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Hiv The Children In Africa

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Im doing an essay for a collage class and in tryin to disprove the fact that Hiv in the Afican Community is souly cause by male to male sexual intercorse could you please give me a few other leading cause to research more
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation However, if HIV/AIDS was solely caused by male-to-male sexual transmission, how would someone explain all the HIV-positive African women and children??? In Africa, HIV-sexual transmission is primarily heterosexual. This is well supported by... Read more »

husband hiv wife not do i stay or go

how does one comes to terms with this situation. Husband a white man living in africa.. has been... Read more »

Don't forget your friends in Africa! We also need drugs!

Dear Sir-I am a young woman from Namibia, Sub-Saharan Africa, and I have recently been diagnosed... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Germany to Focus on Fighting HIV/AIDS Among Women, Children in Africa at G8 Summit, Minister Says

...presidency of the Group of Eight industrialized nations, plans to focus on securing funds for efforts to combat HIV/AIDS among African women and children at the upcoming G8 Summit in June, Germany's Development Minister Heidemarie Wieczorek-Zeul... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

UNICEF, Baylor Partner to Expand Treatment to HIV-Positive Children in Africa

...announced they formed a partnership to expand access to antiretroviral drugs and other treatments for HIV-positive children in Africa, the Houston Chronicle reports (Hopper, Houston Chronicle , 2/28). UNICEF Regional Director for Eastern and... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New York Times Examines Expanding Treatment, Care in Africa for HIV-Positive Children

... The New York Times on Wednesday examined how care and treatment for HIV-positive children in Africa gradually is expanding and improving. According to the Times , children largely have been left out of HIV/AIDS treatment programs Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV/AIDS Has Left 9 Million Children in Africa Without Mothers; Donor Countries Should Increase Funding for Children, Group Says

... The HIV/AIDS pandemic has left nine million children in Africa motherless, British HIV/AIDS advocacy group Save the Children said on Monday in a report , adding that donor countries need Read more »
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lonely in southern africa trying to live with HIV

Posted by africanbeauty, 4 Replies
...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 women or men so we... Read more »

CNN - The day in numbers: 39.5 million

Posted by Anonymous
..."global epidemic is growing in all areas." 2/3: Two thirds of all people, adults and children, living with HIV are in sub-Saharan Africa (with its center in southern Africa -- 32%), making it the most affected region in the world, according to... 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 »

About the denialists

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply quackery, but the theory has emerged as a genuine menace to public health in the United States and, particularly, in South Africa. The theory, which we call AIDS denialism, has gained such currency with President Thabo Mbeki of South... Read more »