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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: San Francisco Again Facing Cuts to Federal AIDS/HIV Services Funding

San Francisco will have to reduce funding by $7 million in the city's $7.9 billion budget, unless Mayor Ed Lee and the Board of Supervisors can locate replacement money. The cuts would affect local HIV/AIDS treatment and prevention services that... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

San Francisco Health Dept. Proposes Reducing Some HIV/AIDS Services as Part of Potential $25 Million Cut in FY 2005-2006 Budget

San Francisco Department of Public Health officials on Friday proposed as much as $25 million in budget cuts for fiscal year 2005-2006, including cuts in funding for services for people living with HIV/AIDS, the San Francisco Chronicle reports.... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

San Francisco Mayor Rejects Proposed Budget Cuts to HIV/AIDS Services

San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom recently rejected proposed cuts to HIV/AIDS services in his fiscal year 2009 budget, the San Francisco Chronicle reports. According to the Chronicle , Newsom rejected a proposal by Mitch Katz, director of the San... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Trouble in San Francisco

Hi, I recently visited SF on business and could not believe the number of homeless people around union square and up on Market St near the Renoir Hotel. There was one man who had a sign reading "Have AIDS, please donate". He had KS...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hey Philly Guy,As you probably know, almost everyone who visits S.F. leaves their heart here. Just ask Tony Bennett! (Historical note: That tune was written by a gay composer to his male lover. The publisher demanded the gender pronouns be... Read more »

San Francisco, the best place in the world to live?

Dear Dr BobI've just checked out Sperling's Best Places website and my best city in which to live came out as San Francisco!I've never been, but what I've read looks totally fantastic and as an added bonus you live there!! Is it...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hey Mike,Yes, yes, yes and no! Yes, San Francisco is as good as it looks. Yes, your STD and HIV results are conclusive. Yes, you do not need any more tests. And no, I'll never give up!Stay well.Dr. Bob... Read more »

Blu-Cross Authorised Sculprta , Looking for experienced Doc to have it done done : San Francisco area

Hi Dr. Bob. On AUG,26,2009, I got authorization apporved for Sculptra treatment by my Blue Cross (PPO). (Sunken Cheeks). Blu-Cross will cover 90%.My problem is finding a Provider who has extensive experience with Sculptra injections Can you help me...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,In San Francisco I would strongly recommend Michael Echavez, M.D., 490 Post Street, Suite 542 (415.392.9800). He has extensive experience and I have been very favorably impressed with the outcomes of his efforts. You are very wise to be... Read more »

Dr. Bob, you are ignoring my question, a cry for help from Dallas downtown, so that you could hear in San Francisco.

Dr. Bob, I had taken Dapsone, 15 years ago for treating a skin condition for about 3 years, mixed with another pill and in between periods of prednisone pill. So i got scared about all this, mainly the prednisone, and then i doubted the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Your concerns are completely unwarranted. Medications that you took years ago would not affect recent HIV test results.1. No.2. Your current tests would indicate you never had HSV-1/HSV-2.3. No.Dr. Bob... Read more »
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HIV+ Gay & Bi Men in San Francisco?

Posted by Anonymous
Are you HIV+ and live in the San Francisco Bay Area?
Baymen is a fun, new program for positive gay and bi men. Come eat great food; meet other HIV+ men; share experiences about sex, dating, and health. Call (888) 9-BAYMEN
(922-9636) NOW!

Compensation... Read more »

HIV+ Women in San Francisco Needed for Focus Group

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
We Need Your Help!
HIV-Positive
HETEROSEXUAL MEN AND WOMEN
In San Francisco and New York

LOOKING FOR HIV-POSITIVE MEN AND WOMEN TO BE IN A DISCUSSION GROUP AS PART OF A RESEARCH STUDY TO DEVELOP NEW MESSAGES ABOUT HIV. QUALIFIED MEN AND WOMEN... Read more »

casting women HIV+ San Francisco

Posted by Anonymous
CASTING CALL: WOMEN HIV+ ages 2150
FOR HIV/AIDS PRINT ADVERTISING CAMPAIGN ($1,500.00)


The Blackwell Files, a REAL PEOPLE casting agency in San Francisco, is holding a casting call for women HIV+ (FDA required) ages 21 to 50 years old, who would... Read more »

PAID HIV STUDY - WOMEN IN THE SAN FRANCISCO AREA

Posted by Anonymous
Nichols Research Inc. is conducting a series of paid individual interviews with HIV+ women. The interviews will take place at our San Francisco facility.
If you are currently taking an antiretroviral regimen, you may be qualified to participate. You... Read more »