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How Many Teen Deaths Has The Aids Epidemic Cause In Congo, Africa

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U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

The Evidence That HIV Causes AIDS

...person is diagnosed with AIDS when his or her immune system is seriously compromised and manifestations of HIV infection are severe. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) currently defines AIDS in an adult or adolescent age 13 years or older as the presence of one of 26 conditions indicative of severe immunosuppression associated with HIV infection, such as Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia (PCP), a condition...
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please help settle a bet Dr. Bob (ORIGIN OF AIDS,2009) (CONSPIRACY THEORIES, 2009)

Hello Dr. Bob,Hope you are doing well and I am a huge fan of the forum. my buddy and I are involved in an ongoing bet on whether the government is using HIV to perpetuate a biological warfare program. Dr., I already know that scientists use labs to...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...conspiracy theories seldom are. Well, what about a highly secret malicious plot to wipe out gays and drug users?!?!?! Well, the epidemic began in rural Africa. That's not exactly a hotbed of hedonistic gay pleasure domes or intravenous heroin... Read more »


what are your thoughts and opinions on this article?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...about AIDS denialism in general for our readers who may not know the history of this misguided cult. In the early years of the epidemic, a few scientists postulated that HIV infection may not be the cause of AIDS. They suggested a number of other... Read more »

No Surprise

Just as I suspected, Dr. Boob doesn't have the have based your medical career on an unproven thoery.....Bravo! George Clooney would be very proud of you!
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...25 to 44 age group, AIDS is the leading cause of death for men and the second leading cause of death for women (UNAIDS. AIDS epidemic update: December 2000; CDC. HIV/AIDS Surveillance Report 1999;11[2]:1; CDC. MMWR 1999;48[RR13]:1).This document... Read more »

Is the AIDS epidemic declining?

Mr Sowadsky:Could you please comment on the latest numbers from the recent issue (June 9) of the HIV/AIDS Surveillance Report, the CDC's publication that tracks the epidemic. Given the continued drop in new cases, when could we conclude that this...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...June 1998 edition of the HIVAIDS Surveillance Report. Let me clear up some of the confusion. As you will see, not only is the epidemic not ending, the number of people living with the virus may actually be going up, both in the USA, and... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

The Feminization of an Epidemic

...female partners. 7 However, some analyses have shown that there is no real evidence that "down-low" behavior is fueling the epidemic among black women and that HIV prevention efforts in the African American community should not be focused on a... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...was thought toprimarily affect gay men. However, as the years passed, women have emerged asanother group hard hit by the AIDS epidemic. Even though more men than womenstill have HIV in the US, women are catching up. In some countries, HIV+... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among Hispanics/Latinos

... The HIV epidemic is a serious threat to the Hispanic/Latino community. While Hispanics/Latinos 1 represented approximately 15% of the United Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Depression and HIV/AIDS those with few or no symptoms of depression. For those women who made contact with a mental health provider, the risk of death was decreased by half. It is important that depression be diagnosed and treated as quickly as possible to avoid... Read more »
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time line

Posted by Anonymous
...confirmed that the man was infected with HIV. Related Links The Origins of AIDS Interview with Dr. Peter Piot 1979 Epidemic becomes visible in Haiti Between June 1979 and November 1981, doctors in Haiti diagnose 12 cases of Kaposi's... Read more »

AIDS- 3rd leading cause of death

Posted by Anonymous
...improve the expected outcome. While Mathers and Loncar are unable to account for unforeseen events such as the emergence of new deadly diseases or major outbreaks like a flu pandemic, their projections may help to set the agenda of global health.... Read more »

Are They Right?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Why do some people insist that HIV does not cause AIDS and that test is not accurate? Read more »

Devo Member dead from AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Its official Bob is dead Read more »