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HIV-Related Conspiracy Beliefs and Its Relationships With HIV Testing and Unprotected Sex Among Men Who Have Sex With Men in Tshwane (Pretoria), South AfricaThe authors set out to determine the extent to which Pretoria MSM endorse HIV conspiracy beliefs. The team also sought to learn whether endorsing conspiracy beliefs about HIV is associated with never testing for the virus and with using condoms... Read more »
Longitudinal Association of HIV Conspiracy Beliefs With Sexual Risk Among Black Males Living With HIVThe authors noted the need to identify culturally relevant factors that may contribute to sexual risk among African Americans. In the current study, they investigated HIV-specific medical mistrust -- often exhibited as conspiracy beliefs about HIV... Read more »
Conspiracy Beliefs About HIV Are Related to Antiretroviral Treatment Nonadherence Among African-American Men With HIVThe high prevalence of medical mistrust among African Americans may affect health care behaviors such as adherence to antiretroviral therapy. The current study investigated whether a specific type of medical mistrust -- HIV conspiracy beliefs -- is... Read more »
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University of British ColumbiaIt is important to address your concerns and statements in a straightforward way.It is correct to say that progresses in molecular biology have been significant. It is true that such progresses could be used to produce biological weapons. It also... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,Regarding the government using HIV to perpetuate biological warfare, you are correct and your buddy is a conspiracy theory wack-job who will never make it through medical school.As for HIV originating from a "randy beastial safari hunter... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello Conspiracy Theorist Crackpot,Please note that scientific "discoveries" from 1991 would be considered the Dark Ages as far as HIV/AIDS scientific research is concerned. Science has progressed light years since then. Folks who have... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 4 RepliesMarch 27, 2006Approximately 30% of black people and 22% of Latinos living in Texas believe that HIV is a government conspiracy to kill minority populations, according to a report in the Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome.
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Posted by AnonymousI believe if a respectable portion of HIV infected people were testing positive past the 6 month window period, it would have been common knowledge. . . and I believe the CDC (and other health organizations) would have bumped the window period out... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replieslet's say US is poisoning people with drugs.. then France, England, Germany and other countries are doing the same? impossible..
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