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Hiv And Aids In Young Adults Ages 18-25

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The Well Project

HIV and Aging

...the Need for Social Support for the HIV-Positive Aging Population Taking Care of Yourself The Aging HIV Population Is Growing HIV began mostly as a disease of young men, but today the epidemic impacts people of all ages, including older people (age 50 and over). Issues related to HIV and older people are receiving more and more attention as this population grows. In fact, on September 18, 2009, the first National HIV/AIDS and...
Ask the Experts

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 disclosed to who stated , "people don't die from aids anymore". For whatever reason after 4 years despite three meds ( kaletra, truvada, instentra) I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...malignancies and other conditions associated with chronic inflammation and advanced aging. For some HIV may be a "chronic manageable disease"; however, for many others it's anything but. Print out a copy of my blogs addressing these topics (see... Read more »

""squirty Seaman"" please help (CAN YOU GIVE YOURSELF HIV/AIDS?)

alright dr bob i had masturbated once in my bed and i tried to hold in my seaman but i couldn't and it exploded and some of it got in my left eye i couldn't open that shit for like 20 minutes it burnt like a mother fucker and my eye ball was...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...trick is not the cause of your sore throat. Hey, if you ever come up for air and find you need gainful employment, I think the adult film industry might be interested in your ahem talent. Stay well. Dr. Bob Is it possible (CAN YOU GIVE YOURSELF... 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
...onto a scab on my hand, is there any chance of an STI/STD/HIV or anything, this answer really matters to me as i am only a teenager and afraid of the consequences of any STI/STD. Please answer doc, thanks you. Response from Dr. Frascino Hello,... Read more »

could i catch hiv from my own semen (CAN YOU GIVE YOURSELF HIV/AIDS)

i just want to know that if put my own semen on a sex toy and insert it in to me can i catch hiv/aids?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Your question once again demonstrates the urgent need for age-appropriate sex education in our schools (and the equal urgent need for you to have a real date with a real person, rather than Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission and High Rates of Late Diagnoses Among Adults Aged 50 Years and Over

... The authors of the current study aimed to describe the epidemiology and impact of late HIV diagnosis among older adults and to estimate the age at which they became infected. The research team undertook comparative national analyses between... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV/AIDS Cases Among Adults Ages 50, Older in Georgia Increasing, Health Department Says

... New HIV/AIDS diagnoses among adults ages 50 and older in Georgia has nearly doubled in the last 10 years, according to recent data from the state Department of Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Los Angeles Times Examines Efforts to Prevent Spread of HIV/AIDS Among U.S. Adults Ages 50, Older

... The Los Angeles Times on Monday examined the "national push" to increase HIV/AIDS prevention efforts among adults ages 50 and older in the U.S. As people begin to live longer than previous generations and experience extended sex lives because Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

More Than 35 Million Working-Age Adults Living With HIV/AIDS, International Labor Organization Report Says

...About 36.5 million adults of working age are HIV-positive and about 28 million working-age adults have died from AIDS-related causes since the beginning Read more »
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Ageing with AIDS

Posted by ScotCharles, 3 Replies
...ageing. I recommend that all of you who are interested read the AIDS Community Research Initiative Association Report on Older Adults with HIV which may be found at http://www.acria.org/clinical/roah_final_sept06.pdf . Regards, Read more »

looking for others like me

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...found out that i am HIV+ i am a 21 year old black male and live in philly. i am looking to talk to others who are HIV+ and my age or close to it (male or female). i haven't talked to ANYONE about my status except for my doctors. i really want... Read more »

Age of AIDS to air on PBS May 30 and 31

Posted by ScotCharles, 2 Replies
...http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/aids/ PBS Frontline will air a documentary on HIV/AIDS from the first mysterious cases in the late 70's to the present Read more »

Kansas City - Group for HIV poz, ages 17-25 ONLY

Posted by Anonymous
...Join other positive young adults - find support and friends around the KC Metro area...this is restricted to young adults ages 17-25. Starting Mondays 4:00 - Read more »