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Hiv Population Statistics

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Ask the Experts


Hello, doctor! First, I'd like to congratulate you and the rest of this website's team. Incredible job!Second, the issue: I've read several times that in the worst possible case of HIV transmission (anal intercourse with positive insertive partner,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Population statistics really can't be applied to a single encounter, as each coupling is unique and there are many variables involved, including viral Read more »

Stop/Continue Combivir nPEP

Dr. Bob,I appreciate the prompt response. When you say that "the risk is low but not completely... Read more »

Unprotected receptive anal sex

Dear Dr.Thank you for this brilliant resource it is really helping me to deal with what I'm going... Read more »
The Well Project

Talking With Your Children About HIV: HIV Awareness for Children

... Table of Contents The Facts About HIV Starting the Discussion Talking to Children of Different Ages Taking Care of Yourself HIV is a tough subject for Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Among African Americans

... African Americans face the most severe burden of HIV in the United States (US). At the end of 2007, blacks accounted for almost half (46%) of people living with a diagnosis of HIV Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

HAART to Heart Talk

...The powerful antiretroviral (ARV) drugs taken by people with HIV and AIDS caused a revolution in treating the disease after death rates plummeted when effective combination therapy was widely Read more »
Housing Works

The Right Way to Break Out of Prison

...prisoners. Housing Works client Lillian Stephens has been in and out of prison for more than two decades. She was diagnosed with HIV in 1990, and found herself in spiral of prison for drug-related offenses and staying in drug-infested SROs. But... Read more »
Connect With Others

Cure for HIV not discussed

Posted by new2this2010, 5 Replies
...Everything is being discussed except a cure. There is something wrong with the fact that no one is even concerned about a cure for HIV in these groups and The Body Experts seems to suggest how to live with it but do NOT discuss anything hopeful... Read more »

My Observation

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Such a number would be statistically unprintable since it would be too large. One single engagement of oral sex with an unknown HIV status sex partner in this population is statistically even lower. Were each on our own journey in this world and... Read more »

1.1 Million American living with HIV/AIDS

Posted by Florida69, 2 Replies
...Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Thursday. The CDC numbers, based on 2006 data, show the population living with HIV is growing as people become newly infected and as more patients survive thanks to HIV drugs. The report also... Read more »

Hiv and AIDs reporting

Posted by rain05, 5 Replies
What exactly does the CDC do with your name and information? Who is able to access it? Read more »