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Diabetes and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents What Is Diabetes? Symptoms of Diabetes Glucose Tests Who Is at Risk for Diabetes? What Problems Can Diabetes Cause? How Are Diabetes and Pre-Diabetes Treated? HIV and Diabetes Taking Care of Yourself What Is Diabetes? Diabetes and pre-diabetes are serious conditions in which people have high levels of glucose in their blood. Almost 24 million Americans have diabetes and at
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pml, hiv, hepB and C co-infections

My husband was diagnosed with hep B and C as well as Hiv over 20 years ago, as a teen. He tried AZT drugs briefly, but gave them up many years ago. Two years ago, he was diagnosed with PML as well as a Hiv infection in his brain. His count was 75 at...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...don't know all the details. A few general comments I can make are related to hepatitis B. There are several medications for HIV that also have dual activity for hepatitis B. One of these is Truvada which combines tenofovir with emtricitabine.... Read more »

I want to help

I live in vancouver b.c, and I want to volunteer to help with aids awareness, or with some sort of organization that attempts to help people with aids. ive searched online but I cannot find much. I figured because you are in this line of work you...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,I'll list a few of the many AIDS service organizations in your area. Thanks for your willingness to help promote HIV/AIDS awareness and education.Dr. BobVancouver:A Loving SpoonfulProvides free, nutritious meals to people living with HIV/AIDS... Read more »

Thank you for being here

Dear Bob, I don't expect a reply to this email, I just wanted to take a moment to say how wonderful it is that you take the time to answer all the questions posed to you no matter how hmm..umm..unfounded the fears behind them seem to be. I am a...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...HIV! Half of all new HIV infections in the United States occur in young adults aged 13 to 24! If more parents encouraged HIV/AIDS awareness and prevention for their teenaged kids, that number would plummet. HIV is a completely preventable... Read more »

AIDS awareness and abstinence-only (ABSTINENCE-ONLY SEX EDUCATION)

Dear Dr. Bob,First of all, thank you for this amazing service that you provide. I have already made a donation to your wonderful cause. I would like to ask for your advice.I am part of an HIV/AIDS awareness group that goes to local high schools...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...increasing condom use once sex began. 4. A different systemic review of the efficacy of AIDS-risk-reduction interventions for adolescents found that only two out of six studies showed any efficacy in delaying initial sexual activity among virgins... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Alabama: Teen Forum in Dothan on HIV/AIDS Awareness

... The Dothan Opera House will host the "Rap-It-Up" AIDS-prevention forum at 6:30 p.m. Thursday in Dothan. The event's sponsors are the Alabama Cooperative Extension System and the Black Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

California Group Hosts Conference, Starts Database to Spread HIV/AIDS Awareness Among Black Teenagers

... Helping Our Own Destiny -- a not-for-profit group in Fresno, Calif. -- this month is launching a new HIV/AIDS awareness campaign aimed at black teenagers, the Fresno Bee reports. For the campaign's launch on Feb. 28, the group plans to host Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Illinois: Teens to Raise AIDS Awareness With Bike Ride

...Wheaton-based HIV prevention awareness group Mosaic Initiative, will fund local education efforts, scholarships for people wit HIV/AIDS, and meals for orphans at the Buchifi Community Center in Kenya. Riders will gather at 9 a.m. at the St. Paul... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Few HIV-Positive Georgia Teenagers Aware of Risks of Sexual Activity, Study Says

... reports. The researchers studied teens ages 13 to 19 who attended Grady Health System 's Infectious Disease Program for Adolescents between 1999 and 2002. The researchers found that few of the 59 teens who tested positive for HIV understood... Read more »
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Looking for teens with HIV/AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hello, I'm looking for teens with HIV/AIDS. There is an event called SCHOOLFEST 2001 that will take place this year. I would like you to speak at this event. I need someone Read more »

I married a HIV positive man

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I married an hiv + man he is the father of my 2 year old, I found out when I was 4 months pregnant that he was + for 10 years, I blacked everything Read more »

HIV Education

Posted by Anonymous
...is number 11th among U.S. cities. But the $1 million state grant going out to 24 mostly black churches this year is the first AIDS prevention money of any kind that the state government has coughed up since 1984. My colleagues ignored HIV because... Read more »

World AIDS Day 2006: raising 'HIV/AIDS' Awareness

Posted by Anonymous
...World AIDS Day 2006: Raising 'HIV/AIDS' Awareness We urgently need to raise 'HIV/AIDS' Awareness to stop the epidemic spread of AIDS-related Myths, HIV-related Lies and Pharmogenocide: Read more »