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The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...Treatment in HIV+ Women: Efficacy, Side Effects, and Drug Interactions Gynecological Issues in HIV+ Women Pregnancy and HIV In Conclusion A Look at the Numbers Over 25 years have passed since the first diagnosis of AIDS in America.While there were a handful of women among the first cases, AIDS was thought toprimarily affect gay men. However, as the years passed, women have emerged asanother group hard hit by the AIDS...
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impacts of aids

what are the socio-economic impacts of aids in a developing contry?
Lynn L. Franzoi

Response from Lynn L. Franzoi

Worldwide Benefits for Fox, Inc.
I think you should contact the CDC to get information on this. I am not qualified to respond. Read more »

Re: Medical Journalist Says Reliance on Condoms Spreads HIV/AIDS

Dr. Bob,The "medical journalist's" report was amazingly idiotic. Why would anyone in their right mind believe such a thing? I notice you sometimes comment on the religious right. Why bother? It would seem common sense is all one needs to dispell...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...obviously have no incentive to worry about or create a stable future society or even a sustainable civilization. No reason to cure AIDS or cancer, to fix global warming or the environment or to work toward a stable geopolitical or economic... Read more »

Can you give yourself HIV/AIDS? - by semen contact with a cut or wound of yourself? (CAN YOU GIVE YOURSELF HIV/AIDS)

hiya docI was wondering about this cause a couple days ago I was masturbating myself after sometime, but was not warned that I got a cut on a side of my thumb that was nearly opened (not bleeding ye but interior cut and transparent fluid was...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...that your abstinence-only sex education program sucks (and not in a good way).Dr. BobIs it possible (CAN YOU GIVE YOURSELF HIV/AIDS?)Jan 3, 2007 I was curious about something, and that's is it possible in any capacity for a man to give hiv or... Read more »

hiv aids

can a person get hiv aids from oral sex when there are no cuts in the mouth or the penis?
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
What does this question have to do with the workplace? Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New Group of Economists, Scientists, Lawmakers to Study Economic Impact of HIV/AIDS in Asia-Pacific Region

...Commission of AIDS on Asia and the Pacific was launched on Saturday with the aim of studying the spread of HIV/AIDS and its economic impact in the region, the commission's chair Chakravarthi Rangarajan said, the AP/ Santa Fe New Mexican ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

More Companies Realizing Economic Impact of HIV/AIDS, Addressing Disease in Workplace, Financial Times Reports

...As the economic impact of the HIV/AIDS pandemic "becomes clearer," some large multinational corporations have realized that they "have to act" by addressing Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Asian Governments Should Increase Funding to Reduce Economic Impact of HIV/AIDS, UNAIDS Report Says

...Asian governments must increase funding for HIV/AIDS treatment and prevention programs to help curb the spread of the disease and avoid severe economic consequences, according to Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

South Carolina: Groups Stress Economic Impact of HIV

...could economically drain hospitals in South Carolina, especially in rural areas, said Dr. Kent Stock, who has researched the economic impact of the disease. His preliminary analysis of 2002 data shows the state spent $73 million on HIV-related... Read more »
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HIV Education

Posted by Anonymous
...F.A.I.T.H. through the legislature in a record three months. Neal says the key was bringing legislators up to date on HIVs economic impact on South Carolina. Last year alone, it cost the state $6.5 million in lost wages. The states HIV needs... Read more »

HIV / AIDS DOCS

Posted by Survivor, 1 Reply
...What do HIV/AIDS Doc's do, when they are not seeing you? http://www.thebody.com/thebody/ukraine.html Ben Young, M.D. In Ukraine, Clinicians Read more »

Workplace issues and HIV/AIDS

Posted by ScotCharles
...http://www.thebody.com/workplace.html Check out this link for workplace issues with HIV/AIDS. It is very thorough. Read more »

Debunking AIDS in Africa

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Simultaneously, the Reuters News Service reported that the South African Treasury is using a mathematical model to predict the macro-economic impact of the AIDS epidemic on the country's economy, which the Treasury estimates affects 4.7 million... Read more »