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Hiv Orphans

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Ask the Experts

Working with AIDS orphans

Bonsoir!I am the director of an NGO called Children of the Dawn, which specialises in community care of orphaned and vulnerable children in rural South Africa (www.childrenofthedawn.org.za) We presently care for 228 rural children. 70% of them are...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...work as founder and director of Children of the Dawn is laudable. Regarding prevention measures to be taken while working with HIV-positive children, common sense should prevail. It is important to note that HIV is not transmitted by casual... Read more »

AIDS ORPHANS IN KENYA- EFFECTS ON THEIR NUTRITIONAL NEEDS

I work for an international non-profit based in Kenya. We work with hundreds of AIDS orphans and... Read more »

WHat can we do to help Dr.Bob?

Bob,Pease read this link from a local paper in my country(India). What can we do to help? There... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Generic Anti-AIDS Drugs to Be Given to Kenyan HIV Orphans

...Beginning today, generic antiretrovirals will be given to 76 Kenyan orphans who have tested HIV-positive at the Nyumbani orphanage in Nairobi. Father Angelo D'Agostino, who runs the orphanage, said the drugs are a gift from Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Lesotho: Help at Hand for HIV Orphans

...UNICEF are joining in a pilot project to provide supplemental cash grants over the next year to 1,200 households caring for AIDS orphans. The quarterly grants of $38 will go to the districts of Mafeteng, Maseru, and Qacha's Nek, providing for... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Al Jazeera Examines HIV/AIDS Orphans' Toll on Zimbabwe's Elderly

... Al Jazeera examines the toll "almost 1.2 million children" orphaned by HIV/AIDS in Zimbabwe are having on the country's elderly population. As the piece describes, parents who have died from HIV/AIDS often Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Red Cross Launches HIV/AIDS Orphan's Care Pilot Project

...and has been piloted in the districts of Mafeteng and Mohale's Hoek, while the second project will focus on care for HIV/AIDS orphans and will start in Teyateyaneng and Leribe. The secretary-general of the Lesotho Red Cross Society, Ntharetso... Read more »
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more cure talk

Posted by themushroom
...http://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/Nutrition/Current/Q210677.html It makes me feel all warm and fuzzy to think there could be a cure for a disease that ruins so many lives and orphans children, also it makes me think there is hope for me and my... Read more »

THE GREATEST THREAT TO THE BLACK COMMUNITY

Posted by deeva, 6 Replies
...BLOCK GRANTS AND CUTS FOR HIV SERVICES E.G. HOUSING AND FOOD !THE DISAPORA:MILLIONS OF BLACKS DYING ABROAD... A GENERATION OF ORPHANS AND THE SYSTEMATIC GENOCIDE OF A CONTINENT! THE APATHY OF BLACK ENTERTAINMENT MOGULS:POSTERS AND THOUSANDS FOR... Read more »

Non-Progressors? I don't give a flying fuck!!!

Posted by ScotCharles, 4 Replies
...The Body promoters who include this POC in their latest newsletter. I couldn't give a rotten rat's ass for a non-progressor. HIV will kill all of us either with nerve or mitochondrial disease caused by the virus or the meds. I have had HIV for... Read more »

Jobs in Africa

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Southern Africa HIV/AIDS Information Dissemination Service (SAfAIDS) *********************** 1) Position: Provincial Coordinator, Orphaned and Vulnerable Children Organization: The Academy for Educational Development (AED), a non-profit... Read more »