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How Are We Affected By Hiv/aid In Colombia

Here's a taste of what has to offer on this topic:
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Sex Work Increasing on Colombia's Caribbean Coast, Contributing to Increased HIV Prevalence, IRIN/PlusNews Reports

The sex tourism industry is expanding in the Colombian city of Cartagena, which could be contributing to an increase in HIV prevalence in the region, IRIN/ PlusNews reports. According to IRIN/ PlusNews, a combination of wealthy tourists and local... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

EU Grants €27 Million to Colombia, Zimbabwe

On Thursday, the European Commission pledged €15 million (US$20 million) to Zimbabwe and €12 million (US$16 million) to Colombia. In Zimbabwe, the new funds will aid displaced persons, those with HIV/AIDS and vulnerable children. More than 1... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Recent Releases: Research on Children Affected by HIV/AIDS; Analysis of U.S. Aid to Africa; Canadian Visa Application Revised; Updated Global Fund Treatment Data

Horizons Report , Population Council : The newsletter's theme is psychosocial support for children and includes research from Rwanda and Zimbabwe showing how operations research informs programs supporting children affected by HIV/AIDS (Population... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Can I donate using cash or checks from Colombia??

Dear Doctor Bob... Four week ago a Sex Worker performed me unprotected Oral Sex (No vaginal sex). I performed her unprotected oral sex (cunnilingus). But she bite my penis and it was bleeding. She didnt notice it, until she performed oral sex newly...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,A hooker gave you three hummers despite your hemorrhaging Mr. Happy? Dude, she must have been rather desperate and you must have been really horned up. Your HIV risk remains quite low, assuming the hooker's mouth was not also bleeding. I... Read more »

confirmatorios sobre examen de elisa para vih y west blood negativos en colombia barranquilla

dr me relizaron un test elisa resultado positivo el confirmatorio negativo y un west blood negativo que puedo deducir de todo esto o si hay que relizar mas controles ??? ...
Jorge Santana Bagur, M.D.

Response from Jorge Santana Bagur, M.D.

Universidad de Puerto Rico
Tengo algo de duda.El confirmatorio de que? , del Elisa o del Western Blot.Me parece que lo mejor que puede considerar es consultarlo con el laboratorio que realizo la prueba y su medico. La prueba de Elisa hoy dia es muy confiable y reporta muy... Read more »


Estimados Profesionales de esta especialidad.Gracias por ayudarnos a llevar nuestra situacin con mensajes tan importantes para nuestra vida. Paso a contarle: En Agosto del ao 2005 fu diagnsticado positivo. Tuve varias caractersticas propias de este...
Jorge Santana Bagur, M.D.

Response from Jorge Santana Bagur, M.D.

Universidad de Puerto Rico
Estimado Amigo:Me complace su actitud y deseo de vivir y lo felicito.En cuanto a los latidos acelerados del corazon pudiese ser secundario a los medicamentos . En ocasiones el Sustiva se a asociado con palpitaciones y algunas arritmias cardiacas.Si... Read more »

extreme peur du hiv, j ai besoin de votre aide dr.

Salut dr. Bob, j aurais aimer ne pas avoir a vous dranger, je comprends pas langlais si bien pour chercher une rponse a mes problmes dans votre site, mais mes doutes vont finir par me tuer, en fait si je n tait pas catholique le suicide aurait t...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
A ta grande dception et malgr ton admonition de ne pas te le dire, ma rponse est trs courte et trs simple : tu dois te faire faire un test. Au moins, trois mois se sont couls, donc le rsultat du test sera fiable. Comme j'ai dit de multiples... Read more »
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December 1st, World Aid's Day

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Don't forget this annual "event, commemorance", etc. I think the name should be changed to World HIV/AIDS day myself.
Focus this year is on infected women/children. I think it's important we:remember those we've lost, remember OURSELVES, and unite... Read more »

mthod may aid hiv patients

Posted by raymond, 1 Reply
look up may 7 2013 Read more »

HIV/AID and the Senior Citizen

Posted by Anonymous
I would like to interview an HIV/AIDs positive senior citizen for a Social Work Research Paper that I am working on that must be submitted to my professor on 11/09/03. The person who will allow me to conduct the interview's Identity will be... Read more »

Bigotry only aiding in more HIV cases!

Posted by paman1964, 3 Replies
Bigotry and HIV becomes a bad combination when you cannot bring someone you love to meet your family and so on!
Ignorance is a major cause of the spread of HIV! Read more »