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Hiv Demographics

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Virginity and HIV

...Also would this risk be lower if the person was asian american, a virgin, and not a drug user? Im just really searching for HIV demographics that ive had a hard time finding. I am concerned because i gently fingered this women with out noticing...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...Please refer HIV questions to the HIV forum Read more »

Liver & HIV medications

How does medication effect the liver, as the liver filters the medication. After an MRI, the... Read more »

HIV Via Eye

Hi,Doctor Bob - I have some questions. I was watching at the Sydney Mardi Gras the other night. I... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Biological and Demographic Causes of High HIV and Sexually Transmitted Disease Prevalence in Men Who Have Sex With Men

... Men who have sex with men (MSM) are disproportionately affected by HIV. MSM and heterosexual networks are distinguished by biologically determined sexual role segregation among heterosexual individuals Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Men Who Have Sex With Men in the United States: Demographic and Behavioral Characteristics and Prevalence of HIV and HSV-2 Infection: Results From National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2001-2006

... The team undertook the current study to describe demographic and behavioral characteristics, together with HIV and herpes simplex virus type 2 infections, among men who have sex with men Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Risk Factors for HIV Infection in a National Adult Population: Evidence From the 2003 Kenya Demographic and Health Survey

... The authors of the current study sought to examine demographic, social, and behavioral variables as HIV risk factors among men and women in Kenya. Data from the 2003 Kenya Demographic and Health Survey, a cross-sectional, population-based Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Ohio: Akron Beacon Journal Profiles Growing Complacency About AIDS Among "Key" Demographic Populations

...The Akron Beacon Journal on Monday profiled the growing complacency about AIDS among "key" demographic populations in Ohio. In 2002, the number of new HIV diagnoses among men who have sex with men nationwide increased for the the Read more »
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Being a straight man in the world of HIV

Posted by poztrainer, 6 Replies
...that he is gay, they automatically think that he has AIDS. I replied "that's interesting, because when I tell somebody that I'm HIV+, they automatically think that I'm gay". Living with HIV not only challenges how I fit in with society, but... Read more »

Why women are at the highest risk for HIV

Posted by 2FarGone
...I've really been struggling with this idea as of late. I live in Vancouver which (in terms of HIV/AIDS demographics) is largely gay or IV drug using. I'd imagine there are also women in the city who have HIV although if they aren't drug addicted Read more »

AID Atlanta Seeks Executive Director

Posted by Anonymous
...employees, a network of some 1300 volunteers and an annual budget approaching $7 million. With the changing demographics of HIV/AIDS, its leadership, volunteers and clientele are increasingly diverse. The Executive Director is the chief... Read more »

HIV Statistics

Posted by Anonymous
...Where can I find statistics on HIV infection in the Navy broken down to different demographic levels? In particular, the number of women that are in the navy and have HIV. Read more »