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

Hiv-2 Cases In U.s.

Here's a taste of what TheBody.com has to offer on this topic:
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Canada: Montreal Hospital Says No HIV Cases Yet From HIV-Positive Doc

Ste-Justine Hospital said Monday that no affected patients have tested positive for HIV in tests conducted after the hospital learned a surgeon who operated on 2,600 children there in 1990-2003 was HIV-infected. The surgeon died in August. Blood... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New HIV Cases Increasing Among Young MSM in New York City Despite Drop in Overall New Cases, New York Times Reports

The number of new HIV cases among men younger than age 30 who have sex with men in New York City has increased since 2003 despite a decrease in the number of overall new cases and AIDS-related deaths, the New York Times reports. According to... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Polish Prime Minister Meets With Libyan Officials to Discuss Case of Bulgarian Nurses Sentenced in HIV Case

Polish Prime Minister Marek Belka on Wednesday after discussions with Libyan leaders was "h[olding] out hope" for a negotiated settlement in the case of five Bulgarian nurses who were sentenced to death for allegedly intentionally infecting 428... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Worried HIV Case Manager

Dear Dr. Bob,I feel embarrassed to ask this question but I have to. I am a case manager for HIV positive people. I interact with my clients alot. We hold a support group and plan activities together. Part of my job is to also educate the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,No reason to be embarrassed about asking a question here! Have you taken a gander at the archives? Absolutely no topic is off limits or out of bounds on this site! After all it's all about life, love, sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll!... Read more »

Mark Powell, HIV Case Manager

How come HIV does not automatically cross the placenta during pregnancy?...
John L. Sullivan, M.D.

Response from John L. Sullivan, M.D.

University of Massachusetts, Medical School
HIV transmission from a pregnant woman to her baby occurs 25% of the time in a woman not receiving treatment; the virus crosses the placent to infect the fetus 5-8% of the time; the placenta is an effective barrier against many infections, however... Read more »

Miracle HIV case in Scotland

Hi Dr Bob,I was just wondering if you had heard about the miracle case of a young man from Glasgow, Scotland, UK, my hometown. This man who was homosexual was diagnosed with HIV over a year ago and recently was found to be cured of the disease! It...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,The details of this story are still unfolding. At this point, I'm more than a bit skeptical despite the rather sensational news coverage this story has gotten over the past few days.The reasons I'm skeptical include the following:... Read more »

Is that possible to get HIV in mY case .

Sir; few days earlier i have had a protected sex with prostitute , she wiped the penis with the same paper which was used to remove condom .their was 2 minute deep french kissing after 15 minutes of sex i urinated thinking that in case their...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

Rocky Mountain CARES
HiYou did the right thing by having protected sex. The things you did afterwards were not warranted, but made you feel better. Using condoms protects you from getting HIV.You are fine,Be well and stay safe, Shannon... Read more »
Connect With Others

Bigotry only aiding in more HIV cases!

Posted by paman1964, 3 Replies
Bigotry and HIV becomes a bad combination when you cannot bring someone you love to meet your family and so on!
Ignorance is a major cause of the spread of HIV! Read more »

Bilingual HIV Prevention Case Manager Seattle

Posted by Anonymous
Lifelong AIDS Alliance
Bilingual HIV Prevention Case Manager

Description: The Prevention Case Manager is responsible for the provision of prevention case management services for HIV+ clients in need of HIV risk reduction counseling. This... Read more »

Documented Cases of HIV thru Oral Sex on Woman

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Are there any reported and documented cases of getting HIV thru performing oral sex on a woman ?

Thanks. Read more »

Scared of HIV, what u think in my case ??

Posted by belgium, 2 Replies
I had last monday sex with a transsexual of the street, i went to bed. She kissed me several times, then she sucked me with a condom. I did have anal sex with her but with a condom (not sure if condom was strong enough). Then she touched my anus... Read more »