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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Role of STD Detection and Treatment in HIV Prevention

... What is the link between STDs and HIV infection? How can STD treatment slow the spread of HIV infection? What are the implications for HIV prevention? Where can I get more information? References Testing and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) can be an effective tool in preventing the spread of HIV , the virus that causes AIDS. An understanding of
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 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 »

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
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...HIV-prevention tool we have to date. However, it is far from the only tool or intervention in the prevention armamentarium! Effective HIV prevention is far more complicated than you might imagine and condoms alone are not the "end of story"... Read more »

Bush and HIV prevention

Why do you think Bush is doing a bad job of HIV prevention?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...unlimited funds to waste on the disastrous war in Iraq and useless missile defense shields, they have only limited dollars for HIV prevention. Back in 1996, twenty-five percent of the CDC's HIV/AIDS prevention budget was allocated for HIV testing... Read more »
Articles
HIV Prevention Justice Alliance

Sept. 22: Join CHAMP and the HIV Prevention Justice Alliance for RED HOT Webinar Discussion and Strategy on HIV Prevention

...September 22, 2010 3:30-5:00 pm Eastern / 2:30-4:00 pm Central / 1:30-3:00 pm Mountain / 12:30-2:00 pm Pacific Strategy Lab for HIV Prevention Policy Monthly Webinar/Discussion Dial in: 1-866-740-1260, code 4272302 Webinar login: ... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Clinical Trial of Antiretroviral-Based HIV Prevention Strategies for Women Now Under Way

...HIV-uninfected women at risk for HIV infection in four African countries. The trial will test the safety and efficacy of two different HIV prevention strategies: an investigational microbicide gel containing the antiretroviral drug tenofovir, and... 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 »

Join us to take HIV Prevention to the next level!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...pre-implementation activities to: 1) Asses the viability of utilizing the chat rooms to provide services, referrals and to implement HIV prevention interventions, 2) Better define online social networks of seropositive MSM of color that... Read more »

Join us to take HIV Prevention to the next level!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...pre-implementation activities to: 1) Asses the viability of utilizing the chat rooms to provide services, referrals and to implement HIV prevention interventions, 2) Better define online social networks of seropositive MSM of color that... Read more »

Join us to take HIV Prevention to the next level!

Posted by Anonymous
...pre-implementation activities to: 1) Asses the viability of utilizing the chat rooms to provide services, referrals and to implement HIV prevention interventions, 2) Better define online social networks of seropositive MSM of color that... Read more »