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Advice on how to start a community service group at my university?

Hello Dr. Bob! I recently started school at a university here in Maryland and was looking to join some extracurricular groups/organizations. Unfortunately, the selection at my university is limited and there isn't anything offered that spurs my...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...AIDS Foundation to see if they have any affiliate programs in your area. Thanks for being willing to join the battle against HIV/AIDS.Good luck.Dr. Bob Read more »

Death (HIV/AIDS A CHRONIC, NOT ALWAYS SO MANAGEABLE, CONDITION, 2010) ( HIV AND ACCELERATED AGING, 2010)

I think the p.c. word is morbidity . I recently had an argument with one of the very few friends iv... Read more »

I value your opinion! (WHY ARE PEOPLE WITH AIDS STILL DYING?)

Hello Doctor BobI no this is a safe sex forum but had a questions I would like to ask you, as I... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

CDC Recommendations on HIV Testing Not Followed "Comprehensively," Too Few People Tested, HIV Specialist Says in Washington Post

...to reshape our thinking" about HIV/AIDS. Many people in the U.S. are "caught up by the mistaken notion" that HIV/AIDS is a "terminal illness," Jain says, adding that many people also believe that the "stigma of being HIV-positive outweighs the... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Nigeria to Free Some HIV-Positive, Terminally Ill, Elderly Inmates

... Nigeria plans to release 25,000 prisoners, including HIV-positive inmates, elderly prisoners and prisoners with other terminal diseases, in an effort to reduce the country's prison population by half, Justice Minister Bayo Ojo said on Wednesday,... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

VOA News Examines Hospice for People Living With HIV/AIDS in Zambia

...examined Mother of Mercy hospice in Zambia's Chilanga Township, which provides hospice care for terminally ill people living with HIV/AIDS. The Roman Catholic-affiliated hospice was established in 1989 through donations from individuals and... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

U.S. Gives $3 Million to Care for Terminally Ill Ugandan AIDS Patients

...organizations, said Hospice Africa chairperson Angela Kiryabwire. Uganda AIDS Commission figures show 400,000-500,000 Ugandans with HIV have progressed to AIDS. The new outreach aims to assist up to 350,000 Ugandans by 2008. Back to other news... Read more »
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HIV and International travel

Posted by aliveinla, 6 Replies
...Only 3 times unprotected sex with one guy who swore to be neg last March got me HIV poz diagnose 1/22/08. To make things worse, I am a Chinese citizen and I have to travel often across borders. Thank god I've Read more »

I tested positive

Posted by urnotalone, 1 Reply
...Two months ago I decided to get checked for HIV/AIDS because of of past promiscuous behavior. I have been monogamous for a little over a year now. My story is a spiritual Read more »

dont know how to deal with it

Posted by alvamay36, 5 Replies
just being dianosed, im very healthy and active, but emotionally i am not doing to well after finding out the news. Its hard since i am facing my mortality. my partner is still negative and he is giving me support but now i am affraid to infected... Read more »

Director of Prevention Anchorage, Alaska

Posted by Anonymous
...supervision and management of multi-service programs. Prefer past experience working with people who experience HIV/AIDS or other terminal illnesses. Successful grant writing and monitoring experience, excellent written and communication skills,... Read more »