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Fastest Growing Hiv Epidemic In The World

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resubmitted form the Fatigue and Anemia Forum: Discordant couple - Risk of HCV transmission (Hepatitis C Virus Infections Among HIV-Infected Men Who Have Sex With Men: An Expanding Epidemic, 2010 )

I have been HIV+ about 5 years now and take Atripla as treatment. My CD4 is 650, viral load below detection. Very recently I have also been found HCV positive. My boyfriend is HIV and HCV negative. We are very much into fisting. He is top only and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...studies have found increasing rates of hepatitis C in MSM (men who have sex with men). See below. Associated risk factors include HIV infection, intravenous drug use, fisting and use of GHB (gamma hydroxyl butyrate). Hepatitis C is transmitted... Read more »

AN ACTUARIAL ANALYSIS OF THE AIDS EPIDEMIC IN THE U.S.

what are your thoughts and opinions on this article?http://www.virusmyth.com/aids/hiv/pptalk.htm Read more »

Is the AIDS epidemic declining?

Mr Sowadsky:Could you please comment on the latest numbers from the recent issue (June 9) of the... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Lives of Adolescents Worldwide "Transformed" by HIV/AIDS Epidemic, 2003 World Youth Report Says

...Although young people between the ages of 15 and 24 are better educated and have greater access to information than ever before, HIV/AIDS has taken a "heavy toll" on and "transformed the lives" of the vast majority of the world's 1.1 billion... Read more »
World Health Organization

WHO Calls for United Action to Address HIV in Europe

...relatively stable in the West (about 20 000), but volatile and increasing in the East (about 80 000). Overall, Europe now has the fastest growing HIV epidemic in the world. HIV on the continent is largely fuelled by injecting drug use. In some... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV/AIDS Experts at Conference Express Concern About HIV/AIDS Epidemic in Former Soviet Union States

... HIV/AIDS experts at the XVII International AIDS Conference in Mexico City on Wednesday said they are concerned that former Soviet Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Russia: Moscow Hosts Key AIDS Conference

...Central Asian AIDS conference in Moscow, hundreds of activists, officials, and health workers hope to address what is one of the fastest growing HIV epidemics in the world. According to the UN, the number of people living with HIV in Eastern... Read more »
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National HIV/AIDS Strategy for the U.S. (Finally!)

Posted by TheBody
...years into the epidemic, U.S. government officials have formally unveiled the country's first national strategy for fighting HIV/AIDS within its borders. The strategy aims to establish a coordinated, nationwide effort to reduce new HIV... Read more »

Manager, Health Programs (HIV/AIDS)

Posted by hresources
...all Americans. The NAACP considers health as a civil rights issue, and is committed to serving as a leader in addressing HIV/AIDS. Under direction from the Religious Affairs and Health Committees of the national Board of Directors, HIV/AIDS... Read more »

1.1 Million American living with HIV/AIDS

Posted by Florida69, 2 Replies
...Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Thursday. The CDC numbers, based on 2006 data, show the population living with HIV is growing as people become newly infected and as more patients survive thanks to HIV drugs. The report also... Read more »

HIV/AIDS Timeline

Posted by ScotCharles
...http://www.aegis.com/topics/timeline/ The link above will give you an idea of what happenned in the first few years of the HIV/AIDS epidemic. Lux Eternum, but Keep Raising Hell Until a Cure is Found Read more »