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...prolongs thelives of people with cancer. Why Do People With HIV Use Essiac? All of the claims that Essiac can help people with HIV seem tohave come from Dr. Gary Glum, a chiropractor. In 1988 he wrote"Calling of an Angel," a biography of Rene Caisse. Glum claims tohave treated several AIDS patients with Essiac with good results.No report of this study was published. What Are the Side Effects? There are no recorded side effects...
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Question for Doc Frascino

Hi, Doc. I will tahnk you again for your time and wanted to ask you if there is a book from YOU about Immunology, about HIV, about genes and therapies.... I would be pleased to read a scientifical books from you. I red your biography and this site,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hey Max,No, I have not authored an immunology or HIV book, just articles in various medical journals that I doubt you would find all that helpful or entertaining. I'd recommend you Read more »

Tommy Morrison boxer HIV negative?

read an article concerning tommy morrison, a pro boxer who tested positive for hiv back in the mid 90s.the paper now reports tomy is cleared to box because all testing on him is now negative. Has he been cured? I thought no matter if your vl is...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...tests for HIV antibody and antigen testing and he was cleared to box so the results were negative. Here is a link to his biography on Wikpedia. Read more »

Hello dr. bob can i dare to ask you a personal question?

hey Dr. Bob how are you? thank you for repost. i'm another big fan of you and i just want to know something based in your personal experience.i read your biography, and i read you are hiv+ and i'm very sorry about that. if this question dont bothers...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...about you (the questioner), not me. I've addressed the questions you've raised several times over the years. Just check the archives. There is a whole section titled "About Dr. Frascino." You can read about my occupational exposure, course of PEP... 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. Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

The Biography of an HIV Doctor

...field. Twenty-one years ago, approximately the same time that I began seeing the first HIV-positive patients, most of whom had AIDS, Test Positive Aware Network (TPAN) was launched, and it now celebrates 21 years of dedication to the community.... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Interview With Ambassador Randall Tobias: International AIDS Conference, Bangkok, Thailand

...Department's Officeof the Global AIDS Coordinator, on Wednesday at the International AIDSConference in Bangkok discussed U.S. HIV/AIDS policy in an interviewwith Kaiser Family Foundation Senior Fellow Jackie Judd for,the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Arkansas: AIDS Crisis Subject of Little Rock Lecture -- Humanitarian Says More Effective Aid Programs Are Key

... Making existing interventions more effective is the next step in addressing the AIDS pandemic, according to noted physician, author, and teacher Paul Farmer. "I'm surprised at the ineffectiveness of social projects," Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...than womenstill have HIV in the US, women are catching up. In some countries, HIV+ womenoutnumber HIV+ men. The proportion of HIV/AIDS cases among women has more than tripled from 8percent in 1985 to an alarming 27 percent in 2008. That means... Read more »
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just tested pos. questions?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...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 decide to stick with him. Two here are my numbers for my first set of blood... Read more »

Let the meds begin!

Posted by Anonymous, 10 Replies
...some test results back and discovered that my CD4 has dropped significantly! 194 to be exact!! My PCP has asked that I see my HIV Specialist asap and begin meds. I've been putting off the appointment all week. I've struggled to get out of bed.... Read more »

Workplace issues and HIV/AIDS

Posted by ScotCharles
... Check out this link for workplace issues with HIV/AIDS. It is very thorough. Read more »

Bush's nomination of Jerry Thacker

Posted by killfoile, 1 Reply
...have a scientific-based approach to the problems of HIV-AIDS and not this radical agenda he's pushing," Schmid said. Thacker's biography on the Web site of the Scepter Institute, a nonprofit organization that sells religious-based AIDS material,... Read more »