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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among Hispanics/Latinos

...of formal education, immigration status, inadequate health insurance, and limited access to quality health care. What CDC Is Doing In recent years, CDC has supported research studies to develop new effective behavioral interventions and to adapt existing interventions for Hispanic/Latino populations. CDC also supports the national dissemination of effective HIV behavioral interventions for Hispanics/Latinos. These interventions, in...
Ask the Experts

Psychosocial Support for Children

I am looking for any program or organization that provides psychosocial support/intervention for children with HIV/AIDS, in either the USA, UK or the Caribbean. Any names/contacts will be tremendously appreciated. Thank you in advance.
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
I have received very positive feedback from people who have used the website:http://www.talkingwithkids.org/This site focuses on talking to children; the entire focus is on how to communicate effectively and helpfully with children. It also has... Read more »

nutrition interventions

Describe the nutritional interventions required across the stages of HIV/AIDS
Alvan Fisher, M.D.

Response from Alvan Fisher, M.D.

Brown University School of Medicine
...That will require a book. Look for Dr. Mary Romeyn's book on nutrition and HIV/AIDS.Alvan Fisher, M.D. Read more »

Low cd4 and sleeping all day

My daughter is HIV+ for 12 years now. She does not take any regime that is prescribed well. She is now addicted to Vicodan and sleeps all day. Her CD4 count is 36 and VL is very high. Whe she runs out of money for pain meds so goes to the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...address her drug-dependency problems before she can realistically cope and deal with her HIV/AIDS. Without prompt and effective intervention, your daughter's current path is one of self destruction. Working closely with a competent and... Read more »

Intervention - when/how?

Dear Dr Bob,Hi - I wrote to u before - am concerned friend from NY. Thanks so much for your advice. You really made a difference: I told her about the site and showed her your response. She has since switched docs/regimens (now on viramune and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...review with her some of the information readily available on this site pertaining to medications, symptoms, interacting with your HIV specialist, etc. You could also offer to go with her to her next visit to her HIV specialist. Encourage her to... Read more »
Articles
World Health Organization

Towards Universal Access: Scaling Up Priority HIV/AIDS Interventions in the Health Sector: Progress Report June 2008

...of the HIV epidemic. According to the WHO, UNAIDS and UNICEF report Towards Universal Access: Scaling up Priority HIV/AIDS Interventions in the Health Sector , nearly a million more people (950,000) were receiving treatment with antiretroviral... Read more »
World Health Organization

At a Glance: Media Summary -- Towards Universal Access: Scaling Up Priority HIV/AIDS Interventions in the Health Sector -- Progress Report June 2008

...of the HIV epidemic. According to the WHO, UNAIDS and UNICEF report Towards Universal Access: Scaling up Priority HIV/AIDS Interventions in the Health Sector , nearly a million more people (950,000) were receiving treatment with antiretroviral... Read more »
World Health Organization

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ): Towards Universal Access: Scaling Up Priority HIV/AIDS Interventions in the Health Sector -- Progress Report June 2008

... Q. What is the purpose of this report? A. Towards Universal Access: Scaling up Priority HIV/AIDS Interventions in the Health Sector is the second in a series of annual progress reports developed by WHO, UNAIDS and UNICEF to monitor the Read more »
Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States

Tapping Youth as Agents for Change: Evaluation of a Peer Leadership HIV/AIDS Intervention

...sample consisted of 235 adolescents, recruited from nine communities in Massachusetts. 164 of the participants were placed in the intervention group and divided into two internal groups. The 67 students who had already participated in a long-term... Read more »
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Asian Pacific AIDS Intervention in Los Angeles

Posted by Anonymous
...The Asian Pacific AIDS Intervention in Los Angeles and Orance County is currently hiring for new postions. We have positions available for persons interested in Read more »

Project Officer: Child focusedHIV/AIDS Interventi

Posted by Anonymous
...1. Save the Children - scuk@scuk.netnam.vn Job Vacancy Project Officer: Child focused HIV/AIDS Intervention and Management Project, Vietnam Save the Children UK (SC UK) is an international development and child rights agency. SC UK Read more »

Catholic Relief Services- HIV/AIDS Chief of Party

Posted by hrrecruiting
...with CRS and donor regulations. 11.Facilitates in-country collaboration/integration of AIDSRelief with CRS and other agencies interventions, especially those that enhance livelihood security for enrolled patients. 12.Participates with other CRS... Read more »

Why doesn't anyone write about AIDS?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...anti-biotics...miraculously I feel good....don't feel sick or had major side effect from meds.. On these posts, it appears everyone posts on HIV but barely non-one writes about when HIV becomes AIDS and dealing with that news. Read more »