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Hiv Prevention And Condoms

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Condoms alone are not enough (HIV PREVENTION SPECTRUM 2009)

We all can easily see that the current prevention strategies of HIV are ineffective since HIV infections are still happening. Do you think that your prevention efforts are really useful? If the only use of condoms should prevent HIV from spreading...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,I agree condoms alone are not enough to end the pandemic. See below.Dr. BobPrevention equals condoms. Period. Right? (HIV PREVENTION SPECTRUM 2009)May 5, 2009 Dr. B, HIV prevention isn't all that complicated. Just use condoms. End of story.... Read more »

Condoms are inadeguate (CONDOMS VERSUS PrEP FOR HIV PREVENTION, 2010)

Condoms are inadeguate and after decades of experience we should know that very well. They aren't... Read more »

Prevention equals condoms. Period. Right? (HIV PREVENTION SPECTRUM 2009)

Dr. B,HIV prevention isn't all that complicated. Just use condoms. End of story. Right?Zeb Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Many Women in India's Karnataka State Unaware Condoms Can Prevent HIV; Expanded Access to Condoms, Prevention Efforts Needed

...to India's National Family Health Survey , the Times of India reports. The survey indicated a need for increased access to HIV prevention and education and expanded access to female condoms, according to the Times . The NFHS survey also found... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Catholics for a Free Choice Ad Calls on Catholic Church to Lift Ban on Condoms for HIV Prevention

...published an advertisement in the Washington Post calling for the Catholic Church to lift its ban on the use of condoms for HIV prevention (CFFC ad, 11/11). Cardinal Alfonso Lopez Trujillo, president of the Vatican's Pontifical Council for... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Atlanta Journal-Constitution Editorial, Opinion Pieces Debate Merit of Condoms in HIV Prevention, Sex Education Efforts

...published an editorial and two opinion pieces discussing the value of including information on condoms in sex education and HIV prevention efforts. Summaries of the pieces appear below: Condoms "Save Lives" Education about condoms "has been... Read more »
UNAIDS

Condoms and HIV Prevention

...men and women can obtain good-quality condoms free or at low, subsidized prices. However, recent analyses of condom use for HIV prevention in developing countries show that there is a growing but unmet demand for male and female condoms. In other... Read more »
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Bush ignores HIV prevention methods that work

Posted by bradford, 2 Replies
...U.S. President George Bush ignores HIV prevention methods that work! Who is informing the president on HIV and AIDS? Failure of the American president to recognize the need to Read more »

hiv,condoms,std's...ect

Posted by sadface, 2 Replies
...First question, should you have your partner tested for Hiv even though you are going to use condoms? Can a Std as Herpes be transmitted even if a condom is on and there are no sores present? And what about warts? Can you be protected Read more »

CONDOM MECHANICS: MY THEORY WAS WRONG!!

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I am officially admiting I was WRONG on my belief and theory THAT HIV CAN EASILY PASS THROUGH A CONDOM, here's why: I decided to test my little theory, and before I go any further, I must say that ONE CANNOT TRUST VERY MUCH YOU READ ON THE... Read more »

HIV PREVENTION GEL

Posted by reparatur
...Need support and a snazzy name for HIV prevention gel... Microbicides gel or cream can stop the transmission of HIV and STD's. It's also women controlled and would therefore Read more »