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Hiv Prevention Facts

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Ask the Experts

HIV is not so bad anymore (HIV PREVENTION SPECTRUM 2010)

I understand you must keep the prevention message high but do you think that the Fear HIV method is still functioning after 2 decades of the HIV epidemic? Don't you think it's the same as putting warning messages on cigarette packages which never...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...counterbalance to the folks who think HIV is nothing to worry about. It would be difficult (in fact, impossible) to craft an HIV prevention message that would be appropriate for both of these groups. No doubt HIV prevention is still very much... 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 »

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... Read more »
Articles
AIDS Action Council

Policy Facts: HIV Prevention

...has declined as a result of recent advances in drug treatments, there is no cure for AIDS. In the absence of a medical cure, HIV prevention is our best weapon in the fight against HIV/AIDS. There are approximately 40,000 new HIV infections in the... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Articles on HIV Prevention in U.S.; KNOW HIV/AIDS Launches "The Know is Spreading" Campaign; Fact Sheet on Number of HIV/AIDS Cases in Hurricane-Affected Areas

...maintained over time (Rotherram-Borus et al., AIDS Care , November 2005). " What Works, and What Remains to be Done, in HIV Prevention in the United States ," Annual Review of Public Health : David Holtgrave of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Costs for Antiretroviral Drug Treatment, HIV Prevention, AIDS Orphan Care in Developing Countries Will Be $12 Billion by 2005, UNAIDS Report Says

...The cost of providing antiretroviral drug treatment, care for AIDS orphans and HIV prevention in services in developing countries is expected to reach $12 billion by 2005 and could reach $20 billion by 2007, according to Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

U.S. Support for Abstinence-Only HIV Prevention Programs Undermines Evidence Based Efforts to Prevent HIV, Letter to the Editor Says

... The U.S. policy of providing global HIV prevention funding to many "abstinence-only" sex education programs that do not promote condom use is "seriously undermining evidence-based Read more »
Connect With Others

HIV Prevention among Hispanics in Pierson, Florida

Posted by HIV_Prevention1
...near by that would volunteer to come and talk to my students. I run the Youth Empowerment Progran in this area, which is an HIV/AIDS prevention program where I talk to teens about sex and HIV and how to prevent it and how to have better... Read more »

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 »

Participants Needed for HIV Prevention Study

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...software. We're currently conducting an online research study for men who have sex with other men. Participants will evaluate an HIV prevention website or an alternative program. Please visit http://www.proiecthip.net for more information.... Read more »

Paid HIV Prevention Study--Participants Needed!

Posted by Anonymous
...software. We're currently conducting an online research study for men who have sex with other men. Participants will evaluate an HIV prevention website or an alternative program. Please visit http://www.projecthip.net for more information.... Read more »