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Hiv Southern Africa

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Dear Doctor,I became worried about contracting hiv around three years ago from a low risk possible exposure. I became obsessed with the possibility of infection. After three months I received a negative test and vowed to help educate about HIV in...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Eric,Thank you for your kind words. They are warmly appreciated. I also am delighted you are "organizing your absentee ballot," as it's time to RE-DEFEAT Bush and have a regime change in Washington!Stay well, Eric.Dr. Bob Read more »

Can she be positive

I am(57yrs) in Zimbabwe, got sick a few days ago, i went to the doctor and was told i am HIV... Read more »

Colorectal cancer below 50 for gays only?

I am a 50 year old German male having been diagnosed with colorectal cancer in 2004. It was treated... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Practice of Having Multiple, Concurrent Partners Fueling Spread of HIV in Southern Africa, Washington Post Reports

...of men and women having multiple or concurrent sexual partners is the "most powerful force propelling" the spread of HIV in Southern Africa, the Washington Post reports. This new understanding of the effects of multiple sexual partners might... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Low Condom Use, Multiple Sex Partners, Low Levels of Male Circumcision, Main Factors Fueling Spread of HIV in Southern Africa, Report Says

... Low condom use, multiple concurrent sex partners and low levels of male circumcision are fueling the spread of HIV in southern Africa, according to a report released Monday by the Southern African Development Community , Reuters Health ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

European Commission Pledges to Increase Support for HIV/AIDS Efforts in Southern Africa

... The European Commission plans to increase support for efforts to prevent HIV transmission in southern Africa, Alessandro Mariani, the European Union's ambassador to Malawi and chair of the E.C.'s regional HIV/AIDS group, said Thursday, Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Nearly 19 Million People Living With HIV/AIDS in East, Southern Africa, According to WHO

... Approximately 18.6 million people in East and Southern Africa were HIV-positive at the end of 2002, according to World Health Organization statistics presented last week at a WHO workshop Read more »
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HIV/AIDS Co-ordinator for Southern Africa

Posted by Anonymous
...Opportunity: VSO-RAISA Regional HIV/AIDS Co-ordinator for Southern Africa ******* VSO-RAISA Regional HIV/AIDS Co-ordinator, Southern Africa UK 20,542 (GBP) Based in Pretoria with significant regional travel Responsible for co-ordinating the... Read more »

lonely in southern africa trying to live with HIV

Posted by africanbeauty, 4 Replies
hi i hope that i can find someone i can chat with here. this is my 3rd year poz - it caused the breakup of my marriage. anyhow, i am a 38 year old african beauty living in africa -and i am lonely - would like to meet other african poz professionals... Read more »

Exposure in South Africa

Posted by Jockeyguy
...going to do my test at 6 mths. I've had no symtoms except for that cold/flu I had about 3-4 weeks after my possible exposure in Southern Africa as well as a bit of diarreah during the same period. No night sweats, rashes, headaches, fevers or any... Read more »

Jobs in Africa

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Vacancies: 24 - 28 July 2006 1) OVC provincial coordinator, Academy for Educational Development (AED) 2) Southern Africa HIV/AIDS Information Dissemination Service (SAfAIDS) *********************** 1) Position: Provincial Coordinator, Orphaned... Read more »