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DNCB (Dinitrochlorobenzene)

... What Is DNCB? What Are the Benefits of DNCB? Why Did People With HIV Use DNCB? How Was DNCB Used? What Are the Side Effects? How Does DNCB Interact With Other Therapies? How Do We Know It Works? The Bottom Line What Is DNCB? Dinitrochlorobenzene (DNCB) is a chemical used in
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Help for HIV positive person

I have recently reconnected (by phone, no sexual activity) with an ex-live in boyfriend who was diagnosed with HIV in 1988 and Hep C later. I really want to give him as much emotional support as possible as he seems to be very alone in all this. He...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
Please tell me what city he lives close to. Does he have insurance or public help? Does he have a support system that can check on him and his eating? I need to know more details.nelson Read more »

Bone Support

I'm 39 and have had two ACF(Anterior Cervical Fusions ) in the last year. What supplements should I be on to support my bones for future?
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
...Hello and thanks for your post.Bone health is an area of increasing attention within the HIV community. While cervical disease that you describe is often the result of trauma or arthritis, I'd have to wonder if your disease Read more »

Cure for HIV/AIDS ....Ambush

Why does the scientific community REFUSE from investigating the idea that Ambush cures AIDS?THE CURE for HIV/AIDS.......AMBUSHTHE IDEA that AMBUSH cures AIDSis being proven by the more than 400 individuals who have taken a dose of 60 ml three times...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...you've heard of it, but I was wondering if there have been any scientific studies on it.I've read that it actually kills the HIV virus but was rejected because it was called a "gift from God."I seriously doubt that any scientist or doctor in... Read more »

accepting possibility, need strength to test (WHAT YOU DONT KNOW CAN KILL YOU, 2009) ( IS IT BETTER TO GET HIV TESTED OR NOT TO KNOW, 2010)

Dr, this past summer I had an unprtected encounter.The gay male asked to but i said no. He assured me he was negative of anything and he had just returned from serving and said the armed forces required testing and had since been tested again. i was...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Your HIV-acquisition risk is brief unprotected anal receptive sex with a partner of unknown HIV serostatus. I agree you need to be HIV Read more »
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Native Communities Overlooked and Underrepresented: Responding to the National HIV/AIDS Strategy

...field. American Indian, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians, like other communities of color, are experiencing a significant HIV/AIDS disparity. Native Hawaiians/Other Pacific Islanders (NHOPIs) and American Indians/Alaska Natives (AI/ANs)... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

"Complacency," "Stigma" Hindering Efforts to Reduce HIV/AIDS in Black Communities, Opinion Piece Says

... and the National Council of Negro Women -- are "joining the CDC to increase knowledge, awareness and action within black communities across the country." He adds that the campaign "will harness the strength and reach of these organizations by... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Black AIDS Institute HIV/AIDS Card Could Help Stop Spread of Disease in Community, Columnist Says

... The Black AIDS Institute "may have come up with a strategy that could make a difference" and "help stop the spread of HIV/AIDS" in the black community, Chicago Sun-Times columnist Mary Mitchell writes. As part of BAI's "Test 1 Million"... Read more »
ACRIA and GMHC

Fighting HIV in Communities of Color

...approaches tailored for each person or community. To discuss the issues facing people of color, Achieve asked experts from four communities to weigh in on the problems facing those communities, and what could be done to address them. They were... Read more »
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Hiv Positive Public Educators wanted*

Posted by AIDS2HIV
...Aids2Hiv is looking for positive people who are willing to actively educate thier communities with a brutally honest, accurate message Read more »

New city, New job, New HIV status...too much.

Posted by Nathan, 3 Replies
...mean. I am grateful for this website and the people on it. Everyone's honesty is powerful and I am encouraged by everyones strength. But I am not confident yet, that I am that strong. I am terrified. This may not be the chapter that "I would... Read more »

Joy becomes saddness....

Posted by Maricela30, 5 Replies
...helped me realize that am not alone. As a Latin a, It is important that I break the silence because our silence is killing us and HIV/AIDS is real and we have to do something about it. I couldnt help notice that my son had tears in his eyes I... Read more »

LIVING!!!

Posted by Carrie, 2 Replies
...ALL WHO HAVE BEEN SO GOOD AND HONEST WITH MY FIANCEE...CARRIE IS THE ANGEL SENT TO ME JUST TWO YEARS BEFORE BEING TOLD I AM HIV POS.. SHE HAS A GIRL AGE SEVEN GOING ON 18...LOL ALSO ONE OF MANY GIFTS GOD GIVEN .. OH YEA WE GOT THE DOG AND... Read more »