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Hiv New Cases In Young People

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The Well Project

Older Women: At Risk for HIV Infection

...andcare. It is important that this changes. Older women, their health care andsocial services providers, and their families need to understand how the viruscan and does impact this senior age group. About 10 percent of AIDS cases in the US female population are in womenolder than 50, with women of color representing the largest portion. The numberof AIDS cases in aging women has increased nearly three times in the last 10years, and...
Ask the Experts

all of my researce goes against treating hiv

i have been doing quite a bit of researce and all of the stuff i rear says all the hiv med cause AIDS im sure you dont agree with Peter Duesberg but when you can prove that hiv antibodies prove i have a bad virus then i will treat it i know of many...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
...the idea that such treatments are poison can and does lead people to delay getting care, delay treatment and saddly, in some cases, to advancing disease and death.My best advice to you is to seek independent opinions (perhaps as you have here)--... Read more »

how many people die from HIV in 2008 (HIV/AIDS SURVIVAL)

Hi Bob,l am recently infected with hiv and and live in Australia, 36 years old and my hiv specialist told me hardly no one dies of hiv-aids anymore in Australia, he said maybe 10% of pepole with HIV die in 2008 in auz,but people infected in 2008...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...a computer-generated model, not real life HIVers. But it in essence doubled our previous "10 year" estimate. We also have a case-control, population-based cohort study of all HIV-infected persons receiving care in Denmark. Denmark, unlike the... Read more »

saliva (Facts for Life: What you and the people you care about need to know about HIV/AIDS )

can i catch HIV if my partner "sprays" when he talks and his salive gets in my eye? Also can i get HIV from an infected partners saliva on my anus?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...blood vessels that can be easily injured during intercourse. Unprotected oral sex with someone who has HIV. There are far fewer cases of HIV transmission attributed to oral sex than to either vaginal or anal intercourse, but oralgenital contact... Read more »

can you get hiv/aids if you.. (QTND: HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2008)

me and my partner have been curious about trying anal sex. we are both hiv/aids free and free of any other std's. we were curious, can we get aids from anal sex even if you both are disease free?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...blood vessels that can be easily injured during intercourse. Unprotected oral sex with someone who has HIV. There are far fewer cases of HIV transmission attributed to oral sex than to either vaginal or anal intercourse, but oralgenital contact... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Increasing Number of New HIV Cases in El Paso, Texas, Recorded Among Young People

... The number of HIV cases among people younger than age 35 in El Paso, Texas, is on the rise, highlighting what some health officials say is a trend of Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV Cases Among Young People in Iowa Increasing

... Health officials announced recently that the number of newly recorded HIV cases among Iowans ages 15 to 24 increased by 45% in 2008 to 16, despite the widespread availability of condoms and other prevention Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Report Finds That HIV Cases in Baltimore Increasing Among People Ages 20-29, Calls on City to Do More to Fight Spread of Virus

... The number of HIV cases recorded in Baltimore among people ages 20-29 increased by 10% annually between 2000 and 2006, and blacks account for 90% of Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Cleveland Plain Dealer Examines Rising Number of HIV Cases Among Older People

... The Cleveland Plain Dealer on Tuesday examined the increasing number of new HIV/AIDS cases recorded among people over age 50 and efforts to curb the spread of the virus among the population. About one-third of the HIV/AIDS Read more »
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I have an "AIDS" vs HIV question??

Posted by SaniHalo, 1 Reply
...with all the advancements ....how is it that some people are still getting "AIDS vs. maintaining HIV status... and how are people that "are" receiving adequate health care still managing Read more »

HIV and Chickens

Posted by wifey, 2 Replies
...good. CD4 370s VL is undectable. He has decided he wants to raise chickens! Im concerned about the chicken droppings. I know people that are HIV+ shouldnt change cat litter and was wondering about any dangers associated with being around the... Read more »

1.1 Million American living with HIV/AIDS

Posted by Florida69, 2 Replies
...people. Injection drug use, which spreads the blood-borne virus via contaminated needles, contributed 19 percent of the HIV cases. Blacks make up 12 percent of the overall population but accounted for 46 percent of those infected with HIV... Read more »

hiv viral load

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...infection, the polymerase chain reaction viral load test, medical providers worldwide will diagnose only about one of every 60,000 cases of acute HIV infection. And this is a considerable problem in reducing the spread of HIV The viral load... Read more »