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How Did Hiv Come To America

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Ask the Experts

are men getting hiv from women in america?

hi dr. frascinoare men really getting infected with hiv from having sex with women in this country? i have still never met a poz guy who wasn't either a druggie or had an obvious femininity suggesting homosexual history. and i work with poz people...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...right? And you work for an infectious diseases specialist who told you that "hetero men who don't use needles needn't worry about HIV infection???" Where did he get his medical degree? Perhaps second-hand on EBay?First off, most gay men are not... Read more »

HIV - SA to America

Yesterday I went through your whole website. I was stunned to see how much information is out... Read more »

re: HIV - SA to America

In regards to the person who asked about immigrating to the US.I was married last year to a woman... Read more »
Articles
Test Positive Aware Network

Positively Aware Magazine Announces "A Day With HIV in America" Photo Essay Which Will Illustrate a Day in the Life With HIV

...snapshot of a moment from their everyday life. The photo essay hopes to present a portrait of our world and to put a face on HIV/AIDS in the U.S., in an effort to de-stigmatize life with HIV. Selected photos will appear in a special section of... Read more »
The Body

HIV/AIDS in Black America: The Uphill Battle

...was on the news. Earvin "Magic" Johnson, star of the Los Angeles Lakers basketball team, announced to the world that he was HIV positive. I was completely shocked. Growing up, all I "knew" about HIV was that it was a white disease, and a gay one... Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

Black America and HIV Testing

...were positive, and 3 percent of Black women. "Our rates are higher than West Africa," Shannon L. Hader, director of the D.C.'s HIV/AIDS Administration told the Washington Post . "They're on par with Uganda and some parts of Kenya."... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Ashley Judd and Salma Hayek Use Their Fame to Focus Attention on HIV/AIDS in Latin America

... Ashley Judd and Salma Hayek toured Central America recently to preach HIV/AIDS awareness and promote the one-hour documentary, "Confronting the Pandemic," that aired on the Learning Channel on World Read more »
Connect With Others

Doing an Essay on Aids/Hiv in america

Posted by Anonymous
...Please if anyone can answer a few questions about living with Hiv/Aids. I attend Bryant and Stratton in Rochester NY and for my end of sememster project i choose to talk about Aids/Hiv in america. Read more »

Canada and America

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...How did the tests from 3 years ago improve ? in canada if im not mistaken they test for HIV 1 and 2 butin the states they have to test seperately for both right ? and other then elisa what else do they do in the labs Read more »

Traveling through Latin America

Posted by FredR, 2 Replies
...Over the next year I will be driving from Portland, Oregon to Argentina and back. I would love to hear from any one with HIV who is on meds and has traveled extensively through Latin America, especially with a car and border crossings. Any... Read more »

starting a HIV/AIDS charity

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hie lm an HIV positive African woman living in America.Long before l tested positive ,I wanted to start an orgaization to help people with Read more »