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CONFUSED ABOUT YOUR ARTICLE (DEFINITION HIV VS AIDS 2009)

In your answr to a patient , you said that the current definition of AIDS is not reversible to HIV. It is my understanding that even if you have been diagnosed with AIDS, once you get better CD4 more than 200 and no opportunistic infections the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello HIV Educator,"When did this definition change?" Actually the definition never changed. Apparently your understanding has been incorrect Read more »

HIV can even penetrate healthy genital tissues? This article says so..

Hi Dr Bob,Hope you are doing well. I found this article in the newspaper today. Chicago: Instead of... Read more »

Emotional effects of HIV/AIDS

Hi, although I am not suffering from AIDS/HIV, I am currently undertaking my VCE and am in need of... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Letters to the Editor Respond to New York Times' HIV/AIDS Articles

...the fight against HIV/AIDS worldwide. In one of the letters, Eric Goosby, the U.S. global AIDS coordinator, wrote that the articles "conveyed an unjustifiably negative picture of the global AIDS fight and America's role in it." According to... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Recruitment of Health Workers in Sub-Saharan Africa Weakening Health Systems, Inhibiting Efforts to Fight HIV/AIDS, Article Says

...developed nations is weakening health infrastructures and undermining efforts to fight HIV/AIDS in the region, according to an article published in the Feb. 23 issue of the Lancet , Reuters reports. The article was authored by Edward Mills... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Swaziland's King "Sets Poor Example" for Country Deeply Affected by HIV/AIDS, Article Says

... Swaziland -- where one in three people between ages 15 and 49 are HIV-positive, according to UNAIDS -- has the highest HIV prevalence in the world, and King Mswati III is the "elephant in the room Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Egyptian Leaders Pay Little Attention to HIV/AIDS, Article Says

... Leaders in Egypt -- where HIV prevalence is less than 0.1% -- have not made tackling the disease a priority, and "Egyptians are barely aware that HIV/AIDS Read more »
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2001 articles, Men and HIV/AIDS

Posted by Anonymous
...between men. 5% of hiv occurs from IV drugs. Do search on "Who Gets Aids", and click on "Heterosexual Men", then click on articles, "Men Key to Reducing Hiv/Aids", "Role of Heterosexual Men in Continuing the Epidemic", and "Men Epidemilogy... Read more »

Excellent article on HIV & aging, "New York" mag.

Posted by BrokenWingedBird, 2 Replies
... "Another Kind of AIDS Crisis" A striking number of HIV patients are living longer but getting older fastershowing early signs of dementia and bone weakness usually seen in the elderly. Read more »

HIV and Pregnancy Article

Posted by Anonymous
...Just thought I'd mention an informative article on HIV and pregnancy: http://www.bellaonline.com/health_and_fitness/diseases_and_illnesses/aids/hiv/articles/art980803050366.htm Read more »

Early signs of HIV infection - article in Genre

Posted by ScotCharles, 2 Replies
...Genre magazine has an excellent article in the April 2006 issue on the early signs of HIV infection. Check it out. Read more »