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Hiv Outreach Efforts For Specific Population

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among American Indians and Alaska Natives

...testing -- including rapid testing at some sites -- to 5 tribal entities and 11 reservations. Phoenix, Arizona, where a CBO conducted routine HIV testing in nontraditional settings (e.g., health fairs, powwows) through local outreach. Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, where the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe and the Chippewa Indian Sault Tribe Health Center conducted routine HIV testing for clients aged 17 to 49. Rapid testing was conducted...
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My parents don't want to talk about HIV and AIDS

Dear Dr.Bobby, I am 15 years old and I have a great fear of diseases, mainly HIV/AIDS. One day when I was going to the doctor, I asked my parents a simple question, "What if I have AIDS?" After hearing my question, my mother told me not to...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...specific to different target groups and people with HIV. The training packages are meant to train the peer educators, site workers, outreach workers and local project staff in: the basics of HIV, AIDS, and STIs; responsible behavior to eliminate... Read more »

Can a HIV- partner decrease chances with antivirals?

I am an HIV- partner in a discordant couple (mixed HIV status) relationship. We just recently found out that he was positive. We always practice safe sex, but I was wondering if I can decrease my chances of contracting HIV by taking anti-viral...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...(IDUs) at 17 drug-treatment clinics in Bangkok. Participants are being recruited at the drug treatment clinics, at community outreach sites, and through a peer referral program. United States The U.S. trial is designed to assess the clinical and... Read more »

HIV treatment

Sir,can antirectoviral drugs be taking to prevent HIV infection.John
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...(IDUs) at 17 drug-treatment clinics in Bangkok. Participants are being recruited at the drug treatment clinics, at community outreach sites, and through a peer referral program. United States The U.S. trial is designed to assess the clinical and... Read more »

Help needed for HIV Education (AIDS DENIALISTS)

Hi Dr Bob,I always read this site and being a regular traveller to Africa i always pass of safe sex info to the locals.I have one gentthere who denies HIV/Aids is real and usually bounces all kind of info at me to back up his claim. Can you please...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...in the mid-1980s. Infection rates are especially high among African American MSM, indicating the need for targeted prevention outreach. While representing less than one-quarter of U.S. women, African American and Latina women account for 82% of... Read more »
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AIDS.gov

More Microgrants: Reaching Specific Audiences With New Media

...with rural youth in Alaska. The project team began to use Facebook and Twitter , started a blog , and developed new media outreach guidelines and a sustainability plan, among other internal resources. Tying their Facebook efforts to promote... Read more »
amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research

New Round of amfAR MSM Awards Supports Grassroots HIV/AIDS Groups in Six African Countries

...awards), and Nigeria. The awards, which total $100,000 collectively, will support a wide range of HIV prevention, education, and outreach activities. They follow an initial round of eight awards to African groups that was announced in January... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Jump in HIV Cases Deserves Attention: State HIV Increase Demands More Focus on Prevention

...reverse the alarming local and national trend, young gay and bisexual males must be convinced of the importance of safe sex. Outreach efforts must be targeted to reach them where they live, in schools, social venues, through health care... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

...with the HIV virus. The product is a quick cure for a wide range of ailments . Most products are effective only against a specific illness or a few closely related medical problems. Personal success stories are the only evidence that the... Read more »
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HIV-Specific Medications AT COST - a new service

Posted by CanDoMeds, 1 Reply
...HIV-positive patients. My business partner, Dr. Mark Galea, and I have decided to create a special program for certain medical populations, and we're getting the word out now. Our pharmacy, called Can Do Meds, offers over 11,000 prescription... Read more »

time line

Posted by Anonymous
...Related Links Read 'The Denver Principles' AIDS Medical Foundation formed Founded to spur coordination and educational outreach among the medical community, the group is formed by Dr. Mathilde Krim, a cancer researcher at New York's... Read more »

Proof that AIDS is a race-specific bio-weapoon.

Posted by Sojuro, 1 Reply
...ethnic or race-specific weapon. Government documents suppport the fact that The United Stated was actively and seeking to reduce populations around the world. To this day, the United Stated has suppresed the fact that a cure for AIDS was... Read more »

New front in effort to stop HIV

Posted by new2this2010
...http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/01/110123085455.htm This is a really interesting article i found today. Seems a wild mushroom has anti-HIV properties and it is already being experimented as an anti-cancer agent. This is great news.... Read more »