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How Did Magic Get Aids

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Magic Johnson: Take AIDS Fight Into Black Communities

"When I was diagnosed with HIV 17 years ago, I worried about my health and my family. And I worried about what people might think of me. "This year, [CDC] reported that more than 230,000 Americans have HIV and are not aware of it. The... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Magic Johnson's Wife Cookie Johnson Participates in "I Stand With Magic" Campaign to Reduce HIV/AIDS Among Blacks

Former National Basketball Association player Earvin "Magic" Johnson's wife, Cookie Johnson, on Wednesday said she will take a leading role in Magic Johnson's five-year, $60 million "I Stand With Magic" campaign to fight HIV/AIDS among blacks, USA... Read more »
TheBody.com

Q&A: Nelson George, Director of The Announcement, Talks Magic Johnson and HIV/AIDS

Nelson George (Credit: ESPN Films) It was the disclosure heard around the world: On Nov. 7, 1991, basketball great Earvin "Magic" Johnson announced that he is HIV positive. To commemorate the 20th anniversary of the disclosure and its... Read more »
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Was there a dip in the birth rate 9 months after Magic Johnson's press conference announcing he had A.I.D.S.

Did the birth rate dip 9 months after Magic Johnson's press conference announcing he had A.I.D.S.? The same sexual practices that prevent A.I.D.S. also prevent pregnancy....
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Hi. Thank you for your question. On November 7, 1991, Earvin "Magic" Johnson announced at a press conference that he was infected with HIV. Therewere several studies that looked at the effects of the Magic Johnsonannouncement, and how... Read more »

AFFECT OF MAGIC'S WIFE'S REVELATION THAT MAGIC HAS BEEN CURED

WHAT AFFFECT, IF ANY, DO YOU BELIEVE THE NEWS STORY PRINTED IN EBONY MAGAZINE'S APRIL ISSUE HAVE ON CONTINUED SUPPORT ON GETTING THE MESSAGE AROUND SAFER SEX TO THE BLACK COMMUNITY?...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Hi. Thank you for your question. Based on widely published media reports,Magic Johnsons viral load has gone "below detectable levels". Assuming thatthis is true, this does NOT mean that he is cured. What it does mean is thatthe amount... Read more »

How did Magic Johnson become infected

How did Magic Johnson contract hiv? And how long has he been hiv positive....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Why do you ask? If Magic contracted the virus from a tainted blood transfusion rather than heterosexual sex, would it really make any difference? If I contracted the virus from a failed condom rather than an occupational exposure, would it... Read more »

magic johnson style hiv

magic johnson is still undetectible if i am not mistaken. what is his regimen, and what else has he done for his health that you know of?...
Renslow Sherer, M.D.

Response from Renslow Sherer, M.D.

University of Chicago Hospitals
I don't know what medications Magic Johnson is taking, and even if I did, I would not be willing to discuss his personal medical details in a forum like this.But the question is a good one, and an important one, if it is changed to "Why... Read more »
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Still living strong with HIV:Magic Johnson and his wife 20years

Posted by STDAsk, 2 Replies
Johnson,arguably the greatest NBA player of all time, Magic Johnson found out he had AIDS after a physical before the 1991-1992 season.

Recent news found he and his wife of 20 years relax on Italian getaway.The couple, who married in September 1991,... Read more »

6 weeks is the magic number

Posted by Anonymous
http://www.mass.gov/dph/aids/edu_promo/counseltest.htm Read more »

Magic

Posted by ScotCharles, 5 Replies
I have spent some hours looking at my old posts. I really must say I was a sour, old nettle when I began posting on this site. I was sick with a number of nasties and I had incompetent doctors. You helped me through that bad patch as well as some... Read more »

sooo 3mths is the magic mark right...

Posted by johnyboy, 1 Reply
so what is it 3mths or 6mths? got tested my 3mth mark is nov.1st. so test oral and it showed up negative. but staff said 6mths is the magic mth. but everyone says 3mths so am i in the clear. Read more »