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Hiv Biographies

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Test Positive Aware Network

The Biography of an HIV Doctor

It's been more than 20 years of an unflinching, uninterrupted, and unwavering practice of medicine, seeing patients afflicted with the HIV infection, treating them from near the beginning of the epidemic and throughout the gamut of changing... Read more »

From Policy to Pregnancy: Presenter Biographies

This article is part of a transcript of a presentation delivered at the XVIII International AIDS Conference in Vienna, Austria . The original session took place on July 21, 2010. Jump to the table of contents to see other articles in the series. ... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

A Personal Story

I was asked to write a biography for a social group where I am a member. I chose instead to write or reveal a portion of my life because this is where I am now today. I can tell you about my work history, my politics, my beliefs, and many other... Read more »
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You are a saint, write a biography

You have been helping the paranoid yell Wooo-Hooo and instilling hope in the despaired. Earlier I thought that its always easy for you to speak from the other side of the fence but after reading more about you and finding out that you are hiv...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,The story of my January 1991 occupational exposure to HIV is really old news almost bordering on ancient history now. You can read all about it in the archives, so I won't bother reiterating the details here.An autobiography??? Hmmm . . . .... Read more »

My Hero...

Dr. Frascino,I have only just read your biography and learnt about the way you contracted HIV. I'm at a loss for words. Life is just not fair. You are indeed such an amazing individual now dedicating your life to raising awareness about...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello, True, life may not always be fair, but it is always a magnificent gift. I cherish every moment of mine. The Foundation's new mailing address is: The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation1000 Fremont Ave., Suite 145Los Altos, CA 94024... Read more »

please answer, I live in Iran, every one rejects me even doctors

Hi Dr Bob,Thank you for your great answers on this site, you are really nice and brilliant. I got really sorry when I read on your biography that you got HIV from a patient once, but your high morale with that smile on your face is a great boost in...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Whether you live in Iran or Beverly Hills, HIV cannot pass through a properly used latex condom. The fact it pulled up several centimeters does not place you at any greater risk. Second, a negative test at 3 months or greater (95 days in your... Read more »

What do you mean by low or high exposure?

Thank you so much for the wonderful work you do in answering these questions considering that you are a very busy person. Having read your biography, I would also like to congratulate you for the great accomplishments in your career.I have a...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Thanks for your kind comments. "Protected" sex would not be considered an HIV exposure, assuming the latex or polyurethane condom was used properly and did not fail (break). HIV cannot permeate intact latex. An example of a low-risk... Read more »
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just tested pos. questions?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hello. Just tested pos on the 25th aniversy of it. What a slap in the face. I'm only 23. I have two questions.

One. How can I find out how good my dr is. I know he's accredited but I want to find a biography or some more info on him before I... Read more »

100 Great things about being HIV+

Posted by AIDS2HIV, 8 Replies
its easy to pick out the bad things, but lets have some fun and pick out some really good ones...

100 Great things about being HIV+

1.You truly don't care who Elton John and George Michael are sleeping with as long as you get to see the pictures.
2.... Read more »

Tested Positive a month ago... Feeling really alone. help!!!

Posted by kcguy0815, 6 Replies
I just found out I was HIV+ 2 months ago. I had a boyfriend and we found out I had HIV a month into our relationship. We had not used a condom since we had started dating, till I found out I had HIV. We broke up 2 days ago and now I feel like my... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
is it normal for a 16yr old girl who isnt ugly to hate herself because she feels ugly inside? Read more »