Hops Hiv Outpatient Study
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Increased Rates of Bone Fracture Among HIV-Infected Persons in the HIV Outpatient Study (HOPS) Compared With the U.S. General Population, 2000-2006Low bone mineral density is common among HIV patients, but data on their risk of fractures are limited, the authors wrote. To assess the risk, they analyzed data from HOPS, an open prospective cohort study of HIV-positive adults at 10 U.S. HIV... Read more »
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Unsafe Sex With Casual Partners and Quality of Life Among HIV-Infected Gay Men: Evidence From a Large Representative Sample of Outpatients Attending French Hospitals (ANRS-EN12-VESPA)According to researchers in the current study, "the introduction of highly active antiretroviral therapy has relaunched the debate on risky sexual behavior among HIV-infected gay men." They sought to examine the influences of lifestyle... Read more »
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi Hopping Mad Aussie,Relax Max! Protected sex is indeed "protected." That's why we call it "protected." Clever, eh? This, of course, assumes the latex condoms were used properly and did not break. I agree with your doctor.... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationYo Hip Hop Hong Kong Rapper,I could answer back in rhyme,But that would take too much time.Besides, for those who don't know it,I am not much of a poet.1.No risk.2.Risk would still be negligible, at best.3.No risk.Relax Mr. Ryhme,HIV did not... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESHi and thanks for posting.There is a growing appreciation of how common bone problems are among populations of people living with HIV. I did an <a href="http://www.thebody.com/content/art55091.html" target=_new>interview with the... Read more »
Stanford University, School of MedicineYou should feel good about it. There are some research labs that are tackling this question and there is now some data that are being published on the subject.MH... Read more »
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Posted by Bhammer40, 1 ReplyHey Gang:
Well the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland called and they are going to fly me up for blood work mid November. Anyone else who has at least one year of being HIV positive that has kept their VL count below 3000 and whose... Read more »
Posted by ProjectACEHi guys, I?m just here to spread the word about a new Research study in the NYC area. This study looks at HIV+ men?s use of drugs and medication.
Receive up to $430 for your time. No judgments, sex positive, completely confidential.
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Posted by ProjectACEI'm just here to spread the word about a new Research study in the NYC area. This study looks at HIV+ mens use of drugs and medication.
This is a great way to help the community. Receive up to $430 for your time. We are LGBT researchers doing... Read more »
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We are conducting a
to understand motivations around
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Participants must be:
Women or Men who have sex with men 35 or older; and
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