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Can HIV spread through talking closely?

Dear sir, I have asked same questions 2 times, but I did not receive answer, so I am still very worried. One week ago, I had a close talk with a girl who has HIV. The distance between us is about 20 cm. And we just talked less than 2 minutes. I know...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello, You really wonder if HIV can be transmitted by talking closely??? Dude, HIV is a virus; it cannot fly through the air like Superman or teleport itself from place to place like the folks Read more »

Have to tell a close friend he is HIV+

I work at an HIV testing facility and on Monday I must tell a co-worker that he is HIV+. What is... Read more »

New hiv-meds, close to cure?

Hi Brian, John, Keith.What are fusion-inhibitors, zincvingers-inhibitors and... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: Fresno County HIV/AIDS Clinic to Close Friday

... Effective Friday, budget shortfalls are closing a Fresno County Health Department STD clinic that has been serving patients since the 1970s. The clinic's 65 HIV/AIDS patients Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: Care Center for Low-Income People With HIV/AIDS Closes Doors

...With debts growing and no way to pay the bills, Executive Director Peggy Bush on May 1 informed staff and clients that VLS was closing. "We recently received notice of proposed state budget cuts that will almost surely wipe out HIV/AIDS funding... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Plan to Close Independent HIV/AIDS Clinics in Mozambique Raises Concerns, Protests

...Maputo are registered in the Central Dia system, which includes 5,700 people on antiretroviral treatment. Advocates argue that closing the independent health centers could discourage people from adhering to their treatment regimens. Maputo's... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Delaware HIV/AIDS Organization Forced to Close After 28 Years

...Delaware-based organization that has provided HIV/AIDS prevention, outreach, education and other services for the past 28 years will be closing due to lack of funding, the Bethany Beach Wave reports. The Sussex County AIDS Committee (SCAC)... Read more »
Connect With Others

My close relative has HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I have evidence that one of my closest relatives is HIV positive. My relative has not been open about it and lives as if nothing has changed. The only concern is Read more »

Close friends have Aids

Posted by Anonymous
...We (my husband and I) have recently learned that our dear friends (and neighbors) have AIDS. They are a gay couple, and one has full blown AIDS and the other says his is "undetectable", although I am not certain what Read more »

Online HIV+/AIDS Research Project

Posted by victoriajones
...the brief (approximate 10 minute) survey. Enroll here: http://www.CompuRxInc.com/HIVAIDSenrollment.asp ENROLLMENT WILL BE CLOSING ON OR BEFORE 3-20-06. As always, please be assured that survey participants and all information submitted to... Read more »

Online HIV+/AIDS Research Project

Posted by victoriajones
...the brief (approximate 10 minute) survey. Enroll here: http://www.CompuRxInc.com/HIVAIDSenrollment.asp ENROLLMENT WILL BE CLOSING ON OR BEFORE 3-20-06. As always, please be assured that survey participants and all information submitted to... Read more »