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The Feminization of an Epidemic

...on ARVs compared to men. This may be in part due to higher levels of drugs found in women, which may also explain the higher levels of side effects of these medications in HIV-positive women. Despite the improvement in HIV treatment outcomes in women, gender disparities, abuse, and stigma still remain significant barriers to HIV prevention and treatment. And finally, it is important to focus on PMTCT as a success story in the U.S. because...
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Treatment and pregnancy

Hello Dr, I was wondering can a women who is HIV positive get pregnant using her own eggs and have a healthy baby if she is taking the correct medication and undergoes the correct treatment? I read somewhere that women should not use their own eggs....
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...become pregnant (using their own eggs and often without fancy ferticlity clinic interventions)and have healthy HIV- negative children--that is happening routinely among women who are getting good HIV care. In Minnesota for example the rate of HIV... Read more »

RE: Please - For My Children (ANOTHER PERSON ABSOLUTELY CONVINCED THEY WERE HIV POSITIVE BUT IN REALITY WAS HIV NEGATIVE, 2010)

Dear Dr. Bob,I writing you today for two reasons: To tell you that you were right; and to thank you for being such an inspiration.After writing you the last time I still could not accept the fact I was negative, so I met with a Dr. at the University...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...well. Stay well. Thanks for your donation! And remember, don't let those teeth start shifting again, OK?Dr. BobPlease - For my Children Oct 29, 2009Dr. Bob,I need reassurance from a leading expert such as yourself so that I can more on. I will... Read more »

Political Views? (BARACK OBAMA PLAN TO FIGHT HIV/AIDS)

Hello Dr. Rob,This is my first visit to your forum. I have read only a handful of your posts and have gotten a lot of valuable information from them. The one question that I have is regarding your political views. You are in a place to give so...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...federal funding for needle exchange as a strategy to reduce HIV transmission among injection drug users and their partners and children.Bring Medicaid Coverage to Low-Income, HIV-Positive Americans: Obama is a co-sponsor of the Early Treatment of... Read more »

SARAH PALIN and HIV/AIDS

Dr. Bob,Where does Sarah Palin stand on the issue of HIV/AIDS? I'm beginning to think she's a flake. what do you think?Peter
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...into office many are cold hearted bastards that want only one thing, power to control the people. Whats very heart breaking is Children are dying from this horrible desease as well as others. I am a Christian that tells people HIV is not a Gay... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Jamaica Program Aims to Help Older Family Members Provide Care for HIV-Positive Children

... The Jamaica Gleaner on Monday profiled a program in the western part of the country aimed at improving the treatment outcomes of HIV-positive children. According to the Gleaner , "the burden of care" for many children living with and... Read more »
The Well Project

Talking With Your Children About HIV: HIV Awareness for Children

...California, San Francisco. Retrieved July 2009 from www.caps.ucsf.edu/pubs/FS/pdf/parentFS.pdf . Nation PTA (2003). Talking with kids about HIV/AIDS. Retrieved March 2005 from www.pta.org/parentinvolvement/healthsafety/hiv_eng.pdf Read more »
The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part II: Treatments for Fat Loss

... Table of Contents Fat in the Body Switching HIV Drugs Fat Loss in the Face Temporary Facial Fillers Permanent Facial Fillers Taking Care of Yourself Fat Read more »
The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part III: Treatments for Metabolic Changes

...triglycerides. Lipodystrophy means abnormal fat changes. It is used to describe a number ofunwanted and potentially unhealthy changes in HIV+ people including: Body shape changes Lipohypertrophy: Fat gain in... Read more »
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Have a positive HIV treatment story?

Posted by HIVstories
...Are you currently taking HIV medication and want to share your positive treatment story with others? Compensation will be provided to those whose stories Read more »

Have a positive HIV treatment story?

Posted by HIVstories
...Are you currently taking HIV medication and want to share your positive treatment story with others? Compensation will be provided to those whose stories Read more »

Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she... Read more »

Baby-boomers living with HIV

Posted by Mondo, 6 Replies
...Baby-boomers living with HIV We lived through the fifties and sixties, with reminders from our parents to appreciate the things that they never had in the Read more »