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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New HIV/AIDS Research Center in Cameroon to Help Develop Vaccine Against Vertical HIV Transmission

An HIV/AIDS research center in Yaounde, Cameroon, that opened last month plans to help develop a vaccine to prevent infants from contracting HIV through breast-feeding, SciDev.net reports. Breast-feeding might account for nearly half of all HIV... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Connecticut: Center Helps People With HIV/AIDS Live Through Support, Medical Care

The Living Center is a Hartford program sponsored by the Community Renewal Team that provides counseling, medical services, and referrals to people with HIV/AIDS. Clients are referred to the center by other agencies and must be HIV-positive. Since... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Nigeria Opens First National Blood Transfusion Center to Help Curb Spread of HIV

Nigeria on Thursday opened its first national blood transfusion center in an effort to help curb the spread of HIV in the country, BBC News reports (Borzello, BBC News , 5/12). The center, which is jointly funded by the U.S.-based organization... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Treatment centers for h.i.v. in Philadelphia.

My brother has tested pos. for h.i.v. he has also just had 2 mini strokes & 1 major stroke, My mother & I are interested in finding the best hospital for treating him in the Philadelphia area, I hope you can help me....
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
There are many excellent HIV docs/centers in Philadelphia. Hospitals linked with medical schools are often a good place to start. A list of HIV docs can be found at www.aahivm.org. I would also recommend speaking to a local HIV community... Read more »

. Vincents Hospital Manhattan Comprehensive HIV Center

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Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
Congratulations.... Read more »

TEST CENTERS

HI,WHERE CAN I FIND LOW COST OR NO COST HIV TEST CENTERS IN NYC?THANK FOR ALL YOUR HELP AND THIS HELPFUL SITE...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
I recommend that you use one of the test centers provided by the New York City Department of Health. Their services are free. And while you're at it, have an anonymous test (for the record, I'm opposed to the Names Reporting/Partner... Read more »

do plasma centers report hiv infection to local plasma centers

i was rejected at a plasma center for high liver enzymes through alt test they said it was not hiv but i'm still very frightened....
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
I would determine whether these elevated enzymes are due to hepatitis virus infection. Ask the center what hepatitis tests they performed. If they did not do them, get tests for hepatitis and followup.MH... Read more »
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Manager, Center for HIV Information SF

Posted by Anonymous
Manager, Center for HIV Information

Position Description
The UCSF Center for HIV Information (CHI) is a faculty-directed program of the Department of Medicine with a remarkably successful track record for developing key information resources on... Read more »

HIV/AIDS Resource Center for Gay Men

Posted by TheBody
Are you a man who's into other men? Are you looking for HIV/AIDS information from a safe, trusted place that was created with you in mind?

TheBody.com's new HIV/AIDS Resource Center for Gay Men contains a vast collection of basic info, first-person... Read more »

HIV/AIDS Resource Center for Gay Men

Posted by NEPhilly123, 2 Replies
Where is there an actual good chat room to just talk to other HIV positive males. I just found out today and would love to actually find a chat room that I can talk to people. Read more »

HIV/AIDS Resource Center for Women

Posted by bartleby
Contrary to the myth that HIV is a gay man's disease (it's definitely not), women make up a significant amount of the HIV community. In our HIV Resource Center for Women, you'll find personal stories, expert interviews, fact sheets, tips and advice,... Read more »