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Education Funding For Individuals With HIV

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among Hispanics/Latinos

... The HIV epidemic is a serious threat to the Hispanic/Latino community. While Hispanics/Latinos 1 represented approximately 15% of the United States (US) population in 2006, they accounted for 17% of new HIV infections in the 50 states
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Confidentiality? (NAMES BASED REPORTING, 2010)

Hi Robert,I suppose this isn't the correct forum for this question, but I hope that you can help me get the word out to anyone who cares about privacy.HIV Poz Names Gathered by the State of HawaiiWhen I go to the doctor, one of the forms that I sign...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...confidentiality be used?The Gay and Lesbian Medical Association (GLMA), along with organizations such as the Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund, the Latino Commission on AIDS in New York City, and the National Association of People With... Read more »

HIV/AIDS (HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2010)

Can two HIV negative men develop HIV/AIDS from having unprotected sex with each other?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,See below.Dr. BobHow to contract HIV (HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2009) (Obama Budget Would Kill Abstinence-Only Funding) May 15, 2009If a HIV - woman Read more »

How to contract HIV (HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2009) (Obama Budget Would Kill Abstinence-Only Funding)

If a HIV - woman and a HIV - man have sexual intercourse while the woman is on her menstrual period, is there a possibility of contracting HIV just because she is on her period? even if both dont have HIV/AIDS?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Once again a QTND (question that never dies) arises! And of course the ATNC (answer that never changes) remains unchanged! Two HIV-negative people cannot create HIV out of thin air and transmit it to each other. (See below.) Menstrual blood... Read more »

Voting Obama, will it make a difference?

I am also a firm Obama supporter but I have a question and maybe you have more insight. Do you really think Obama will do more to help fund HIV/AIDS research or medicines more in the United States? Has he given any indication that he would? Please...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...hampered by Dubya and his cronies. In addition both Democratic front runners plan to cut abstinence-only-until-marriage sex education funding. These programs have been shown time and again to be colossal and costly failures (like so many other... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Newsday Examines Abstinence Education Funding Under Bush Administration, Programs' Impact on HIV/AIDS

... Long Island Newsday on Friday examined abstinence education funding under the Bush administration and its impact on domestic and international HIV/AIDS prevention programs and teen pregnancy Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Volunteers From Virginia HIV/AIDS Group Lobby Legislators to Increase HIV Prevention, Education Funds

... Virginia Organizations Responding to AIDS on Wednesday lobbied state lawmakers to allocate additional funds for increased HIV prevention and education in the state, the Richmond Times-Dispatch reports. The volunteers asked legislators to... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New CDC Rules on AIDS Education Funding Might Reduce Effectiveness of HIV Prevention Materials, Some Advocates Say

...Proposed guidelines from CDC for federally funded HIV/AIDS education efforts might reduce the effectiveness of HIV prevention materials and "impede efforts to prevent the disease," Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

U.S. Uninformed About AIDS, Advocates Say -- Southeast Has Highest Death Rate, Least Federal Funding for Education

... The CEO of AIDS Alabama marked World AIDS Day by noting the disparities in HIV-related funding and education in the South. More than half the US residents who died of AIDS in 2006 were minorities, and half Read more »
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Crystal meth can make you test 'HIV'

Posted by Anonymous
...original AIDS defining conditions. Crystal meth and poppers are contributing to AIDS amongst gay men and not the hypothetical HIV. Chemical agents in drugs like crystal meth and cocaine can stimulate cells to express hitherto dormant passenger... Read more »

Bush ignores HIV prevention methods that work

Posted by bradford, 2 Replies
...U.S. President George Bush ignores HIV prevention methods that work! Who is informing the president on HIV and AIDS? Failure of the American president to recognize Read more »

HIV and AIDS- NATUROPATHIC PHYSICIANS

Posted by bradford, 1 Reply
...HIV and AIDS- NATUROPATHIC PHYSICIANS In many countries throughout the world, people are going to naturopathic physicians when Read more »

The way we address HIV is cause for concern

Posted by bradford
...The way we address HIV is cause for concern. The truth is that there are millions of people living to whom HIV has not caused illness and death. Read more »