more »
Articles
The Well Project

Does HIV Cause AIDS? Denialism vs. Pro-ARVs: A "Debate"

... It started as a simple status on my Facebook page where I just put "FOR ME IT'S VERY HARD!!! TO TAKE HIV MEDS ... IT'S NOT SIMPLE! IT'S NOT EASY ... THEY DO SAVE OUR LIVES BUT HAVE VERY HARSH SIDE EFFECTS!" Well before I knew it, Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

How HIV Causes AIDS

...Activation in HIV Disease New Clinical Signs of HIV in the Era of HAART Therapy NIAID Research on the Pathogenesis of AIDS Glossary A significant component of the research effort of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV is the Only Cause of AIDS: The Potential for Journalism to Impact the Public Health

...It seems that the so-called experts on AIDS have done a poor job of convincing the public that HIV is the sole and unequivocal cause of this dread disease. The case should be an easy one. After all, close to 40 million people Read more »
Project Inform

Does HIV Cause AIDS?

...years, many stories have appeared in the media highlighting the views of individuals who claim that HIV is not the cause of AIDS. These articles are always "good copy" in the sense that they generate controversy and reader response. Many AIDS... Read more »
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HIV causes AIDS

Posted by TerryD, 6 Replies
...after much soul searching i have come to the conclusion that i am scared of HIV and have been running from it all this time. i am leaving my cult of dissedents and joining this new cult of beLIEvers. thank Read more »

Does HIV cause AIDS?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
... Despite overwhelming evidence that the human immunodeficency virus (HIV) causes the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), the notion that HIV is harmless (or does not exist!) continues to find a wide audience in the popular press, with... Read more »

HIV Causes AIDS -- And Knowing It Could Save Your

Posted by Anonymous
...HIV Causes AIDS -- And Knowing It Could Save Your Life By San Francisco AIDS Foundation While the global HIV/AIDS pandemic continues Read more »

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