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Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesAm I the only one this does not make sense to? If HIV causes AIDS than how can the lack of it also cause AIDS?
I have read the explinations but they seem contrived. Has anyone else had doubts about this? I would love to hear your views.
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Posted by bura, 3 RepliesAs per the title, is there really such a thing? Read more »
Posted by My3Cents, 1 ReplyGoogled "non hiv aids" there is info on idiopathic CD4+ T-lymphocytopenia. Can someone explain more? Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyIdiopathic CD4+ T-lymphocytopenia, or Non-HIV AIDS, is associated with a patented retroviral particle called Human Intracisternal A-Type Particle-Type II, or HIAP-II.
Autoimmune Technologies is developing viral protein antibody tests based on HIAP-II... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 Replyi keep seeing comments about idiopathic CD4+ T lymphocytopenia, does anyone know what it is and it seems odd that people would have low t-cells without detection of HIV. what causes it? inquiring minds want to know Read more »
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,"Idiopathic" by definition means the disease has no known cause. If it did, it would no longer be idiopathic! What we do know about idiopathic CD4 lymphocytopenia (ICL) is that it's not caused by an infectious or transmissible... Read more »
Harvard Medical SchoolAlthough it's impossible to give you a firm diagnosis without seeing your lesions, I would doubt very much that you have AIDS-related cancer if you are HIV negative. You need to see a dermatologist or other health care provider. You may need to... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,Yep, it does appear you are more than a little confused, or at least not well informed. Perhaps you are a victim of home schooling or Dubya's abstinence-only sex education curriculum. At any rate, HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) is the... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,You are HIV negative."Johnny" is an asshole playing a very unfunny game. You might consider reporting this to the authorities. They could possibly trace the call and confront Johnny. That is if he isn't pulling the wings off... Read more »
Vaccines Hold Greatest Hope of Halting Spread of HIV/AIDS; HIV-Negative Volunteers for Trials Needed, Opinion Piece SaysAlthough many HIV prevention "strategies are under investigation," the best "long-term hope to stop the global spread" of the virus is "finding a safe, effective vaccine" to prevent HIV transmission, Tom Kennedy, a member of the San Francisco HIV... Read more »
HIV/AIDS Will Have Significant Negative Impact on South African Businesses in Next Five Years, Survey ShowsHIV/AIDS has had a "significant" adverse impact on the business practices of 9% of companies in South Africa, and 43% of companies predicted they would feel an impact from the disease within five years, according to the results of an independent... Read more »
HIV/AIDS Epidemics Negatively Affecting Development Progress of African, Former Soviet Union Nations, Report SaysHIV/AIDS has contributed to major reversals in human development in sub-Saharan Africa and some of the former Soviet Union republics, according to the Human Development Report 2005 released on Wednesday by the U.N. Development Programme , the Los... Read more »
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