Advertisement

The Body: The Complete HIV/AIDS Resource
Follow Us Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Download Our App
Professionals >> Visit The Body PROThe Body en Espanol

Government Efforts To Eradicate Hiv

Here's a taste of what TheBody.com has to offer on this topic:
Get the Facts
AIDS InfoNet

Harm Reduction and HIV

...focuses on harm reduction applied to drug use and HIV. Some key points of harm reduction: Drug use won't disappear but its harmful effects can be reduced. Harm reduction should be a goal for service organizations and governments. Some drugs are safer than others. Some ways of using drugs are less harmful than others. Drug users can best reduce the harm of their own drug use. Abstinence is the ultimate goal. However, it...
Ask the Experts

Recent prevention failure and efforts to cure the disease part 3 (HIV IS 100% PREVENTABLE TODAY, 2010)

Thanks again. I understand your difficulties in managing a prevention forum since your objective is to put more fear on the disease to lower further infections but the general and widespread opinion of doctors and researchers is that HIV is a...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...folks get frustrated that a cure hasn't been found. Conspiracy theorist crackpots think that pharmaceutical companies or the government are withholding the cure to make money. This, of course, is pure lunacy. After all, there are loads of other... Read more »

Recent prevention failure and efforts to cure the disease part 2 (HIV IS 100% PREVENTABLE TODAY, 2009)

Thanks for your quick response. I have to disagree too on one point. You said that HIV is 100% preventable which is correct but it ignores the nature of human beings. Let me explain. Many actually know the ways of transmission but this leads not...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...folks get frustrated that a cure hasn't been found. Conspiracy theorist crackpots think that pharmaceutical companies or the government are withholding the cure to make money. This, of course, is pure lunacy. After all, there are loads of other... Read more »

non-existence of hiv? (AIDS DENIALISM, 2010)

Dear Doctor Robert Frascino,I am hiv positive since 2004 and am doing just fine. No coinfections, mild side effects (fatigue mostly), no oportunistic infections, cd 4 cell count of 714, viral load undetected since the i begun taking antiretrovirals....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...and started therapy. These feckless whack-jobs would be nothing more than amusing if it weren't for the influence they have exerted on some gullible individuals. They have encouraged some very scared folks into believing their myths and even... Read more »

Want to share this video on HIV and AIDS research (AIDS DENIALISTS, 2010)

I Doctor. I watched this video and wanted to pass it on to you so if you ever get the time to watch it, perhaps you can give your opinions on it. This research Virologist I believe is his expert field in the 1980-90's, suggested then that HIV exists...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...and started therapy. These feckless whack-jobs would be nothing more than amusing if it weren't for the influence they have exerted on some gullible individuals. They have encouraged some very scared folks into believing their myths and even... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Zimbabwean Government Policies Hindering HIV/AIDS Efforts, Increasing Risk of Infection, HRW Report Says

... The Zimbabwean government is weakening efforts to curb the HIV/AIDS epidemic in the country, according to a report released Friday by Human Rights Watch Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Governments Should Increase Efforts to Reduce Stigma, Improve Access to HIV Services Among MSM, UNAIDS Executive Director Sidibe Says

... Governments worldwide should take action to eliminate stigma and discrimination against men who have sex with men, women who have sex with Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Canadian HIV/AIDS Advocates Call for Increased Efforts From Next Government to Fight HIV/AIDS

...coalition of Canadian HIV/AIDS organizations led by the Canadian AIDS Society on Thursday called for the country's next elected government to reinstate social support and other resources for people living with HIV/AIDS, the CP/ Yahoo! News ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Spanish, Latin American NGOs Sign Declaration Urging Governments to Prioritize Efforts to Fight HIV/AIDS

...Mexico City on Wednesday, more than 30 nongovernmental organizations from Spain and Latin America signed a declaration calling on governments in Latin America to increase efforts to fight HIV/AIDS, Xinhua/ People's Daily reports. The... Read more »
Connect With Others

National HIV/AIDS Strategy for the U.S. (Finally!)

Posted by TheBody
...Thirty 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 Read more »

Catholic Relief Services- HIV/AIDS Chief of Party

Posted by hrrecruiting
...Representation The COP will be responsible for ensuring representation of a unified AIDSRelief team at high levels of both USG and GOR governments, LPTFs and other ART partners and stakeholders. 1.Leads meetings with other AIDSRelief Consortium... Read more »

THE PAIN BEHIND THE STIGMA

Posted by Anonymous
...not feel safe! Concerned with discrimination! Efforts to ensure safety must be a priority and efforts must be stepped up! Governments have a responsibility to educate the public and assure individuals that their rights will be protected and... Read more »

U.S. policies continually undermining AIDS prevent

Posted by bradford
...U.S. policies continually undermining AIDS prevention efforts! I am appauled by the U.S. government and it's policies which have continually been undermining the efforts to control and prevent the further spread of HIV and AIDS. Read more »