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Harm-reduction Techniques Available To Serodiscordant Couples

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Dear Dr. Fascino: I've never seen this ? before but is there any advice on the day-to-day dealing w/magnetic couple issues? (i.e. my fiance' is 15 yrs w/HIV. Still undetectable viral load). Each and every day I don't know if I can...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,This is much more of an OCD than HIV problem! You've already spent "many visits with your partner's ID specialist asking questions." He has assured you that since you follow safer sex practices you should be OK. I doubt... Read more »

How safe is safe in a newly magnetic relationship? MAGNETIC COUPLE HARM REDUCTION TECHNIQUES 2011)

Dear Dr. BobI love your forum and your compassionate work, and I want to thank you do the kind... Read more »


I am an hiv neg. female, my boyfriend has been hiv pos. for 20 years.and his viral load has always... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Drug Treatment Advocates Urge Use of "Harm Reduction" Techniques at Seattle Conference

The Fourth National Harm Reduction Conference in Seattle has drawn more than 1,000 clinicians, public health workers and researchers interested in harm reduction strategies for fighting drug addiction, such as drug substitution, needle exchange... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Early Treatment Reduces HIV Transmission in Heterosexual Serodiscordant Couples

Treatment as Prevention The use of antiretroviral treatment by HIV-positive individuals to reduce their risk of transmitting HIV to their sexual partners is commonly referred to as "treatment as prevention." Antiretroviral treatment can reduce the... Read more »

Should HIV-Serodiscordant Couples Always Take Preventive Measures? Experts Debate

You're in a long-term, committed, monogamous relationship with a loving partner. You are not HIV infected, but your partner is. However, your partner is on stable antiretroviral therapy and has had a fully suppressed HIV viral load for several... Read more »
AIDS Survival Project

Harm Reduction All Around

Until there's a cure for HIV, equal parts creativity and pragmatism are essential for maximizing the health of people who are HIV positive while minimizing the spread of the virus. The theory and application of harm reduction techniques support... Read more »
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New here Serodiscordant couple

Posted by faith07, 3 Replies
Hello all, so happy to have found this husband and I have been married for 16+ years and found out almost 3 years ago now that he is HIV+ , we have not told anybody with the exception of his parents. I SO wish there was not this stigma... Read more »

Harm Reduction in New York City

Posted by SLippek
Job Posting
Syringe Exchange Program Prevention Case Manager
Posted 09/12/2005
Location: New York City

ACQC is seeking a Prevention Case Manager to work with active injection drug users in our expanding, innovative Syringe Exchange Program. This is an... Read more »

Efavirenz: ways to fight its sleep-reduction.

Posted by BrokenWingedBird, 2 Replies
If Efavirenz (and Efavirenz along)is really wrecking your sleep quality, then the only solution is to stop taking Efavirenz (and substitute it with another drug).

However, there are ways to ensure your sleep is as good as possible.

Important discovery: Read more »

Two jobs currently available at FROSTD

Posted by FROSTD
FROST'D, The Foundation for Research on Sexually Transmitted Diseases (also known to our clients as From Our Streets with Dignity) seeks applicants for the following positions:

REFERRAL COORDINATOR: Will develop a referral network of mental health,... Read more »