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Please Explain Doctor About Hiv 2 (HIV-2, HIV-2 TESTING, 2010)

Doctor, is Hiv 2 related to Hiv 1? That's it. Hope you answer and thanks.H.R....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,As with so many questions cramming their way into my inbox, the information you request was already waiting for you in the archives. See below.Dr. BobQuestions on negative test (HIV-2, HIV-2 TESTING, 2009) Dec 19, 2009Dear Robert,I have lost... Read more »

Explain the test results

Hi,Thank you for the website it is very helpful to people like us who always get know more about... Read more »

Can you explain why?

Why are there disclaimers on all HIV test kits? Can you explain?"The AMPLICOR HIV-1 MONITOR... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Illinois: AIDS Foundation Chicago Explains Housing Cuts

On March 30, AIDS Foundation of Chicago held the first of a series of meetings explaining to clients the drastic cuts in its Housing Assistance Program. "There have been big changes," AFC's Ric Martel said a meeting at Test Positive Aware Network in... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

South Africa: New Children's Book Explains AIDS

A green pock-faced monster with red eyes and fangs is the depiction of HIV in a new children's book that seeks to explain the science of AIDS to South African children. In the book, Staying Alive, Fighting HIV/AIDS , colorful pictures and simple... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Scientists Identify Biochemical Abnormality That May Explain Link Between HIV, Dementia

HIV/AIDS patients with early signs of dementia have depleted levels of the brain chemical dopamine, according to a study published in the September issue of the British journal Brain , Long Island Newsday reports. Researchers at the Brookhaven... Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

Condomless Nation, Female Edition: Three Black Women Explain Why They Snubbed Love Gloves

With one in 50 Black Americans infected with HIV -- and experts estimating that one in 16 Black men and one in 30 Black women will become infected during their lifetimes -- you'd think that folks would use condoms all the time. Yet rising HIV and... Read more »
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who can explain

Posted by kiwi28, 3 Replies
if the hiv antiboody test is soo accurate then can anyone explain why people on this link tested false negative on the test outside the window period but positive on a new type of test.

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sjb1 explain this from dr.gallant

Posted by mental_case
here is another letter from someone you qouted. about pcr testing.
seems to me a slander suit is possible with all these qoutes you are attributing to people that donot agree with what you said. please read and explain below..mc


PCR test to detect... Read more »

please explain

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
what is the difference between HIV 1 and HIV 2 and is there a time difference in testing between the two.

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Can't explain it, can you?

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
Ok....so i never thought i would be at risk to HIV, but when i developed a rash on my arms and back, red, dotty, bump in some areas in others not and itchy i thought it was HIV. I don't usually get rashes and for it to appear 1 week after... Read more »