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19 yr old & You said: If your partner were confirmed to be HIV-positive, the risk would be 0.1 to 0.2 percent per episode

Hello Doctor. All I'd like to tell you is that you are doing a great job with your service. Not to take much of your time, based on your statement "if your partner were confirmed to be HIV-positive, the risk would be 0.1 to 0.2 percent per...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...to someone who is positive (has the virus). Different types of exposures carry different levels of risk. Yes, the 0.1 to 0.2 percent statistical risk per episode is correct. This risk applies to unprotected receptive vaginal intercourse with a... Read more »

What percent does mix couples have on staying HIV-

My hubby came back from prison 5 years later hiv+ iam - We practise safe sex but a condom... Read more »

my hiv labs

i need help understandin my labs and what they meanCD4 COUNT:822.CD4%:43.1HIV RNA... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

11.5 Percent HIV/AIDS Prevalence in Mozambique: Report

... Mozambique's HIV prevalence is 11.5 percent, according to the southern African nation's first comprehensive surveillance report, which was released Monday by the health Read more »
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Declining Concentration of HIV in Correctional Facilities, but 20 Percent of HIV-Infected People in the U.S. Have Been in a Correctional Facility

...the portion of the HIV epidemic that is represented by the millions of people that go through jails and prisons is a smaller percentage of the overall U.S. epidemic than it was a decade ago. In 1997, there was a paper that was written by Ted... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Survey Finds 24 Percent of Zambians Accessing HIV/AIDS Voluntary Counseling, Testing

... A recent survey conducted in Zambia found that "only 24 percent of people are accessing Voluntary Counseling and Testing (VCT)," while 99 percent of teenagers and adults surveyed said they Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Rate Hits 31 Percent in Lesotho, 40 Percent of Women in Botswana

...Almost a third of Lesotho's population has been infected with HIV, while in Botswana 40 percent of all pregnant women are HIV-positive, said two reports released Tuesday in the southern African countries. In Lesotho's capital Read more »
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Percent of HIV symptoms

Posted by Anonymous
...arthralgia, pharyngitis, malaise, weight loss, aseptic meningitis and myalgia (Kahn 1998). In one study (Hecht 2002), fever (80 %) and malaise (68 %) had the highest sensitivity for clinical diagnosis of acute HIV-1 infection, whereas loss of... Read more »

1.1 Million American living with HIV/AIDS

Posted by Florida69, 2 Replies
...in 2006. Previous estimates put the number of new infections at about 40,000 a year. Of all the people infected with HIV, 48 percent were men who have sex with men, the CDC said. While male-to-male sexual contact was the leading cause of HIV... Read more »

Long-term HIV and Aids survivors' health worrying

Posted by ScotCharles
...the New York Times reports. CDC estimates show that the number of people ages 50 and older living with HIV increased by 77 percent between 2001 and 2005 and that this population now represents more than 25 percent of all HIV and Aids cases in... Read more »

hiv-negative aids?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...the opportunistic infections or otherwise rare cancers associated with AIDS. Non-HIV AIDS patients may comprise perhaps one percent of all AIDS patients. While the majority of Non-HIV AIDS patients do not belong to any of the risk groups such as... Read more »