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How Do Aids Spread

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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Filipinos Uneducated About HIV/AIDS, Spread of Disease, Government Survey Says

Many Filipinos are uneducated about HIV/AIDS and how the disease spreads, according to a survey released Tuesday by the government's Commission on Population , a division of the Philippine Department of Health , AFP/ Yahoo! News reports. The... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Zambia Seeks to Criminalize Deliberate AIDS Spread

The government of Zambia last week said it would introduce a law making the deliberate spread of HIV/AIDS a crime punishable by up to 20 years in jail. If enacted, the legislation would be the first such law in Africa. One Zambian adult in five has... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

China: Condoms Distributed on Long-Distance Buses to Prevent HIV/AIDS Spread

As part of an HIV/AIDS prevention program launched by China and Britain, free condoms are being offered to passengers on over 70 buses running the well-traveled route along Highway 318 between the Sichuan province and the Tibet Autonomous Region.... Read more »
Ask the Experts

HIV AIDS SPREAD

Help me i kissed a prostitute are their chances that i got the disease...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

Test Positive Aware Network
Hi there:HIV is not spread through casual contact. You were not at risk.In health,Richard... Read more »

Question #1: acne and aidsQuestion #2: Question about the spreading of A.I.D.S and Diabetes?

Hi. Since it seems that acne can be broken by hard rubbing or other picking, would it be possible that blood-borne diseases such as HIV could be transmitted by close contact with a person that has one of these diseases and a lot of acne? What kind...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Hi. Thank you for your questions. Both of these questions deal withbreakdowns in the integrity of the skin. Simply put, if there is anybreakdown in the integrity of the skin, and a high risk body fluid likeblood, semen, or vaginal secretions gets... Read more »

can mosquitoes spread AIDS?

through mosquitos aids can be transfered?...
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
There is no evidence that this can happen.... Read more »

fear of spreading aids in the workplace

I work with a person who just told me he had aids. I work indirect contact as technical support. this person has very dry chapped hands that bleed and spits when talking. Also, this person has constant nose mucas drip that he wipes with his hand...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
Great question. The HIV-positive co-worker with lousy hygiene is a common and understandably scary situation. I hope my answer will make sense to you. What you are watching as this person's nose drips constantly, as he wipes his nose with his... Read more »
Connect With Others

Stop AIDS denialists from spreading their message!

Posted by Robert1, 3 Replies
Denialism is getting some attention again.

Brent Leung and David Syner who made a silly film called The House of Numbers <http://houseofnumbers.com> will be on the Derek and Romaine show Monday August 31. http://www.siriusoutq.com/

Their... Read more »

Is the triple cocktail helping to spread AIDS?

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
I've written what is currently the only computer application solely dedicated to the mathematical analysis of HIV. It's called HIV pathogenesis modeler, and can be downloaded at:
http://www.agmh.org/softw.htm

While using the SI model in the program, I... Read more »

spread aids................ NICE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Posted by daisey6205, 5 Replies
just a note to update you all.
it has been a hell of a long i have traveled in the last year and a half. i have come to realize that the best friends i have are the ones i have never even met... those here that continually pray for my safety and... Read more »

In 80's, Fear Spread Faster Than AIDS

Posted by Anonymous
The New York Times, June 15, 2001, Page B1

The Big City: In 80's, Fear Spread Faster Than AIDS

By JOHN TIERNEY

IN July of 1988, at the height of the AIDS epidemic, the estimated number
of cases in New York City suddenly plummeted. The city health... Read more »