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Dying Process Of An Hiv Patient

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HIV infection cure? Was told on CNN. What do you think? Mommy of three. (BERLIN PATIENT, 2010) (TIMOTHY BROWN, THE BERLIN PATIENT, 2010)

Hello my beloved Dr. Bob. I hope you are feeling wonderfully. I am writing because I came upon this article today on CNN's news page. I think I know you enough to figure out what you think about it, but truly want to hear all you have to say about...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...are more likely to die from West Nile virus. Most worrisome: The transplant treatment itself, given only to late-stage cancer patients, kills up to 30% of patients. While scientists are drawing up research protocols to try this approach on other... Read more »

The forgotten patients

Dear NelsonI am one of those "forgotten patients" who has Isentress resistance and my virus is dual... Read more »

hiv in older patients

someone who is hiv in their 50's--can they expect to live into their 70's Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Thai AIDS Patients' Pop Group Disbands After Members Die

...HIV-Band, a Thai pop group composed of AIDS patients, has disbanded after eight years of performing. The group, whose Western style songs offered encouragement to AIDS patients, Read more »
International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care

Smallpox Vaccination and the Patient With HIV/AIDS

...vaccination or 18 days after contact with a smallpox case. The following are relevant additional points to smallpox vaccination in patients with HIV/AIDS. Q. What is the expected outcome of smallpox in the HIV-infected person in the absence... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

How HIV Drugs Get Approved

...blinded study. Studies are blinded so that the health care providers will be totally objective when they evaluate the health of patients in the study. Phase III trials collect more data on a drug's effectiveness and side effects. These... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Rights Group: Zimbabwe Slum Demolitions Disrupt Treatment of HIV/AIDS Patients

...a quarter of Zimbabwe's 12 million people are HIV-positive. While home-based treatment programs have provided care to urban patients, the report said many people are now sleeping out in the open or have moved to rural areas that lack access to... Read more »
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Newly Positive and wanting to die!

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
I was just told a week ago that I tested positive after a mistake was made with my paperwork. First they told me it was negative but realized now that it is really a positive. I am very,very scared. I will never tell any of my friends. I have seen... Read more »

organ donor with hiv wperiod

Posted by nomoreworry4me
...Home / News / Nation 4 patients get HIV from organ donor Email|Print| Text size ? + By Lindsey Tanner AP Medical Writer / November 13, 2007 CHICAGO --A troubling Read more »

organ donor had hiv read asap

Posted by nomoreworry4me
...Home / News / Nation 4 patients get HIV from organ donor Email|Print| Text size + By Lindsey Tanner AP Medical Writer / November 13, 2007 CHICAGO --A troubling Read more »

AIDS Patients Face Downside of Living Longer

Posted by ScotCharles
...his future. But at what cost? That is the question, heretical to some, that is now being voiced by scientists, doctors and patients encountering a constellation of ailments showing up prematurely or in disproportionate numbers among the first... Read more »