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Hiv In The 50 And Older Crowd

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Ask the Experts

HIV over 50 (HIV IN OLDER FOLKS, 2009)

Hello,Do you know what strategies or prevention efforts have been done to address the individuals over 50 that are getting the virus? What prevention efforts do you think will be effective in the prevention of HIV in this population?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...other words he's both smart and experienced!I'll reprint some information from the archives that deals with HIV in the over-50 crowd.Dr. Bobdata & longevityJun 22, 2007 Hi: thank you for all the insightfull information. I am compelled to write... Read more »

Re: Concerned Grandfather

Thank you Dr Bob. As far as I could see, in the dim light at night, the skin was intact but you... Read more »

Concerned Grandfather

Dear Dr BobI was recently diagnosed with HIV, and my viral load has been quite high. I have just... Read more »
Articles
The Body

ABC's Brothers & Sisters Tackles HIV/AIDS and the Over-50 Crowd

...he had had a series of random, unprotected sexual encounters that resulted because of widespread ignorance about the facts of HIV/AIDS and his own deeply internalized shame. After much prompting by the Walker family, Saul finally agrees to get... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Washington, D.C. Bringing Free HIV Testing to the Crowd at Motor Vehicles

...whether those testing could choose to learn their status with more privacy, after leaving the DMV. Wood acknowledged that a crowded public place could intimidate people worried about HIV/AIDS stigma. "Everybody's not going to want to test at the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Mississippi: Free STD/HIV Testing Draws a Crowd to Pascagoula Soup Kitchen

...Friday, nearly 100 people visiting the Our Daily Bread (ODB) soup kitchen in Pascagoula took the opportunity to undergo free HIV and syphilis testing from the Mississippi Department of Health. At the Pascagoula site, people who tested also... Read more »
Project Inform

Flu Season and Living With HIV

...not available, using hand sanitizers with alcohol can keep your hands clean. Since the flu is passed through the air, avoiding crowds and contact with people who have the flu will help. Also, avoid people who sneeze and cough. Keeping your hands... Read more »
Connect With Others

HIV + Men And Women 35 and older $50 paid study

Posted by HENNEHIVSTUDY
...around participating in clinical research trials. Participants must be: Women or Men who have sex with men 35 or older; and HIV positive. The study will take place in Baltimore on Thursday March 25th 2010 Participation involves a focus... Read more »

HIV + Men And Women 35 and older $50 paid study- Baltimore

Posted by HENNEHIVSTUDY
...around participating in clinical research trials. Participants must be: Women or Men who have sex with men 35 or older; and HIV positive. The study will take place in Baltimore on Thursday March 25th 2010 Participation involves a focus... Read more »

Posted by Anonymous
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HIV + Men And Women 35 and older $50 paid study

Posted by HENNEHIVSTUDY
...around participating in clinical research trials. Participants must be: Women or Men who have sex with men 35 or older; and HIV positive. The study will take place in Baltimore on Thursday March 25th 2010 Participation involves a focus... Read more »