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How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

...publicly? This may be a way to get around government regulations. You can only get the treatment by paying to take part in testing an experimental treatment . When most experimental treatments are tested, people receive them free of charge. Common Sense About Unproven Treatments You might end up spending a lot of money on treatments that don't work. If you believe they are helping you, and you can afford to pay for them, they might...
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dna pcr test

Hi Dr. Bob,I know that antibody testing is the "gold standard" of testing, but for who people who have a antibody producing deficiency would the HIV DNA PCR test be an acceptable test to use? I know that in some cases there may not be enough...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...nightmare now especially considering the questionable CDC per act risk of exposure guidelines in light of the Kimberly Powers North Carolina study.So, seven days post exposure I went to my local Internist and got baseline tested for all STDs... Read more »

APTIMA HIV-1 RNA QUALITATIVE ASSAY (APTIMA - HIV-1 RNA QUALITATIVE ASSAY, 2010)

Dear Dr. Bob,I thank you kindly and sincerely for your efforts, support and the invaluable knowledge you provide to the questioners on this forum. I have been reading this website extensively (over a month now) since my potential exposure date, and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...www.concertedeffort.org. Thank you for your support. In return I'm sending my good-luck karma that you are now and will always be HIV free!Be well. WOO-HOO on your negative APTIMA!Dr. BobAnother Aptima HIV PCR question Apr 19, 2010Dr. Vegas here... Read more »

APTIMA HIV-1 RNA QUALITATIVE ASSAY (APTIMA - HIV-1 RNA QUALITATIVE ASSAY, 2010) Part 2

To the good Dr. Bob, I have submitted a donation on-line, and will submit a heftier holiday donation as well, but in the interim I was hoping you might field another inquiry from me regarding a post of mine a few weeks ago pertaining to the Aptima...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...nightmare now especially considering the questionable CDC per act risk of exposure guidelines in light of the Kimberly Powers North Carolina study.So, seven days post exposure I went to my local Internist and got baseline tested for all STDs... Read more »

cuts in HIV funding for free meds (ADAP, 2010)

I have a major concern as you all know I am HIV +. I receive meds from the govt. Is it true that the meds will be drying up? and if that is so what will the hundreds of thousands of people do? Is this real?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...insurers to cover pre-existing conditions.More immediately, two Republican senators, Tom Coburn of Oklahoma and Richard M. Burr of North Carolina, have proposed redirecting $126 million from stimulus spending to the drug assistance... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

North Carolina: Barber Puts Shop on HIV-Prevention Front With Fast, Free Tests

...trying to get in touch with them again and let them know I've moved." Of the 2,022 new HIV/AIDS cases diagnosed last year in North Carolina, two-thirds were African Americans. Back to other news for February 23, 2007 Search the Newsroom... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

North Carolina: Free HIV Testing at Dixie Village Shopping Center in Gastonia on March 10

...HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, the Gaston County Health Department and the Los Angeles-based AIDS Healthcare Foundation will offer free HIV testing. "HIV is not something people want to think about, but the fact is we're all at risk, some more than... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

North Carolina: State Public Health Officials Sponsoring Free HIV Testing in Winston-Salem

...Awareness Day is one way we can make it easier for people to learn about HIV/AIDS and to find out their status," said Leah Devlin, North Carolina's health director. The Forsyth County Health Department and Amigos are sponsoring the screenings in... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

North Carolina: Free HIV Testing

... In observance of National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day on Tuesday, free HIV testing will be offered from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Hal Marshall Building, 700 N. Tryon St. in Charlotte. For more information, Read more »
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found out june 24, first test results next week

Posted by ruralguy, 8 Replies
...I found out in the course of a normal annual physical exam. Everything was fine and then I got an HIV positive result on June 24. I saw a specialist on July 3 and I get my first test results next week on the 16th. I'm 56 and Read more »

North Carolina ADAP

Posted by goguy00, 2 Replies
...This thread is going to need to be changed soon, to dying with hiv. I was informed last week by my case worker that North Carolina ADAP is not accepting any new clients. Also, if you let your account lapse, you won't be able to get your... Read more »

Feeling very much alone

Posted by lone_soul, 7 Replies
...old female. I have been married 20 years. In Feb 07 I had a 6 week (first and only affair) On June 4, 07 I found out I have HIV. I feel so alone! In my state there is about 300 of us. In my town about 7. Men. Any public place I walk into I... Read more »