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The Well Project

AIDS Vaccines

...vaccines in people living with HIV (HIV+ people). While thesevaccines will not cure AIDS, they may help HIV+ people fight the virus. Theyare called therapeutic vaccines. AIDS vaccines are tested first in adults and, perhaps, teenagers. However,an effective vaccine could someday be given to infants born to HIV+ women tohelp protect the infants from getting HIV through breast milk. This would bemost useful in developing countries where feeding...
Ask the Experts

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
...learning."The National Abstinence Education Association said in a statement that the White House plan "disregards the growing body of evidence supporting the effectiveness of abstinence education," including research showing "a 50% decrease in... Read more »

can you get hiv if (HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2010)

if 3 male virgins all HIV negative have anal sex multiple times could they get HIV ?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...learning."The National Abstinence Education Association said in a statement that the White House plan "disregards the growing body of evidence supporting the effectiveness of abstinence education," including research showing "a 50% decrease in... Read more »

how does HIV create? (HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2010)

if two or different guy's sperm get(both the guy r not havng AIDS,or other diseases) mixed does it originate HIV virus or something like that,like other virus???i mean does it create other virus or something dangerous????one of my friend is very...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...learning."The National Abstinence Education Association said in a statement that the White House plan "disregards the growing body of evidence supporting the effectiveness of abstinence education," including research showing "a 50% decrease in... Read more »

People keep asking question about condoms, well let's put it straigth and see !! Quotes from CDC brochures will explain it all (CONDOM EFFICACY, 2009)

Below are quotes from CDC brochures: There have been recent reports of naturally occurring holes in latex that are big enough for HIV to pass through. Why does CDC still recommend condoms to prevent HIV infection? The reports of holes in latex...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...from observational studies and registries. Although data from observational studies and case reports may not provide definitive evidence of PEP's efficacy in nonoccupational exposures, the overall cumulative data is so convincing that it would... Read more »
Articles
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

The Evidence That HIV Causes AIDS

...HIV antibodies as early as 1978, but not before then. Subsequently, in every region, country and city where AIDS has appeared, evidence of HIV infection has preceded AIDS by just a few years ( CDC . MMWR 1981;30:250; CDC . MMWR 1981;30:305; ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Prevention and Control of Infections With Hepatitis Viruses in Correctional Settings

...correctional inmates than the general population. In 1997, an estimated 46,000-76,000 prison and jail inmates had serologic evidence of syphilis; 8,900 had AIDS (4% of the U.S. AIDS burden); and 1,400 had active TB (4% of the U.S. TB burden) 1 ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

WHO Recommends Against Using Homeopathic Treatments for HIV, TB, Malaria, Influenza, Infant Diarrhea

...Standards of Tuberculosis Care do not recommend use of homeopathy."In addition,a spokesman for the WHO department of child and adolescent health and development said of treating diarrhea in children: "We have found no evidence to date that... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

The Feminization of an Epidemic

...Health Statistics 2008 Branson BM, Handsfield HH, Lampe MA, et al. Revised recommendations for HIV testing of adults, adolescents, and pregnant women in health-care settings. MMWR Recomm Rep 2006;55:1-17; quiz CE1-4 Royce RA,... Read more »
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time line

Posted by Anonymous
...care," which emphasizes home- and community-based services by relying on an extensive network of volunteers. 1983 Evidence of a retrovirus In January, Dr. Francoise Barre Sinoussi, a researcher at virologist Luc Montagnier's lab at the... Read more »

Alternatives?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...http://aliveandwell.org/ Any truth to these sites? Who to believe: government sites or activist sites? The more I research information about HIV and AIDS, the more complicated the relationship between the two seems to be and the more treatments... Read more »

Christian Grantham of GAYBC Questions AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 9 Replies
...promoting Christine Maggiore's book, "What If Everything You Thought You Knew About AIDS Was Wrong?" Grantham, formerly a staunch HIV Believist, read the book this month as was shocked to learn that much of what we've been fed about HIV is... Read more »

AIDS Treatment News on Denialists

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...whether due to reduced HIV transmission or some unknown factor. One of the world's largest AIDS cohorts is the CDC's Adult/Adolescent Spectrum of Disease Project. The ASD project began in 1990 and has enrolled over 49,000 participants at 93... Read more »