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The Well Project

HIV and Aging

...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 Aging Awareness Day was held to recognize the need to: Prevent HIV infection in this age group Understand the unique health effects of the virus in older HIV-positive people Improve the health and quality of life of older...
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HIV prevention testing product 'AWARE ORAL'

Hi Doctor,I am from Hong Kong and I made I think 2 donations previously to your foundation. Now I have a question. There is an advertisement in some peroidicals there is such a product called 'AWARE ORAL'. It claims that it can be used for...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Personally I would prefer to use ELISA tests or rapid tests. (See below).Thanks for your donations to The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation. They are warmly appreciated.Be well. Dr. BobHIV Antibody Tests (HIV inSITE)ELISAGenerally referred to... Read more »

"HIV Carrier"

Im Directing a play about HIV, however it was written in the late 80's. The characters talk about being HIV carriers, but not having the disease themself. How is this possible? Did we use to think people could simply carry the virus?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...explains this historical fact, so those attending the play will not be confused. It's also a great chance to slip in some HIV/AIDS awareness/prevention information.Good luck with the production.Dr. Bob Read more »

shouldn't more people be worried about HIV?

I was wondering how many philandering questions you get. I am in a faithful relationship. my fiance has never given me a reason to question his fidelity, not even the slightest bit. I have never cheated. how many questions do you get related to an...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Well, rather than more people being worried about HIV, I prefer more people being just more aware and knowledgeable about HIV/AIDS. That way they would protect themselves and prevent further HIV transmission. Unfortunately, our HIV awareness,... Read more »

National HIV Testing Day

I heard that there is a day in June that is national HIV testing day. Do you know what day that is, and where you go for tests on that day?Thanks,Jim
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...is sponsored by the National Association of People with AIDS (NAPWA). The purpose of National HIV Testing Day is to increase awareness for HIV testing. If you want to get tested, you can go to your local doctor, a local clinic, or your local... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Awareness Day Is Wednesday

... Across the United States, the 7th annual National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day will be observed on Wednesday, Feb. 7. "National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day is a remarkable effort that was founded Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Georgia: Warner Robins CME Church Hosts HIV Awareness Day

... On Saturday, the Warner Robins CME Church will host an HIV/AIDS Awareness Day at its family life center at 200 Othal H. Lakey Circle. The event will offer free HIV testing conducted by the Rainbow Center Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Newspapers Cover Local Events, AIDS Awareness Efforts on National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

... Tuesday marks the sixth annual National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day , which is sponsored by the Community Capacity Building Coalition, a consortium of national minority-focused groups Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Newspapers Cover Local National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day Events, AIDS Awareness Efforts

...Monday marked the fifth annual National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day , which was sponsored by the Community Capacity Building Coalition, a consortium of national minority-focused groups supported Read more »
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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 Read more »

What are you doing for World AIDS Day?

Posted by bartleby, 1 Reply
I'll be going to a candlelight vigil and wearing my ribbon! Read more »

Help, Help, please

Posted by Overstressed, 2 Replies
...School where I get to share my story about me and my experience being HIV positive to high scholars and there parents. It is HIV/AIDS Awareness Day I am so nervous because I know theres so much important things to talk about and my mind went... Read more »

World AIDS Day 2007 - Deconstructing 'HIV'

Posted by Amun, 6 Replies
...is said to belong, the retroviruses, in fact do not exist at all." (Zenger's Magazine, December, 1998). We need to 'raise awareness' that: 'HIV' is not a retrovirus. 'HIV' is not an STI/STD. 'HIV' does not cause 'AIDS'. No one is 'living with... Read more »