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How Long Do Scientist Thinks It Takes Before Hiv Infection Develops Into Aids

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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

The Stages of HIV Disease

... HIV Is a Continuum Infection Primary Infection (or Acute Infection) Seroconversion The Asymptomatic Stage Early- and Medium-Stage HIV Symptomatic Disease Late-Stage HIV Disease (AIDS) HIV Is a Continuum Most of us are used to thinking of disease in very simple terms: if you feel sick, you are sick; if you feel healthy, you are healthy. However, because HIV may begin causing subtle changes in
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HIV infection cure? Was told on CNN. What do you think? Mommy of three. (BERLIN PATIENT, 2010) (TIMOTHY BROWN, THE BERLIN PATIENT, 2010)

Hello my beloved Dr. Bob. I hope you are feeling wonderfully. I am writing because I came upon this article today on CNN's news page. I think I know you enough to figure out what you think about it, but truly want to hear all you have to say about...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...inherit one CCR5-delta 32 mutation (from just one parent), it will confer some protection against acquiring HIV and may make HIV disease less severe if you do become infected. Current estimates are that 10-25% of Caucasians may have a single... Read more »

Can HIV develop between two persons without HIV +ve?

If suppose one woman have unsafe sexual relation with two men and both of the men and woman are free from HIV at the start of the relationship and also neither the two men nor the woman doesn't have any other relation,is there any chance of HIV...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...who you are, but what you do that determines whether you can become infected with HIV. In the U.S., roughly half of all new HIV infections are related directly or indirectly to injection drug use, i.e., using HIV-contaminated needles or having... Read more »

is it possable to develop HIV in anal sex? HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2009)

hello, me and my girlfriend recently had unprotected anal sex, she has done it before so we did it the "right" way going slow and pleanty of k-y and there was no trama but this was her 1st time unprotected. we are both absolutly clean of any form of...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...sexually transmitted infections? How can I avoid acquiring HIV from a contaminated syringe? Are some people at greater risk of HIV infection than others? Are women especially vulnerable to HIV? Are young people at significant risk of HIV... Read more »

its for you ( Update on AIDS Vaccine Research and Advocacy 2009

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Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Specifically, scientists have looked closely at those vaccinated individuals who have specific genetic traits associated with HIV disease control. There is a suggestion that individuals in this group who received the Merck vaccine had lower viral... Read more »
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The Well Project

AIDS Vaccines

... What is a vaccine? Is there an AIDS vaccine? Are there AIDS vaccine trials going on now? Can an HIV vaccine cause HIV infection? What results have been seen in AIDS vaccine research? Is AIDS Vaccine research going forward? What... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

AIDS Vaccine Research and Advocacy: An Update

...Specifically, scientists have looked closely at those vaccinated individuals who have specific genetic traits associated with HIV disease control. There is a suggestion that individuals in this group who received the Merck vaccine had lower viral... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

HIV Infection in Women

...partners. Women suffer from the same complications of AIDS that afflict men but also suffer gender-specific manifestations of HIV disease, such as recurrent vaginal yeast infections, severe pelvic inflammatory disease (PID), and an increased... Read more »
Treatment Action Group

Basic Research on HIV Infection: A Report From the Front

...cell-mediated and humoral branches of the immune system, and their interaction with HIV infection and other pathogens at all stages of HIV disease. Thus, many researchers interviewed asked a plethora of questions focusing on this labor-... Read more »
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Scientists Discover 'Natural Barrier' to HIV

Posted by MOCHA
...researchers will now also start exploring this possibility." The discovery might also help explain differences in vulnerability to HIV infection among people. "It is known that the Langerin gene is different in some individuals," Geijtenbeek... Read more »

Proof

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
A user in the other section said she sat on a needle and got HIV, its very possible and it has happened before, my question is has anyone ever heard of this happening ? and do they know anyone tht this has happened to ? or say sat on a needle and... Read more »

GMHC vs. CDC???

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...organization, but I don't know too much about their staff, if their staff is mainly activists or if they have a plethora of scientists and doctors working for them. Where did the GMHC say that a 6 weeks test is 95% reliable? Are there any schools... Read more »

Read the stories but I think I'm still +

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...I've read all the uplifting stories and still cant stop thinking I'm positive as well as some of my family members. I've posted before so some of you may rememeber. My risk was slight oral exposure Read more »