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Global Awareness Campaign To Fight The Spread Of Hiv

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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...in their blood that can be detected by an HIV test, even though the person may already have high levels of HIV in their blood, sexual fluids, or breast milk. Here is what the CDC says about the window period: "Antibodies generally appear within three months after infection with HIV, but may take up to six months in some persons." This CDC definition of a three to six month window period has been commonly used for a number of years. ...
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Political Views? (BARACK OBAMA PLAN TO FIGHT HIV/AIDS)

Hello Dr. Rob,This is my first visit to your forum. I have read only a handful of your posts and have gotten a lot of valuable information from them. The one question that I have is regarding your political views. You are in a place to give so...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...you to keep reading and continue learning! As for politics, unfortunately in this country politics is intimately linked to HIV/AIDS awareness, education, prevention and treatment access. Consequently, it does and will continue to come up fairly... Read more »

SARAH PALIN and HIV/AIDS

Dr. Bob,Where does Sarah Palin stand on the issue of HIV/AIDS? I'm beginning to think she's a flake. what do you think?Peter
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hey Peter,Where does Sarah Palin stand on the issue of HIV/AIDS? Well, no one knows, because she is tightly scripted by the McCain handlers. And she doesn't answer questions or consent to interviews. Read more »

The Bush Administration (BUSH, McCAIN, OBAMA POLICIES ON HIV/AIDS)

Just an opinion, but many believe and there are videos with experts, that Bush as well as other top political figures both Dem and Rep,as well as around the world does not want a cure for HIV or funding nor borders to pretect the USA simply because...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...your "beliefs," but I do not share all of yours. However, we certainly concur on King George the W! I'm glad you realize HIV/AIDS is not a "gay issue" (it certainly isn't), but rather a "human tragedy" (it certainly is) and that you want folks to... Read more »

Husband tested Poz

Dr Bob, Thanks very much for answering my question, atleast I have spoken to someone about it. I wanted to tell my friends but am afraid they might gossip and laugh at us. please keep on answering to our questions because there are millions of...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...federal, state and local budgets support without question huge costs for the prevention of many health conditions affecting the general public, including hypertension and heart disease. Declining to pay for PrEP, or any other effective form of... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Fiji Sets Up Special Unit to Combat HIV/AIDS

... Fiji's Labor Ministry has created a dedicated HIV/AIDS unit as part of its National Occupational Health and Safety & Workers Compensation Service, officials said Friday. The unit will Read more »
The Body

What Do You Think Is the Best Way to Fight HIV/AIDS Stigma?

...Nursing Network , United Kingdom Well, two things. Firstly, education, information, and making sure that people know how HIV spreads, because that's one of the causes of stigma. The second way is to empower people living with HIV to deal with... Read more »
Obama for America

Barack Obama: Fighting HIV/AIDS Worldwide

... "We are all sick because of AIDS -- and we are all tested by this crisis. It is a test not only of our willingness to respond, but of our ability to look past Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

U.K. to Provide About $12 Billion to Improve Health Services in Developing Countries, Fight HIV/AIDS, Official Says

...billion British pounds, or $11.8 billion, over seven years to improve health services and systems in developing countries to fight HIV/AIDS, AFP/Google.com reports (AFP/Google.com, 6/2). According to Alexander, the seven-year strategy aims to... Read more »
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for hiv- people with long lasting symptoms

Posted by Jambasher, 4 Replies
...Leg weakness Dry eyes Dry mouth Dry skin Gingivitis Aphtous ulcers Periodontal disease Photosensitivity Floaters Joint paint Generalized swollen lymph nodes Persistant Rashes resistant to treatment Palmar/plantar erythema = red hands and feet... Read more »

time line

Posted by Anonymous
...living as incredibly sexually repressed people," explains activist Cleve Jones. "I still believe that it is the behavior that spreads the disease, not the location where you're engaging in the behavior." After Silverman's order, the 14... Read more »

Fighting HIV with cancer drugs

Posted by new2this2010, 1 Reply
...Looks very very promising: http://www.walb.com/global/story.asp?s=13054103 Read more »

Fighting HIV with cancer drugs

Posted by new2this2010, 3 Replies
...Looks very very promising: http://www.walb.com/global/story.asp?s=13054103 Read more »