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DOES size matter??? CDC FACT SHEET -- EFFECT OF ANTIRETROVIRAL THERAPY ON THE RISK OF SEXUAL TRANSMISSION OF HIV AND SUPERINFECTION, 2009)

I'm a gay male form Vermont, 54, have been pos 22 years and finally, after all of the myriad meds, highs and lows and being brought back from the abyss in the mid 90's, have tested undetectable during the past year. It feels good. And beyond...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...use latex or polyurethane condoms for all penetrative sex. Just to prove I'm not "quacking," I'll post below the CDC's recent fact sheet on the effect of antiretroviral therapy on risk of sexual transmission of HIV infection and superinfection... Read more »

HIV over 50 (HIV IN OLDER FOLKS, 2009)

Hello,Do you know what strategies or prevention efforts have been done to address the individuals... Read more »

HIV related leukoencephalopahty

My husband aged 45 years old, he is on secondline ART(Lopimune,Abamune,Tenvir EM)since June... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

GlobalHealthFacts.org Posts Latest Global, Country-Level HIV/AIDS Data; New Latin America, Mexico HIV/AIDS Fact Sheets Available

...countries. Updated regional HIV/AIDS statistics also can be found on GlobalHealthReporting.org . Several Kaiser Family Foundation fact sheets have also been updated with the new data, and the Kaiser Family Foundation has produced new fact... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Kaiser Family Foundation Updates HIV/AIDS-Related Fact Sheets

... The Kaiser Family Foundation on Tuesday released four updated HIV/AIDS-related fact sheets, which are summarized below. " The Global HIV/AIDS Epidemic ": The fact sheet examines the global response to the pandemic Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Journals Focus on HIV/AIDS Law, Epidemic in India; Fact Sheet on HIV/AIDS in India; Guide for Living With HIV; Essay on AIDS Statistics

...HIV/AIDS prevention, social and ethical issues and original research ( Indian Journal of Medical Research , April 2005). " Fact Sheet: HIV/AIDS in India ," Kaiser Family Foundation : The fact sheet provides an overview of the HIV/AIDS... Read more »
International AIDS Society

Fact Sheet: HIV/AIDS In Mexico, Latin America and the Caribbean, and Globally

...This represents just 31% of the estimated 9.7 million people in need of treatment worldwide. 8 NOTE: The data in this fact sheet represent the most recent statistics available from UNAIDS/WHO and CENSIDA as of 25 June 2008. Because... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...within an identifying number. In confidential testing, the results are kept in a medical file. TREATMENT: There is no cure for HIV/AIDS. However several drugs such as AZT work to slow the progression of HIV infection. People who are HIV... Read more »

Is this normal? *DELETED*

Posted by Christa1, 1 Reply
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Skipping Doses

Posted by chrisnxs, 2 Replies
Hello Everyone, can someone please elaborate on the severity of skipping meds? My bf is positive and has been on meds for about a year. He's on my insurance and it kills the price down to a point where he can get his meds pretty easily. I discovered... Read more »

Looks like window period may be reduced to 6 weeks

Posted by Anonymous
... Directly from Who.org Testing for HIV antibodies Tests for HIV detect the presence of antibodies to HIV, not the virus itself. Although these tests are very sensitive, Read more »